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: Press Assistant
Wage: $9.50 + per hour based on experience
Shift: 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Hours: 8 hours
Are you new to the working world? Or maybe haven't found the right job for you yet? Are you looking for something to see if factory work may be your career path? We have an Assembler opening at a local printing company that is only an 8 hour shift with occasional overtime. You will be helping with products that are being made such as labels, notepads, stickers and soap cartons just to name a few. Are you interested in becoming a machine operator? Apply today to learn more about this opportunity.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Supply pressman with chemical and ink supplies.- Inform ink room of any ink mixing needs. - Return supplies after pressman are done with job. - Keep area CLEAN. - Fill chemicals. Be sure to follow all safety precautions. - Dispose of chemicals. - Do quality testing as needed on presses. - Assist operator with wash ups. - All designated paperwork done accurately and completely. - Mix ink and adjust as needed. - PM'ing assigned parts of each press. - Miscellaneous work as assigned by Team Leader or by Press Operators.- All duties pertaining to presses: materials, wash-ups, etc. - Clean plates and return to pressroom when finished. Requirements:- Must be able to regularly lift up to 50lbs. - Must be able to pass QPS Screening Process (Drug screen, client specific paperwork, and online safety training).- Must be able to stand for 8 hours. - Requires organizational and general math skills, along with the ability to follow SOP's. - High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
Benefits:- Available upon hire.
Position Title: Production
Wage: $9.00 + per hour
Shift: 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Hours: 8-hour shifts
Established in 1952, this company has continued to grow in the printing company. They specialize in producing miniature bar soap wrappers, soap cartons, labels and liquid packets for the hospitality industry, but they are currently growing into commercial printing from newsletters and notepads to catalogs and stickers. This small, but mighty company of almost 100 employees prides themselves on their quality of work that ensures deadlines are met with every customer no matter the size of the order.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Keep press area clean. - Assist operators with wash up. - Pick up die cut cartons off the conveyor belt.- Sort die cut cartons for quality. - Pack die cut cartons into boxes at quick pace. - Close boxes once they are full and place on pallet. Requirements:- Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. - Must be able to do repetitive hand-eye work. - Ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures. - High School Diploma or GED. - Must be able to pass QPS screening process. Benefits:- Available upon hire.
Wage: $12.00-$12.50 per hour
Shift: 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Are you ready to jump on board with this growing company that has now celebrated over 20 years in the USA? QPS Employment Group has a great opportunity available for a Production position at a company in West Burlington, IA. This is a temp to hire Production position for multiple shifts. This company provides loads of opportunities, if you are willing to take advantage of them.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Read work order instruction and performs work as assigned by work order sheet and supervisor. - Detects and reports defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.- Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations. - Must be able to perform but not limited to the following tasks: determine/obtain necessary tooling needed for work order, and perform any adjustments needed. - Loads and unloads parts in a timely manner between machine cycles- Performs quality measures through the use of MT4 and other inspection per quality instructions/control plan.
Requirements:- Must be willing to accept and receive frequent supervision and assistance with regard to specific customer product requests.- Must be able to work as part of a team. - This position involves heavy grasping, frequent forceful grasping, pushing and pulling.- While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to hot/cold temperatures, vibration, and noise exposure.- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs - Ability to understand and interrupt basic blue print drawing.- Must be familiar with the basic hand tool functions in order to perform the tasks stated above. - Must pass QPS screening process.- High School Diploma or GED preferred.
Benefits:- Available upon hire.
Position Title: Welding
Wage: $12.00 + per hour
Hours: 8-10 hours
Have you ever been interested in learning how to weld? We have a client that is willing to teach you depending on your previous work history! Sign up now to gain great experience!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Weld various metals, shapes, and sizes of material according to company specifications. - Ability to fabricate from a blueprint. - Duties are included, but not limited to: MIG welding, TIG welding, stick welding, grinding, fabricate and use fabricating tooling. - Must meet established production and quality standards. - Must conform to all company attendance, safety, and personnel policies. - Will be expected to work as part of a team and independently. Requirements:- Must have good math skills. - Must be able to read precise measuring equipment. - Must have welding experience MIG and TIG preferred. - Must be able to comply with all work-related deadlines and work overtime when required by situation. - Must be self-motivated to follow through assigned tasks without a great amount of supervision. - Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously; able to handle shifting priorities and deadlines; able to properly prioritize. - Preferred to have High School Diploma of GED. - 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.