Production Associate

Mascot, TN · Contract-to-hire

About The Position

Gem Care is accepting applications for manufacturing associates to work in Mascot, TN.

Want to work for a company that has room for you to grow into a career? Then this is the place to be at! Be part of the top manufacturer that creates the wheel bearings that help trains run across America!


  • Advancement/Pay Increase Opportunities
  • Working on various tasks, not stuck with just the same one all the time
  • Easy production work
  • Perfect schedule for folks with side businesses or part-time jobs
  • Great Friendly/Relaxed Environment
  • Independent Environment/ No micromanagement
  • Open Door Policy/ Can request help anytime
  • $100 Gem Care Referral Bonus and $150 Longevity Bonus
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • $1,000 Bonus Pay in first 6 months


  • Full- Time | 5:00 am - 1:30 pm
  • Monday - Friday
  • Certain departments require Saturday overtime


  • Full- Time | $14.25
  • $0.25 increase after 30 days of employment with great attendance
  • $0.75 increase for cross-training in other departments


  • Inspect (and accept or reject) or repair bearing parts
  • Assemble new or remanufactured bearings in a safe manner, compliant with all requirements.
  • Set up and operate assembly equipment and manually install components to produce bearings.
  • Apply labeling and package products in accordance with customer requirements.
  • Verify product conformance though inspection.
  • Observe all safety policies
  • Perform assembly processes including component installation and setup and operation of assembly equipment
  • Inspect manufactured components for conformance to specs
  • Ensure standard procedures are followed including machine setup and operation, process verification, gauge setup, product inspection, documentation, material handling, etc
  • Document and communicate manufacturing performance issues
  • Maintain work areas and equipment


  • Pass Background Check
  • Pass Drug Screen
  • Ability to stand for an extended period of time
  • Ability to perform repetitive or short-cycle work
  • Ability to lift up to/more than 50 lbs
  • Ability to work some required over time
  • Moderate twisting and bending
  • Limited climbing on stools or platforms
  • Fine motor skills


  • Health/ Dental/ Vision & Life Insurance
  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
  • Accidental Insurance & Critical Illness
  • Legal & Pet Insurance
  • 401 K
  • PTO
  • 10 paid Holidays

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