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Exceptional Persons, Inc. (EPI) - Waterloo
Direct Support Professional

We have full- and part-time openings for 2nd and 3rd shift. We also have weekend packages (required to work every weekend but earn a $1.50 per hour premium). We provide all training – no experience required!

Why work for EPI?
Are you looking for a career where you can make a positive impact in the lives of others? When you work at Exceptional Persons, Inc. (EPI), you're working to make the world a better place for persons with disabilities - starting right here in the Cedar Valley. The individuals we serve are seeking a life of greater confidence and independence, and it's our privilege to empower them toward success every day. A Direct Support Professional (DSP) works with adults with intellectual disabilities, brain injury, or serious mental illness. DSPs are there to provide support, assistance, and instruction in learning independent living skills. DSPs also support people in the activities they enjoy such as attending live music concerts, fishing, shopping, movies, and more!

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In addition to joining a family of caring and supportive teammates, DSPs enjoy a competitive salary and excellent benefits. Benefits for full-time employees include, but are not limited to, health, dental, and vision insurance, 401K, and paid time off. We also have benefits for part-time employees (view the full list of benefits here).

Requirements (unless otherwise stated):
· High school diploma/GED
· Valid Driver’s License
· Current Auto Insurance
· Reliable vehicle to transport clients
· Above average writing and computer skills

It's their life. It's your career. Make a difference in both by joining our EPI team today!

View all of our openings and apply online anytime at https://www.episervice.org/join-our-team/career-opportunities/default.aspx.

Plumb Tech, Inc. - Waterloo
Journeyman and Apprentice Sheet Metal Worker

Plumb Tech, a Cedar Valley mechanical contractor, has immediate openings for a Journeyman and Apprentice Sheet Metal worker. Plumb Tech offers a competitive wage and benefit package including Health Insurance and 401K. If you are highly motivated and looking to join a team that prides itself in producing only the highest quality work then visit our website at www.ptinc.us to fill out an application.

Goodwill Industries of Northeast Iowa - Waterloo
Director of Contracts and Operations

Direct supervision of Production Manager and Contract Services Manager and indirect supervision of Production Workers, Truck Drivers, ADC Attendants, and Utility Workers; supports and enhances retail activities in every logistical way; ensures the efficient transport of donated goods and supplies needed to service stores and donation centers; delegates authority and responsibility to team members under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer and keeps them informed of changes in policy and trends; solicits, searches out and develops relationships with companies within the territory for the Contract Services Department; demonstrates leadership by holding all team members accountable for established best practices and standard operating procedures. This is by no means an exhaustive list of the duties/responsibilities for the Director of Contracts and Operations position.

High school diploma or equivalent AND a minimum of 5 years warehouse, logistics, transportation, maintenance, or similar industry management experience. Bachelor’s degree in management, business, or other related field, preferred. Must have valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and auto insurance.

Apply online or stop by the following Goodwill Employment and Training Center to fill out an application:

Waterloo
2640 Falls Avenue
Waterloo, IA 50701
319-234-4626

Goodwill Industries of Northeast Iowa - Waterloo
Facilities Manager

Conducts, coordinates and oversees general maintenance and upkeep of all facilities and general use vehicles; responsible for snow removal and lawn care at Falls Ave, Crossroads Store, and Cedar Falls Store; provides vision, leadership, direction, and supervision to staff; provides direct supervision of Janitors and Utility Workers; provides comprehensive training of job duties, policies and procedures, ethical codes of conduct, corporate compliance, etc. This is by no means an exhaustive list of the duties/responsibilities for the Facilities Manager position.

High school diploma or equivalent AND a minimum of 4 years military service or related full-time experience. Supervisory experience preferred. Occasional travel required between Goodwill Industries of NE Iowa properties; must have valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and auto insurance.

