Find Jobs for Military Veterans in Mississippi

Mississippi Job Search for Transitioning and Former JMOs, NCOs, and Enlisted Technicians

Situated along the Gulf Coast, Mississippi is known as the "Playground of the South." With its quaint towns, historical landmarks, a vibrant music scene, and low cost of living, the state is ideal for those looking to settle down.

The Top Industries for Veterans in Mississippi

The biggest industries in Mississippi are agriculture, manufacturing, and mining. There has been significant improvement in employment and compensation in Mississippi in recent years, and is expected to continue.

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Millwright/Industrial Mechanic
Position ID: # EB-1767359861
Date Posted: 9/21/2022 4:18:22 PM
Location: Vicksburg, MS
Industry: Building Materials
Salary: $60,000 - $81,000

Job Description

Position Description: Millwright/Industrial Mechanic
As a Millwright/Industrial Mechanic with company’s Internal Service Group, you will be responsible for troubleshooting repairs and performing preventative maintenance on rotating equipment. The position requires knowledge of machine work, mechanical, general welding, and basic electrical work. The ideal candidate will have experience servicing, replacing seals, and rebuilding various types of pumps, compressors, etc. Knowledge of rigging operations to include slings, come alongs, and chains is required. Must have strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills. Must have a high school diploma/GED, valid driver’s license, and the ability to travel overnight regularly.

Locations: Vicksburg, MS
Compensation: $29-$43/hr. (based on experience) + overtime opportunities
Travel: The position requires Monday through Friday travel, typically around 50% (although it could be a little higher in Winter during plant shutdowns). When not travelling, you will be working on refurbs and overhauls at the machine shop. Travel includes a $50 per-diem allowance, company vehicle, and lodging.
Benefits: Company offers an excellent benefits package including 401(k) matching, Health, Life, Dental, Holidays, Vacation, Sick Leave, Tuition Assistance, and Profit Sharing

Keys to a Successful Interview:
Highlight your experience, using past examples of maintaining similar equipment types, communication skills, understanding technical processes/procedures, safety, regulatory compliance, and product quality. Utilize the STAR (Situation, Task, Actions, and Results) format in telling stories and giving specific examples. Additionally, discuss your openness to travel (primarily on weekdays), as this is a requirement for the position.



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Night Shift Manager
Position ID: # EB-4557993487
Date Posted: 9/21/2022 2:50:35 PM
Location: Kosciusko, MS
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $55,000 - $70,000

Job Description

Location: Hillsboro, TX.
Pay: $55-70K. Weekly Production Bonuses – averages 20%
Shift: Nights – Sun-Thurs. 10pm to 6am
Travel: None
Relocation: Case by Case

Position Description: Night Shift Manager
Night Shift Managers are responsible for resolving issues and ensuring work is completed on schedule within a shift. A successful Shift Manager will have strong problem-solving skills and the ability to multitask. They must be team oriented as they will work across departments to manage a project from start to finish, making sure all departments’ needs and concerns are addressed to create a product that is best for the company.

Responsibilities:
• Assigning team members with tasks to be completed each day
• Setting performance metrics for team members and work with team members to ensure all metrics are met
• Properly resolving problems and troubleshooting issues as they arise without the direction of management
• Managing multiple projects and issues as well as staff members
• Reporting to the plant manager and meet with management to review goals and metrics
• Maintain a work environment that meets company, state and federal safety and employment guidelines

Qualifications:
• 5+ years of industry experience preferred
• 3+ years of managerial or supervisory experience
• Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills
• Knowledge of company software, processes, and procedures

Benefits
Full package of benefits including BCBS, Dental, Vision, Aflac, 401k and PTO.



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Maintenance Technician ll
Position ID: # EB-2830960560
Date Posted: 9/20/2022 9:54:05 AM
Location: Greenville, MS
Industry: Services
Salary: $21 - $26

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire a Maintenance Technician in Greenville, MS.

Position Details:

Compensation: $21 - $26/ hour based on experience

Locations: Greenville, Mississippi

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Elmwood, Louisiana

New Orleans East, Louisiana

Hours: 1st shift | 5:00am – 3:30pm

2nd shift | 2:00pm – 12:30am

Supervisory: Opportunity to grow into Maintenance Supervisor position


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Production Supervisor
Position ID: # EB-8636173369
Date Posted: 9/20/2022 9:52:51 AM
Location: Greenville, MS
Industry: Services
Salary: $55,000 - $70,000

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping this client Hire a Production Supervisor
Position Details:
Compensation: $55,000 - $70,000 / annually based on previous experience
Locations: Greenville, Mississippi
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Elmwood, Louisiana
New Orleans East, Louisiana
Hours: 1st shift | 5:00am – 3:30pm
2nd shift | 2:00pm – 12:30am
Currently looking for Production Supervisors to lead a team of production employees to function at the highest level.
Responsibilities include:
• Prepare work schedules for production
• Provide daily work assignments
• Monitor productivity records
• Monitor daily fill rates
• Ensure a safe working environment for employees
• Continuously train employees and leads on proper procedures pertaining to their respective department
• Inform manager of any problematic situations related to laundry operations
• Provide direct supervision to the laundry team leader, quality control team leader, and washroom team leader.
• Ensure linen quality standards as set by company guidelines
• Continuously monitors the progress of all divisions within the plant to ensure proper level of production is met and maintained.
Qualifications:
The ideal candidate has 2-3 years of supervisory experience in a military industrial setting, possess the proven ability to manage 50-80 people at a given time, and be willing to work in hot and cold environments. You should also be proficient in the use of Windows based office software including but not limited to Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Benefits: Offers a comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Life and Disability Insurance.



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Industrial Electrician
Position ID: # EB-1667375937
Date Posted: 8/24/2022 1:31:12 PM
Location: Kosciusko, MS
Industry: Metals
Salary: $27 - $30

Job Description

Orion Talent is helping a client hire an Industrial Electrician in Kosciusko, MS.

Location: Kosciusko, MS. (1hour drive from either Jackson or Starkville, MS)

Pay: $27-$30 per hour DOE + O.T. Weekly Production Bonuses – averages 20%

Shift: Day/Nights – 12 hour shifts, 4 on, 4 off. (Rotating)

Travel: None

Relocation: This would come as a signing bonus - $5,000.

Position Description: Industrial Electrician

The company is looking for an experienced Industrial Electrical Maintenance Technicians that will undertake the responsibility of maintaining the facilities as well as all the industrial manufacturing equipment at the facility. The ideal candidate will be able to work autonomously and responsibly while observing all health and safety guidelines. The goal is to maintain the buildings and manufacturing equipment in the best possible condition.

Responsibilities:

Reading and interpreting specifications and blueprints.
Installing, servicing, and repairing conduits, wiring and fixtures.
Conducting electronic inspections and tests.
Servicing motors and high voltage systems.
Performing electrical work on environmental regulating systems, pumps, compressors, industrial lighting systems and control and breaker panels.
Installing, maintaining, and repairing heavy duty equipment and industrial communications systems.
Cleaning circuit boards and contacts.
Troubleshooting and repairing electrical components.
Working with PLC and other automated control systems.
Conduct failure analysis
Conducting preventive maintenance and predictive maintenance
Benefits

Full package of benefits including BCBS, Dental, Vision, Aflac, 401k and PTO.


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