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by | October 18, 2017 · 1:36 PM

11 Things to Help Your Job Search

  1. Apply for jobs that seem a little out of reach but are not that far above your abilities and accomplishments
  2. Get to know people through LinkedIn who work in places where you want to work
  3. Instead of talking about how much you know, talk about how you can solve problems that potential employers have.
  4. Your pre-existing network of support, which includes your friends and family, can help you and provide networking connections.
  5. Create a specific resume and cover letter for each job you apply to.  Don’t just use the same resume and cover letter for every job.  Writing in the keywords from the job description into your resume and cover letter is critical to landing an interview.  Companies use applicant tracking systems that scan your resume for keywords, so the more of them that show in your resume, the higher your chances of getting an interview.
  6. Prepare for each job interview and speak from the heart during the actual interview.  This helps you project your authentic problem-solving abilities to employers.
  7. When writing thank you letters after the interview, which you should always do, try to connect with the interviewers based on a nugget of personal information they provided or how they provided useful information about the job to you during the interview.  This technique helps you connect with them.
  8. Approach each company as a problem solver.  You want to tell them what you can do for them.  Always prepare for the interview ahead of time.
  9. When on the job, don’t settle for mediocrity.  Be willing to stretch yourself and be “willing to learn a new role.”
  10. Listen to what you think about each job rather than what your friends or family tell you about it.  Keep in mind that you’re the one who will be doing the work, so your opinion is really the only one that matters.
  11. “Do work that builds you up most of the time.”  Your skills, talents, and strengths can point you in the right direction.  Making a list of your skills, talents, and strengths will better prepare you to find work that is suitable to that list so that the job will be a good fit for you.

 

Source: Kalish, A. (2017). 11 things I wish I’d known when I started job searching, according to Muse readers. In The Muse. Retrieved from https://www.themuse.com/advice/11-things-i-wish-id-known-when-i-started-job-searching-according-to-muse-readers

 

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Resume Workshop Presented by Angela Copeland August 11 in Central Library

Angela Copeland of Copeland Coaching will present a workshop on resumes this Friday August 11 in the Central Library located at 3030 Poplar Avenue, Room L-50, from 1:00 PM-3:00 PM.  This event is free and open to the public.

“Angela Copeland has coached job seekers for over 10 years, and is the founder of her coaching practice, Copeland Coaching. She is the host of the Copeland Coaching Podcast, author of syndicated newspaper column Career Corner, and author of career book Breaking The Rules & Getting The Job.

Angela is a member of the Forbes Coaches Council, and is a frequent guest speaker for community organizations. She recently shared her own career journey in a TEDx Talk titled, “How I broke the rules & found my perfect job.” Angela has also been quoted as an industry expert in a number of national publications, including The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, Glassdoor.com, Forbes, Business Insider, Monster.com, Fast Company, and The Huffington Post.

Angela has received recognition for her work, including 10 Resume Writers We Love by Recruiter.com, Top Career Website by Career Igniter, Best Career Blog by Credit Donkey, and Top 25 Resume Builder and Top 25 Inspirational Career Advice Bloggers by PersonalIncome.org.

Angela provides job coaching at all stages of the job search process, including finding the right job, interviewing, and negotiating.

Angela’s areas of expertise include:

  • Resume and cover letter development
  • Personal branding
  • Creative job seeking
  • Networking
  • Interview skills
  • Post interview follow up
  • Negotiation strategy”

 

Source: Copeland Coaching. (2017). About Angela. Copeland Coaching. Retrieved from https://www.copelandcoaching.com/about-angela-copeland/

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Resume Trends for 2017

This file contains resume trends for 2017: Resume Trends

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Using Action Verbs and Numbers on a Resume

When writing your resume to apply for a new job, using action verbs to start each bullet point of your accomplishments under each job will show to the prospective employer that you made strides in your past jobs.  Also, using numbers in your resume will show to the prospective employer how well you did your job.

When looking at the job description for the job to which you are applying, use the same keywords from the duties in the job description as you do in your resume, but in the form of action verbs.  For example, if the job description asks for coordination skills, you may write something along the lines of, “Coordinated 5 team members to successfully meet project goals of serving 250 customers.”

It is helpful to add numbers to any accomplishments you had in past jobs.  This is especially important in sales jobs, where dollar figures play a strong role.  If the job to which you’re applying is in sales and one its duties in the job description is to, ‘Manage an account of $1,000,000’, then you’ll want to write in your resume that you ‘Managed an account of $2,000,000″ if you indeed did manage such a large account.  That dollar amount shows that you exceed the needs of the potential employer.

Overall, writing your accomplishments with action verbs and using numbers in those accomplishments to emphasize to what degree you were successful in your past positions is likely to make you a candidate who receives a call for an interview.

