Top 5 Summer Temp Jobs For Extra Income in 2020
Summer is the perfect time to take on more hours working to bolster your annual income. Demand for work tends to rise in the summer months with more people wanting to take time off for vacation and to spend time with family and friends. Even during these uncertain times, demand for temporary work will still be expected during the summer months.
Whether you’re looking for work in Administrative & Clerical, Accounting & Finance, Skilled Manufacturing positions, or other areas, our team of dedicated recruiters can help point you in the right direction.
1. Warehouse Packer
Warehouse packers, sometimes called pickers, are in charge of getting packages ready for shipment from the storage warehouse. The number one duty of pickers is to retrieve the items on the invoice from the inventory, check that they are in good condition, wrap them securely, and pack them for shipping. You would also be updating the inventory to reflect items removed and weigh packages. Warehouse packing jobs do require physical strength and stamina to lift and pack heavy boxes and items.
2. Assembler/Assembly Line Worker
It’s always nice to have the opportunity to work indoors in the air conditioning - especially in the blistering hot summer months. An assembler is responsible for piecing together parts and following a set of instructions or schematics to achieve the goal. The assembler is also responsible for making sure that the correct quantities of components makes it to the final destination. Lastly they are responsible for checking completed items for quality, and managing parts inventory. There are various different types of assembler jobs but our team of dedicated recruiters can help you navigate that.
3. Warehouse Operator
Warehouse Operator jobs typically require you to be able to handle and balance many different tasks all at once. Some warehouse operator jobs are responsible for managing the supply chain process, handling vendor orders and interactions, enforcing safety regulations, and checking all packages for quality assurance. That can sound like a handful so typically individuals who are organized and have some experience are the best candidates. It should also be noted that it may be required to operate a forklift or other warehouse machinery. Regardless, warehouse operator jobs are excellent for summer temporary work!
4. Temporary Clerical Work
Typically temp clerical work can be perfect for the hot summer months, since it usually takes place indoors and in an office setting. Clerical work usually includes some combination of the following tasks:
Welders are responsible for fabricating and assembling metal structures/ equipment through the use of welders, cutters, shapers and measuring tools. Welding jobs can be a bit more complicated because experience and certification requirements vary between jobs, but our team of expert recruiters will work with you to identify your skill set.
Summit Staffing - Your Local Midwest Temp Agency
Looking for seasonal summer employment or a new career altogether? Let Summit Staffing, your local Midwest temp agency, match you with one of their promising clients in Illinois, Indiana or Wisconsin for a prosperous future! Summit Staffing specializes in the light industrial market, so whether you are looking for general labor, forklift, machine operating or more, we'll work one-on-one with our associates to make sure we have the right fit.