New Local Job Listings: Week of 2/18/19


Our local employment experts at Express Employment Professionals have dozens of great job openings that need to be filled and fast. If you are looking for work or looking for a better opportunity check out these listings.

Week of 02/18/2019

Millwright Maintenance Mechanic
Contractor from Shreveport in seeking 3 Millwrights to work in the Texarkana area.  Must be a experienced millwright and have some of their own tools.  Hours are 7am to 4pm.  Pay 20.00 per Hour

Multi-experienced in all levels of cooking, banquets serving, food preparation, knowledge of all kitchen equipment. Also, must have successfully completed associate level Culinary Arts programs as well as Serv-Safe or other national safety standard testing. Great company and great opportunity for the right person!

Sales Specialist
Possess excellent communication skills. Cold calling on existing customers and prospects. Associate with present clients using company products to create strong relationships and carry out growth in business from these accounts. Responsible for quick capture and process internet sales leads. Increased productivity by helping to move prospect information found in email, on web-site s and other places in to where they require it for quick follow up. Ability to work well under pressure. Maintain consistent attention to detail, self-discipline, and grit. Proficiency in MS Office applications and QuickBooks
Industrial Engineering Supervisor
Plans, assigns, supervises and directs activities of subordinates. Performance of job to meet or exceed customer expectations, quality, food safety, integrity and to comply with all Federal, State, and Local regulations governing our business.
Ensures plant facility and equipment are maintained according to standards. Directs subordinates in achieving compliance with all applicable quality and regulatory standards (FDA, QBA, OSHA, Pinnacle, etc.).
Assists Director of Engineering/Engineering Superintendent in the performance of assigned duties.
Plans, assigns and supervises work of Engineering Personnel on assigned shift.
Trains new employees in accordance with established training programs and plant procedures. Demonstrates procedures unique to plant operations.
Supervises and/or participates in the repair and maintenance of all plant machinery and equipment.
Read, understand and implement schematics and mechanical drawings. Maintains good employee relations.
Promotes established safety programs, insure safe operating procedures, and monitor employee compliance.
Ensures that work areas are cleaned and organized during assigned shifts.
Ensures compliance with all Company policies and procedures (EEO, Harassment, Safety, Sarbanes Oxley, etc.)
Maintains cleanliness of work area and personal hygiene. Perform other duties as directed by supervision.
Employees shall not tamper with any safety devices or protective equipment.
Employees shall use all required personal protective equipment (PPE).
Employee shall follow all company safety, security and environmental policies and procedures as addressed during annual training.
Employees shall report all injuries and near misses to Supervisor immediately. Performance of other duties which are deemed by management to be an integral part of the job, including but not limited to fulfillment of work schedules, adherence to attendance policies, and other applicable operating rules, policies and procedures.

Heavy Equipment Mechanic
Local Texarkana Equipment Company is seeking a farm and heavy equipment mechanic must have own tools. Exp. in Engine, power trains, transmissions, and hydraulics.  Starting pay depends on skills.

Assistant Corporate Credit Manager
Assist Credit Manager in the operations of the Corporate Credit Department, including credit limit approvals and releasing of invoices. Supervise credit clerks in the department and manage daily department operations. Manage and maintain all corporate customer accounts, including reconciliations, obtaining proof of delivery (POD), and making collection calls. Monitor the preparation of various reports, billing corporate advertising, and payment application. Process monthly AR spreadsheets.

Living Skills instructor
1. Exhibit conduct and dress in a manner consistent with policies and that reflect credit to the program and organization.
2. Teach special job skills or particular areas of Personal/Social Adjustment when requested and as outlined in
each Individual Program Plan (IPP)
3. Maintain quantity of production to meet contract needs
4. Control quality of production
5. Guide the trainee in the work process in ways that will help implement goals and objectives as outlined in the IPP
6. Keep daily production records
7. Report supply needs to Production Coordinator
8. Promote safety in accordance with established Safety Policies and industry standards
9. Report monthly progress for each trainee in the group
10. Provide transportation services using Texarkana Resources vehicle
11. Maintain an appropriate and effective work setting
12. Complete agency training programs in a timely manner, participate in other professional development as required and maintain all required certifications
13. Other duties as outlined by the Executive Director
Inventory Specialist
Local Pharmaceutical Company is seeking and Inventory, Warehouse, Stager for the warehouse.  Duties are pulling material for the days runs. Some heavy lifting and Heavy forklift skills. Good Computer skills and must be able to use a scanner to scan inventory in and out of computer system, also be able to reconcile inventory.

