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2019 Company List – Scroll for company descriptions and interview details.

AIDT
Alabama Career Center
Alabama Credit Union
Alabama Department of Corrections
Alabama One
Alabama Power
ARCH Tuscaloosa
ARD Logistics LLC
Bama Dining
BELFLEX STAFFING NETWORK
BF Goodrich Tire Manufacturing
BLG Logistics Inc.
Bolzoni Auramo
Brose Tuscaloosa, Inc.
Bryan W. Whitfield Memorial Hospital
Buffalo Rock
Camp Fletcher
City of Tuscaloosa
Cornerstone Civil Contractors, LLC.
DCH Health System
Eaton
Embassy Suites Downtown Tuscaloosa
FL Crane & Sons, Inc.
Formel D USA Inc.
GAF
Hampton Inns of Tuscaloosa
Hampton Inns of Tuscaloosa
Hospice of West Alabama
Hotel Capstone
Hunt Refining Company
J.T. Harrison Construction Co. Inc.
JRD, Inc. / TTI, Inc.
LAD Foods, Inc.
LAVENDER, INC.
Lear Corporation
McAbee Construction, Inc
Mercedes Benz
Mercedes Benz U.S. International
North American On-Site LLC
NorthRidge Fitness
Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa, Inc.
Peco Foods
Peco Foods, Inc.
Phifer Incorporated
Power and Rubber Supply
Premier Service Company, INC
PRIDE of Tuscaloosa
PSI aka Personnel Staffing
Schnellecke Logistics, AL
Southeast Fabricators
Southland International Trucks
Stillman College
The Levee Bar & Grill
The Onin Group
Tuscaloosa Association of Realtors
Tuscaloosa Joint Apprentice Committee LU 372
University Academy of Hair Design
US Army & Army Reserve
WAR Construction, Inc.
Warrior Met Coal
WC Enterprises, LLC DBA Broadway Pizzeria
Weyerhaeuser
Whataburger
ZF Chassis Systems Tuscaloosa LLC

Scroll to learn more about each company. Companies are listed in alphabetical order.

AIDT

AIDT is Alabama’s workforce development incentive training arm. Training services are provided to new and expanding industries and to Alabama citizens, at no cost. AIDT currently supports 140 companies in 38 counties in Alabama.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
Forklift Certification, OSHA 10, Overhead Crane Certification, PLC Certification, Welding Certification

Job Opportunities
Production Operator, General Manufacturing Assembly

  • Full Time
  • Internships

ALABAMA CAREER CENTER SYSTEM

The Alabama Career Center is a one-stop location for career services supported by the state of Alabama and the  federal government. They offer free employment services to all businesses and jobseekers.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
Credentials vary by employer

Job Opportunities
Production, Administrative, Supervisory, Healthcare Support

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

ALABAMA CREDIT UNION

Alabama Credit Union is a leading credit union based in Tuscaloosa. Alabama Credit Union has 31 branch locations throughout Alabama, serving their members and developing partnerships with businesses and industries.

Programs of Study
General Studies Associate Degree (Transfer), Management and Supervision, General Business

Skills/Credentials Needed
General Business Management, Leadership, Lending, Accounting

Job Opportunities
Member Services Representative, Branch Management, Lending

  • Full Time
  • Internships

ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS

We are continuously recruiting qualified individuals to join our organization. The Department of Corrections is the largest law enforcement agency in the State of Alabama with approximately 3,000 Correctional Officers and 1,000 non-uniformed support personnel, managing an in-house population.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
College Degree, High School Diploma, GED

Job Opportunities
Various

  • Full Time
  • Internships
  • Interviewing at WOW 2.0

ALABAMA CREDIT UNION

Alabama One was chartered in 1951 and served as the credit union for employees of BF Goodrich until 2001, when it was granted the status of a Community Credit Union. Today, Alabama One is a multi-million-dollar full-service financial institution, serving residents in 22 counties.

