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Manufacturing Job Openings
Darrell Walker WorkForce offers Manufacturing Jobs and Careers in Alabama.
Shop Assistant, Manufacturing OperationsDarrell Walker Workforce
Warehouse AssociateDarrell Walker Workforce
MIG Welder, Arc Welder
Quality Assurance Technician
Stand Up Forklift Operator & Material Handler
About Manufacturing Jobs
When working in the manufacturing industry, you can expect to perform light industrial jobs, such as working on an assembly line, operating light machinery or performing general labor.
The main role in these positions is to help the department to meet their productivity requirements.
The person that would fit this position is one that is hard-working, able to handle physical labor and can meet strict deadlines as the production of the company relies on people in this position.
Job Skills in Manufacturing
In order to successfully fill a position in manufacturing or light industrial, you will need many of the following skills:
- Excellent hand-eye coordination
- Ability to operate light equipment
- General math and reasoning skills
- Excellent attention to detail
- Ability to follow directions carefully
- Ability to work in a team environment
- Able to multi-task
- Mechanically inclined
Manufacturing and light industrial jobs are most prevalent in companies that manufacture or produce products. They are also found in distribution facilities.
The jobs available typically span any of the available shifts from 1st to 3rd shift.
Manufacturing Job Titles
There are many job titles that manufacturing and light industrial positions fall under including:
- Assembly Worker
- Forklift Operator
- Light Machine Operator
- Shipping and Receiving Clerk
- Material Handler
- Production Specialist
Career Opportunities in Manufacturing
When you are looking for a position in manufacturing or light industrial, you could typically expect to work in a manufacturing or production facility.
A few of the most common opportunities you will find include:
- Warehouse employee that fulfills orders
- Assembly worker, assembling and labeling products
- Receiving clerk that processes incoming orders
- Forklift operator that loads and unloads trucks
Rewards & Challenges
As an employee in the manufacturing industry, you will have an important position that helps to keep the company productive.
Your skills are constantly needed and you can expect to be busy at all times. The job is very physical which could keep you from getting bored and typically involves a variety of tasks to give you variety throughout your day.
For some people, physical labor can be difficult, however. You must be willing and able to constantly be on the move, lift heavy items and operate light machinery. You always need to be on your toes and able to change focus in the blink of an eye.
Safety is of utmost importance and should be your main focus at all times.
Employment Services in Alabama
Darrell Walker Workforce offers employment services for the Manufacturing sector in several Alabama cities, including:
- Alabaster Jobs
- Birmingham Jobs
- Homewood Jobs
- Hoover Jobs
- Huntsville Jobs
- Leeds Jobs
- Moody Jobs
- Pell City Jobs
- Trussville Jobs
- Tuscaloosa Jobs
Contact Darrell Walker Workforce for more information about our Manufacturing Job Openings in Alabama.