Since opening in 2012, Mason City has placed employees on over 3,000 work assignments! We work with companies in Floyd, Cerro Gordo, Mitchell, Hancock, Winnebago, and Worth Counties. Our office specializes in finding placements in processing, clerical, industrial, and manufacturing. Not only do we work with temp to hire positions, we also specialize in direct hire opportunities. In fact, nearly 50% of our hires to client companies are direct hire, which means they are eligible for those companies' benefit packages from day one! We are located on South Monroe Avenue, right across the street from Shopko and within the strip mall housing Pita Pit. Feel free to drop by the office to meet with one of our recruiters to talk about your next career move. Our open office hours are Monday - Friday 7:00am - 5:00pm. However, we also have a dedicated Experience Center (TEC) that is here to take your call on the off-hours to assist with anything! Their hours are 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: Assembly
Wage: $9.50 per hour
Shift: 1st, 2nd
Hours: 7:00am-3:30pm; 3:30pm-12:00am (Mon-Fri)
Are you looking for a job that requires no weekends? A job that is not labor intensive where you can sit for most of your shift? A place where you can grow and advance in your career? If you answered yes to these questions, then we may have just the job for you! This well-known company in Mason City is looking for candidates to assemble air fresheners for big box companies across the nation. You would work a schedule that would require no weekends unless you choose to work overtime, which is available upon request! If you're sick and tired of working positions that are hard on your body and want work that is truly simple please reach out because we would love to discuss this position further with you!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Assemble small plastic parts making different types of air fresheners and scent canisters.- Package the parts into boxes, label, and palletize them according to shipping requirements. - Use a box cutter to open the product boxes. - Quality inspection of the plastic pieces before assembling them. - Build boxes.
Requirements:- Work as a team. - Attendance is critical. - Accurate counting and reading ability. - Previous assembly experience is preferred.
Branch: Mason City IA
Position Title: Dishwasher/Kitchen Assistant
Wage: $9.50 + per hour
Hours: 6:00am-2:30pm (Mon-Fri); some weekends if needed
Spring is just around the corner and the days just keep getting nicer. Wouldn't it be nice to work a job that allowed you to be off by 2:30pm each day so you can enjoy the beautiful weather? In addition to this, if you have a family and enjoy being able to spend extra time with loved ones then this could be the position for you! This well-known college in Mason City is looking for someone to help in the kitchen with dishes, assist with food preparation, and provide customer service to students in the cafe. You'll have the opportunity to be a part of a solid team that only wants to see you succeed and grow and have the opportunity to mingle with students and get to know them throughout your tenure! Don't worry about bring lunch or beverages to work because they will be provided to you every shift you work for FREE! This position won't last long so be the early bird and get first dibs on this amazing opportunity!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Wash dishes. - Dry dishes and put them away. - Keep glasses and silverware full. - Clean dishwasher by following proper procedure. - Wipe tables every 15 minutes. - Provide customer service to students as needed. - Provide assistance in the kitchen/customer service as needed. Requirements:- Previous food service experience preferred. - Good hygiene is a must. - Must be able to work occasional weekends when needed. - Be flexible with your schedule. Benefits:- Available after one month of full time employment.
Position Title: HR Admin / Recruiter
Wage: $18.00 per hour
Experienced in recruiting and hiring? QPS is hiring for a recruiting / HR admin role at one of our clients located in Mason City, IA! This is a great opportunity to work both remotely and locally! This company is looking for an experienced recruiter to assist in the hiring of manufacturing associates! They are a well-known manufacturer in the area! If you find yourself looking for a career change and have experience in the recruiting / HR experience, apply today!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Screen and review all incoming applications through Applicant Tracking Systems and Walk-ins.- Source passive candidates and candidate's referrals including identifying, posting and managing job announcements on appropriate sites. - Engage in phone screenings and onsite interviews with all qualified candidates, or schedule in advance with an appropriate party.- Coordinate and participate in hiring events that are virtual, hosted onsite and at pop-up venues.- Generate new ideas to increase candidate awareness and applicant flow.- Identify and develop local area community contacts as potential sourcing partners and attend their job fairs, etc. as needed.
Requirements:- Strong and confident communication skills, both verbal and written.- Ability to take initiative, ownership, and start work without direction.- Resilient and persistent in a fast-paced, changing environment.- Coachable, team-work focused.- Creative and generates ideas- a go-getter!- Intermediate level of familiarity with different computer programs and software.- Prior HR and recruitment experience- at least 1 year.- Prior experience working in or supporting a manufacturing environment is a plus to help understand roles and requirements.- Proven passive recruiting skills, i.e. cold calling, success building pipelines and employment branding.- Team player with a high sense of urgency.- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with proven ability to take initiative and build strong productive relationships.- Self-motivated, strong time management, and organization skills.- Proficient in the Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Outlook. Benefits:- Available upon hire.
About us: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: Production Associate
Wage: $15.00 per hour
Looking for a first shift opportunity doing general production / assembly type of work? QPS has an opening for a client company located in Clear Lake, IA. This is well known company that manufactures metal products for different retail based companies! They offer a great work environment that is more of a laid back setting with minimal people. They are looking at adding someone to their team that is willing to commit to a 40 hour work week and be a part of a growing team! If this peaks your interest, please apply today!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Hang metal parts/pieces on the carts and remove parts from cart when done. - Package finished materials into boxes according to each order. - Assemble a variety of different metal parts to prepare for shipment. - Keep work area clean while working and at the end of the shift. Requirements:- Repetitive lifting up to 50lbs., could lift occasionally 70lbs. - Prolonged standing for 8hr - 10hr shifts. - Repetitive bending, reaching and lifting. - Perform physical labor for extended periods of time.- Previous industrial manufacturing or construction experience preferred. - Great attention to detail and self-motivated.- Attendance is very critical. - Ability to be flexible and adjust to a continuously changing work environment. Benefits:- Available upon hire.
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