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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Position Title: CNC Machinist/Programmer
Hours: 7am-3:30pm; Mon-Fri
Join a company has been in business since 1952 and offers extremely competitive pay, a set work schedule, and great benefits. This is a great place to grow your career! Apply now for their opening for a CNC Machinist/Programmer. This is a direct hire opportunity in Marion, IA.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Program CNC machines with instructions, offsets, reference points, and other calculations- Study and review blueprints to fully understand the part that is being fabricated- Interpret the overall engineering plans, surface locations, and machining parameters- Inspect the completed part to quality and blueprint accuracy- Identify and report problems for any parts that do not pass inspection- Handle maintenance of machines by monitoring performance and identifying areas that are lacking
Requirements:- Prior experience in working, performing set-up operations and programming industrial machinery including lathes, grinders and horizontal mills- CNC trade school or equivalent on-the-job experience- 3-5 years of experience CNC machining and CAD programming- Experience with blueprint reading and measuring tools (calipers, micrometers, height, depth gauges)- Experience with Fanuc and Okuma controls- Knowledge and expertise with CAD software (MasterCam and SolidWorks)- Attention to detail as parts require precise & accurate measurements in order to work correctlySafety conscious
Benefits:Available upon hire
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: Hose Assembly
Wage: $14-$14.50/hour DOE
Hours: 7am-3:30pm; Monday-Friday and some Saturdays
Are you someone that likes hands-on work and are willing to work overtime as needed? Check out this 1st shift, fast paced position with competitive wages! This is a temp to hire opportunity for Hose Assembly in Cedar Rapids.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Set up machine for designated length - Use protective cutter machine to cut hose to lengths per work order - Use hands to coil hoses and attach couplings - Label product per customer order - Palletize assembled hose to be shipped
Requirements:- High school diploma/GED- Previous assembly experience- Adequate math and ruler skills- Must be able to stand for duration of 8 hours of shift- Must have strong hands for repetitive work - Ability to bend and rotate proper motion for complete shift - Ability to lift 50 lbs. occasionally and 10-40 lbs. repetitively throughout shift (8 hours) - Must have good 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.