Duties will include answering phones, scheduling appointments, heavy data entry, filing, verifying insurance, and collecting payments. Previous experience within a medical office is preferred.

Office Equipment Technician
Looking for individual that is technology driven and willing to learn the equipment and technology apps. Day travel and overnight travel for training may be required. Company does offer benefits and company vehicle.

Kennel attendant
Applicant must not be afraid of animals.  Duties will include cleaning cages, walking the animals, brushing dogs, cleaning kennels and making sure that all laundry is done.  You will  also be responsible for  sweeping and mopping the facility.  Every other weekend you will be required to work.  Will work a split shift on Saturday and Sunday. Hours will be Monday – Friday 8 am – 5:30 pm. Start pay is $8.00  – Apply today!!!!

CNC Saw Operator
Local Texarkana Steel Company is seeking 4 Skilled CNC Saw Operators.  Must have experience with programming a CNC saw, cutting using the saw, measuring steel, and running a forklift.  2 shifts Available… 1st Shift 6am-2:30pm and 2nd shift 1pm -9pm  Pay: Up to 12.00 per Hour

Forklift/Warehouse worker
Texarkana, TX Metal Company is seeking laborer to work in the shop. Must have forklift experience, be able to wrap pallets and work in the heat. Shift will start at 4am or 4pm and will work 10 to 12 hour shifts, Mon-Fri. Start pay $12.00/hr. Excellent company with Great Benefits!!!

Plant Operator
Local Company is seeking a maintenance person. Must be able to do building maintenance and pass a test for a water operator’s license. Must be mechanically inclined and be able to work on motors and pumps. Must be willing to do the weed eat and mow the property.  Must have clean background, valid driver license, and a High School diploma.   Starting pay is $13.00.

Industrial Maintenance Position
Applicant must have experience in industrial maintenance and electrical background.  Will be troubleshooting and repairing industrial machines.  Must have good communication skills and work well with others.  Must be a team player. Will be working the weekend shift – Friday, Saturday, and Sunday  6am to 6:30pm. Pay DOE

Local Texarkana, TX Manufacturing Company has openings for welding inspector. Qualifications include Mig/wire and stainless steel welders, or carbon welding, or stick welding.  Applicant MUST be able to read a tape measure.  You will have to pass hands on welding test.  A good stick welder is an excellent candidate.  Start pay is 13.00 per hours and the work week is Monday through Friday 6am – 6pm.  Company offers great Benefits!!!!!  Apply Now!!!!

Construction Project supervisor
Prepare accurate costs estimates and bids from architectural and engineering plans.
• Providing accurate material takeoffs and subcontractor bid comparisons
• Negotiate and prepare contracts, subcontracts and purchase orders
• Coordinate all aspects of the construction project including progress meetings, safety and quality
control compliance, shop drawing review, subcontractor coordination, budget updates and change
order preparation, project billing, punch list and close-out
• Coordinating material delivery dates with the field personnel
• Inspect work progress to insure quality and maintain oversight of field superintendents.
• Maintaining and developing quality and costs control measures
• Keep a safe working environment by implementing safety programs and requirements
• High school diploma or equivalent. A four-year college degree in a related field is preferred.
• 3+ years of construction project management experience is required
• 5+ years of construction experience
• 3+ years of estimating experience
• Experience in managing projects with responsibility for budget, contracts and turn over.
• Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, and Project
• Must pass a criminal background check and drug screening
• Must have a valid drivers’ license
• Excellent leadership, organizational and managerial skills
• Work closely with others in a fast paced environment.
• Be an effective communicator with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Be “technology savvy”.

