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 Answer Center (TAC) that is available to take your call from 6:00am - 8:00pm Monday-Thursday, 6:00am - 5:30pm Friday and 9:00am - 3:00pm on Saturday. Please call or stop in for more information today!
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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
Hours: 7:30am - Finish (Sunday - Thursday)
Reached a dead end at your current job? Check out how this position can create a new path!
QPS Employment Group has a great opportunity available for a Forklift Operator at a company in Cedar Rapids, IA. This is a temp to hire position for 1st shift. The main responsibility of the Forklift Operator is to move materials using a forklift.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Operate forklift to put away product - Pick orders and load pallets of finished goods- Scan information into database- Print and apply labels to products- Perform inventory counts
Requirements:- At least one year of previous warehouse experience preferred - Able to lift up to 50lbs- Basic math and computer skills
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: Packaging
Shift: 1st, 2nd
Hours: 6:30am-3pm, 8am-5pm or 3:30pm-11pm
QPS Employment Group has a great opportunity available in Packaging at a company in Cedar Rapids, IA. Join a well-trained and highly-motivated workforce with a reputation for superior innovation and quality tools! This is a temp to hire position for 1st or 2nd shift. The main responsibility of the Packaging position is to inspect and package tool displays.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Open boxes of product, take tool, and insert into plastic display - Inspect plastic displays - Box tools to be shipped out- Arrange on pallet for forklift- Verify labels
Requirements:- High school diploma or GED- Previous packaging experience preferred - Able to lift up to 50 lbs. - Able to bend, twist, push, and pull throughout shift- Able to stand for duration of shift- Able to work with a team
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.