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
Wage: $10.00 per hour
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.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Rework, sorting, separating good product from bad product.- Use pallet jacks to move product.- Cleaning, dusting, mopping around the plant and in the lobby.- Product inspection.
Requirements:- High School Diploma/GED required.- Accuracy and attention to detail required. - Ability to initiate, organize, and prioritize work and work alone or with a team.- Lifting approximately 2 to 20 sleeves of product weighing from eight to twelve pounds each hourly.- Lift up to thirty five pounds once per hour individually or as a team lift.- Must be able to use fingers and hands repetitively.- Required to reach, lift, bend, twist, kneel, crouch, and walk.
Branch: Fort Dodge IA
Position Title: Processing
Wage: $11.00 per hour plus attendance bonus
Shift: All Shifts Available
QPS Employment Group has an excellent opportunity for an associate to hire processing worker! Get your foot in the door for this growing company that is a leading supplier for their industry!
This company offers a variety of shifts with plenty of opportunities of overtime! Once hired on the company offers a full benefits package!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Perform routine tasks involved in producing, assembling, inspecting, testing or shipping a product. - Load raw material into machinery that may grind, emulsify, mechanically debone, mix/blend and/or plate freeze product. - Inspect product to ensure that it conforms to established quality control guidelines. - Discard incidental waste, that cannot be processed, into bins or other containers for proper disposal.- Operate process hose to pump product into plate freezer; hand pack; and insert dividers (when required) to separate product during processing. - Pull blocks of frozen product from plate freezers by hand and physically slide product along rail and hand stack onto pallets. - Perform sanitation of machines and floors using high pressure hose and other tools to ensure that our equipment and facility is kept clean and hygienic.- Operate forklift or pallet jack to move or retrieve supplies for production line or for storage (if trained and certified to operate forklifts and pallet jacks). Requirements:- Experience in the meat processing industry is desired but not required. - Must be able to work around and with raw beef, chicken, fish, lamb, or other similar raw materials and odors. - Ability to lift up to 30lbs frequently; up to 50lbs constantly and 60lbs occasionally. - Must be able to work extended shifts and overtime as needed; sometimes up to (7) days a week. - Must be able to work in a cold environment for duration of shift between 30-45 degrees. Benefits:- Full time opportunity with ability go get hired on.- Full benefits package available once hired on.
Position Title: Foundry Worker
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: Machine Operator
Wage: $15.00 per hour
One of the world's top manufacturers of molded plastic, located right here in Webster City, IA, is looking for motivated individuals to join their 3rd shift teams as Machine Operators. Using innovative injection molding services you will create parts for small appliances, to outdoor recreation pieces, and gaming parts. Who wouldn't want to work in a super clean facility that is home to a fantastic work environment?
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Listen to machines during operation in order to detect sounds such as those made from excessive vibrations or possible malfunctions, and adjust the operation process to compensate for problems.- Report defects and other production issues immediately to the supervisor, team leader, or quality technician.- Adjust or stop the materials feeding process of tool machines so as to ensure conformance to specifications as described in specification books.- Identify and record rejects in order to accurately report inventory.- Visually inspect products for surface and dimension defects.- Dispose of scrap materials, after thorough on the job training, following guidelines to safely use grinder.- Use pneumatic scissors to trim plastic edges on occasion.- Use clippers and small utility knives to cut flashing and extended parts.- Use a Torque wrench to check torque on nuts.- Pack parts into carton or box per customer specification; unpack boxes for rework.- Label and tape boxes for shipping.- Use sonic welders only if placed in a welding cell and trained on proper use. Requirements:- High School Diploma or GED.- Ability to read and follow basic operating instructions in English.- Must possess a cooperative and collaborative attitude.- Excellent attention to detail is required.- Must be able to hear and understand overhead pages, announcements and alarms.- Stand, walk, reach and bend over frequently.- Regularly required to use hands to operate dials, switches, valves, a computer keyboard, and reach with hands and arms.- Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus with good hand/eye coordination.- Must be able to lift up to 50lbs on occasion.- Must be able to perform repetitive motion when using sonic welders.
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.