The Tranzonic Companies has hired Jared Douglas as an engineer at the national manufacturing firm’s West Knoxville facility.
He is responsible for building, calibrating, maintaining, troubleshooting, testing and repairing various equipment, systems, hardware and software throughout the facility.
Based in Cleveland, Ohio, The Tranzonic Companies was founded in 1921 and manufactures and distributes wiping cloths, personal hygiene products, textiles, washroom supplies and accessories, wiping and cleaning supplies, and safety products. The growing company is hiring, and job seekers can learn more and apply online at https://www.tranzonic.com.
“We’re glad to welcome Jared to the Tranzonic team,” said Brian Rhoades, executive vice president of operations for Tranzonic. “We look forward to his contributions on the engineering challenges and opportunities at our manufacturing facility.”
Douglas previously led an engineering team at US Tanx, where he designed, tested and patented a camera system to inspect underground stormwater tanks. He earned a degree in mechanical engineering from The Citadel and is a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army Reserve. At The Citadel, he received the distinguished President’s List and Gold Star awards.
Douglas resides in Maryville and is engaged to Allie Mason. In his spare time, Douglas enjoys physical fitness activities, including CrossFit and triathlons. He is certified as an open water scuba diver and holds a private pilot license.
About The Tranzonic Companies
The Tranzonic Companies, a national firm headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, has been in business since 1921. Core products include wiping cloths, personal hygiene, textiles, washroom supplies and accessories, wiping and cleaning supplies, and safety products. The Knoxville location is the largest manufacturing and distribution facility for The Tranzonic Companies. For more information, visit https://www.tranzonic.com.