The Lear Corporation in McCalla will partner with West AlabamaWorks Thursday after to host a job fair that seeks to fill positions that offer competitive pay, strong benefits and room for regular advancement.

The event will kick off Thursday at 3 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Express off Exit 1 on Bell Hill Road in McCalla.

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WAW said the jobs that need to be filled offer a salary between $17 and $27 an hour, or $33,000 - $56,000 annually, with raises offered every three months.

The positions also include paid time off, medical, dental and vision insurance after 60 days on the job, 401k matching, tuition reimbursement, time off during winter shutdowns and ways to earn bonuses monthly, quarterly and annually.

Lear is an automotive supplier that manufactures automotive seating and electrical systems. Here in Tuscaloosa County, they primarily supply the nearby Mercedes Benz US International plant in Vance.

Leadership at the corporation announced a $29 million expansion to their Brookwood plant last year, which created more than 400 new jobs. 

“We would love for you to join our team for we are looking to have what we call a Self – Directed work model to which team members have a say, the ability to suggest improvements, and be employed at a place where they are valued as an employee,” said Stacey Miller, HR Director for Lear Tuscaloosa Campus.

Thursday's hiring event runs from 3 p.m. until 7. Attend in person or apply today at or on

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