AMORY, Miss. (WTVA) - Numerous businesses are currently hiring, including one company that specializes in building different types of boats.
"Basically, we have four main boats that we produce," Scott Womack, the president of NauticStar Boats explained.
The company has many open positions it needs to fill to help the production of those boats.
Human Resources Manager Mitzi Smith has worked with the company in Amory for about four years.
She said the company will offer new employees great opportunities to grow and expand their careers.
"We do extensive on-the-job training," she said.
Some needed skills include the ability to operate power tools and the ability to read and use a tape measure.
However, one skill stands out above all the rest.
"A willingness to work is the top qualification we look for," Smith explained.
Applicants must be 18 years old. They do not need a degree.
There are some open positions in assembly, production and even the accounting department.
The company is about 25 to 50 workers short.
"We're working through some expansion here, and we need the people to fill that, the opportunity to fill those orders," Womack said.
The company is really looking for applicants with positive attitudes
Womack explained that as a team, all members of the company have one main goal in mind.
"At the end of the day, what we really try to provide is just an adventure for people on the water."
Anyone wanting to apply for a job can pick up an application at NauticStar's guardhouse in Amory anytime on any day.
The address is 500 Waterway Dr N.