Production Assistant

  • Location
    Smyrna, Tennessee
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Assembly / Production

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Production Assistant position located in Smyrna, Tennessee. This position starts at $11.50 per hour. This is your opportunity to get your foot in the door with a great company.


Position Summary

To work directly with product packaging and movement by packing bottles into boxes and/or moving full boxes/totes to pallet or skid.  Requires the ability to lift 35 pounds repeatedly throughout the shift.


Essential Functions

  • Provide visual and aesthetic inspection of product
  • Pack bottles into boxes
  • Move full cartons of bottles onto pallets or skids
  • Conduct dimensional quality checks as directed
  • Move packaged product into boxes and or/onto pallets using the proper skid pattern
  • Empty trash cans at end of shift
  • Provide direct support for product movement (raw and finished)
  • Provide general housekeeping duties for assigned area
  • Make boxes, as necessary
  • Move finished product from line to staging area using pallet jack.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualification Requirements

  • Manual Dexterity -- The ability to quickly move hand, hand together with arm, or two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects. 
  • Information Ordering -- The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures, mathematical operations).
  • Near Vision -- The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Extent Flexibility -- The ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs.
  • Wrist-Finger Speed -- The ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists.
  • Multilimb Coordination -- The ability to coordinate two or more limbs (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying down.  It does not involve performing the activities while the whole body is in motion.
  • Lifting Requirements -- Ability to lift 35 pounds over head to total height of six feet
  • Walking/Standing---Requirements ability to walk and or stand for 12 hours per day.


Position Hours

  • Assigned 12-hour schedule
  • Schedule rotates as follows: two days on, two days off, three days on, two days off, etc.
  • Flexibility for occasional overtime and call-in work required


Organization Relationships

  • Report directly to Shift Supervisor for purposes of scheduling, performance evaluation, and compensation assessment
  • Indirectly reports to Operations Manager for product requirements, quality requirements, and overall departmental goals;
  • Indirectly reports to Mechanic for direction of day-to-day responsibilities 


  • Adecco offers great benefits to associates starting after just one week
  • Weekly pay to direct deposit or pay card with pay rates starting at $11.50 per hour
  • Medical, Dental, Vision plans available after 1 week

If this feels like a great opportunity for you, apply now!

  • Apply with Adecco

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