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Today Copeland Coaching Will Present “Building Your Personal Brand” at Central Library

“BUILDING YOUR PERSONAL BRAND”

PRESENTED BY ANGELA COPELAND OF COPELAND COACHING

 

BENJAMIN L. HOOKS CENTRAL LIBRARY

3030 POPLAR AVENUE

ROOM L-56

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

 

This presentation will help job seekers market their skills, abilities, and knowledge based on expert advice by Angela Copeland.

Angela Copeland has coached job seekers for over 10 years, and is the founder of her coaching practice, Copeland Coaching. She is the host of the Copeland Coaching Podcast, author of syndicated newspaper column Career Corner, and author of career book Breaking The Rules & Getting The Job.

Angela is a member of the Forbes Coaches Council, and is a frequent guest speaker for community organizations. She recently shared her own career journey in a TEDx Talk titled, “How I broke the rules & found my perfect job.” Angela has also been quoted as an industry expert in a number of national publications, including The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, Glassdoor.com, Forbes, Business Insider, Monster.com, Fast Company, and The Huffington Post.

Angela has received recognition for her work, including 10 Resume Writers We Love by Recruiter.com, Top Career Website by Career Igniter, Best Career Blog by Credit Donkey, and Top 25 Resume Builder and Top 25 Inspirational Career Advice Bloggers by PersonalIncome.org.

 

Source: Copeland Coaching. (2017). About Angela. In About. Retrieved from https://www.copelandcoaching.com/about-angela-copeland/

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Mark Your Calendars for March 16 for Resume & Interview Workshop

Poplar-White Station Branch Library will be hosting a resume workshop named Resumayhem on Thursday, March 16 from 3:30pm-4:30pm.  Tips will be given on resumes, interviewing skills and dressing professionally for the interview.

To register, text 901.860.5094 or call 901.415.2777.  Snacks will be provided.

Location:  5094 Poplar Avenue

This event is free.

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Teen Spring Break Series – Memphis Public Libraries

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by | March 7, 2017 · 4:53 PM

Goodwill Job Center Job Fair February 22

Job Fair
Austin Peay Job Center, 3830 Austin Peay Hwy, Memphis TN 38128
Wednesday, February 22
9am – 1pm

**More than 10 companies**

Lowe’s
Petco
Aerotek
AirServ
Staff Line
Goodwill
Trojan Labor
Dollor General
Pro Touch Services
Department of Corrections
Allied Universal Services
Makowsky, Ringel, Greenburg

Prepare now!  If you need help with your resume or other job interview skills, visit or call the Goodwill Job Center at (901) 384-6745

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Resume Lab @ South Library 2/9/17

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by | February 7, 2017 · 1:40 PM

The Bureau of Labor Statistics Tips for a New Career

Career changers can consider data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and information from experts when they want to change their careers.

The BLS recommends five tips, which are:

  1. “Figure out your “why”
  2. Look at the data
  3. Connect with others
  4. Match your skills
  5. Get more information”

Answering “why” will answer what is pushing you to make a career change, whether it be job happiness, money, or skills.  Making a “list of the tasks you enjoy most” in your current job will provide you with information that you can take to a related job or a new career field.  The list can also help you “identify occupations you may want to enter, or it might help you decide to stick with your current occupation and instead work in a different setting or job.”

Looking at the data means finding “occupations that offer opportunity,” which the BLS can help you identify.  The BLS publishes a wide variety of graphs, tables, and charts with this information.  Additionally, the BLS will provide information to you on the education or training you may need to enter a career.  And of course, you’ll be interested in salary information, which the BLS also provides.

Connecting with others is especially necessary when looking for a new career, because lots of times when you change to a new career field “you may not look great on paper” simply because you don’t have the required experience.  In order find out what’s required to enter a new career field, it’s essential to talk to people in those fields or people who know people in those fields.  You can start talking with people you already know to get their knowledge on companies or ask if they know someone who works in that company.  Networking through social media is also helpful, but keep it professional.  Once you have identified careers of interest to you, do some informational interviewing.  Informational interviewing allows you to identify people “in an occupation that interests you.”  After identifying those people, go talk to them and have a list of questions you want to ask them about their work.  Be sure not to ask these people for a job.  You are seeking to understand the nature of their work, but if you ask them for a job, they will be blindsided and perhaps put off.  You can ask them for advice on “how to make your resume stand out when you’re ready to start applying for jobs.”  Also, you should send a thank-you letter or email to them after speaking with them for the first time.  If they’re comfortable with it, follow up with them from time to time to keep them informed of your progress.  If you know a person who works in a company where you want to work, talk to that person.  Sometimes he or she can help you become a “”referred candidate””, meaning  that person referred you for an interview if you apply to that job.  Secondly, these internal contact people sometimes “know about job openings as soon as, or sometimes before, vacancies are advertised.”

Matching your skills requires that you “highlight the skills you have that match” the job requirements.  “Focus on skills you have that are directly relevant to the job tasks, say experts, not the fact that you’re transitioning.”  If you’re not qualified to work it the career you want to, “start working toward it.  Do you need more work experience?  Additional skills?  Professional certification?  There are many opportunities for people to get up to date in a new field, often in a relatively short amount of time,” which does not “always mean earning a degree.”

