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A Look Back at the Top 3 Career Growth Articles From 2018

It seems crazy, but the end of 2018 is already upon us. If the past 12 months have prompted you to start looking for warehouse jobs hiring in Reading, PA and the surrounding area when the new year begins, it’s never too early to start putting your resume together.

On the other hand, maybe you secured your ideal warehouse job this year. If this is the case, congratulations! Work is such a huge part of your life, so you want to spend each shift doing something you enjoy.

Whether you’ll be looking for a new job in 2019 or happily staying put in your current position, it’s important to never stop learning. Here’s a look at our top three career growth articles from 2018.

Improving Warehouse Safety: Protecting Your Back Day After Day

Warehouse work is rewarding, but it can be hard on the body. Thankfully, back pain doesn’t have to be part of the job. This post offers five tips to protect your back, because injuries of this nature can be permanent. Learn more about how to watch your back on the warehouse floor.

Improving Warehouse Safety: A Review of Truck Loading Safety

Truck deliveries are a crucial part of warehouse operations. However, the lifting involved with loading the truck is an art form of sorts. If not done properly, it can cause serious injuries.

Whether you work primarily on the loading dock or just help unload trucks on occasion, you need to follow proper lifting guidelines to protect your body. This post covers both the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s jurisdiction for loading and unloading and training requirements for loading and unloading, so take the initiative to get educated.

Is a Cup of Coffee or a Five-Minute Break Better for Productivity?

Working in a warehouse fills you with a sense of satisfaction, but being on your feet all shift can be exhausting. When you need a quick energy boost, you probably either get a cup or coffee or take a five-minute break, but one choice is actually more effective than the other. HTSS, Inc. did a little digging to find out which route is the better option, so read and learn.

If you’re planning to make a career move in 2019, HTSS, Inc. wants to help! You can count on us to help you find a rewarding warehouse opportunity with a top Lehigh Valley employer. Contact us today to start your search!



CEO Letter

As a staffing and recruitment professional for over  30 years, I have seen many changes in the industry. Over that time, I’ve witnessed a transformation in the way organizations view staffing services. Today, we see more and more companies using staffing services as a strategic tool, rather than just for temporary fill-ins.

At HTSS, Inc., our focus is on helping companies create proactive workforce plans. Our goal is to help our clients use staffing strategically to increase capacity, overcome hiring freezes, access specialized talent, better manage increased workloads, and enhance overall productivity.

For our candidates, we help to uncover truly rewarding job opportunities—jobs that are a match to each candidate’s skills, and jobs that offer key experience and growth potential.

We look forward to strengthening our relationships with our current clients and candidates, as well as forming new and exciting partnerships in the future.


Pat Howells
HTSS, Inc.