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Human resource manager

Location: hickory, NC

SALARY: $83,000 annually (approx)

Our Manufacturing client is seeking an HR Manager that will provide staff services relating to employment, organizational development, compensation, employee welfare plans, and health & safety. This person will plan, direct,and coordinate the activities of  human resources to meet company objectives. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline

  • HR Certification preferred

  • Experience managing HR and Safety functions in a manufacturing environment is required.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite software (word, excel, power point and outlook) and ability to navigate and research the Internet and Payroll database software.

product DEVELOPMENT engineer

Location: lenoir, NC

Our Furniture Manufacturing client is seeking an experienced PD Engineer to join their forward thinking and award winning team! This position reports to the Director of Product Development for the Upholstery Operations


Must have a minimum of 4 years of experience in Upholstery Product Development

sOURCING manager

Location: LENOIR, NC

The person in this position is responsible for managing supply by cultivating a comprehensive understanding of commodities, suppliers, and production processes; coordinating supplier selection; actively managing supplier relationships and performance; and developing supplier capabilities. when appropriate. Serves as a primary liaison between Design and Suppliers during Product Development


  • BS in Engineering/ Design, Business or related field. MBA or relevant professional certifications desirable.

  • 4+ Years’ Experience in Supply Chain Management or Strategic Sourcing role, preferably in a made-to-order manufacturing environment.

  • Experience with both Domestic and International Sourcing preferred.

  • Experience in Product Development Sourcing preferred.

Upholstery plant manager

Location: hickory, nc area

The person in this position is responsible for managing all aspects of upholstered furniture, providing leadership and directing tasks through hands-on leadership while being able to appropriately delegate responsibilities in support of corporate objectives. This person will report to the VP of Operations


  • Minimum of 4 years as a Plant Manager in an upholstery factory. 

  • Strong knowledge of furniture manufacturing processes including balanced scheduling, BOMs, routings, labor piece rates, product costing…

  • Ability to lead change through support and collaboration of others

  • Experience in critical software applications. Including but not limited to Excel, Lotus Notes, Word, and SAP.


inventory controller

Location: lenoir, nc

Our manufacturing client is seeking an Inventory Controller that will report to their Director of Supply Chain. This position is responsible for managing inventory levels that balance having an uninterrupted supply to support sales while minimizing inventory carrying costs.


  • Inventory control role for a min. of 5 years

  • Working knowledge of and keen interest in Forecasting

  • Syteline or similar ERP system

  • APICS certification is a plus

Process & Quality engineer

location: hickory, nc

Process Engineer whose duties will range between Process Improvement, Quality Management, and Safety. Our client, within the Plastic Molding Industry, provides a competitive salary and 8-5 working hours.


  • Responsible for the plan design and implementation of robotics or fixed automation to improve manufacturing systems

  • Responsible for ensuring that systems are in place to continually measure and improve productivity while measuring and reducing scrap/waste. Compares current to historic results and reports findings to management for action.

  • Responsible for maintaining the quality management system.

  • Act as Safety Manager for the company

maintenance technician

Our client, a Packaging Company in Catawba County, is seeking a Maintenance Technician to add to its staff. This position is Full Time and is a Direct Hire.
Pay rate is very competitive for the position and local market.

Responsibilities Include: 
•Inspect and test machinery to diagnose and correct machine malfunctions
•Plans repair work using diagrams, drawings, blueprints, or schematics
•Records type and cost of maintenance and repair work


  • A minimum of 4 years as a Maintenance Technician in an Industrial Setting

  • Ability to read schematics, blueprints, etc.

  • Experience Welding and/or fabrication is a plus

industrial engineer (upholstery)

Location: Hickory, nc

INDUSTRY: furniture

Responsibilities Include:

  • Work with Product Development team to ensure accurate costing and inventory

  • Create Upholstery BOM’s and routings in SAP

  • Study process flow for maximum efficiency

  • Compare and Adjust Labor Rates


  • A Bachelors degree in Industrial (or comparable) Engineering

  • Excellent Math and Problem Solving Skills

  • Experience in Time Studies and Knowledge of Labor Rates