Our Fort Dodge office is across the street from the Fort Dodge Fire Department – that's because we have some of the hottest jobs in the area! QPS arrived to Fort Dodge in 2012 and we serve clients and employees in Webster, Hamilton, Wright, Humboldt, Sac, Calhoun and Hardin counties. Our internal staff is very involved in the community, creating more employment opportunities for our associate employees and a better understanding of our community needs. We really care about our clients and our employees and we strive for the very best working relationships. Approximately 90% of our clients are asking for employees that they can bring in on a temp to hire basis, but we also staff temporary positions in production, clerical, and skilled trades from $10 to $16 an hour. As you can see, we really care about you. Be sure and stop in for a visit – we just may have some special homemade treats or fresh popcorn waiting for you!
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: Inspection
Do you want to work for a company that is concerned with its environmental impact? This company in Fort Dodge, IA is the largest provider of metal food packaging in the USA! Their products are 100% recyclable which saves natural resources and energy while reducing waste! If you are a motivated individual who can work alone or in a team this 1st shift Inspection job is for you! This is a temp to hire opportunity.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Rework, sort, separate good product from bad product- Use pallet jacks to move product- Clean, dust, mop around the plant and in the lobby- Inspect product
Requirements:- High school diploma/GED- Accuracy and attention to detail- Ability to initiate, organize, and prioritize work and work alone or with a team- Lift approximately 2 to 20 sleeves of product weighing from eight to twelve pounds each hourly- Lift up to 35 pounds once per hour individually or as a team lift- Must be able to use fingers and hands repetitively- Reach, lift, bend, twist, kneel, crouch and walk
Position Title: Clean and Ship
Wage: $14.40 per hour
Does working for a family owned company, where everyone feels like a member of a team, feel like a dream come true? Then QPS may have just the opportunity for you! We have positions within this 100+ year old company that cares and supports its local community. They service a diverse customer base by offering a variety of molding processes to best meet the casting needs of their customers. All while being a good neighbor by doing their best to protect natural resources through conservation and sustainable practices. Don't let this opportunity get away! Apply today!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Use pencil grinders, snag grinders, and air tools to clean products.- Identify defects in the castings.- Clear shake out chute to provide rooms for more molds.- Separate castings into hoppers to be cleaned.
Requirements:- High school education or equivalent preferred.- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.- Accuracy and attention to detail are a must.- Ability to repeatedly lift 25 lbs., up to 50 lbs. occasionally, and up to 100 lbs. in a team or hoist assisted lift.- Ability to reach, lift, bend, twist, kneel, crouch, and walk.- Must be able to repetitively use hands, wrist, and feet without issue.- Self-motivated with strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize work.- Must have good depth perception for grinding.
Position Title: Elevator Operator
Do you want to be a part of the team that assists Iowa's farmers? Do you like working as a member of a team? Does spending your work day outdoors appeal to you? Then QPS has the opportunity for you! We currently have temporary Elevator Operator positions at 3 locations. Work through the harvest season on one of three hardworking teams. Don't let this opportunity get away, apply today!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Assist in the loading and unloading of grain- Keep facilities clean and orderly by keeping corn and beans swept off the floor- Crank open semitrailer bottom doors to release corn/beans into floor grate- Open wagon side drawers to release corn/beans into floor grate
Requirements:- Must be willing to work up to 7-12 hour days during the harvest season- Must be able to stand on concrete for 12 hours- Must be able to lift and carry up to 30 pounds occasionally- Must be able to bend, reach, climb and crouch- Must be able to frequently apply 50 to 100 pounds of force to crank open hoppers and wagon gates- Must be able to work in dusty surroundings- Must be able to work outside in extreme natural heat and cold
Position Title: Production
Wage: $13.00 per hour
Do you want a job where you get to work with your hands? How about working for a company that makes sure to conserve our natural resources? QPS has the opportunity for you with this 1st shift Production position in Webster City. Don't let this opportunity pass you by to work with a company that makes quality and continuous improvement a top priority, apply with us today!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Operate a handheld air nailer to repair and build pallets.- Band pallets using a hand held bander. - Build various sized pallets.- Pull pallets from stacks at shoulder height.- Load stringers into machine after inspecting for defects.
Requirements:- Must be able to repetitively lift 15lbs from waist to shoulder and occasionally up to 70lbs. - Must be able to stand for long periods, reach, bend, and twist. - Must be able to work in extreme heat and cold. - Must be able to use basic hand and power tools.- Must be able to accurately read a tape measure within 1/16th of an inch.- Possess strong basic math skills.- Must be able to work both independently and as a member of a team.
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.