Programs of Study
Business Office Management and Technology, Information Processing, Information Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
Cash Handling Experience, Strong Customer Service Skills

Job Opportunities
Teller, Loan Officer, Accounting Clerk, Debt Resolution Specialist

  • Part Time

ALABAMA POWER

Since 1906, Alabama Power has provided safe, reliable and affordable electricity to Alabama. Today, Alabama Power serves more than 1.4 million customers throughout the state and strives to improve the overall quality of life for customers by playing a major role in economic and community development.

Programs of Study
Electrical Technology, Engineering Graphics and Design Technology, General Studies Associate Degree (Transfer), Logistics/Supply Management, General Business

Skills/Credentials Needed
B.S. Engineering, MBA

Job Opportunities
Engineers, Linemen, Administrative Staff

  • Full Time
  • Internships

ARCH TUSCALOOSA

ARCH Tuscaloosa, formerly Smiths Machine, has been in business since 1974 and was founded by Woody Smith. ARCH combines the expertise of leading American contract manufacturers and expanding technologies to serve the medical, aerospace and defense and industrial markets.

Programs of Study
Computerized Numerical Control, Machine Tool Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
AS9100 Certified

Job Opportunities
Engineering, Administrative, Quality, Machining

  • Full Time
  • Internships
  • Apprenticeships

ARD LOGISTICS, LLC

ARD is a full-service, third party logistics provider that delivers end-to-end supply chain solutions to a global roster of clients. Headquartered in Vance, AL, ARD’s mission is to leverage their global network of resources to provide proven, measurable solutions to their customers’ challenges.

Programs of Study
Automotive Service Technology, Business Office Management and Technology, Engineering Graphics and Design Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology, Logistics/Supply Chain Management, Management and Supervision

Skills/Credentials Needed
Technical degree for some positions

Job Opportunities
Team Member, Team Leader, Supervisor, Manager, Engineer, Quality Control, Administration

  • Full Time
  • Internships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

BAMA DINING

The mission of Bama Dining is to provide a balanced food service program. They are designed to support the University of Alabama’s mission of recruiting the best students. Standards include exceeding customer expectations, employing the best people and seeking new opportunities.

Programs of Study
All Programs, Culinary Arts, Management and Supervision

Skills/Credentials Needed
ServSafe Certification

Job Opportunities
Food Service, Restaurant and Hospitality Management, Catering, Custodial, Supervision, Management, Culinary, Bakery and Pastry. Cash Office Worker. Marketing

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

BELFLEX STAFFING

BelFlex is a staffing and flexible workforce solutions firm, specializing in the commercial sector. It is driven by a passion for creating success for its employees and customers. Founded in 1989, BelFlex employs over 5,500 people through its 28 offices.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma, Ready to Work Certificate

Job Opportunities
General Labor, Receptionist/Administrative Assistant, Robotic/Maintenance Technicians

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

BF GOODRICH

BF Goodrich Tire Manufacturing has been in business since 1946 and employs 1,600 people.

Programs of Study
Electrical Technology, General Studies Associate Degree (Transfer), Industrial Electronics Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma, WorkKeys

Job Opportunities
Production, Maintenance Troubleshooters

  • Full Time
  • Apprenticeships
  • Internships

BLG LOGISTICS, INC.

BLG Logistics, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of the BLG LOGISTICS GROUP AG & Co. KG, which was founded in 1877 in Bremen, Germany and provides over 16,000 jobs worldwide. Their U.S. Headquarters was founded in Atlanta, Georgia in 2004.

Programs of Study
Logistics/Supply Chain Management

Skills/Credentials Needed
Technical degree for some positions

Job Opportunities
Automotive, Industrial Manufacturing, E-Commerce and Retail, Finished Products, Aerospace and Defense, CPG, Oil and Gas

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships

BOLZONI AURAMO

BOLZONI was founded in 1945 for the production of agricultural machinery. Fork lift truck attachments now make up their core business. This BOLZONI facility is based in Sulligent, AL.