In order to get more information on the “type of work you want to do and what skills you need to do it[,]” you can use the “Occupational Outlook Handbook …[that] provides information about nearly 600 occupations in 329 profiles that describe job tasks, wages, outlook, and more.”  To see the Occupational Outlook Handbook, click this link:  https://www.bls.gov/ooh/

Other helpful websites are:

 

Source and for more information:  Torpey, E. (2017, January). New year, new career: 5 tips for changing occupations. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Retrieved from https://www.bls.gov/careeroutlook/2017/article/new-career.htm

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Community Job Listings

HELP WANTED

Switchboard Operator, Landers, 315 – 371 Goodman Rd., Southaven, MS (Apply in person)

Laborer (Apply in person after 11 am at 2925 Walnut Grove, Memphis)

Apartment Maintenance, BG Staffing (Call Joshua at 254-7576)

Groundskeeper/Porter/HVAC Tech, AAA Apartment Staffing (Call 1-877-866-0830)

Front Desk/Shuttle Drivers, Americas Best Value Inn & Suites, 7100 Sutton Place, Horn Lake, MS (Apply in person)

Warehouse, Capstone Logistics (Call Tiffany at 1-580-749-0230)

Auto Body Repair Tech/Detailer, Carey’s Body Shop (Call 485-5125)

Installer (Call Ken at 848-6900)

Tool/Equipment Tech (Call Jimmy Lawless at 767-3739)

Trim Carpenter (Need experience, own transportation and hand tools; Call James at 210-7909)

Receptionist, Roadmaster Drivers School, 8050 Singleton Ave., Millington (Apply in person)

Attendant, Blue Beacon Truck Wash, 3435 Lamar Ave., Memphis (Apply in person)

Labor (Need reliable transportation; Call Jim at 596-5335)

Movers/Drivers, Big League Movers (Need valid driver’s license; Call 468-4991 or Email resume to janthony@bigleaguemovers.com)

Forklift/Inventory, Sedona Group (Call 367-9662)

Forklift/Material Handler, DHL, 5155 Lamar Ave. (Apply in person)

Warehouse, SMX (Call 1- 855-SMJOBS1)

Groundskeeper, Rockcreek Apartments, 8125 Rockcreek Place (Apply in person 10 am – 3 pm)

Maintenance, Woodchase Apartments, 1946 Williamswood (Apply in person 10 am – 3 pm)

Warehouse, Kelly Services, 1769 Paragon Place, Suite 112, Memphis (Apply in person Mon. – Wed., 9 am – 3 pm)

Pickers/Packers/Warehouse, Talent Force, 2899 South Mendenhall Road, Suite 1 (Apply in person, ask for Jeff)

Warehouse, Advanced Distribution, 11168 Willow Ridge Dr., Olive Branch, MS (Apply in person)

Maintenance Mechanic, KTG USA (Need experience; Apply online at www.ktgusa.com)

Laborers/Yardman, Midwest Block and Brick, 200 Pierce Road, Oakland, TN (Apply in person)

Heavy Construction Professionals, PSC (Call 1-318-548-4979)

Material Handler, On Time Staffing (Call 1-855-866-2910)

Warehouse, Provide Staff, 6765 Shelby Drive, Memphis (Apply in person)

All Positions, ScanSource (Apply online at www.scansource.com/careers)

Maintenance/Groundskeepers/Porters, BG Staffing (Call 254-7576)

Groundskeeping/All Positions, Labor Finders, 1682 N. Shelby Oaks Drive, Suite 14, Memphis (Apply in person)

Concrete Workers/Carpenters/Laborers, Hamilton-Elles, Inc. (Call 213-9320)

Warehouse, Axcess (Call 290-9393)

Warehouse/Order Picker, Excelsior Staffing, 2900 Kirby Parkway, Suite 4, Memphis, TN (Apply in person or call 214-5593)

FedEx (Apply online at www.fedexhandlerjobs.com)

Forklift/Machine Operators, Prologistix, 4155 Quest Way (Can also apply online at www.applyplx.com)

Caregivers, Comfort Keepers (Need current driver’s license and insurance; Call 252-6468)

Warehouse, Abacus Staffing, 230 Goodman Rd. E., Bldg 2, Suite 101, Southaven, MS (Apply in person or call 1-662-470-5846)

Forklift/Warehouse, Surge Staffing, 6094 Apple Tree Drive, Suite 9, Memphis (Apply in person)

Backhoe Operator/Excavator Operator/Carpenters/Sheetrock/Masonry Workers, DAHCOR INDUSTRIES, 3767 New Getwell Rd, Memphis (Call 795-4405)

All Positions, Labor Finders, 1682 Shelby Oaks Dr., Suite 14, Memphis (Apply in person)

Warehouse, Aerotek (Call 462-2121)

