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
If you are looking to start a career or a change in your career path, this could be a great opportunity just for you. One of the most common remarks you will hear about this company around the community is that they keep their employees. We have heard so many stories of employees that have been there 40+ years and still to this day love it! They even just started a new perk that when an employee gets hired full time without missing a day during their probation period, they will receive a sign on bonus. They value and recognize hard work and the people that do it. What's not to love? You could be the next candidate!
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: Extrusion Operator
Have you ever considered the process that goes into creating that shrink bag that preserves your meats and cheeses? Have you ever wanted to be a part of that process? A passionate commitment to the growth and success of their customers will make this company the clear choice for your next career. With many opportunities for growth and experience, this company stands apart in the community! This company works a rotating 12 hours shift that allows for an excellent work life balance.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Operate assigned web within the bounds of the machine operating standards (ESOC's). - Maintain product quality in accordance with product standards, treatment level, and visual attributes (creases, scratches, or feathered edge.) - Make up boxes and pallets for packing. - Ability to operate the Rewinder, take radiation readings, and take all machine readings. - Loading/unloading rolls, monitoring machine settings, inputting production, packaging product, troubleshooting machines. - Perform on-line inspection of manufactured product. - Resolves production problems by altering minor machine set points. Notifies Shift Supervisor for assistance as needed. - Document machine settings and quality checks/tests. Requirements:- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs occasionally. - Cannot be sensitive to inks, solvents or powder.- Must be able to complete repetitive hand motions. - Must be able to stand entire 8-12-hour shift. - Must be able to complete repetitive stoop, kneel, and squat on a rare basis. - Must be able to have excellent hand/eye coordination.- Must have basic computer skills. - Must be able to read a ruler to 1/16. Benefits:- One hired on you will be eligible for medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as paid vacation, fitness reimbursement, 401K, profit sharing and company discounts.
Position Title: Line Operator
Wage: $12.20 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 for this great Line Operator position!
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 (Red are packaged with all red and blue are packaged with all blue).- 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.- Will be responsible for operating forklift if certified with client.
Requirements:- Must be able to differentiate colors.- Previous injection blow molding experience preferred.- Must have great hand eye coordination. Benefits:- Overtime Bonus.- Perfect Attendance Bonus.- Daycare.- YMCA Membership.
Position Title: Maintenance Mechanic
Wage: Based on Experience
Shift: 12 hour
Have you ever considered the process that goes into creating that shrink bag that preserves your meats and cheeses? Have you ever wanted to be a part of that process? Passionate commitment to the growth and success of their customers will make this company the clear choice for your next career. With many opportunities for growth and experience, this company stands apart in the community, with employees that have been there for 40+ years, talk about a life-long career! This company works a rotating 12 hours shift that allows for an excellent work life balance.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- All maintenance of a mechanical nature, including piping, sheet metal and minor electrical work such as replacing blown fuses, sealing heaters, pilot lights and plug-in modules.- Required to use common hand tools, power tools and test equipment such as a continuity tester and volt-ammeter.- Work on compressed air lines and equipment instrumentation as required.- Assist other mechanics as directed and is responsible for clean-up after assignments are completed.- All mechanical work necessary for annual machine overhauls.- Will be required to do some welding and fabrication of metal machine guards from blueprints, sketches and/or verbal instructions in a good work-like manner.- Read and understand blue prints and technical drawing.- Perform all gas, MIG and TIG welding and fabrication.- Read and follow instructions.- Be able to write or print legible.- Record complete work in log books on equipment.- In performing all job duties, safe work practices must be maintained.- Provide training on new and existing equipment.- All Good Manufacturing Practices must be followed.- Know and maintain respective role in Food Safety.- Be an active member of the Centerville Bemis Emergency Brigade if assigned to Extrusion Area or provides vacation coverage for Extrusion Mechanic or Shift Mechanic. Requirements:- Must provide own personal hand tools and not be sensitive to powder or solvents. - Complete 21 Home Study Courses in appropriate time.- Must be willing to work overtime as needed.- Industrial Maintenance Diploma or equivalent industrial maintenance experience troubleshooting manufacturing equipment in a mechanical support role.
Benefits:- One hired on you will be eligible for medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as paid vacation, fitness reimbursement, 401K, profit sharing and company discounts.
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.