QPS Employment Group is the premier employment agency in Grundy, Hardin, Marshall, Story, and Tama 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 whose focus is to match you with direct hire positions in the Technical, IT, and Professional fields. Our staff has built relationships with 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 offer quick turnaround times. It’s not uncommon to have a job offer within 24-48 hours. Since opening our doors in 2012, the Marshalltown Office has placed employees on nearly 5,000 work assignments with nearly 20% of our placements leading to full-time employment with our client customer. Our office is conveniently located in Downtown Marshalltown, within the Historic Gildners Building. 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 Experience Center (TEC) that is here to take your call from 4:00am - 8:00pm Monday through Thursday, 4:00am – 5:30pm 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: Finishing Operator
Wage: $14.25 - $15.25/hour
RELIABLE WORKERS NEEDED!
Are you looking to work for a great local company in Marshalltown, IA who has 3 day weekends? If so, this job might be the great fit for you! This local company is looking for a skilled individuals who have experience in factory or production work. The ideal candidate should be reliable and ready to work and learn! This company gives you the opportunity to succeed and learn various skills! Hurry on and apply as we have very limited openings!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Operate presses and metal grinders- Examine products to verify that they meet quality standards- Observe equipment operations- Lift raw materials, finished products and packed items- Count finished products, marking or tagging identification parts - Record information, such as the number of products tested, meter readings, dates and times of production
Requirements:- Able to stand for duration of shift- Able to bend and twist throughout shift- Able to work in non-climate controlled areas
QPS Employment Group is a full-service staffing firm comprised of dedicated and passionate people with nearly 50 offices throughout the Midwest. We place great people with great companies in industrial, skilled trades, administrative, manufacturing, general labor and professional employment.
Why Work with QPS?-Your choice of temporary, temp-to-hire, or direct-hire job opportunities-Access to sought-after positions with leading employers-Dedicated placement specialists who will guide you through every step of the job search process
Position Title: Warehouse
Wage: $12.00 - $14.00/hour
Shift: 1st or 2nd
Hours: 7:00am – 3:00pm or 3:30pm – 12:00am
We all dream of working for a company that we can grow with. No one likes to start over and learn a whole new environment. As soon as you start with this company, you'll never have to change career paths again! This company works alongside a leading producer of heating and cooling units. They offer state of the art training and don't send you out on your own until you say you're comfortable! You will be trained on how to use sit down and stand up forklifts during your first two weeks! This Marshalltown company is proud of their safety and goes the extra mile to take care of their employees! This company is looking for employees who have previous experience working in a warehouse setting, but will train the right candidates! If you're ready to make your job your career, apply now for this temp to hire warehouse opportunity!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Operate forklifts to move, unload or load components to designated areas within the warehouse- Use handheld scanner to scan orders - Check parts received against purchase orders- Package and prepare items for shipment - Rotate and stock materials as necessary
Requirements:- Previous forklift experience is a plus- Experience in a warehouse setting- Able to lift up to 50lbs - Able to stand or walk for duration of shift- Able to read and write in English- Basic math skills
Position Title: Production
Hours: 7:00am – 3:30pm (Monday – Friday) or 3:30pm – 2:00am (Monday – Thursday)
If you have experience in or have agriculture knowledge, this is the perfect position for you! This company in Conrad, IA is looking for hardworking and motivated individuals to help palletize and bag corn cob to get it ready for distribution. The ideal candidate is someone who is not afraid to get their hands dirty and is comfortable with manual labor. There's only a couple openings available, so hurry and apply now!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: - Load empty bags into the machine- Grab finished bags from machine and palletize finished product- Wrap palletized products for forklift to take to the warehouse- Maintain clean work area
Requirements:- Previous production and forklift experience preferred- Able to stand for duration of shift- Able to bend and twist throughout shift- Able to lift up to 50lbs- Able to speak, write and understand English
Position Title: Machine Operator
This company is looking for Machine Operators to help on their 2nd shift! They offer competitive pay and are just a short drive from the Cedar Valley. If you enjoy staying busy and working in a friendly environment, please reach out to learn more!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Perform all tasks and functions of the job in a safe manner that upholds company standards for product quality - Train to satisfactorily operate any of the following packaging line equipment; filler, case packer, labeler, palletizer- Knowledgeable of requirements of the various changeovers and takes the lead in efficiently and effectively executing them as necessary throughout the production schedule - Make every reasonable effort to avoid downtime or to shorten periods of unavoidable downtime- Knowledgeable of daily line routines for set-up, start-up, and/or shut down and perform each as the need for them applies - Operate equipment on rotating basis with other operators - Provide varying levels of “on-the-job” training to new operator candidates as well as assisting with continuing development of peer and lesser experienced operators as need and opportunity presents - Make an ongoing effort to expand personal base of knowledge in regards to function of this position and increasingly apply this knowledge over time to continuously improve overall line performance - Attend company sponsored training and informational meetings when scheduled- All other duties as assigned by management
Requirements:- High school diploma or equivalent - Experience in food manufacturing preferred - Qualified experience on current plant packaging machinery is beneficial - Experience with quality and hygiene requirements common in food manufacturing preferred- Must be able to work in a team environment and have a positive attitude - Must have good written and oral communication skills - Stand for the duration of the production shift - Must regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds at or above shoulder level - Loud working environment
Branch: Waterloo IA
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.