Warehouse/Forklift/Leads/Clerks/Supervisor, Staff Line, 2838 Hickory Hill Rd.,  Suite 9, Memphis (Apply in person with two forms of ID)

All Positions, Integrity Staffing, 6685 Quince Rd., #124, Memphis (Apply in person 8 am – 4:30 pm)

All Positions, Simos (Recruiting at 4205 Hacks Cross Rd., Memphis, Mon. – Fri. at 8 am OR at Maximus/Child Support, 3915 Mendenhall on Mon. and Thur., 10 am – 2 pm)

All Positions, FedEx Ground, 8505 Nail Rd., Olive Branch, MS (Visit website to apply online at www.watchasort.com)

Goodwill Job Center, 3830 Austin Peay, Memphis (Open Mon. –Fri. 8 am to 4:30 pm for help with resumes, jobs, computer classes, HS Diploma, etc.)

Warehouse Jobs, Technicolor, 4155 East Holmes Rd., Memphis (Apply in person)

Jobs/Education/Training/Grants, Workforce Investment Network, 480 Beale Street, Memphis, TN, 38103 (Apply in person or call 636-7971)

Packer/Sales/Warehouse/Maintenance/Production/Technicians/Distribution/Trade Jobs, Workforce Investment Network (WIN)(Go online to view jobs and submit resume at www.workforceinvestmentnetwork.com)

Air Force (Call 1-800-423-USAF)

Army (Call 1-800-USA-ARMY)

 

TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES

Freight Handlers, Warehouse Positions, Slip Sheet and CROWN fork lift drivers, AUTOMATION PERSONNEL SERVICES – 1250 N. Germantown Pkwy. St. 121, CORDOVA (Apply in Person)

Warehouse/Forklift, PRIDESTAFF, 4515 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN (Apply in person Mon.)

Forklift/Pickers/Packers/Sorters, Direct Labor Solutions, 8878 Hacks Cross, Olive Branch, MS (Apply in person)

Warehouse, A-One Staffing, 3639 New Getwell Road, Suite 1, Memphis (Need experience; Apply Tues. or Thur, 1 – 3 pm)

Forklift, Exel, 228 Access Dr., Southaven, MS (Apply in person)

All Positions, Provide Staff, 6765 Shelby Drive (Apply in person)

Forklift Drivers, Paramount Staffing (Apply in person Tues. – Fri. at 5888 Distribution Dr., Memphis)

Pickers/Verifiers, PSP Solutions, 8705B Northwest Dr., #10, Southaven, MS (Need two forms of ID; Apply in person 9 am – 1 pm)

Material Handlers/Pickers/Forklift/Operators, Axcess Staffing Services, 6073 Mt. Moriah Road Ext., Suite 19, Memphis (Apply in person 9:30 am – 2 pm)

Warehouse, PSC Staffing, 3731 South Mendenhall, Memphis TN (Apply in person Mon. & Tue. from 9 – 11 am)

Certified Forklift Operators, All-In-A-Day Temp Services, 3360 Goodman Rd., Southaven, MS (Need experience, certificate; Apply in person with resume)

Forklift, Working Solutions, 6064 Apple Tree Dr., Ste. 11, Memphis, TN (Apply in person)

Warehouse/Forklift Driver/Operator, Swift Staffing, 2857 Kirby Parkway, Suite 109, Memphis, TN (Need HS Diploma or GED, experience; Apply in person)

Warehouse, Staffline, 2838 Hickory Hill Rd. Suite 9 Memphis TN (Apply in person)

Forklift/Clerk/Warehouse, Penmac Staffing, 3562 Kirby Pkwy., Suite 1 (Apply in person)

PSP Solutions, 8705B Northwest Dr. # 10, Southaven, MS (Need two forms of ID, no criminal history involving theft, drugs or violence; Apply in person 9 am – 1 pm)

 

HOUSEKEEPING / JANITORIAL

Janitorial, AAA Apartment Staffing (Call 1-877-866-0830)

Housekeeping, Americas Best Value Inn & Suites, 7100 Sutton Place, Horn Lake, MS (Apply in person)

House Cleaners, Classic Cleaning (Need own car with insurance; Call 382-8818)

Housekeeper/Janitorial, St. Moritz, 5205 Airways (Apply in person)

 

FOODSERVICE

Cooks, J3 Cajun Seafood, 3964 Goodman Rd. East, Suite 101, Southaven, MS (Apply in person)

Cookie Decorator, Whimsy Cookie Company, 4704 Poplar Ave., Memphis (Apply in person)

Waitresses/Bartenders, CloudBLU (Call 1-678-826-7341)

Crew Members, Firehouse Subs, 7111 Southcrest Parkway (Apply in person)

Servers/Bartenders, Mister B’s, 6655 Poplar Ave., Suite 107 (Apply in person 2 – 4 pm)

Cashiers, Dixie Queen (Call Andrea at 618-9666)

All Positions, Red Robin, 10211 Collierville Rd., Collierville (Apply in person)

