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 1,500 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 hours of 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 – 5:30pm 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: Production
Wage: $12.00-$12.50 per hour
Shift: 1st, 2nd
Hours: 8-10 hour shifts
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.
Branch: Burlington IA
Position Title: Team Lead - Shift Supervisor
Wage: Based on Experience
Are you ready to be a leader of a team in a leading manufacturer in Burlington, Iowa? Then this position is for you! Established in 1952, this company has continued to grow in the printing industry. 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:- Work assigned schedule, including weekends and coverage for other leaders as deemed necessary, to provide leadership coverage to the plant as necessary.- Use quality tools in analysis of product.- Follow all quality standards and hold team members accountable to the SOPs.- Identify, address and correct any concerns.- Review documents and standards and provide updates as necessary.- Accurately and effectively communicate with team members and leadership.- Maintaining and keeping a safe work environment.- Actively recruiting, hiring and training for open positions.- Providing feedback and coaching team members.- Regular tracking and reporting related to Safety, Quality, Production, etc.- Team member training, evaluations, payroll, corrective action, etc.- Other duties as deemed necessary.
Requirements:- 5 years of supervisors experience (in a manufacturing environment preferred).- Eye for detail and quality consistency.- Initiative, drive and focus to work with teams to get work completed in timely manner.- Strong professional communication skills.- Ability to be firm with decisions and directions.- Honesty and integrity with team members and leadership.- Computer and Microsoft Office aptitude.- Ability to multi-task.- Technical and mechanical abilities and understanding.- Capable of understanding, mentoring and coaching team members through production and personal issues as they arise.
Position Title: Vanpool Driver
Wage: $14.50-$17.50 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! This company also offers a $250 sign-on bonus after 200 hours.
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.- $250 sign-on bonus after 200 hours.
Position Title: Warehouse
Wage: $11.00-$18.00 per hour based on experience
Founded in 1987, this company grew from a one-man warehousing operation into a company with 15 facilities in 4 states. They have expanded operations to include the following: purchasing, assembly, warehousing, cross-docking, material handling, logistics, dedicated trucking, rework, and worldwide whole-goods and individual components export services. Are you interested in being a part of this team? If so, apply today.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Operating forklift to unload and load trucks - after training and certification by client. - Wrapping pallets and putting on labels. - Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations. - Must be able to locate inventory using scanners, follow work orders for correct quantity, quality, and packaging per customer specifications. - Read order sheet and pick product according to sheet. Requirements:- Able to operate a forklift – preferred. - Able to lift up to 40 lbs., most boxes weigh around 10-20lbs – repetitively.- Able to do prolonged standing for full shift. - Able to work in a cold or hot environment, temperature dependent on outside temperatures. Benefits:- Available upon hire.
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.