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Production Associate

Knoxville, TN 37919

Employment Type: Contract To Perm Industry: Lifting Job Number: VT599578 Pay Rate: $16-17 / hour

Job Description

Production Associate
Automation Personnel Services is seeking a Production Associate for a food manufacturing company in Knoxville, TN. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be part of a team and to safely operate production equipment within growing food manufacturing facility and ensuring that quality products are made. This is a temp to hire position.
Pay Rate  
$16.00-$17.00 per hour 
Schedule and Hours  
1st Shift: 6:00AM-4:30PM Monday-Thursday, Fridays sometime required
2nd Shift: 4:00PM-2:30AM Monday – Thursday, Fridays sometimes required
Production Associate Duties and Responsibilities
 Responsible for completing change overs for your assigned equipment and/or production line
 Responsible for learning and maintaining customer standards for product specifications and acceptable quality
 Operates production equipment efficiently according
 Accurately completes all quality, traceability, and production paperwork
Production Associate Qualifications and Requirements  
 Highschool diploma or GED
 2+ years of machine operator/production experience required
 Must be able to start and stop equipment and complete changeovers
 Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
• Weekly Pay 
• 401(k) retirement plan 
• Medical, dental, vision, short-term disability and life insurance
• 5 paid Vacation Days after 1 year of continuous service (paid as a service bonus)
• 6 paid Holidays after 1500 continuous hours of service within a calendar year 
Interested in this job? 
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsknoxville@apstemps.com, or call us at 423.892.5072 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at  
Automation Personnel Services Knoxville Branch 
9111 Cross Park Drive 
Suite D-280 
Knoxville, TN 37923 
(Located inside TKO Suites of Knoxville)  
Bonus Opportunity! 
We are also offering a $50.00 referral bonus. Both employee and referral must stay on assignment for 30 days to receive the payout.
About Automation Personnel Services 
Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award from 2019-2024, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award from 2016-2024. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association and was named one of the Best Staffing Companies to Work For 2022 by CIO Views Magazine. 
Our goal is finding you the right job! 
Equal Opportunity Employer 

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