Note that we have now moved to a new location on Wiley Blvd. The Cedar Rapids branch works with over 30 different employers in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City areas. In an average year, our branch will place nearly 750 people into various employment roles in the area. Our branch offers temp to hire, direct hire and temporary opportunities for a wide variety of openings. Whether you’re looking for a seasonal opportunity or looking to start a career, our recruiters can match you with the appropriate job. We have Spanish bilingual capabilities as well. Our office hours are Monday-Friday 7:00am - 5:00pm. We also have a dedicated Experience Center (TEC) that is available to take your call from 4:00am - 8:00pm Monday through Thursday, 4:00am – 6:00pm Friday and 7:00am - 5:00pm on Saturday and Sunday. Please call or stop in for more information today!
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: Forklift Operator
Hours: 11pm-7am, Sunday-Thursday
Apply to be a part of an innovative team working in a warehouse and expanding your skills! Don’t miss this Forklift Operator opportunity in Cedar Rapids, IA. This Forklift Operator position is for temp to hire on 3rd shift. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Operate WMX inventory control devices effectively - Perform manual unloading and loading for the carrier vessels - Operate stand up forklift to move product (company will certify) - Move and manually re-handle product within the dock and warehouse - Operate stand up forklift to move product around the warehouse
Requirements:- Previous stand up forklift experience- Ability to work in a wide range of temperatures (35 degrees - 80 degrees) - Ability to lift up to 75 lbs. 33% of the shift - Ability to bend and twist 33% of the shift - Basic math and reading skills - Be able to function effectively in a team environment
Position Title: Production
Shift: 1st or 2nd
Not getting enough hours at your current position? Check out this position with plenty of opportunity for overtime! QPS Employment Group is hiring for a Production Worker at a company in Cedar Rapids, IA. This is a temp to hire Production position for 1st or 2nd shift.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Read each work ticket for processing- Assemble frame parts - Install hardware onto window - Operate saw to cut window - Caulk window frames and edges - Inspect final product- Package and shrink wrap windows to be shipped
Requirements:- Previous production experience- Able to lift up to 40 lbs.- Able to stand for duration of shift- Able to work in a hot environment- Able to reach, stoop, kneel and crouch throughout shift- Able to read a tape measure
Position Title: Production Line Worker
QPS Employment Group is working for a busy company in Cedar Rapids. We are hiring for 30+ positions that are all full time, associate to hire opportunities. This company is getting very busy and offering a lot of opportunities for overtime!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Read each work ticket for processing- Assemble frame parts- Install hardware onto window- Operate saw to cut window- Caulk window frames and edges- Inspect final product- Package and shrink wrap windows to be shipped
Requirements:- At least 1 year of previous manufacturing experience- Able to work over time - up to 12 hour shifts 6 days per week when busy- Able to lift up to 40 lbs.- Able to stand for duration of shift- Able to work in a hot environment- Able to reach, stoop, kneel and crouch throughout shift- Able to read a tape measure
Position Title: Welder Fabricator
Calling all Welder/Fabricators! Looking for a 1st shift position working only Monday-Friday in Cedar Rapids? Apply now! This is a direct hire opportunity.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Perform welding duties using with MIG and TIG equipment - Weld steel, stainless steel, and aluminum components as specified by layouts, engineering drawings, work orders, or verbal instructions - Work includes set-up, laying out work using jigs/fixtures or hand layouts to fabricate parts and/or rework finished products - Fabricate parts using a vertical mill and lathe- Operate forklifts, hoists, hand power tools, slings, grinders, cutting torch, plasma cutter and other hand tools related to the jobs needs- Inspect and correct welds as necessary to meet product specifications - Read, understand, and follow job order specifications, engineering drawings, and/or work orders- Willingness to cross-train and perform the work of other job tasks in addition to the primary assigned position - Inspect tools and equipment to maintain functionality and safety and notify supervisor/lead or maintenance department for repairs - Perform a variety of complicated tasks, as required - Provide accurate weekly documentation of time per project and task
Requirements:- Need welding/fabricating experience- Ability to stand for duration of shift- Hand-eye coordination
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.