Accounting Supervisor
Organizes, assigns, and distributes specific job tasks and daily work activities to other accounting personnel and themselves. Review for correctness, with emphasis on instruction, the work of other accounting personnel. Provide technical assistance to all accounting personnel. Computes and prepares billings to various customers for services provided and prepares supporting schedules of related personnel, material, and equipment expenses. Computers, prepares and reviews periodic reports of payroll, state and federal taxes.
Calculates and audits checks for regular and specific disbursements. Compiles, classifies, checks for accuracy and completeness, arranges and posts the opening, adjusting and closing entries in preparation for monthly and annual financial reporting date.
Maintain, analyze, reconcile and balance bank statements, subsidiary ledgers and journals to cash, accounts receivable, fixed assets and depreciation, and other general ledger control accounts.
Maintain a set of equipment, material, vehicle, and other cost records in accordance with predetermined breakdowns.
Computes and prepares required billings related to pumpage for Member Cities and Wholesale customers.
Perform related work as assigned by management personnel.
Minimum Required qualifications
High school diploma supplemented by a minimum of 9 hours in accounting, from an accredited college.
Knowledge of standard accounting practices including General Ledger and proficient use of Microsoft Word and Excel.
Three years practical experience in computerized accounting office occupational environment
Supervisory experience combined with knowledge of effective supervisory principles and practices.
Considerable knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles purchasing, tax and allied systems and procedures
Ability to apply accounting principles to the maintenance of fiscal, budgetary, and accounting controls
Ability to perform detail work involving written and numeric date with rapid and accurate calculations
Ability to establish and maintain effective professional working relationships with other employees, managers, and the public
Considerable skill in the operation and care of typewriters, calculators, computer terminals, and all other machines used in connection with accounting and budgetary work.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
Ability to input information into a computer terminal following basic oral or written instructions

Accounting Clerk
Will be responsible for accounts payable, account receivable, payroll, invoices, paying bills and utilizing QuickBooks. Monday-Friday 8-5. $15-16/HR

Heavy Metal Assembler
Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks and shelves by hand.
Loads and unloads materials from other departments and installs strapping, hardware, completion plugs and other components to prevent shifting or damage in transit.
Conveys materials to and from storage, work sites or shipping departments to designated area, using hand truck, forklift or other device.
Secures lifting attachments to materials and conveys load to destination, using hand-operated crane or hoist.
Responsible for signaling crane or hoisting operators to move load to destination.
Lift objects by hand and lifting aid to assemble flanges and other components.
Label all material as required, including traceable items such as heat numbers, lot numbers and customer supplied parts.
Maintain part numbers and labels on all material racks to assist with inventory tracking.
Operate various tools (i.e. lug wrenches, drills, compressors, impacts)
Operate various lifting tools (i.e. overhead jib crane, forklift)
Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
High School Diploma or Equivalent.
Knowledge of various metal grades, thicknesses, sizes.
Knowledge of computer programs to include but not limited to word, excel, label makers, etc.

Assistant Manager
Duties for this position include: Customer service, answer multi line phone, taking rent payments from tenants, and assisting General Manager as needed. This person needs to be personable and able to walk units, inspecting maintenance work and deal with vendors. This person needs to be able to multi task and have good computer skills, including Excel and Word document.  $9-11/hr. M-F 8-5

Must have experience driving a forklift and be dependable. Will be working inside the warehouse operating a forklift. Mon-Thur 7am-6pm. Pay: $9-12/hr

Class A CDL w/ Warehouse Forklift
Must be able to drive a forklift and load and unload trucks and lift up to 50lbs continuously. Work a 12 hour Shift and hours will vary.

Food Service
Will be working in the cafeteria preparing and serving meals for the residents. $9/hr. Days and hours will vary from Monday-Sunday rotating shift of 5am-1:30pm and 10:30am-7pm

Commercial Insurance Agent
Location: Hope, AR. Salary: $35,000-40,000
Handle agency licensing (non-resident States & Agent License renewals)
Call and set up prospective employee interviews. Commercial CSR. Process cover letters on all agency billed renewals or any outgoing policy/endorsement. Invoice all commercial transactions. Create monthly renewal list. Process finance agreements & add to finance binder. Set up submissions for quotes. Review each renewal/endorsement for accuracy and update insured files. Bind coverage and send required paperwork to company broker. Quote and process bonds online. Mail/email renewal request
Current Property and Causality License
3+ years insurance experience
Proficient in Microsoft Office

CDL Driver
Local company seeking a CDL-A driver. Will be shuttling trailers 4 days a week, 6 am – 6 pm and will work one day in the warehouse. Must have driving experience and a clean background!

