Misty Johnston

December 2022 Employee Spotlight

At Metro Services, we are proud of our employees, and we believe they should be recognized for all their hard work! Join us in congratulating Misty Johnston this month on her impressive performance as Operations and Direct Hire Manager!

Q: How long have you worked at Metro Services?
A: I’ve worked at Metro Industrial Services for one year.

Q: What does your job entail?
A: As Operations and Direct Hire Manager, I get to work with all divisions within Metro.  Specifically, I work with the Office Managers to maintain Metro’s job board, perform payroll duties, list job postings on online platforms, and run the Direct Hire division.

Q: What’s the unique part of working here?
A: The unique part of working at Metro is the God-loving, family-like environment.  It truly is a blessing.

Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: What I enjoy most is helping people find their dream job.

Q: What is the best career lesson you’ve learned so far?
A: There is always something new to learn.

Q: What do you love most about your industry?
A: I love getting to help others.

Q: How would you describe Metro’s company culture?
A: Metro is a company that puts God first, family second, and work third.  I think this is why Metro is so successful.

Q: What is your favorite way to spend a day off?
A: I enjoy anything that involves spending time with my family, whether it be relaxing at home, watching the Tennessee Vols play football, or watching my kids play sports.

Q: What’s one thing that can instantly make your day better? 
A: Hearing one of my children say, “I love you, Mom” makes everything better.

Q: Do you have a favorite piece of advice or quote you would like to share?
A: I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.  Philippians 4:13

Q: Where is the next place on your travel bucket list?
A: Colorado is the next place so I can learn to ski. I’d also like to take an RV trip out west and visit Ireland.

Q: What is your dream? 
A: My dream is to make sure my children know the Lord and have a personal relationship with him.