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We can find your needle in the candidate haystack.

PPL meticulously evaluates and screens each candidate to find only the best. We can check both work and personal references and all candidates must pass drug and background checks.

We get results.

PPL actively seeks qualified candidates through social media, job fairs, seminars, college visits and trade events. We also have an active referral network that supplies us with candidates that have the skills our customers need.

Last year we placed over
Tennesseans with the area's best companies

applicants interviewed

Some of our satisfied Clients

“PPL is committed to providing the best quality of candidates possible. The staff is prompt in answering all questions and assisting with all hiring needs.”

Renee, Precision Coils, Brownsville, TN

“From top management to the support staff, each and every employee at PPL exhibits a passion for excellence. We chose PPL and consider this a valuable partnership in our success for many years to come.”

Theresa, NSK, Dyersburg, TN

“I know from first-hand experience , whether your company is a new or existing client of PPL, you will receive the same high quality service, dedication, and responsiveness as we have experienced.”

Randy, Fluid Routing Solutions, Lexington, TN

“We have found PPL to be very responsive to any requests or suggestions involving the workforce. They are very easy to work with and it has been my pleasure to be associated with them.”

Molly, Colonial Diversified Polymer Products, LLC, Dyersburg, TN

“The local branch office has been tremendous at meeting our every need and we will continue to work hand in hand with PPL as we continue to grow our business and workforce.”

Kevin, BPI Packaging, Memphis, TN

"PPL is very professional and prompt in dealing with any issues that might arise. I would urge anyone considering a staffing service provider to give Personnel Placements serious consideration."

Tommy, HCI Supply, Jackson, TN

Our Employer Services

A hiring solution from recruitment to placement

As a premier staffing agency, PPL has utilized a specific approach to staffing that is relationship driven and client focused. By offering a full spectrum of staffing services, we are sure to meet your every personnel and human resource need.

PPL provides well qualified administrative and clerical talent for temporary, temporary to permanent and direct hire positions. We can help you find the right match while reducing your time to fill and cost per hire. PPL provides applicant clerical testing to ensure our candidates meet your specific skill requirements.

Skills Testing Offered:

  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Typing
  • 10-key
  • Filing
  • Medical Terminology
  • Number Recognition
  • Invoicing
  • Inventory
  • Data Entry

PPL can manage many of your non-core business processes and save you money. By allowing PPL to manage your payroll, human resource management and recruiting, you have the freedom to focus on your primary business. We provide the expertise in these areas so you can excel at what matters most in your business.

  • Services Offered:
  • Recruiting
  • Hiring
  • Training
  • Payroll
  • EEOC Compliance
  • Counseling
  • Terminations
  • Employee Benefits
Real World Technology

PPL utilizes the best in class technology to ensure efficient, effective and accurate payroll, billing, and employee record keeping.

  • Technology Services Offered:
  • On-line Applications
  • Personality and Cognitive Assessments
  • Electronic Employee Files
  • Custom Video Orientations
Recruiting & Screening

PPL specializes in people. It is our goal to provide meaningful employment based on our associates' needs while also fulfilling our clients' needs.

  • Recruiting Services Offered:
  • Job Specific Advertising
  • Applicant Interviewing
  • Pre-Employment and Random Drug Testing
  • Social Security Verification
  • Criminal Background Checks
  • Reference Checks
  • MVR Checks
  • Credit Report Checks
  • Online Preliminary Video Interviews

Training Services

PPL created state of the art training facilities in their Jackson and Dyersburg branches that not only allow us to train but also test applicant proficiency. The warehouse like area includes an open classroom and various workstations where small groups of workers will learn everything from safety to ergonomics to proper use of tools and equipment. This “hands-on” environment helps our recruiters determine if applicants can be a good fit for our clients, but also helps employees to possess the necessary skills before they step onto the factory floor.

Customized Training and/or Assessments Offered

  • Assembly/Production
  • Welding
  • Gauge and Measurement
  • Warehouse
  • Pallet Building
  • Order Picking
  • Forklift Overview

Finding your perfect applicant is our specialty.

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