QPS Employment Group is the premier employment agency in Poweshiek, Jasper, Iowa, and Mahaska Counties. Our dedicated staff brings over a decade of staffing and recruiting experience to assist with your next career move. We specialize in finding placements in clerical, light industrial, and factory. We also have a dedicated team of Skilled Professional Recruiters who’s focus is to match you with direct hire positions in the Technical, IT, and Professional fields. Our staff has built relationships with the many of the major employers in these counties. We work with over 25 companies in the area. Fill out one application and let our recruiters work with you on your next job placement. We also offer quick turnaround times. It’s not uncommon to have a job offer within 24-48 hours. Since opening our doors in 2012, the Grinnell Office has placed employees on nearly 5000 work assignments and nearly 20% of our placements lead to full-time employment with our client customer. You will find our office conveniently located at the corner of highways 146 and 6, behind Subway. Please stop by to meet with our Recruiters to see how we can assist you today! Our open office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm. However we also have a dedicated Answer Center (TAC) that is here to take your call from 6:00am - 8:00pm Monday thru 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: Customer Service
Wage: $12.00 - $15.00/hour
When you are doing something that you're truly passionate about, you never really work. If helping people is that passion, this will be the perfect career for you! This company in Grinnell is looking for someone who is eager to answer customers’ questions and to solve problems in a timely manner. This company has endless growth opportunities and is looking to bring experienced Customer Service agents to their team! If you have experience helping people and you're looking to join a 1st shift team who is going the extra mile for their customers, this is the position for you!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Initiate and maintain accurate service records for qualifying claims- Create parts orders and field service dispatches as needed- Schedule dispatches and inform customers of appointment dates- Generate and provide customers with quotes for chargeable services- Troubleshoot and advise customers on service related issues and/or product information- Maintain frequent communication with customers, sales representatives and business partners
Requirements:- High School Diploma or equivalent; Associate’s degree preferred - At least two years of customer service experience - Experience with Microsoft Office- Excellent communication skills- Able to sit for duration of shift
Position Title: Food Service
Wage: $11.00 - $12.50/hour
Shift: 1st, 2nd or 3rd
Hours: 7:00am – 3:30pm, 3:30pm – 12:00am or 10:30pm – 7:00am
When you help someone who can no longer take care of themselves, you get a sense of pride. This food packaging company in Grinnell is looking for energetic and hardworking employees to assist in the preparation and packaging of food. This food is delivered to people who aren't able to cook for themselves and it gives them a sense of independence. A big perk of working for this company is that they offer paid holidays, time off and benefits once you're hired on full time! If you want to make a difference in your community and start a career, this will be the perfect fit! Experience in the food industry is a plus, but they will also train the right candidate for the position!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Read list of materials and ingredients- Collect ingredients from racks and carts and take to correct department - Put away new shipments of ingredients and materials in correct location - Prepare food by pouring batters into mixer and placing uncooked food into ovens - Scoop and place food into meal containers as it comes down the conveyor belt - Place plated meals on cart to be moved to the packaging area - Take plated meals off cart and put them on the conveyor belt to go through the sealer - Place sealed trays of meals onto pallet - Take full pallets into the freezer using pallet jack
Requirements:- Previous experience in food service, warehouse or packaging preferred- Able to work in a cold environment- Able to stand for duration of shift- Able to bend and twist throughout shift- Able to lift up to 50lbs- Able to work in a team environment
Position Title: Metal Fabricator
Hours: 7:00am – 3:00pm
Are you a skilled welder? Are you interested in working for a company that not only helps you excel at your trade but also teaches you other skills? This company in Grinnell, IA is looking for a 1st shift Metal Fabricator who is willing to go the extra mile! Apply now!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Perform daily maintenance checks on machines - Operate production equipment- Assemble fittings - Weld parts as needed- Operate overhead crane to unload the flatbed truck
Requirements:- Previous welding experience- Able to stand for duration of shift - Able to squat, crouch and kneel throughout shift
Position Title: Packaging
Hours: 11:00pm – 7:00am
When you go to work and everyone knows your name and truly cares about you as a person, that's a company you can grow with! Not only will everyone know who you are, but they'll be cheering you on and helping you grow and develop. While working here, you will learn a number of skills: machine operating, pallet jack operations, and packaging! This company is top of the line in safety and innovation and is looking for candidates with the same mindset! No previous production/packaging experience is required, just a great attitude!
If you're ready to start working for a company that appreciates all of the work you do every day and is willing to put in the time and effort to train you to be the best employee you can be, don't miss out on this rare opportunity for Packaging! This company is located in Grinnell, IA with temp to hire Packaging openings on 3rd shift!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Pull and package plastic containers- Stacking containers on pallet or place them in a box - Label finished pallets or boxes - Document order counts- Move pallets with a pallet jack
Requirements:- Able to stand for duration of shift - Able to lift up to 40lbs- Able to work in a fast paced environment
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.