Programs of Study
General Studies Associate Degree (Transfer), Industrial Electronics Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology, Logistics/Supply Chain Management, Machine Tool Technology, Information Technology, Welding

Skills/Credentials Needed
ACT WorkKeys

Job Opportunities
Machining, welding, assembly, materials handling

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

BROSE TUSCALOOSA

Brose is widely known in the international automotive industry as a synonym for innovative power, efficiency and quality. Brose has 26,000 employees with 62 locations in 23 countries. Brose Group is currently the fifth-largest automobile supplier in family ownership.

Programs of Study
Automotive Service Technology , Business Office Management and Technology, Electrical Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
ACT WorkKeys

Job Opportunities
Production, Logistics, Maintenance, Welding, Engineering

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships
  • Apprenticeships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

BUFFALO ROCK

Buffalo Rock provides customers a host of services including office coffee services, full-line range of beverages, snack vending and catering. They currently have 115 employees in Tuscaloosa with over 2,000 employees company- wide. Buffalo Rock has been in business since 1901.

Programs of Study
General Business

Skills/Credentials Needed
Alabama Driver’s License

Job Opportunities
Warehouse Picker and Merchandising

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

CAMP FLETCHER

Since 1926, Camp Fletcher has been a place for young people to challenge themselves, discover the natural environment and develop new skills. Participants can experience the history as well as the beauty of the natural world around them in a safe and fun environment.

Programs of Study
All Programs, Child Development, Child Care

Skills/Credentials Needed
First Aid & CPR Certification, Previous Experience with Children, Leadership in Clubs or Organizations

Job Opportunities
Maintenance, Counselors, Facilitators, Directors, Cooks, Dishwasher, Specialists

  • Part Time
  • Internships

CITY OF TUSCALOOSA

The City of Tuscaloosa is the city government agency and city services provider, such as water works, recycling, construction and more.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma/GED

Job Opportunities
Construction, Clerical, General Business, Automotive, Water Works

  • Full Time
  • Internships

CORNERSTONE CIVIL CONTRACTORS

Cornerstone Civil Contractors, LLC focuses on heavy civil construction performance, including earthwork grading, and utility installation for public and private sectors such as Alabama Department of Transportation, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, City of Tuscaloosa and The University of Alabama.

Programs of Study 
Business Office Management and Technology, Diesel Mechanics, Engineering Graphics and Design
Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
Strong Work Ethic, Leadership Skills, Sense of Urgency, Teamwork Skills, Self-Motivation

Job Opportunities
Accounting, Office Management, Human Resources, Project Estimating, Project Management, Construction Supervision, Construction Foreman, Heavy Equipment Operator, Pipe Layer, Concrete Finisher, General Labor

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

DCH HEALTH SYSTEM

Under local ownership and leadership for more than 90 years, the DCH Health System has continually evolved to offer advanced care to West Alabama. Today, the DCH Health System operates DCH Regional Medical Center, Northport Medical Center and Fayette Medical Center.

Programs of Study 
Medical Records, Medical Assistant, Culinary Arts

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Graduate, Some College, ADN

Job Opportunities
Nursing, IT, Respiratory, Food Service

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

EATON

Eaton’s EESS (Electrical Engineering Services and Systems) division group is designed to provide comprehensive electrical maintenance and support to industry; therefore, they make processes more reliable. Their support services help businesses make the most of existing electrical equipment.

Programs of Study 
Electrical Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
OSHA 10/30; Craft Apprenticeship

Job Opportunities
Field Service Technicians

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships
  • Apprenticeships

EMBASSY SUITES

Located in the heart of Downtown Tuscaloosa, Embassy Suites opened in 2015. Embassy Suites is a Hilton property with over 223 locations in 6 countries.