Servers/Hosts, O’Charley’s, 1040 N. Germantown Parkway (Apply in person)

Cooks, Zaxby’s, 9104 U.S. 64, Lakeland, TN (Apply in person)

All Positions, Insomnia Cookies, 545 S. Highland (Apply online at www.insomniacookies.com)

Cooks/Cashiers/Servers/Hostesses, Carrabba’s, Collierville, TN (Apply in person)

Cook/Server/Dishwasher, Peabody Hotel, 149 Union Ave., Memphis (Apply in person to human resources department)

Bartenders/Servers/Assistants/Cooks/Dishwashers, Houston’s, 5000 Poplar Ave., Memphis (Apply in person between 2:30 – 4 pm)

All Positions, Tiger Dining through Aramark at University of Memphis (Apply online at www.tigerdining.com)

 

MISSISSIPPI

Package Handlers, FedEx, 8505 Nail Road, Olive Branch (Apply in person Mondays at 5 pm)

Warehouse, Peoplelink, Olive Branch (Call 877-323-5627)

 

TRUCK DRIVERS

AAA Cooper Truck Driving (Apply online at www.aaacooper.com)

Truck Driving Students, ASU, Marked Tree, AR (Call 870-358-2117)

Schneider National (Will train; Call 1-800-447-7433)

 

SALES

Sales, Landers Nissan (Call Jeff Field at 553-0408)

 

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Community Jobs Listings

  • Private Duty caregiver/personal assistant needed for adult male.  Part-time, 15-20 hours per week.  Applicant needs own transportation, valid driver’s license and vehicle insurance.  Basic First Aid/CPR required.  Call Carl Murphy at Call (901) 348-4507.
  • Attendant, Blue Beacon Truck Wash, 3435 Lamar Ave., Memphis (Apply in person)
  • Labor (Need reliable transportation; Call Jim at 596-5335)
  • Maintenance Tech, The Greens at Marion, 501 Par Drive, Marion, AR (Apply in person 9 am – 6 pm)
  • Shipping Clerk (Apply in person at 5400 Old Millington Rd., Millington)
  • Movers/Drivers, Big League Movers (Need valid driver’s license; Call 468-4991 or Email resume to janthony@bigleaguemovers.com)
  • Customer Service, Atlantic Trucking Company (Email resume to employment@atitrucking.com)
  • Teachers/Support Staff, Memphis Business Academy (Fax resume to Mrs. Norment at 358-1652)
  • Logistics Assistant, AJK Enterprise, 1820 North Germantown Parkway. Cordova, TN 38016 (Mail resume)
  • Apartment Maintenance (Need valid driver’s license; Apply in person at 195 Madison Avenue, Memphis)
  • Forklift/Inventory, Sedona Group (Call 367-9662)
  • Receptionist, Roadmaster Drivers School, 8050 Singleton Ave., Millington (Apply in person)
  • Medical Assistant (Need computer/medical experience; Apply in person at 7420 Guthrie Drive North, Southaven, MS)
  • Office Assistant (Apply in person at 1957 Vanderhorn Drive, Memphis)
  • Forklift/Material Handler, DHL, 5155 Lamar Ave. (Apply in person)
  • Warehouse, SMX (Call 1- 855-SMJOBS1)
  • Groundskeeper, Rockcreek Apartments, 8125 Rockcreek Place (Apply in person 10 am – 3 pm)
  • Maintenance, Woodchase Apartments, 1946 Williamswood (Apply in person 10 am – 3 pm)
  • All Positions, Discount Tire, 8015 Fischer Steel Road, Cordova (Apply in person)
  • Auto Tech, Valvoline, 7555 Goodman Pkwy., Olive Branch, MS (Apply in person)
  • Warehouse, Kelly Services, 1769 Paragon Place, Suite 112, Memphis (Apply in person Mon. – Wed., 9 am – 3 pm)
  • Pickers/Packers/Warehouse, Talent Force, 2899 South Mendenhall Road, Suite 1 (Apply in person, ask for Jeff)
  • Warehouse, Advanced Distribution, 11168 Willow Ridge Dr., Olive Branch, MS (Apply in person)
  • Maintenance Mechanic, KTG USA (Need experience; Apply online at www.ktgusa.com)
  • Laborers/Yardman, Midwest Block and Brick, 200 Pierce Road, Oakland, TN (Apply in person)
  • Heavy Construction Professionals, PSC (Call 1-318-548-4979)
  • Material Handler, On Time Staffing (Call 1-855-866-2910)
  • Warehouse, Provide Staff, 6765 Shelby Drive, Memphis (Apply in person)
  • All Positions, ScanSource (Apply online at www.scansource.com/careers)
  • Maintenance/Groundskeepers/Porters, BG Staffing (Call 254-7576)
  • Groundskeeping/All Positions, Labor Finders, 1682 N. Shelby Oaks Drive, Suite 14, Memphis (Apply in person)
  • Concrete Workers/Carpenters/Laborers, Hamilton-Elles, Inc. (Call 213-9320)
  • Warehouse, Axcess (Call 290-9393)
  • Warehouse/Order Picker, Excelsior Staffing, 2900 Kirby Parkway, Suite 4, Memphis, TN (Apply in person or call 214-5593)
  • FedEx (Apply online at www.fedexhandlerjobs.com)
  • Forklift/Machine Operators, Prologistix, 4155 Quest Way (Can also apply online at www.applyplx.com)
  • Caregivers, Comfort Keepers (Need current driver’s license and insurance; Call 252-6468)
  • Warehouse, Abacus Staffing, 230 Goodman Rd. E., Bldg 2, Suite 101, Southaven, MS (Apply in person or call 1-662-470-5846)
  • Forklift/Warehouse, Surge Staffing, 6094 Apple Tree Drive, Suite 9, Memphis (Apply in person)
  • Backhoe Operator/Excavator Operator/Carpenters/Sheetrock/Masonry Workers, DAHCOR INDUSTRIES, 3767 New Getwell Rd, Memphis (Call 795-4405)
  • All Positions, Labor Finders, 1682 Shelby Oaks Dr., Suite 14, Memphis (Apply in person)
  • Warehouse, Aerotek (Call 462-2121)
  • Warehouse/Forklift/Leads/Clerks/Supervisor, Staff Line, 2838 Hickory Hill Rd.,  Suite 9, Memphis (Apply in person with two forms of ID)
  • All Positions, Integrity Staffing, 6685 Quince Rd., #124, Memphis (Apply in person 8 am – 4:30 pm)
  • All Positions, Simos (Recruiting at 4205 Hacks Cross Rd., Memphis, Mon. – Fri. at 8 am OR at Maximus/Child Support, 3915 Mendenhall on Mon. and Thur., 10 am – 2 pm)
  • All Positions, FedEx Ground, 8505 Nail Rd., Olive Branch, MS (Visit website to apply online at www.watchasort.com)
  • Goodwill Job Center, 3830 Austin Peay, Memphis (Open Mon. –Fri. 8 am to 4:30 pm for help with resumes, jobs, computer classes, HS Diploma, etc.)
  • Warehouse Jobs, Technicolor, 4155 East Holmes Rd., Memphis (Apply in person)
  • Jobs/Education/Training/Grants, Tennessee Career Center, 480 Beale Street, Memphis, TN, 38103 (Apply in person or call 636-7971)
  • Packer/Sales/Warehouse/Maintenance/Production/Technicians/Distribution/Trade Jobs, Workforce Investment Network (WIN)(Go online to view jobs and submit resume at http://www.workforceinvestmentnetwork.com/)
  • Air Force (Call 1-800-423-USAF)
  • Army (Call 1-800-USA-ARMY)

TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES

  • Freight Handlers, Warehouse Positions, Slip Sheet and CROWN fork lift drivers, AUTOMATION PERSONNEL SERVICES – 1250 N. Germantown Pkwy. St. 121, CORDOVA (Apply in Person)
  • Warehouse/Forklift, PRIDESTAFF, 4515 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN (Apply in person Mon.)
  • Forklift/Pickers/Packers/Sorters, Direct Labor Solutions, 8878 Hacks Cross, Olive Branch, MS (Apply in person)
  • Warehouse, A-One Staffing, 3639 New Getwell Road, Suite 1, Memphis (Need experience; Apply Tues. or Thur, 1 – 3 pm)
  • Forklift, Exel, 228 Access Dr., Southaven, MS (Apply in person)
  • All Positions, Provide Staff, 6765 Shelby Drive (Apply in person)
  • Forklift Drivers, Paramount Staffing (Apply in person Tues. – Fri. at 5888 Distribution Dr., Memphis)
  • Pickers/Verifiers, PSP Solutions, 8705B Northwest Dr., #10, Southaven, MS (Need two forms of ID; Apply in person 9 am – 1 pm)
  • Material Handlers/Pickers/Forklift/Operators, Axcess Staffing Services, 6073 Mt. Moriah Road Ext., Suite 19, Memphis (Apply in person 9:30 am – 2 pm)
  • Warehouse, PSC Staffing, 3731 South Mendenhall, Memphis TN (Apply in person Mon. & Tue. from 9 – 11 am)
  • Certified Forklift Operators, All-In-A-Day Temp Services, 3360 Goodman Rd., Southaven, MS (Need experience, certificate; Apply in person with resume)
  • Forklift, Working Solutions, 6064 Apple Tree Dr., Ste. 11, Memphis, TN (Apply in person)
  • Warehouse/Forklift Driver/Operator, Swift Staffing, 2857 Kirby Parkway, Suite 109, Memphis, TN (Need HS Diploma or GED, experience; Apply in person)
  • Warehouse, Staffline, 2838 Hickory Hill Rd. Suite 9 Memphis TN (Apply in person)
  • Forklift/Clerk/Warehouse, Penmac Staffing, 3562 Kirby Pkwy., Suite 1 (Apply in person)
  • PSP Solutions, 8705B Northwest Dr. # 10, Southaven, MS (Need two forms of ID, no criminal history involving theft, drugs or violence; Apply in person 9 am – 1 pm)

