Temp Systems, Inc. is a full-line, non-franchise, personnel staffing
service offering professional, administrative, technical and industrial
personnel to firms in East Tennessee. Temp Systems, Inc. was
founded in 1986 by Norma Owens, President/CEO and is certified as
a woman owned business by Women's Business Enterprise National
Council. (WBENC) After thirty years of successful growth she
presents a perfect example of American entrepreneurship. This start
up company is unique as the only woman owned staffing company in
the area that is non-franchised and is directed by the original owner
for over 30 years.
Our company provides state-of-the-art ProveIT computerized evaluation and
training on all software programs for employees in fulfilling contracts with East
Tennessee employers.The training is offered at no cost for qualified employees.
These continuously updated programs train and evaluate over 800 classifications
Windows 7 thru 10
Word / Excel
Access / PowerPoint
Quickbooks / Quicken
Customer Service / Call Center
Outsourcing and on-site facilitator management are regular quality professional services provided to clients.
Using a team approach, Temp Systems's experienced staff actively and continually recruits and selects
personnel to meet client needs. Applicants are qualified through full screening, reference checking and
drug testing for maximum benefit to the client companies success. Temp System's custom computerized
system allows quick response in evaluating the experience and education of applicants to fulfill employer
requests for personnel on a short-term, long-term, temp-to-hire or direct-hire basis. Our company also
provides "Q" cleared employees to federal government contractors.
In 1992, Ms. Owens formed another company, TSI Industrial, Inc., the industrial division of Temp
Systems. Each day hundreds of Temp Systems and TSI employees go to work in the offices and plants of
East Tennessee to include the largest firms with which the company maintains continuing contracts.
Temp Systems has been awarded the prestigious "Woman Owned Business of the Year Award" by Martin
Marietta Energy Systems, Inc. for outstanding support performance of the clerical contract, and ten years
later the company was presented the same Award by BWXT Y-12 LLC.
Prove IT! Call Center evaluation system for employer call centers is included in the testing center. The
system provides a quick objective way to measure an applicant's call center skills before the individual is
sent to the employer. Tests simulate real phone call scenarios to give applicants a realistic preview of call
center tasks. The system identifies candidates who are comfortable in the computer environment and have
superior customer service skills.
Temp Systems maintains two offices in Knoxville and another in Anderson County. The corporate office is
located at 4707 Papermill Rd Knoxville, TN 37909.
The Oak Ridge office opened in 1994 and experienced immediate growth. All offices are computerized and
networked to provide greater efficiency in fulfilling job requirements.
Ms. Owens and the key staff members of each office are heavily involved as volunteers in the civic,
cultural and business activities of the communities served by the company. Ms Owens is past chairman of
the Board of Directors for Anderson County Chamber of Commerce. She is past chair and currently
Secretary of the Board of Directors for the Better Business Bureau of East Tennessee.
* Tennessee Valley Human Resource Association
* National Womens Business Enterprise Certification
* Better Business Bureau of East Tennessee
* Anderson County Chamber of Commerce
* Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce
* Knoxville Chamber of Commerce
Temp Systems assists in stabilizing a firm's operations and maintaining its quality service and/or production
when employees are needed due to turnover, medical leaves, vacations, peak times, company expansions and
special projects. The company is committed to providing top quality service to clients on a customized
basis. The "temp to hire" program is popular with both employers and employees. The company provides
personnel on a regular basis to this areas most prestigious companies. Prospective employees interested in
the flexibility, variety and career benefits offered by Temp Systems are invited to call to discuss their
job interests, earning potential and experience. Let us open the door of opportunity for you !
Temp Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer and applicants are not charged a fee.