DALTON, GA. (WRCB) – New jobs are coming to Dalton!

Tuesday, Aerotek Inc., a staffing company, announced its looking to fill more than 150 full-time jobs.

The contract positions range from general part inspection to machine operation, and provide the opportunity for permanent employment.

This comes as good news for the Dalton economy, after having the third worst employment drop in the country for 2011.

Government figures show the city lost 3,200 jobs last year, cutting employment by nearly five percent.

However, things seem to be improving for 2012.

Since January's 12.7% unemployment rate, the U.S. Labor Bureau reports a steady decline down to May's 11.4%.

For more information on how you can apply, click here or call (423) 242-2637.