Programs of Study 
Business Office Management and Technology, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology, Information Processing, Electrical Technology, General Business

Skills/Credentials Needed
Hospitality Experience, Strong Attendance, Positive Attitude

Job Opportunities
Housekeeping, Maintenance, Front Desk

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

FL CRANE & SONS

FL Crane & Sons is one of the most extensive finishing contractors in the nation Established nearly 80 years ago, FL Crane & Sons began as a family-owned company. They are now employee-owned, and every employee has stock in the company.

Programs of Study 
General Studies Associate Degree (Transfer)

Skills/Credentials Needed
Alabama Driver’s License

Job Opportunities
General Laborers, Metal Stud Framers, Drywall Hangers, EIFS Installers

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Apprenticeships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

FORMEL D USA INC.

Formel D is a global service provider of the automotive industry. They develop market-leading concepts as well as individual, scalable solutions along the entire automotive value chain – from development to production to aftersales. The company was founded in 1993 at its headquarters in Troisdor.

Programs of Study 
Automotive Service Technology, Business Office Management and Technology, Diesel Mechanics, Electrical Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology, Logistics/Supply Chain Management

Skills/Credentials Needed
MS Office

Job Opportunities
Driver, Mechanic, Inspector, Technician-Automotive

  • Full Time

GAF

With 130+ years in the industry, GAF is the leading roofing manufacturer in North America. As a member of the Standard Industries family of companies, they are also part of the largest roofing and waterproofing business in the world.

Programs of Study
Electrical Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology,Industrial Maintenance Technology,
Logistics/Supply Chain Management, Machine Tool Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
Industrial Electronics/Electricity Degree, Associates Degree in Science or Engineering Technology, Forklift Certified, Graduate in a recognized industrial trade (Electrical, Machinist, Welding, Millwright, Pipe Fitting), Journeymen Certification

Job Opportunities
Lift Truck Operator, Production Operator, QA Lab Technician, Crew Technician,
Mechanical Technician, Machinist

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships

HAMPTON INN

The Tuscaloosa Hampton Inns opened in 1995 and 1997, serving the University of Alabama and East Tuscaloosa communities. They are known for their friendly service, clean and comfortable rooms and a high-quality product, all backed by their 100% satisfaction guarantee. Guests travel from across the globe to visit Tuscaloosa at the Hampton Inn.

Programs of Study
All Programs, Business Office Management and Technology. Culinary Arts, General Studies
Associate Degree (Transfer)

Skills/Credentials Needed
Guest Service Gold, Serve Safe

Job Opportunities
Room Attendant, Laundry Attendant, Breakfast Attendant, Front Desk Supervisor, Housekeeping Supervisor, Guest Service Representative, House-Person, Maintenance Technician, Maintenance Helper, Inspector

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

HOSPICE OF WEST ALABAMA

Hospice of West Alabama has provided care to the West Alabama area since 1982 and is West Alabama’s only home care and inpatient hospice program. The goal of hospice care is to help patients and their families make a successful transition to comfort-focused plan of care.

Programs of Study
Medical Records, Medical Assistant, Health Services Careers

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma/GED

Job Opportunities
RN, CNA , Social Worker, Chaplin , Business Office, Coder

  • Full Time
  • Internships

HOTEL CAPSTONE

Hotel Capstone opened in 1986. They are Tuscaloosa’s only full-service hotel. Located on the historic University of Alabama campus, Hotel Capstone is a destination for campus visits, business trips, reunions and weekend getaways.

Programs of Study
General Studies Associate Degree (Transfer), Culinary Arts, Management and Supervision, General Business

Skills/Credentials Needed
Hospitality Experience, Strong Attendance, Positive Attitude

Job Opportunities
Housekeeping, Guest Services, Food & Beverage

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

HUNT REFINING COMPANY

Hunt Refining Company was founded in 1946 to refine crude oil from Gilbertown, AL. From these humble beginnings, the company has grown significantly. Hunt Refining Company is a premier employer and takes great pride in a committed and skilled workforce with a rich heritage of honesty and integrity.

