Manufacturing Jobs in Chattanooga

Manufacturing is the development of new products, either using the raw material or joining different elements using physical, chemical or mechanical methods. Manufacturing is a possibility in large numbers for things like cars, phones, computers, food items and drinks. It is also an individual operation for items such as customer tailoring and wig-making, as well as other items that are not standard or customized. Manufacturing produces products for almost every sector, including:

●     Healthcare

●     Construction

●     Textiles

●     Technology

●     Military


Although many manufacturing processes can be automated, there are still plenty of opportunities in various sectors. People who start with a manufacturing career can be able to grow. Certain individuals start working on the production floor before moving towards quality assurance and control, and gain advancements to logistics or management. Project managers and engineers excel in this field as well.


Manufacturing jobs can be found in various environments and require diverse skills or lists of obligations based on the position of the job. These are some of the manufacturing jobs that are hiring in Chattanooga :



Production Associate


Perks, Perks and Weekly pay Referral bonus, Fantastic benefits and Tempo To Hire Recruitment is looking for a Production Associate job on the 1st shift. This is a temp-to hire position.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Perform work according to Standard Operating Procedures.

* Separate, fold and divide clean, dry linen.

* Examine clean linen to make sure that all standards of quality are being fulfilled.

* Label and pouch are sterilized products using the machine for heat sealing.

* Send the finished packages for the Sterilizer Operator for further processing.

* Maintain the productivity of your company and adhere to quality standards.

* Provide suggestions to management of the facility regarding ways of improvement.

* Coach and train other associates following the completion of tasks.

* Ability to comprehend and read the Standard Operating Procedures.

* Make sure the workstation is tidy and tidy.

* Other tasks as required.



Buyer / Procurement Specialist


Aston Carter is currently working with a manufacturing firm located in Chattanooga, TN. They are looking for an experienced Buyer/Procurement Specialist who can join the team ASAP.


* Responsible for the purchase of the materials and equipment needed for manufacturing operations

* Send purchase orders to vendors. Follow-up with vendors to confirm the commitment to deliver

* Make the necessary adjustments to the schedule using MRP. committed date is earlier than request date (MRP date available)

* Examine production and inventory orders to determine patterns, problems and improvements opportunities. actively manage levels of inventory to acceptable turn levels , while ensuring that there is enough the availability of supplies

* Monitor and track key supply chain metrics for the designated department(s) or workcenters and/or machines (on time complete the backlog total, red backorder list, shortage of materials, time adherence, etc.)

* Participate in the planning meetings with sales, manufacturing, and customer service as needed

* Responsible for keeping correct records for purchasing (including reconciling invoices and receiving invoices)

* Keep the work area in a safe and clean environment

* Check sales orders in the process to confirm the volume requirements for new orders by utilizing sales order reports

* Review current production schedule performance/ evaluate reschedules

* Verify new material requirements or constraints using MRP data

* Review existing or newly created ordered orders to ensure they are in line with the constraints of your work center using MRP capacity information

* Adjust/Dispatcher release orders that are planned in accordance with MRP suggestions and departmental expertise.



Maintenance Mechanic


A rapidly growing manufacturing firm is seeking an experienced full-time Maintenance Technician for our team of maintenance technicians during our 3rd shift. Monday -Thursday 4:00pm - 2:15am $20hr - 23hr The qualified candidate will be responsible for daily equipment set up and changeovers along with troubleshooting and repairing of processing equipment such as pumps, conveyors, steam processing equipment, filling, capping, labeling, detection and vision systems, tray and case packaging equipment along with process control and integration equipment.If you are interested, please apply and email


Salary: $45,000 - annual salary of $48,000

Shift first

Hours of operation from 4pm to 2am

Education: Highschool


* Operation Monitoring - Checking gauges or dials, PLC or other indicators to determine if the machine is operating correctly.

* Repairing - Repairing equipment or systems by using the necessary tools, within a safe food-related setting.

* Troubleshooting - Identifying the causes of errors in operation and then deciding what you can do with it.

* Control and Operation control of the operation of systems or equipment.

* Electronics and Electrical Troubleshooting and Repair

* Welding -Stainless Steel

* Minimum Experience and Education: High School Diploma/GED or 3-5 Years

* Experience in Industrial Machinery Maintenance



Production Supervisor-All Shifts


Randstad has partnered with the NEW manufacturing facility located in Chattanooga, TN. We have several Direct Hire openings for Production Supervisors, on 1st, 3rd, 2nd and 1st shifts. Salary ranges from $70,000-$75,000 depending on work experience. A full benefits package is available which includes benefits that are available from day one! Candidates must have at least two to four years of supervisory experience Manufacturing experience in the automotive industry is desirable. To be considered, please apply online or send your resume directly to:


Annual salary: $70,000- $75,000 year

Shift: First

Work hours: 7 am - 4 pm

Education: Highschool




* Make sure to include any organizational information that is gathered Include any knowledge gained in the QMS.

* Meeting production program in time and form (Just-In-Sequence-Production).

* Implementing good procedures.

* Promoting continuous improvement and implementation within the manufacturing process.

* Ensuring the stability of staff in its training and its competence.

* Implementing and evaluating the overall goals of efficiency in manufacturing by maximizing productivity

* Quality, and continual improvement.

* Assisting in taking care of the production system within the company.

* Be able to operate in the appropriate zones within the Quality Program.