Experienced Carpenter
Seeking an experienced carpenter with knowledge in framing and finish work. Will be responsible for designing, building, installing, and repairing structures, fixtures, and other items using different types of materials.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Examines blueprints, sketches or building plans to determine material required and dimensions of structure or fixture to be fabricated.
Selects, loads, and hauls job material to work site.
Measures boards, timbers, or plywood using square, measuring tape and ruler and marks cutting lines on materials using pencil and scriber. Shapes materials to required sizes using saws, chisels.
Uses carpentry hand tools such as hammers, levels, squares, screw drivers, adjustable, wrenches, hand and power saws, drill motors and pry bars.
Erects frame work for structures and lays sub-flooring.
Works with materials such as wood, plastic, fiberglass, or drywall.
Construct, patch, finish, and paint drywall.
Replace and install molding.
Fits and installs pre-fabricated window frames, doors, weather stripping interior and exterior trim and finished hardware.
Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules.
Performs other duties as required.
Qualifications and Skills:
Minimum 5 years industrial construction industry experience
Ability to read and understand architectural and mechanical drawings.
Supervisor or Foreman experience preferred
Valid driver’s license
High School diploma or GED
Pass pre-employment drug screening
Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
Must be able to lift 75 lbs. and frequently carry 40 lbs. unassisted
Ability to lift tools and fixtures overhead
Ability to work at heights including climbing on ladders, scaffolding and stair cases
Ability to stand for long periods of time as well as bend, crouch, kneel and work in small spaces

General Maintenance
Local Judicial Office is seeking a general maintenance person…Must be able to do painting, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, welding and general repair. Must have clean criminal background, due to the type of business, and a clean driving history -will be driving a company vehicle  Must live within 10 – 15 minute radius  from Texarkana, because of occasional on call. Start pay $10.50 – Great Insurance and Benefits.

Dozer Operator
Local Aggregate Company is seeking a heavy Equipment operator.  This person must have Experience with dozer, graders, backhoes and track hoes. Must be able to work the day shift and the start pay is 14.00 plus per hour D.O.E.

Patient Accounts Representative
Busy Texarkana office has an immediate opening for a Patient Accounts Representative. Duties will include processing Medicare/Medicaid billing, filing, calling patients to make payment arrangements, customer service and general clerical duties. Experience with Medicare or Medicaid, commercial insurance and Fair Debt Collection Law is helpful. ICD-9 experience is also helpful. Position requires an accurate typing speed of 30+ wpm and proficiency in oral and written communication. Hours are Mon – Fri 8am – 5pm. Starting salary is $10-12/hr DOE.

Office Secretary
Ashdown, AR Company seeking Full Time Office Secretary. Will be responsible for various office duties. This candidate needs to have previous knowledge on using QuickBooks and Excel. Will be working in a very fast paced environment and must be detail oriented and able to multitask. Position will work Monday-Friday 8-5 with the pay rate of $15-17/HR DOE

Industrial Mechanic
Repair pumps, motors, working on conveyors, welding would be a plus. Class A CDL, operate a backhoe, Must have a clean driving record, will be driving a company truck.

Roll Clamp Forklift Operator
Local company seeking a Roll Clamp Forklift Operator. Must have experience moving large rolls of paper around by a forklift. Clean background and valid drivers license required! Hours will be 8-6, Monday-Friday. Pay will start at $13! Wonderful company and opportunity!

Bank Teller
Busy Texarkana Bank has an opening for a Bank Teller. Duties include: Receive and pay out money, Keep records of money and negotiable instruments involved in financial transactions, Receive checks and cash for deposit, verify amount, and examine checks for endorsements, Enter customer transactions and issue computer-generated receipts, Place holds on accounts for uncollected funds. Bank is open M-F 9-5 and Sat 8:30-12 $10/HR

Fleet Manager / PM Mechanic
Fleet Manager with Mechanic exp. Must have General Knowledge about trucks and trailers Needing a seasoned person. 3 year min. experience required. Must oversee our entire fleet of vehicles. Salary: Up to 60K

Medical Biller
Express is seeking FT Perm Medical Biller at a rate of $10/hr. Must have at least 2 years medical billing experience in a hospital or clinic setting.