Programs of Study
Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology, Electrical Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
2-Year Degree and Industrial Experience

Job Opportunities
Operations, Maintenance, Lab

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Apprenticeships

HARRISON CONSTRUCTION

J.T. Harrison Construction Co., Inc. is a commercial contractor providing construction management, design build and general contracting services to clients in West Alabama and surrounding areas. Locally owned and operated for nearly 23 years, they employ nearly 100 full-time positions.

Programs of Study
Management and Supervision, General Business

Skills/Credentials Needed
NCCER Course Credentials, OSHA 10, OSHA 30, Problem Solving Skills, Willingness to Learn

Job Opportunities
Accounting, Building Construction, Business Administration, Carpentry, Clerical, Civil Engineering, Field Layout, Laborer, Project Management, Safety, Supervision

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

LAD FOODS INC.

LAD Foods has been in business since 1996 and operates Checkers. Checkers is a fast-food restaurant serving burgers, shakes and fries. They are growing and looking for people who are exciting and motivating.

Programs of Study
Management and Supervision

Skills/Credentials Needed
Customer Service Skills

Job Opportunities
Management and Team Members

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

LAVENDER, INC.

Lavender, Inc. is made up of general and mechanical contractors serving the Southeast for 33 years. The company’s roots go back to Lavender Welding, founded in 1977 by Lamont Lavender. Services include pipe, vessel, tank, plate and steel fabrication, mechanical, civil, turn-key industrial construction, crane rentals and scaffolding.

Programs of Study
Business Office Management and Technology, Engineering Graphics and Design Technology,
Industrial Maintenance Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
Certification from a Post-Secondary Institution and Relevant Work Experience

Job Opportunities
Supervision, Project Management, Mechanical Engineer, Civil Engineer, Drafting, Office Administration, Accounting, Quality Control, Safety, Pipefitters, Welders, Ironworkers, Riggers, Boilermakers, Civil/Concrete, Machinist, Equipment Operators,
Truck Drivers

  • Full Time
  • Internships
  • Apprenticeships

LEAR CORPORATION

Lear Corporation is one of the world’s leading suppliers of automotive Seating and E-Systems. Lear serves every major automaker in the world, and Lear content can be found on more than 400 vehicle nameplates.

Programs of Study
Business Office Management and Technology, Electrical Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology, General Studies Associate Degree (Transfer), Industrial Maintenance Technology, Logistics/Supply Chain Management Machine Tool, Management and Supervision, Programming and Networking

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma or Equivalent

Job Opportunities
Manufacturing

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Apprenticeships

MCABEE CONSTRUCTION

McAbee Construction is a mechanical and industrial contractor serving heavy industry since 1962. McAbee is a major source for prefabricated piping. McAbee has more than 144,000 square feet of fabrication space under roof and an additional 12 acres of laydown area.

Programs of Study
Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology, Engineering Graphics and Design Technology, Machine Tool Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma or Equivalent

Job Opportunities
All Construction Trades

  • Full Time
  • Internships
  • Apprenticeships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

MERCEDES-BENZ U.S. INTERNATIONAL

MBUSI created a new corporate culture, based on teamwork and open communication. The combination of German & American Team Members, with experience from U.S. and Japanese automakers as well as from Mercedes-Benz, made the “melting pot” in terms of its practices, procedures, and corporate culture.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
Work Keys and Ready To Work

Job Opportunities
Automotive

  • Full Time
  • Internships
  • Apprenticeships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

NORTHRIDGE FITNESS

NorthRidge Fitness is a local, family-owned gym established in 2004 in Northport, AL. They strive to provide the best fitness experience through top-of-the-line equipment, excellent customer service and helpful fitness knowledge.

