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 and 2016 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 Answer Center (TAC) that is here to take your call from 6:00am - 8:00pm Monday through Thursday, 6:00am - 5:30pm Friday and 9:00am - 3:00pm on Saturday.
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: Landscaping
Hours: 7:00am - Finish
Do you like to working outdoors and doing landscape work? QPS has just the position for you! We have multiple DIRECT HIRE openings with a company located here in the Des Moines. This company is looking to start hiring ASAP and is interested in finding outstanding new employees to begin their new career in a variety of areas.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Turn irrigation systems on and off- Repair and replace hoses, pipes and numerous types of sprinkler heads and fixtures- Operates timers, clocks and controls for sprinklers- Replace or repair irrigation valves- Install or repair irrigation lines- Perform snow removal as needed- Cover areas to specified depths with pesticides, applying knowledge of weather conditions, droplet sizes, elevation-to-distance ratios and obstructions- Fill sprayer tanks with water and chemicals according to formulas- Lift, push and swing nozzles, hoses, and tubes in order to direct spray over designated areas- Mix pesticides, herbicides and fungicides for application to trees, shrubs, lawns or botanical crops- Plant grass with seed spreaders and operate straw blowers to cover seeded areas- Clean and service machinery- Load tools, gas and other necessary equipment/materials- Perform tasks of operations including mowing, line trimming, blowing, raking, weeding, edging, hedging, etc.
Requirements:- Able to lift up to 50lbs- Able to multi-task- Able to work outdoors - Strong attention to detail- Excellent attendance - Valid driver's license
Position Title: Order Picker
Hours: 7:30am – 4:00pm
Are you simply working for the weekend? Apply now to begin your meaningful career through QPS!
QPS Employment Group has a great opportunity available for an Order Picker at a company in Des Moines, IA. This is a temp to hire position for 1st shift. The main responsibility of the Order Picker is to pick and package products.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Receive and check incoming pick tickets and locate product- Operate power industrial equipment such as forklift and vertical order picker- Re-stock inventory- Maintain record of completed orders - Assemble cardboard boxes using automated tape machine - Assist with shipping
Requirements:- Previous picking and packing experience preferred - Able to stand for duration of shift- Able to bend, twist and reach throughout shift- Able to lift up to 80lbs- Able to read and write in English
Position Title: Shop Labor
Hours: 7:00am – 3:30pm
If you are someone with experience in car mechanics, we are looking to hire you!
QPS Employment Group has a great opportunity available in Shop Labor at a company in Des Moines, IA. This is a temp to hire position for 1st shift. The main responsibility of the Shop Labor position is to disassemble and clean engines.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Remove parts from engine using basic hand tools - Clean parts using bead basters and jet washers- Use industrial dryer to complete cleaning process - Operate forklift
Requirements:- Able to stand for duration of shift - Able to bend, twist and kneel throughout shift - Able to lift up to 75lbs- Able read and understand English Instructions - Previous machine or engine experience preferred - Strong attention to detail
Position Title: Assembler
Do you want to be part of a 1st shift team at a growing company in Des Moines, IA that offers a competitive schedule and desirable pay? This manufacturer is seeking Assemblers looking for a long term career opportunity!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Assemble cooling modules for agricultural and construction industries- Operate crane and hoist to move product to different work stations- Work with handheld scanner to pick products for assembly- Read order forms - Maintain clean work area
Requirements:- High School Diploma or equivalent- Previous forklift experience - Experience with power tools preferred- Able to lift up to 35lbs- Able to stand for duration of shift- Able to bend, twist, kneel and stoop throughout shift- Able to work under minimal supervision- Strong mechanical ability- Good communication skills
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.