Knowing what you want to do with your career is one thing, but knowing what jobs are in high demand is equally helpful. There is a natural ebb and flow of work, but knowing what is hiring close to you now can really help point your job search efforts in the right direction. This information can help you find work and even focus your training and educational efforts to position yourself better to find a job you love.
Here is a look at the top jobs in hiring in Smyrna right now.
Production Line Workers
Production Line workers work on various assembly lines to build various products. The job often requires working with industrial machinery and a variety of materials, depending on what is being manufactured. Otherwise known as assemblers or fabricators, workers in this role assemble finished products and the parts that go into them. They use tools, machines, and their hands to make engines, computers, aircraft, ships, boats, toys, electronic devices, control panels, and much more.
Workers typically do the following:
- Read and understand schematics and blueprints.
- Position or align components and parts either manually or with hoists.
- Use hand tools or machines to assemble parts.
- Conduct quality control checks.
- Clean and maintain work area, tools, and other equipment.
Our clients are hiring production workers in Smyrna, TN. We’re looking for team members who are able to work in a fast-paced environment, packaging, lifting 15-45lbs, bending and twisting, across a variety of shifts. Production positions pay between $13-14.50 per hour. Reach out if this is a job that you think would be a great fit for you.
Equipment Operator Jobs
Equipment operators are responsible for operating and managing industrial trucks and machines to perform a wide variety of activities. For example, forklift operators move objects to and from storage areas, machines, and loading docks, into railroad cars, trucks, or storage facilities. Responsibilities include operating their machines, identifying damages, reporting shortages, reporting quality deficiencies, transporting materials to workstations, inspecting machinery, evaluating the need for repairs, and keeping updated records of inventory.
Equipment operators need to have excellent attention to detail, good knowledge of their machines, excellent coordination, good time management skills, interpersonal and communication skills. Operators need to be in very good physical condition and able to work on their feet for prolonged periods of time. But in addition to all that, training and certification for operating specific machines is also often required.
Opportunities in all shifts are available. Forklift positions pay between $15.75 and $17.25 per hour. If you’re ready to start your career, connect with the team today.
Material Handler Jobs
One of the great things about warehouse operation and packing is that generally, the work doesn’t take specialized training or education. There are many entry-level positions and many opportunities to learn on the job. There are many material handler and lifter positions available even in temp-to-hire contracts in Smyrna right now. Workers need to hand stack and lift bundles and packages. All shifts are available, and pay depends on experience. Candidates should be able to read and understand training material. They need to exercise independent care and discretion and be able to work independently without supervision. If you are ready to kick start your career in warehouse operations, connect with the team today.
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