Programs of Study
General Business, Wellness and Fitness Management, Wellness Exercise Instructor

Skills/Credentials Needed
Professional, Engaging, Attention to Detail, Outgoing, Driven

Job Opportunities
Sales Associate, Floor Trainer, Personal Trainer, Child Care

  • Part Time

NUCOR STEEL

Nucor Steel is the largest steel and steel products manufacturer in the United States. They are also the largest recycler in the U.S. Nucor Steel has been in Tuscaloosa since 2004, but has been in business since the 1960s.

Programs of Study
Industrial Electronics Technology, Electrical Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology,  Information Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma

Job Opportunities
Full-Time Production, Maintenance, Accounting, Sales, Environmental, Purchasing

  • Full Time
  • Internships

THE ONIN GROUP

The Ōnin Group’s purpose is to create opportunity and empower people, which is why Ōnin is facilitating the programs to provide a career pathway for young men and women entering the workforce. Onin has been in business for over 20 years.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
Work Keys and Ready To Work

Job Opportunities
Manufacturing and Logistics

  • Full Time
  • Internships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

PECO FOODS

Peco Foods is the 8th largest poultry producer in the U.S. They are a fully integrated grower, processor and marketer and has been family-owned for three generations.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
Work Keys and Ready To Work

Job Opportunities
Production

  • Full Time
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

PHIFER INCORPORATED

Phifer Incorporated was established in 1952 in Tuscaloosa, AL as a weaver of aluminum insect screening. Today, Phifer is the world’s largest producer of aluminum and fiberglass insect screening. For over 60 years, Phifer has committed to excelling in quality and service.

Programs of Study
Electrical Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology,
Logistics/Supply Chain Management

Skills/Credentials Needed
Ready to Work Certificate, Work Keys, GED, College Degree (depending on position)

Job Opportunities
Manufacturing, Human Resources, Accounting, Safety, Continuous Process Imporvement, Logistics, Purchasing, Design, Sales, Englneering, Maintenance, Advertising, Marketing, Video, Information Technology

  • Full Time
  • Apprenticeships
  • Internships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

POWER AND RUBBER SUPPLY

Established in 1976, Power and Rubber Supply has grown to aid in the engineering, preventive maintenance and emergency service for all types and sizes of companies in a variety of industries. They specialize in power transmission and conveyor systems.

Programs of Study
Industrial Maintenance Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
Welding and Mechanical Experience

Job Opportunities
Belt Shop Technicians, Sales, Warehouse Managment, Warehouse Workers

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

PREMIER SERVICE COMPANY

Premier Service Company is a full-service heating, air conditioning, plumbing, electrical, alarm and utility Company serving residential, commercial and industrial markets in West Alabama. Premier is family owned and operated and has been serving the community for almost 27 years.

Programs of Study
Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology, Business Office Management and Technology,
Electrical Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
Nate Certified, Nicet, Journeyman, Masters, Associates in Business, CDL, Equipment Operator

Job Opportunities
Electrician, Plumber, HVAC Technician, Customer Service Representative, CDL Driver, Dispatcher, Sheet Metal Fabricator, Estimator, Heavy Equipment Operator, General Laborer, Administration, Inventory Specialist. Alarm Technician, Safety Director

  • Full Time
  • Internships
  • Apprenticeships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

PRIDE OF TUSCALOOSA

PRIDE of Tuscaloosa is a non-profit agency who provides prevention and education relating to drugs and alcohol to those in Tuscaloosa County and the surrounding area.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
Non-profit experience

Job Opportunities
Prevention Coordinator, Administrative Staff

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships

PERSONNEL STAFFING

Opening in 1981, Personnel Staffing is one of Alabama’s largest independent staffing companies, servicing Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee and Texas. Their successful track record and growth is a direct result of the quality services provided to their client companies, partners and employees.