Accounting Clerk
Express is seeking a full time Accounting Clerk in Nash Texas.  Duties will include accounts receivable, accounts payable, data entry, multi-line phone system, job costing, and much more.  Company offers employer paid pension, 100% employer paid family health insurance, 1 week of vacation after 1 year, and annual raises.  Position will work M-F 8-5 with a starting pay of $11-13/hr DOE.

Truck Driver
We are currently seeking an OTR Class A CDL driver.  This position is with a major manufacturing company in Texarkana.  Applicant must be able to lift and help unload truck.  Two years OTR experience.  Work schedule is – leave on a Sunday and come back to Texarkana on Thursday.  You will be delivering to 13 states.. Start Pay Between 50-65K… Excellent Benefits

Customer Engagement Specialist
The Customer Engagement Specialist will report to the Executive Vice President/CEDO.  This position is primarily responsible for assisting clients and performing multiple marketing, public relations and communication tasks. Candidates must be organized, resourceful, and detail-oriented, with a friendly focus on customer service.
Ability to work independently with little management involvement and maintain confidentiality
Flexible work hours; position will require early starts, late evening and weekends periodically
Service-minded with effective written and verbal communication skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, strong sales mentality, and negotiating ability.
Excellent phone communication skills. Prior experience in customer service preferred.
Ability to memorize and deliver pre-written call scripts.
Proficient with technology such as Microsoft Office, Google Apps, graphic arts platforms, video, photography and social media platforms, and ability to quickly learn new systems quickly.
Proven sales work experience as a real estate agent (or similar role) and willingness to learn
Must be a US Citizen, at least 18 years of age, minimum high school graduate or GED, subject to drug screening at any time and without notice, background investigation and have a valid driver’s license.  Work will be performed upon an active military installation and further background investigations may be required to satisfy DOD requirements.  Such investigations and DOD approvals will be a condition of employment.

Experienced Mechanical Insulator
Responsibilities and Duties:
– Select all materials needed for installation
– Remove old insulation and dispose of it properly
– Read blueprints and specifications to determine job requirements
– Measure and cut sections of insulation to the proper length to fit into walls and around pipe
– Apply insulating materials to pipes and ductwork or other mechanical systems in order to help control and maintain temperature
– Comply with all applicable standards, policies, and procedures, including safety procedures and the maintenance of a clean work area
– Wear all required PPE (personal protective equipment) on jobsite at all times
Qualifications and Skills:
– Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
– High School diploma or GED
– Pass Pre-employment screening
– Ability to follow directions
– Willing to travel out of town when required
– Willing to work overtime and weekend word
– Must have own tools
– Ability to communication well with team members
– Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
– Must be able to lift 75 lbs. and frequently carry 40 lbs. unassisted
– Ability to lift tools and materials overhead
– Ability to work at heights including climbing on ladders, scaffolding and stair cases
– Ability to stand for long periods of time as well as bend, crouch, kneel and work in small spaces

Maintenance Lead
New Boston company is seeking a maintenance lead. Will be responsible for performing building maintenance and repair. Need to have basic knowledge of plumbing, HVAC and electrical work. Hours are Monday through Friday 7 am to 4 pm. Starting pay up to $12/hr.

Batcher – Compounder
Assure compliance of all  policies and procedures including safety, SOPs, GMP, and guiding principles.
Develop personal skills with all tools available. Promote and maintain a safe working environment.
Interact with your Production Manager, CSO and Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs.
Responsible for rotating and inventorying all supplies and chemicals needed for their area, and to let the Production Manager know of their needs in a timely manner. Accuracy in documentation as it relates to inventory control. Accuracy to GMP guidelines for label documentation and weights and measurements. Computational and conversion accuracy. Ability to read and follow batching formulas with 100% accuracy
Able to perform sampling and documentation of manufactured bulk. Able to transfer bulk materials into holding vessels. Able to compound bulk materials utilizing blending methods. This position is responsible, along with the Production Team Leader, for cleaning the production blending rooms, all tanks and utensils used in the production process. Model all Company policies and procedures with a positive attitude for team and self development. Perform all other duties deemed necessary by  management.
To perform this job successfully, and individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
A High School Diploma or GED is required. College Chemistry coursework is preferred. Math and decision-making skills are essential requirements for this job. Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, and Geometry are the math skills most often used. Mechanical Skills, experience with driving a forklift, and crown certification are required.

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