Slips, trips, and falls are common in winter, particularly for light industrial workers. Snow, ice, and other winter weather conditions can make it tough to complete everyday work tasks outdoors. Yet, light industrial workers who prioritize safety are well-equipped to identify and address workplace dangers in winter before they lead to on-the-job accidents and injuries…. Read more »

You have worked diligently to find a career that is rewarding and lucrative. However, your career has been unfulfilling both personally and professionally to this point. As such, now may be an ideal time to revamp your career plan, so you can find a career you love. There are several things you can do to… Read more »

Operating heavy machinery can be difficult, even for an experienced light industrial worker. But, with the right approach, you can safely and effectively operate a wide range of heavy-duty equipment. Now, let’s look at 10 crucial tips for operating heavy machinery. 1. Maintain Open Lines of Communication Use a two-way radio to keep in contact… Read more »

A job interview can be a nerve-racking experience, particularly for light industrial professionals. The top roles in manufacturing, technology, and engineering are in high demand, so light industrial professionals need to distinguish themselves from other job applicants to land the best positions.     To distinguish yourself from other light industrial job candidates, you need to make… Read more »

Your career is on the upswing, and each day brings you closer to accomplishing your career goals. Yet, there is always room for improvement — and with Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, and Timely (SMART) career goals, you can accelerate your career growth in 2021.    Now, let’s look at five tips to help you set SMART… Read more »

The coronavirus (COVID-19) has led many businesses to lay off or furlough workers, which has drastically changed the global job market. Thus, if you are on the lookout for your dream job, it may be difficult to achieve your desired result on your own.    Navigating the job market in the midst of the pandemic can be challenging…. Read more »

2020 is approaching its conclusion, and now represents an ideal time to evaluate your career goals. If you assess your career goals at the end of the year, you can find out if you are on the right track toward making your aspirations come true. You can also determine if your current career goals are… Read more »

You may have worked exclusively first shift for the duration of your career. But, now may be a good time to reevaluate your work options and consider a move to second or third shift.    There are many reasons to consider second or third shift, including:  1. Income Second or third shift workers may receive higher… Read more »

Transferable skills, aka “soft skills,” can make or break your chances to earn your dream job. So, if you can showcase your transferable skills in a job interview, you can make it easy for your interviewer to see why you’re the right candidate for a role with their company.   There are many things you can do to highlight your… Read more »

Finding a job can be challenging, particularly for those who are seeking employment in the midst of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. But, if you stay in regular contact with a job recruiter, you can speed up your job search.   Ultimately, there are many reasons to maintain communication with your recruiter, such as:  1. You Can Stay Up… Read more »