COVID-19 Employee Hiring

COVID-19 Employee Hiring

If you are seeking an immediate opportunity, please scroll down for a list of area employers who are currently hiring. You may also want to view resources offered by the  Tennessee Labor & Workforce Department.

We also want to prepare for when normal operations resume. And they will. If you have experienced a layoff and will be looking for work, please fill out the form at bottom of the page. The Chamber will supply the list to businesses on request when they begin to rehire.

Area Employers Currently Hiring

If your business is currently hiring, click here to be added to the list.

24/7 Staffing – Looking to hire many positions: Caregivers, Certified Nursing Assistant, LPN, and RN. Call Pam Leskowyak directly if interested at (865) 253-4980

Accenture – Opening for a Medical Claims Agent that will process and adjust healthcare claims and appeals navigating multiple client healthcare operating systems. Afforded the ability to move this work to home based agents that have internet connectivity and a home office environment

Accenture – Seeking ready and available talent for the following virtual Customer Service Agent role within a 90 mile radius of the center located in Louisville, Tennessee

Aldi – The discount grocery chain is hiring to meet increased consumer demand

Amazon – The online shopping platform has 100,000 new full and part-time openings in their fulfillment centers and delivery services nationwide

Analysis and Measurement Services Corp. – Looking to hire Engineers and Technicians

Axcess Staffing– Looking to hire up to 150 Production Assembly Line Workers- $9.50. Call to apply directly at (865) 671-4848

Costco – The warehouse club has in-store and work-from-home openings

Covenant Health – Hiring multiple positions in Housekeeping, Patient Care Assistant (no exp. required), and Transporter. Contact Sami Rmaila at (865) 374- 8107 if interested

CVS – The national pharmacy chain is hiring 50,000 workers immediately

Dollar General – The discount store has 68,000 full and part-time positions open nationwide

Dominion Senior Living – Seeking resident assistants, life enrichment assistants, wellness nurses, cooks, and housekeepers part-time and full-time

Domino’s – The pizza chain has immediate openings in all positions

Elwood Staffing (Westrock) – Hiring for Merchandising Displays opening (1, 2, 3 shifts)- $9.50

Emory Valley Center – Openings for direct support professionals to provide daily living support for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. No experience necessary. Full and and part-time positions available. Apply in person at 723 Emory Valley Rd or online.

Express Employment – 26 openings in the East Tennessee area. Call (865) 531-1720 if interested. Hiring for: CNC Operator (3rd shift)- $14, Production- $11, Janitor- $14.67, Laundry/Housekeeping- $10, Machine Operators, Casters- $15.48, Warehouse- $12-$14

Food City – The regional grocery chain is hiring more than 2,500 temporary workers to meet increased demand

Fresh Market – The grocer has immediate openings to meet increased consumer demand

Hillcrest Healthcare – Knoxville’s largest skilled nursing provider has positions available for dining support, housekeeping, certified nursing assistants (CNA) and nurses with the possibility of transfer to full-time employment.

Ingles – The regional grocery chain has immediate openings for long-term or short-term supplemental employment

K12 – Looking to hire 50 Call Center Phone Agents

Kroger – The grocer has more than 7,000 openings across all its retail brands

Landscape Workshop – Crew Members needed immediately, all positions are outdoors, very physical and fast paced. Estimated start time is 7:30 am till 4:00pm. End and start times vary depending on traffic, weather and job task

LSM Staffing (Wamplers) – 5 (Bone/Meat Harvest Dept.) Production openings and 1 (Ribs/Loins Dept.) Packaging opening

Nesco – Hiring 75 new Packer positions (five 10hr shifts plus OT). Call (865) 688-1905 if interested.

Newell Rubbermaid – Looking to hire multiple positions in Assembly and Packaging

Norris Academy – Looking to hire Residential Counselors, Maintenance, Therapist and Special Education

Promat – Looking to hire Manufacturing/ Machine Operator for weekend shifts

Publix – The regional grocery chain has immediate openings

Red Stag – The eCommerce fulfillment center has 75 openings at their South Knoxville location

Republic Plastics – The private-label foam products manufacturer has 80 permanent, full-time machine operator openings at their National Drive locations. Looking to hire 80 full-time Machine Operators (Day/Night)

Resource MFG- Looking to hire for their 35 potential job openings

R&M Climate Control – Immediate openings available for technicians, installers, and sales staff

Rural King – The regional farm and home store is seeking immediate hires for a variety of positions

Schneider National – Looking to hire multiple Class A CDL Drivers

Sitel – Immediate openings for customer-service careers

Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association – Offering a streamlined application process for immediate openings in the food industry

The University of Tennessee – Looking to hire 60 new Custodians.

Staffing Solutions – Immediate openings with essential business partners in a variety of industries including healthcare, food and beverage and service industries.

StaffSource – The staffing firm has immediate openings in organizations categorized as essential businesses.

Tranzonic – The manufacturer and distributor of cleaning, maintenance, absorbent and personal protection products, is seeking production, distribution and warehousing team members at its West Knoxville facility.

TVA Credit Union – Looking to hire Teller Positions

Walden Security – Looking to hire multiple Security Guards in Knoxville and surrounding areas

Walmart – The national retail giant has immediate openings in all stores to meet increased consumer demand

Weigels – Looking to hire multiple positions as a Cashier (Part and Full-time), Food Service (Part and Full-time), and Management (Part and Full-time)

Wise Staffing Group – The staffing firm is currently working to fill more than 100 open positions. A representative is available to meet candidates Wednesday mornings from 9 a.m. – Noon at the Knoxville Career Center or you can apply online.

Future Hiring Information Form

Note – This is not an application for the positions listed above. Apply for immediate openings through the specific business links.