QPS Employment Group is the premier employment agency in Appanoose, Monroe, and Mahaska counties in Iowa, along with northern counties in Missouri. 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 10 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 Centerville first opened its doors in 2013, we have placed over 2000 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 18th St., right off the Historic Levy Area. Please stop by anytime Monday through Friday between the 8:00AM – 5:00PM for assistance. If you need to reach us after hours please call our office at (641) 437-4937 to be connected with our dedicated Answer Center. They can assist you after hours and even on the weekends!
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: Bag Machine Operator
Wage: $13.00 per hour
Are you looking for a company that you can grow within? Are you a hard worker and enjoy working in a fast-paced work environment? Here is the perfect opportunity just for you! For this company you will be working in a high performing environment where team members collaborate to get the job done, challenge the status quo, and embrace unconventional ways of thinking. We are eager to see how you can make an impact in their high performance culture!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Operate tester and bag machine in a safe manner.- Inspect bags for defects and quality issues.- Folding cartons, loading and changing the rolls of film and tape to setup orders on machine.- Record all measurements on paperwork and test results on tester paperwork.
Requirements:- Must be able to have excellent hand/eye coordination.- Must have basic computer skills.- Must be able to read a ruler to 1/16.
Position Title: Line Operator
Wage: $12.00 per hour
Are you looking for an opportunity with a family-owned company? The owner founded this company on the principle that everyone associated– customers, employees, suppliers, and distributors – should treat each other as they would want to be treated. He believed in the importance of honesty and of pride in a job done well. If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, apply now!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Pull bottles from machines (3000 bottles per 8-hour shift) and visually inspect bottles for defects and tear off flash.- Observe machine for jamming of bottles, pull buzzer to alert technician of issue.- Assembles cardboard cartons and trays using a tape gun (50 assembled per shift).- Sort bottles by bottle and label color.- Place bottles on cardboard cartons and trays and verify the bottles are correct with the job order.- Assemble boxes and operate tape machine when on box job.
Requirements:- Must be able to differentiate colors.- Previous injection blow molding experience preferred.- Must have great hand eye coordination.
Position Title: Press Helper
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Move ink to/from ink staging area and wash print heads.- Ensure press is supplied with solvent, semi-finish film production and set up film.- Make splices, change, unwind and rewind film rolls.- Assist in setting up press machines.- Use spectrodensitometer and computer to control color printed on product.- Take finished stock to storage areas and complete location paperwork.
Requirements:- Cannot be sensitive to inks, solvents or powder.- Must be able to stand entire 8-12-hour shift.- Must be able to have excellent hand/eye coordination.- Must have basic computer skills.- Must be able to read a ruler to 1/16.
Position Title: Sheet Metal
Are you looking for an opportunity with a laid back, family orientated company? Here is the perfect opportunity for you! This company operates in a comfortable work environment with a strong ‘Team' philosophy, where everyone has an opportunity to contribute and grow. They recognize that employees are one of the most valuable resources. We are looking for motivated, energetic individuals in many areas!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Always visually inspect metal for imperfections.- Check length of metal with tape measure.- Stack metal onto racks with correct piece count.- Clean sheet metal by shaking and deburring using a hand grinder.- Must be able to read blueprints and work order.- Operate brake press, punch presses and shear machine.- Load brake press and punch press machines by sliding sheet metal into clamps.- Keep area free from scrap and/or excess materials on ground.- Follow all safety procedures.
Requirements:- Must have a HSD/GED.- Must be able to read and comprehend written/verbal instructions.- Experience in bending or fabricating equipment like brake presses, punch presses or shears preferred.- Experience in use of calipers, angle finders and tape measures preferred.
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.