* Assign staff, organize production and monitor absences as well as leave and training of staff. Meet the production requirements.

* Plan and make any necessary changes.

* Make sure that the goals are met of quality, production time, and quality, and then examine the results and any incidents

* Production (rework and NOK) Manage quality incidents.



* Automotive manufacturing

* Just-in-Sequence/Just-in-Time

* TS16949



Entry-Level Manufacturing Engineer

An automaker in Chattanooga, TN is looking for an entry-level Manufacturing Engineer for their staff. The Engineer will serve as the functional manager and project manager accountable for leading the cross-functional team (CFT) for production of pre-series and series and reporting to seniors. Management as the main contact point for the area of operation. This job has plenty of potential for advancement and provides a great life balance.


* Ability to manage teams across functional lines and provide solutions to management

* Engineering analysis based on technical modifications in preparation for the new projects and Model Changes

* The monitoring of pre-series/series problems was escalated during the resolution process for problems

* Analysis of the root cause of issues

* Prioritizing problems within the areas of responsibility

* Lead/Coordination of proposals to process or product solutions by preparing Business Cases

* Conduct analysis across departments of the pre-series/series process and improvements to the processes using references to technical information and using diagnostic tools or CAD software.

* The development of proposals for solutions to product quality and process-related issues during prototyping which includes the implementation of short or long time countermeasures, as well as delegating or assigning tasks to responsible departments within CFT

* Analyzing the work process Evaluation and display of measures to improve manufacturing quality costs, ergonomics, environmental sustainability and operational safety

* Planning and preparation of workshops for specific areas

* An agreement on a proposal for solutions with the affected department(s) to implement

* Responsible for the development process and sharing the lessons that have been learned

* Consideration of environmental aspects, ergonomics and safety in operation

* Coordination of engineering changes to ensure an efficient implementation

* Set up and evaluate important performance indicators to ensure the success and continual improvement in the operational area.


Production Team Members

VOLKSWAGEN CHATTANOOGA Now hiring Production Team Members. $3,000 sign-on bonus. The starting rate is $24.40/hr with shift premium as well as quarterly bonus dependent on the amount of attendance. Apply online at

Material Cutter

Are you interested in joining an organization that offers an excellent stability and working environment? We are currently seeking first shift material handlers to join our production team located in the downtown Chattanooga region. Do you want to be paid on a weekly basis? You can! You will be part of an amazing team environment and a positive environment in exchange for your dedication. The company is hiring immediately to fill it, so please apply now and contact Randstad to learn more about the position.

Salary: $13/hour

Shift: First

Working hours work hours: 7 am - 3:30 pm

Education: No degree is required.


* Connecting the components of the filter bags in one place, including drawstrings, zippers, and gathering rings when needed.

* A little recording and filing

* You must be able to multitask.

The primary duties of this position include:

Working in a non-temperature-controlled work environment that is not temperature controlled


Product Handling


Record Keeping

Chemical Technician

Are you prepared to be a successful Process Tech in the production sector? Some things spring to mind: flexibility. Reliability. Being detail-oriented, safe and not afraid to resolve issues. If this sounds like you, we'd like to talk to you. Actually, we're looking for experienced Process Technicians now. Find out the details about the job and how you can apply. We'll be scheduling online interviews with applicants who meet the requirements within the next few days. This job requires the ability to shift between day and night shifts every six weeks.

Pay: $20 - $21 an hour

Shift: first

Working hours: 9 am - 5 pm

Education: High School


* Monitors equipment and processes and reports any issues

* Performs field analysis as needed

* Monitors raw material inventories

* Submits work order request

* Enters computer data

* Completes all required batches sheets and forms

The primary duties of this position include:

Wearing steel toe shoes

Working in a non-temperature-controlled work environment that is not temperature controlled

Working weekends


* Inspection

* Product control

* Data Entry

Warehouse Associate

Bring your knowledge of warehouse operations to this local company and immediately make an impact. We are seeking reliable employees for one of our fastest growing businesses in the area. Are you at least 1 year's work experience in warehouses? Are you ready to earn $16/hour? If yes, let's chat! Apply now to be invited to be considered online for an interview.

Salary: $16/hour

Shift: First

Work Hours: 9 AM - 6 PM

Education: High School



Set-Up Technician


Advantage Resourcing is hiring a Set-Up Technician for an Innovative Manufacturing company in Chattanooga, TN. A minimum of 5 years experience is required!

Job Title: Set-Up Technician

Job Location: Chattanooga, TN

Hourly Rate: $20.25 hr

Shift: 3rd Sunday-Thursday 10:45pm-7:15pm

The job is Temp to Hire (depending on attendance and performance)




We are currently looking for an operator to set-up for a reputable firm located in Chattanooga Tennessee. We are seeking skilled set-up technicians with experience in pneumatics and hydraulics.


General Responsibilities:


* Install and cycle the machines in a secure and efficient way

* Repair and maintain mold guns as needed. Transfer and store molds by forklifts

* Collaborate with quality control and maintenance in order to ensure that process control is maintained.

* Store and transport molds with forklifts

* Determine any major repairs that are required on molds or presses, and inform supervisors.


Manufacturing jobs are expanding and are providing opportunities to highly skilled workers.

Check out our variety of available Industrial Manufacturing jobs. NoogaJobs allows you to pick between contract temporary hire as well as direct jobs that allow you to be flexible to develop your career.