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Shipping Clerk 

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:29:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a long term assignment that may lead to an offer for employment with a company located in Washington.  This company works in the agricultural industry and offers a fast paced yet casual work environment which allows for jeans/t-shirt/tennis shoes.  MUST BE WILLING TO SHOW UP TO WORK EVERYDAY AT ASSIGNED HOURS.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Prepares items for shipment
• Verifies accuracy of order and boxes appropriately
• Utilizes a specific computer software program to determine best method for shipping as well as to tag all boxes with appropriate shipping labels

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Computer literate and proficient
• Reliable and dependable
• Strong organizational skills
• Ability to stand for 8 hours
• Ability to work independently
• Strong communication skills
• Must be familiar with proper packing methods and able to interpret visual aids used to convey specific packaging requirements
• Ability to lift no more than 50 lbs

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• High School Diploma/Equivalent

WORK HOURS/SHIFT
• Monday – Friday 8 am – 4:30 pm*
        *Hours will vary during peak times

WAGE
• $11/hr+  (Wage will be dependent upon experience and education)

SCREENING/TESTING REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening
 

If you have already applied with us and completed the interview process and are interested in this position, please contact our office at 319-385-1724

  

Janitorial Personnel 

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:29:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a part-time position in which you will clean office areas, break rooms, lab areas, and restrooms.  This job requires that you work approximately 24 hours per week at a manufacturing facility in Mt. Pleasant.  This position will require that you to have steel toed boots/shoes as you will be walking through a production area.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Clean floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming them
• Gather and empty trash including exterior trash
• Service, clean, and supply restroom
• Clean and polish furniture and fixtures
• Clean office areas and break rooms
• Clean laboratory area
• Remove cans/bottles

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Dependable and reliable
• Ability to bend, walk, push, and lift repeatedly throughout the shift
• Strong attention to detail
• Friendly and personable
• Ability to work independently with limited supervision

WORK HOURS/SHIFT
• Monday – Friday 4 pm – 8 pm (4 hours per day)
• Saturday – Sunday 4 pm – 6 pm (2 hours per day)

WAGE
• $9.00/hr

SCREENING/TESTING REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening & drug screen

If you have already applied with us and completed the interview process and are interested in this position, please contact our office at 319-385-1724

 

Truss Assemblers - Washington, IA  

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:28:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a Temp-to-Hire Job Opportunity working in a fast paced building/manufacturing environment.  This employer produces roof and floor trusses as well as engineered packages.  High level of motivation, good attendance, and a strong work history will define you as a great candidate for this position.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
► Sorting and organizing cut materials
► Building/assembling trusses
► Stacking finished products
► Picking, sawing, and catching lumber
► Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
► Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
► Ability to lift, squat, and stand for long periods.
► Good manual dexterity
► Ability to read a tape measure and use a hammer 
► Ability to operate computer component saws
► Ability to read engineering drawings
► Ability to work efficiently with hands
► Strong attention to detail
► Physically fit with the ability to lift up to 50 lbs
► Steel-toed shoes/boots are required

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
► High School Diploma/Equivalent
► Carpentry experience and manufacturing experience with hand tools is not required but a bonus.

WAGE
► $10.50/hr.  Wage will increase with experience/education

BACKGROUND SCREENING/REQUIREMENTS
► Pre-employment background screening
► Pre-employment drug testing

If you have already applied and completed the interview process and are interested in this position, please contact our office at 319-385-1724

Machine Operator-Injection Mold-Weekend Shift 

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:28:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a Temp-to-Hire opportunity located at an industrial facility in Mt Pleasant.   You will be working with Plastic Injection Molding Machines.  You will be working 36 hours but will be paid 40.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Operate Plastic Injection Molding Machine
• Disassemble, assemble, clean molds
• Able to detect defective parts
• Maintain cleanliness of general work area
• Perform other duties as assigned

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Knowledge of operation of Plastic Injection Molding Machine
• Ability to lift/carry up to 60 lbs
• Ability to perform mechanical operations and have a mechanical aptitude
• Highly dependable and reliable
• Self motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision
• Ability to stand, walk, stoop, and bend
• Strong hand/eye coordination
• Manual dexterity
• Visual acuity

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• High School Diploma/GED

WORK HOURS/SHIFT
• Thursday, Friday, & Saturday 12 midnight – 12 noon
o Working 36 hours – paid for 40!

WAGE
• $9.50/hr

BACKGROUND SCREENING/REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening
• Pre-employment drug testing
 

  If you have already applied with us and completed the interview process and are interested in this position, please contact our office at 319-385-1724

 

Production Associates 

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:28:00 AM

OVERVIEW
Long term assignment working in a fast paced manufacturing environment.  This is a light industrial position which requires 100% attendance. 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Working in the manufacturing process in producing rubber hose products
• Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
• Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Ability to work efficiently with hands
• Ability to understand and work with a variety of hand tools
• Strong attention to detail
• Physically fit with the ability to lift up to 50 lbs
• Willing to work 12 hour rotating shifts
• Steel-toed shoes/boots are required

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• High School Diploma/Equivalent

WORK HOURS/SHIFT
• Rotating Swing Shift Required 6a-6p & 6p-6a

WAGE
• $11/hr days
• $11.60/hr nights

BACKGROUND SCREENING/REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening
• Pre-employment drug testing
 

  If you have already applied with us and completed the interview process and are interested in this position, please contact our office at 319-385-1724

 

