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!
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Whether it is a short term need or direct hire placement, our local branch office has the resources
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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: Laundry
Are you sick of working nights and weekends? Check out this early 1st shift Laundry position! This is a temp to hire Laundry Worker opportunity at a company in Cedar Rapids.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Sort dirty laundry as it comes into the plant - Place dirty laundry into bins - Unload clean clothes from dryer - Feed clean laundry into the press machine - Spray the carts with disinfectant - Fold clean laundry and load into carts
Requirements:- Previous general labor experience preferred - Able to stand for duration of shift - Able to lift up to 40 lbs.
Position Title: Order Picker
Come work and be a part of a team who has the reputation of superior innovation and quality tools. In this Order Picker position, you will expand your knowledge of order picking and forklift operator. This is a temporary opportunity for an Order Picker in Cedar Rapids, IA.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Pick the day's orders to be filled as accurately and completely as possible- Pull warehouse items from the shelves based on shipping level in assigned zones- Monitor stock control systems and process orders- Operate scanners so that the proper order is picked and inventory is managed accurately- Open boxes of products with a box cutter
Requirements:- Previous packaging experience preferred- Prior order picker experience preferred- Ability to stand for majority of shifts and work in hot climates- Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. occasionally- Must have the ability to work overtime when needed and until the work is finished
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
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.