CPI Search

Career Professionals, Inc. has been serving the professional and technical staffing needs of southeastern manufacturers since 1985


Is there a fee to use your services?
We are a contingency-based search firm, which means that we are paid by our client companies when they successfully hire one of our candidates. There is NEVER a fee paid by an applicant.
Where are your job opportunities & candidates typically located?
Almost all of our job searches are with manufacturing plants located in the southeast. Our focus is working with manufacturing plants in TN, KY, NC, SC, VA, AL, and GA. Therefore, the majority of our candidate pool includes people already located in the southeast, or those who have strong ties to the area.

For what industries do you recruit?
Just over half of our client companies supply the automotive industry in some form or fashion, but we also work in consumer products, plastics, metal fabrication, chemical, electronics, printing, paper converting and other industries.

What types of candidates do you work with?
We work with a variety of manufacturing professionals including Plant Managers, Production Supervisors, Engineering Managers, Manufacturing Engineers, Product Design Engineers, Industrial Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Maintenance Engineers / Technicians, Accounting Professionals, Human Resources, Quality Engineers and Purchasing Professionals.

Are your job searches full-time, permanent placements?
Yes, nearly all of our job searches will be for full-time, permanent job openings with good salary and benefit packages.

Do you ever work on Temp-to-Hire or Contract Placements?
We occasionally work on contract and temp-to-hire positions, but our primary focus is on full-time job openings. To fill contract positions, we utilize the back-office support services of Top Echelon Contracting.