HOUSEKEEPING / JANITORIAL

  • Janitorial, Baptist Hospital, 6019 Walnut Grove Rd. (Apply in person)
  • House Cleaners, Classic Cleaning (Need own car with insurance; Call 382-8818)
  • Housekeeper/Janitorial, St. Moritz, 5205 Airways (Apply in person)

FOODSERVICE

  • Crew Members, PizzaRev, 6450 Poplar Avenue (Apply in person Mon. Dec. 19 10 am – 4 pm)
  • Chef, Genji, Whole Foods, 5022 Poplar Ave., Memphis (Apply in person)
  • Cook (Need experience; Mail resume to Lee & Lin Corp., 3750 Hacks Cross Rd., # 101, Memphis TN 38125)
  • Servers/Hosts, O’Charley’s, 1040 N. Germantown Parkway (Apply in person)
  • All Positions, East of Chicago, 9289 Poplar Ave., Suite 105, Germantown (Apply in person)
  • Servers, Pancho’s, West Memphis, AR (Apply in person)
  • All Positions, Bogie’s Deli, 2028 West Poplar Ave., Collierville (Apply in person)
  • Cooks, Zaxby’s, 9104 U.S. 64, Lakeland, TN (Apply in person)
  • All Positions, Red Robin, 10211 Collierville Rd., Collierville (Apply in person)
  • Servers, Catherine and Mary, 272 S. Main (Apply in person)
  • Kitchen Porter/Cleaner/Dishwasher/Cook, Tug’s/Paulette’s, Harbor Town (Apply in person)
  • All Positions, Grimaldi’s Pizza, 7605 West Farmington Blvd., Germantown (Apply in person)
  • All Positions, Insomnia Cookies, 545 S. Highland (Apply online at www.insomniacookies.com)
  • Cooks/Cashiers/Servers/Hostesses, Carrabba’s, Collierville, TN (Apply in person)
  • Cook/Server/Dishwasher, Peabody Hotel, 149 Union Ave., Memphis (Apply in person to human resources department)
  • Bartenders/Servers/Assistants/Cooks/Dishwashers, Houston’s, 5000 Poplar Ave., Memphis (Apply in person between 2:30 – 4 pm)
  • All Positions, Tiger Dining through Aramark at University of Memphis (Apply online at www.tigerdining.com)

MISSISSIPPI

  • Package Handlers, FedEx, 8505 Nail Road, Olive Branch (Apply in person Mondays at 5 pm)
  • Warehouse, Peoplelink, Olive Branch (Call 877-323-5627)

TRUCK DRIVERS

  • AAA Cooper Truck Driving (Apply online at www.aaacooper.com)
  • Truck Driving Students, ASU, Marked Tree, AR (Call 870-358-2117)
  • Schneider National (Will train; Call 1-800-447-7433)

SALES

  • Sales, Good Feet Store, 5853 Poplar Ave. (Apply in person)
  • Sales, Landers Nissan (Call Jeff Field at 553-0408)

 

 

 

 

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Training at Goodwill Job Center and Workforce Investment Network

Goodwill Job Center, 3830 Austin Peay, Memphis, TN.  Open Mon. – Fri. 8:00 am – 4:30 pm for help with resumes, jobs, computer classes, HS Diploma, etc.)

 

