QPS Employment Group is the premier employment agency in Des Moines, Lee, and Henry Counties. Our dedicated staff of recruiters have over a decade of staffing and placement experience to assist you with your next career move. We specialize in finding placements in clerical, light industrial, and factory settings. Our office has a team of Professional Placement Recruiters who can find a direct hire fit for you in industrial, technical, professional, and office roles. Our team has built relationships with many of the major employers in the surrounding area. Our process is simple; fill out one application and let our team of recruiters find you a position with over 20 different companies in the immediate area! We have quick turnaround and often times can offer a job to you within 24 hours of your application. Since Burlington first opened its doors in 2015, we have placed over 1500 job seekers on job assignments with a large majority being hired on full-time after completing their job assignment. Our office is conveniently located on Jefferson Street, next to The Beancounter coffee house and right down the street from the Post Office. Please stop by anytime Monday through Friday between the 8:00AM – 5:00PM for assistance. If you need to reach us after hours, please call our office at (319) 850-3270 to be connected with our dedicated Experience Center. They can assist you after hours and even on the weekends! Their hours are 4:00am - 8:00pm Monday through Thursday, 4:00am – 6:00pm Friday and 7:00am - 5:00pm on Saturday and Sunday.
Our recruiters work with job seekers just like you to find a position that will fit your skill set,
talents and schedule.
Whether it is a short term need or direct hire placement, our local branch office has the resources
to find the best talent for your company.
Position Title: Vanpool Driver
Wage: $14.30-$17.30 per hour
Hours: 8 hour shifts
Are you interested in making a little extra money? Interested in carpooling but with our transportation. Are you struggling getting to work due to your own transportation or even due to relying on someone else? Rely on QPS to get you to work! We provide transportation to Mt Pleasant for 2nd shift openings. This job also includes working at a production facility. If you happen to meet all of our RideShare requirements, you could potentially drive for us! We are currently looking for drivers with a valid license. If this is, you contact the QPS Burlington office to find out more!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Transport yourself and the passenger group to an assignment with QPS.- Follow relevant safety regulations and state laws governing vehicle operation.- Test vehicle equipment such as lights, brakes, horns or windshield wipers to ensure proper operation.- Arrange to pick up groups on a regular schedule.- Document passenger attendance and report to management on a regular basis.- Notify management of any mechanical, service or any other vehicle concerns. Requirements:- Must be on assignment with QPS - this is not a driving only position.- Able to pass company screening process.- Valid driver's license. Benefits:- Receive $2-5/hour pay increase to their hourly assignment rate of pay.- Free transportation to and from work.- Personal use of the QPS van.
Position Title: Inspector/Packer
Wage: $13.25-$15.25 per hour
Shift: Day + Night
Hours: 12-hour shifts
Would you like to have a job that is in a temperature controlled environment? Inspect and package products for a 12 hour shift and have at least 2-3 days off a week? This company might be the right fit for you! This company specializes in precision injection molding products, they make food containers, lids for shampoo and conditioner bottles, and even baby wipes container lids. Contact the Burlington or Fairfield Offices to find out more.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- In-process inspections are the primary responsibility of the Inspector/Packer. Inspection consists of frequent examination of the visual attributes of each product.- Records findings of inspections in predisys.- Packing.- Keep production and packing area clean. - Operation of manually operated molding presses will be required from time to time to relieve another employee or when a Machine Operator is not available.- Sorting and/or reworking product that does not conform to the customer requirements. - Develops and maintains good working relationships with all departments.- Assist in other areas as needed and as assigned.- Keep confidential the password provided to use the company software.- Participate in the electronic training, using his/her username/password provided by the company.- Complies with ISO requirements. - Conducts all job functions in a safe manner.- Complies with all applicable state and federal safety and environmental regulations. Uses appropriate safety equipment, as required and/or provided.
Requirements:- Must be able to lift up to 35lbs non repetitively.- Must be able to lift 10-20lbs repetitively.- Must be able to stand and walk for an extended period of time.- Must be able to perform average to above average mathematics.- Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing with a good command of the English language.- Must be able to read and follow directions.- Must have good color perception and good manual dexterity. - High School Diploma/ GED is required.
Benefits:- Available upon hire.
Position Title: Machine Operator
Wage: $12.00 + per hour
Did you know you can work only half the month and still receive full paychecks? Providing for your family has never been this easy. Are you tired of trying to get time off work to make a doctor's appointment? This machine operating position offers 12 hour shifts. No more working Monday-Friday. This company gives their employees every other weekend off as well as days during the week. Do you enjoy working in a laid back environment? You can wear shorts! I repeat you can wear shorts! No heavy steel toed boots required. Making 25 million envelops per day this company prides itself on promoting from within. Apply today to begin your career in machine operating on either 1st or 3rd shift!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Read and understand production related paperwork.- Clean-up work area and inspect finished product.- Monitor supplies, make sure all machine guards are in place.- Communicate with next shift supervisor about issues or instructions, etc. - Follow Standard Operating Procedures.- Pack boxes and palletize finished product. Requirements:- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.- Must be able to twist, grasp, lift, bend, reach, stoop, and crouch.- Must have High School Diploma or GED.- Must pass basic Math and Ruler test.- Must pass QPS screening process.
Benefits:- Available upon hire.
Wage: $13.00 per hour
Shift: 2nd, 3rd
Hours: 8, 10, or 12 hour shifts
This company helps people who help people. Is this a motto you can stand by? If you said yes, then this is the company for you! This company is a global leader in fundraising, supporting nonprofits, and their agencies and is hiring for Machine Operators.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Load machine with material. - Watch material to make sure machine is fully stocked. - Watch the material stock to make sure there is enough to adequately run the machine.- General housekeeping in area during down time. - Perform periodic quality checks of finished product but is not responsible for final product sign off.- Alert operator of any equipment failure or defective machines. - Reading and understanding details of work orders as well as inputting information of completed work.- Boxing letter replies and keeping each order in sequential order. - Pulling gates out if machine jams. - Alert operator of product not meeting quality standards. Requirements:- Must be able to lift up to 15lbs repetitively. - Must be able to bend, twist, stoop, reach, grasp and stretch repetitively.- Must be able to stand for 8-12 hour shifts. - Must be willing and able to do overtime when needed. - Must be able to lift 15-30lbs. non repetitively. - Must have good attention to detail. - Must be able to work at a fast pace. - Must be able to read a ruler and do basic math. - Must be able to read and write English for work orders. - Must be willing to be cross-trained into other positions. - Must be able to pass QPS screening process.
Over 30 years of experience. Nearly 50 branches. And more than 1,500 thriving businesses who count on us to bring them talented workers. At QPS, we have strength in numbers.