CDL-A TRUCK DRIVER - DIRECT HIRE 

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:27:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a Direct Hire opportunity at a premier company in Washington.  You will be paid hourly and will be home every night.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Safe delivery of building components to job sites
• Safe use and operation of company owned tractors and roller bed trailers
• Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
• Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Reliable
• Dependable
• Excellent driving record
• Responsible
• Team oriented

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• High School Diploma/Equivalent
• CDL-A Licensed
• 2 years of commercial driving experience

WAGE/BENEFITS
• Based on experience
• Generous benefit package

SCREENING/TESTING REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening
• Pre-employment drug testing

If you have already applied and interviewed and are interested in this position, please contact us at 319-385-1724

Machine Operator-Plastic Extrusion 

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:27:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a Temp-to-Hire job opportunity in Houghton working for a plastics manufacturing facility as a machine operator in plastic extrusion. 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Operate the extruder machinery as per the instructions of the factory manager
• Maintain the efficiency of the equipment by continuously repairing and cleaning the equipment.
• Set up dies, heating coils, press tools, and hand tools within the extrusion machinery and make certain the configuration matches the expected product specifications.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Dependable and reliable
• Strong mathematical and problem solving abilities
• Mechanical and technical aptitude
• Ability to stand for 8-10 hours
• Strong hand/eye coordination
• Strong attention to detail

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• High School Diploma/Equivalent
• Previous experience working with plastics is preferred!

WORK HOURS/SHIFT
• Monday – Thursday 9 am – 7 pm

WAGE
• $9-10/hr for entry level.  Wage may be higher with experience

SCREENING/TESTING REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening
• Pre-employment drug testing
 

 If you have already applied with us and completed the interview process and are interested in this position, please contact our office at 319-385-1724

 

Shipping/Receiving Clerk-Production Floater 

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:27:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a Temp-to-Hire opportunity at a manufacturing facility in Houghton.  This dynamic position will have responsibilities in the Shipping/Receiving Department as well as working in the 3D Printing Department.  This position may also shift to other areas as needed.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Verifies and keeps records of incoming and outgoing shipments
• Prepares items for shipment
• Determines method of shipment utilizing knowledge of shipping procedures, routes, and rates.
• Unpacks and examines incoming shipments rejecting damaged items, keeping track of shortages, and corresponding with shipper to rectify damages and shortages.
• Maintain inventory of shipping materials and supplies
• Operate a forklift and/or hand truck to move, convey or hoist shipments from shipping-and-receiving platform to storage or work area.
• Responsible for working in the 3D Printing Department
• Other duties as may be assigned by management

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Computer literate and proficient
• Strong organizational skills
• Ability to work independently
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to fill out bills of lading and be familiar with forms that are used/required by the major freight carriers
• Must be capable of estimating weight and use that information to calculate the cost of shipping
• Must be familiar with proper packing methods and able to interpret visual aids used to convey specific packaging requirements.
• Prior experience working with plastics and the plastic extrusion process

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• High School Diploma/Equivalent
• Minimum of 6 months of experience preferred working in a shipping/receiving department

WORK HOURS/SHIFT
• Monday – Thursday 9 am – 7 pm

WAGE
• $11-12/hr dependent upon experience

SCREENING/TESTING REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening
• Pre-employment drug testing
 

If you have already applied with us and completed the interview process and are interested in this position, please contact our office at 319-385-1724

  

Forklift Operator 

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:26:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a long term employment opportunity with the potential to convert to permanent placement.    This job does require steel toed boots/shoes and you will be working in a cold work environment.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Moving product from staging area to loading area per work orders.  Must be able and willing to work in a cold environment
• Follow proper handling procedure of the goods
• Responsible for conducting regular inspection of the forklift to ensure its safety and ability of performing operations
• Verifying the loaded material with the order that is provided
• Coordinating work with the warehouse staff and efficiently carrying out the orders of the supervisor

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Ability to efficiently coordinate work with co-workers
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Ability to effectively manage time and meet targets and deadlines
• Ability to follow the safety and procedures of handling goods and supplies

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• High School Diploma/Equivalent
• Forklift certification and/or experience with forklift preferred

WORK HOURS/SHIFT
• 2nd & 3rd Shift

WAGE
• $10/hr

BACKGROUND SCREENING/REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening
• Pre-employment drug testing
  

If you have already applied and completed the interview process, please call us at 319-385-1724 and let us know of your interest in this position.  There is no need to complete a new application.

Production Assembly 

Posted by Mt. Pleasant, IA Temp Associates Monday, March 02, 2015 10:26:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a Temp-to-Hire job opportunity at a facility located in Houghton.  This is an assembly position in which you will be working with electrical wiring for fans & heaters.  This does NOT require an electrical certification or license.  You will be required to wear steel toed boots/shoes.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Prepares work to be accomplished by studying assembly instructions, blueprint specification, and parts lists
• Gathers parts, subassemblies, tools, and materials
• Assembling  electrical wiring on fans & heaters
• Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
• Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Ability to work efficiently with hands
• Ability to understand and work with a variety of hand tools
• Strong attention to detail
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints
• Compliance and attention to all safety regulations
• Strong organizational skills

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• High School Diploma/Equivalent

WORK HOURS/SHIFT
• Monday – Friday 6 am – 4:30 pm

WAGE
• $11/hr.  Wage increases with experience

SCREENING/TESTING REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening
 

If you have already applied and completed the interview process, please call us at 319-385-1724 and let us know of your interest in this position.  There is no need to complete a new application.

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