Programs of Study
Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology, Automotive Service Technology, Diesel Mechanics, Electrical Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology, Machine Tool, Mold/Die Maintenance & Repair, Welding

Skills/Credentials Needed
Motivated, Self-driven

Job Opportunities
General Laborer, Forklift Operator, Welder, CDL Driver, Lab Technician, Maintenance Helper, Iron Cutter, Mold and Die Specialist, Automotive Manufacturer

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Schnellecke Logistics

Schnellecke was founded in 1939 by Albert Schnellecke as a moving company based in Wolfsburg, Germany.

Programs of Study
Logistics/Supply Chain Managment

Skills/Credentials Needed
1 year experience for Forklift Operators

Job Opportunities
Forklift Operator, Tugger Operator, Sequencer, Clearing Clerk, Inventory Specialist, Breakdown

  • Full Time
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

SOUTHEAST FABRICATORS

Established in 1970, Southeast Fabricators, Inc. is located in Cottondale, Alabama, working with clients across the United States and internationally to execute best-in-class structural steel fabrication.

Programs of Study
Industrial Maintenance Technology, Business Office Management and Technology, Engineering Graphics and Design Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School or College Education

Job Opportunities
Project Management, Office Management, Estimating, Welding, Painter, Truck Driver, Information Technology, Drafting, Maintenance, Machine Operator, Shipping, Labor

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

SOUTHLAND INTERNATIONAL TRUCKS

Southland International Trucks, Inc. is an award-winning truck dealership in Alabama with 6 locations throughout Alabama. Winner of the 2013 American Truck Dealers Award, they stock new and used trucks, trailers and buses. Southland offers one of the largest parts inventories in the Southeast.

Programs of Study
Diesel Mechanics

Skills/Credentials Needed
CDL, Diesel Tech Training

Job Opportunities
Sales (Parts, Trucks, Trailers, Buses), Diesel Mechanics, Reception, Accounting, Marketing,
Customer Service

  • Full Time
  • Apprenticeships
  • Internships

STILLMAN COLLEGE

Stillman College is an HBCU liberal arts institution founded in 1875. Stillman is committed to fostering academic excellence and providing high-quality educational opportunities for diverse
populations. Stillman has a historical and conventional affiliation with the Presbyterian Church U.S.A.

Programs of Study
Business Office Management and Technology, General Studies Associate Degree (Transfer), Health Services Careers

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma/GED

Job Opportunities
Education Recruitment

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships
  • Apprenticeships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

THE LEVEE BAR & GRILL

Locally owned and operated by Gary McGee and Chris Bradshaw, the Levee Bar & Grill is located on the Black Warrior River near downtown Northport, Alabama. They opened our doors to the public in 2015 and offer a great dining experience with one of the best views around. Their focus is friendly customer service and fresh, delicious southern style cuisine.

Programs of Study
Culinary Arts

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma, ServSafe Certification

Job Opportunities
Host, Cashier, Busser, Cook, Management

  • Part Time

TUSCALOOSA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS

The Tuscaloosa Association of Realtors was chartered in 1948 as a real estate trade association by brokers in Tuscaloosa wishing to set themselves apart from the average real estate broker. They now encompass most of West Alabama including Hale, Greene, Fayette, Pickens, Bibb, Lamar and Tuscaloosa counties. Their goal is to ensure professionalism, protect property rights and promote the ownership of real property.

Programs of Study
General Business

Skills/Credentials Needed
Proficient Reading and Writing Skills

Job Opportunities
Realtors

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships
  • Apprenticeships
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

TUSCALOOSA JOINT APPRENTICE COMMITTEE LU 372

The Local 372 Apprenticeship started in 1945, and their school was incorporated in 1969. They have trained hundreds of apprentices in the plumbing, pipefitting and welding fields. They serve several local signatory contractors, and their Journeymen have worked throughout the U.S., Canada and overseas.