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Help Wanted

  • Cutter/Folder – Need experience.  Call Gary at (901) 396-9134
  • Painter – Need own equipment.  Call Richard at (865) 340-5102
  • Home Security / Alarm Installers.  Call Eddie (901) 757-8195
  • All Positions, Discount Tire, 8015 Fischer Steel Rd., Cordova, TN (Apply in person)
  • Auto Tech, Valvoline, 7555 Goodman Pkwy., Olive Branch, MS (Apply in person)
  • Installer / Labor, Minimax Design.  Call (901) 386-6868
  • Secretary / Receptionist – Apply in person at 1948 Vanderhorn Dr., Memphis, TN
  • Warehouse, SMX.  Call 1-855-SMJOBS1
  • Sewing Machine Operator.  Call (901) 574-9998
  • Maintenance, Holiday Inn Express, 7784 Wolf Trail Cove, Germantown, TN (Apply in person)
  • Forklift / Material Handler, DHL, 5155 Lamar Ave., Memphis, TN (Apply in person)
  • Groundskeeper, Rockcreek Apartments, 8125 Rockcreek Place (Apply in person 10 am – 3 pm)
  • Maintenance, Woodchase Apartments, 1946 Williamswood (Apply in person 10 am – 3 pm)
  • Warehouse, Kelly Services, 1769 Paragon Place, Suite 112, Memphis, TN (Apply in person Mon. – Wed., 9 am – 3 pm)
  • Pickers / Packers / Warehouse, Talent Force, 2899 South Mendenhall Road, Suite 1, Memphis, TN (Apply in person, ask for Jeff)
  • General Labor.  Apply in person at 1340 Winchester Road, Memphis, TN
  • Farm Equipment Mechanic, Kalb Equipment, 4900 Old Summer Rd., Memphis, TN 38122 (Mail resume)
  • Movers / Packers, Guardian Moving.  Call (901) 386-5400
  • Warehouse, Advanced Distribution, 11168 Willow Ridge Dr., Olive Branch, MS (Apply in person)
  • Maintenance Mechanic, KTG USA (Need experience; Apply online at www.ktgusa.com
  • Laborers / Yardman, Midwest Block and Brick, 200 Pierce Road, Oakland, TN (Apply in person)
  • Heavy Construction Professionals, PSC.  Call (318) 548-4979
  • Material Handler, On Time Staffing.  Call 1-855-866-2910
  • Warehouse, Provide Staff, 6765 Shelby Drive, Memphis, TN (Apply in person)
  • All Positions, ScanSource (Apply online at www.scansource.com/careers)
  • All Positions, Peabody Hotel, 149 Union Ave., Memphis, TN (Apply in person to Human Resources Department)
  • Forklift / Inventory.  Call Sedona at (901) 367-9662
  • Maintenance / Groundskeepers / Porters, BG Staffing.  Call (901) 254-7576
  • Groundskeeping / All Positions, Labor Finders, 1682 N. Shelby Oaks Drive, Suite 14, Memphis, TN (Apply in person)
  • Concrete Workers / Carpenters / Laborers, Hamilton-Elles, Inc. Call (901) 213-9320
  • Warehouse, Axcess.  Call (901) 290-9393
  • Warehouse / Order Picker, Excelsior Staffing, 2900 Kirby Parkway, Suite 4, Memphis, TN (Apply in person or call (901) 214-5593)
  • Forklift / Warehouse, Elite Staffing, 9729 US Hwy 178, Olive Branch, MS (Apply in person or call (662) 408-4086)
  • Warehouse, Pridestaff, 4515 Poplar Ave., Ste. 102, Memphis, TN (Apply in person)
  • FedEx (Apply online at www.fedexhandlerjobs.com)
  • Forklift / Machine Operators, Prologistix, 4155 Quest Way, Memphis, TN (Can also apply online at www.applyplx.com)
  • Caregivers, Comfort Keepers.  (Need current driver’s license and insurance.  Call (901) 252-6468
  • Warehouse, Abacus Staffing, 230 Goodman Rd. E., Bldg 2, Suite 101, Southaven, MS (Apply in person or call (662) 470-5846)
  • Forklift / Warehouse, Surge Staffing, 6094 Apple Tree Drive, Suite 9, Memphis, TN (Apply in person)
  • Backhoe Operator / Excavator Operator / Carpenters / Sheetrock / Masonry Workers, DAHCOR INDUSTRIES, 3767 New Getwell Rd., Memphis, TN.  Call (901) 795-4405
  • All Positions, Labor Finders, 1682 Shelby Oaks Dr., Suite 14, Memphis, TN (Apply in person)
  • Warehouse, Aerotek.  Call (901) 462-2121
  • Warehouse / Forklift / Leads / Clerks / Supervisor, Staff Line, 2838 Hickory Hill Rd., Suite 9, Memphis, TN (Apply in person with two forms of ID)
  • All Positions, Integrity Staffing, 6685 Quince Rd., #124, Memphis, TN (Apply in person 8:00 am – 4:30 pm)
  • All Positions, SIMOS – Recruiting at 4205 Hacks Cross Rd., Memphis, TN on Mon. – Fri. at 8:00 am OR at Maximus/Child Support, 3915 S. Mendenhall Rd., Memphis, TN on Mon. & Thu. 10:00 am – 2:00 pm.
  • All Positions, FedEx Ground, 8505 Nail Rd., Olive Branch, MS (Visit website to apply online at www.watchasort.com)
  • Goodwill Job Center, 3830 Austin Peay, Memphis (Open Mon. – Fri. 8:00 am to 4:30 pm for help with resumes, jobs, computer classes, HS Diploma, etc.)
  • Warehouse jobs, Technicolor, 4155 East Holmes Rd., Memphis, TN.  (Apply in person)
  • Jobs/Education/Training/Grants, Workforce Investment Network, 480 Beale Street, Memphis, TN, 38103 (Apply in person or call (901) 636-7971)
  • Packer/Sales/Warehouse/Maintenance/Production/Technicians/Distribution/Trade Jobs, Workforce Investment Network (WIN) (Go online to view jobs and submit resume at https://www.jobs4tn.gov/vosnet/Default.aspx)
  • Air Force.  Call (800) 423-USAF
  • Army.  Call (800) USA-ARMY

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