In June 2017, QPS Des Moines has moved to a new location at 3629 Beaver Ave. QPS entered the Des Moines market in 2012 but we were far from new at that point. QPS opened its doors in Wisconsin in 1985 and is quickly becoming a presence across the state of Iowa. We were voted one of the Top Places to Work in 2014, 2016 and 2018 by the Des Moines Register. We currently have over 250 associate employees on assignment at any given day with 100 on assignment at our largest client this year. Many of our opportunities are temp-hire, which are positions that will start as temporary but lead to being hired on to the client site after a probationary period. Our office hours are Monday - Friday 7:00am - 5:00pm. However, we also have a dedicated Experience Center (TEC) that is here 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.
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: Packaging/Production
Wage: $11.00 - $11.65/hour
Shift: 1st, 2nd or 3rd
QPS has a new and exciting opportunity with a well-known company in Altoona, IA that works with food based products! Join a company that brings families together and is built on years of trustworthy and proud service. A company that recognizes people as our greatest asset! You’ll have an opportunity to work for an industry leader in consumer packaged goods and the ability to start a long term career in this Packaging/Production role!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Package complete product by following detailed instructions on specification sheets and training materials- Operate mechanical packaging machines, box makers and conveyors during the packaging of completed product- Transport finished product in and out of production, warehouse, coolers and freezers- Transfer bagged pasta product from packing table and load into cartons- Stack boxed product on pallet- Stack cartons of frozen pasta product - Stamp, code, label and record weights- Operate pressure washer to clean and sanitize equipment
Requirements:- Previous packaging and/or production experience preferred- Able to read, comprehend and follow detailed instructions, short correspondence and memos - Basic math and writing skills
Position Title: Assembly
Hours: 7:00am – 7:00pm (Monday - Wednesday)
Do you like to make a difference in people's lives? Then this is the right job for you! You will assist your team making medical equipment that is essential for others to survive! Make a difference in someone's life today and come join this day shift Assembly team in Des Moines, IA for a once in a lifetime opportunity!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Maintain productivity levels - Check wires of defibrillator pads for quality assurance - Make boxes for shipment
Requirements:- Previous assembly experience preferred- Able to work in a fast-paced environment - Able to follow instructions
Hours: 7:00am – 7:00pm (Thursday - Saturday)
Position Title: Order Picker
Hours: 3:30pm – 7:30pm (Monday – Thursday)
Do you want to be part of a company that is recognized as the leading category manager for Trading Cards and Impulse Trend Collectibles in North America? This manufacturer in Des Moines, IA offers opportunities for growth while working in a fun environment! This is a company that recognizes strong talent and wants to see their employees shine and exceed in every role. They are looking for great Order Pickers to join their 2nd shift team in this seasonal, part time opportunity!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Sort, pick and package orders in warehouse- Place small card packages into bigger boxes to be shipped out- Inspect product
Requirements:- Previous order picking or packaging experience - Able to stand for duration of shift- Able to bend, twist and reach throughout shift- Able to lift up to 40lbs - Able to pass QPS screening process- Strong attention to detail
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.