Programs of Study
Welding

Skills/Credentials Needed
Proficient Reading Skills, Fine Motor Skills

Job Opportunities
Journeymen Positions, Apprenticship Positions

  • Part Time
  • Apprenticeships

UNIVERSITY ACADEMY OF HAIR DESIGN

The University Academy of Hair Design opened in 2004. Its facility, located in Tuscaloosa, AL, is over 6,000 square feet and features premiere salon equipment, two spacious classrooms and a reception area with computerized booking for customers. A library of cosmetology reference books, videos and DVDs are available for students to check out during regular student hours.

Programs of Study
Cosmetology, Instructor Training

Skills/Credentials Needed
Strong Communications and People Skills

Job Opportunities
Students and Instructors

  • Full Time

U.S. ARMY AND ARMY RESERVE

The United States Army is the land warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces. It is one of the seven uniformed services of the United States, and is designated as the Army of the United States in the United States Constitution. The U.S. Army and Army Reserve offer over 150 different types of full and part-time positions.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma, GED, or College Degree

Job Opportunities
Administrative Support, Intelligence, Arts & Media, Legal & Law Enforcement, Combat, Mechanics,
Computers & Technology, Medical & Emergency, Construction & Engineering, Transportation & Aviation

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

WAR CONSTRUCTION

WAR Construction is a commercial and industrial general contractor. They have been in business over 60 years and work throughout the Southeast.

Programs of Study
Management and Supervision, General Business

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma or College Degree

Job Opportunities
Project Managers, Assistant Project Managers, Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents, Carpenters, Laborers

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Internships

WARRIOR MET COAL

Warrior Met Coal is a leading producer and exporter of metallurgical coal for the global steel industry from underground mines in Brookwood, AL.

Programs of Study
Welding

Skills/Credentials Needed
Valid Driver’s License

Job Opportunities
General Underground Laborer, Underground Equipment Operator, Electrician, Mechanic,
Supervisor

  • Full Time
  • Apprenticeships
  • Internships

WC ENTERPRISES/BROADWAY PIZZERIA

Broadway Pizzeria is Tuscaloosa’s original wood-fired pizzeria. They have been operating at the original location on Rice Mine Road for 17 years. Broadway has expanded to additional locations along Highway 82 in Tuscaloosa and Highway 43 in Northport.

Programs of Study
Culinary Arts

Skills/Credentials Needed
18 years of age

Job Opportunities
Manager, Assistant Manager, Shift Supervisor, Food Prep, Driver

  • Part Time
  • Hiring at WOW 2.0

WEYERHAESER

For 119 years, Weyerhaeuser has sustainably managed forests and manufactured products that make the world a better place. They’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what they do. Weyerhaeuser offers exciting careers for talented people who are passionate about making a difference.

Programs of Study
Industrial Electronics Technology, Industrial Maintenance Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
Post-secondary Training

Job Opportunities
Equipment Operator, Millwright, Process Control, Industrial Electrician, Saw Filing

  • Full Time
  • Apprenticeships
  • Internships

WHATABURGER

In 1950, Harmon Dobson and Paul Burton were looking to open a hamburger restaurant. Dobson’s goal was to “make a better burger that took two hands to hold and tasted so good that when you took a bite you would say, ‘What a burger!'” In June 1950, Dobson was granted the Whataburger trademark.

Programs of Study
All Programs

Skills/Credentials Needed
High School Diploma

Job Opportunities
Management,Cashiers, Cooks, Maintenance

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Hiring at WOW 2.o

ZF CHASSIS SYSTEMS

ZF Chassis Systems is a Tier 1 automotive supplier to Mercedes-Benz U.S. International in Vance, AL. ZF has been in Tuscaloosa since 1996, producing complete axles/chassis systems for the 167 and 205 production lines, along with shocks, springs and struts.

Programs of Study
Automotive Service Technology, Electrical Technology, Industrial Electronics Technology

Skills/Credentials Needed
Ready to Work, WorkKeys, OSHA 10, First Aid, Forklift, MSSC

Job Opportunities
Assembler, Logistics, Maintenance

  • Full Time
  • Apprenticeships
  • Internships