Apply online or stop by the following Goodwill Employment and Training Center to fill out an application:

Waterloo
2640 Falls Avenue
Waterloo, IA 50701
319-234-4626

Power Engineering & Manufacturing, LTD (PEM) - Waterloo, Iowa
Machinists

Power Engineering & Manufacturing is a custom gearbox manufacturer, located in the Cedar Valley. We don’t do high volume runs. PEM has competitive wages, free health insurance after 1 full month of employment, 401K matching, sick time available after 90 days, and 2 weeks of vacation in your 1st year. To apply, please download and fill out our Employment Application. Once completed, please email your Employment Application to our Human Resources Department at careers@pemltd.com.

AGM Accurate Gear and Machine, Inc. (Waterloo, IA)
Experienced CNC Machinists, and Entry Level Help

Accurate Gear and Machine is proud to be helping "put America back to work". AGM offers great pay, health care, dental, short term disability insurance, matching 401K, profit sharing, vacation and holiday pay. If you're a machinist stuck in a repetitive producation job, break the menotiny and take your career to a new level. Drop your resume off at Accurate Gear and Machine, Inc., 2864 Burton Ave., (just off W. Airline Highway) in Waterloo or send your resume to sales@accurategear.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Gray Transportation - Waterloo, Iowa
Over-The-Road, Regional, and Local Drivers

Gray Transportation is a family owned and operated company offering superior transportation services. We are growing and looking for dedicated and safety minded individuals to add to our fleet. WHYGRAY? Here at Gray Transportation we take pride in our commitment to our drivers and customers, we offer a great pay scale, consistent miles, a generous bonus program, and our trucks are maintained at Ryder's 800 locations nationwide. Currently we are looking for drivers in OTR, Regional, and Local for Iowa (please call recruiter to acquire about local positions).

OTR - starting pay is .42 cpm loaded and empty
- Out 2 weeks, home 3 full days
- Drivers are averaging 2800-3000 miles weekly
- 90% Drop and hook
- Hauling freight for John Deere
- 48 states, mostly Midwest to Southeast TX, OK, KS, MO with some West Coast
- We offer monthly mileage bonus, 10,000=.01 cpm / 11,000=.02 cpm / 12,000=.03 cpm

Regional - starting pay is .40 cpm, with refer loads paying .48 cpm loaded and empty
- Home every week, we have miles for drivers wanting to stay out a little longer.
- Operating region is as far west as Omaha, Nebraska and as far east as Cleveland, Ohio
- Drivers are averaging 2400-2800 miles weekly

Bonus Program - we offer a generous bonus program for all of our drivers
- Veteran bonus of .05 cpm extra
- $2000 sign on bonus, $200 orientation pay, $1,250 referral bonus
- 6 paid holidays, weekly pay with direct deposit, vacation pay, and health insurance

Requirements -
- Must have 2 years verifiable experience driving tractor-trailer
- No DUI's in last 5 Years (0 in a CMV)
- Valid Class A CDL
- Acceptable MVR

VALLEY TRANSPORTATION, INC.
Road drivers, local drivers, and owner operators

• LIMITED TIME $12,000 SIGN ON BONUS!!
• 2015-2018 Late model Peterbilt 389’s, 18 speed transmission, Apu’s, inverters, with owner operator specs.
• We pull step-deck and RGN trailers and have a multi axle fleet.
• We mainly haul construction and farm equipment and specialize in over dimensional transportation.
• Little to no tarping.
• We hire company over the road drivers, Local drivers, and owner operators.
• Will train the right individual with a strong work ethic, motivation, and willingness to learn!
• We operate 48 states and welcome drivers from around the country
• First in first out dispatch
• We offer mileage or salary pay
• Medical coverage- 80% of driver’s premium paid monthly
• 401K with generous company match
• Paid orientation and training
• 2,500 miles per week dispatch goals
• One- on- one driver environment
• Referral bonus
• Annual safety and performance bonus
“It’s your career, drive it”

ADVANCE DRAINAGE SYSTEMS (Waterloo, IA)
Plant Accountant and Production & Maintenance Employees

If you’re seeking a challenging and rewarding career opportunity with a fast-growing manufacturer, then green line polymers, a wholly owned subsidiary of advanced drainage systems, is the Company for you! Green line polymers is seeking talented individuals with experience in administrative support and manufacturing. They’re hiring a plant accountant and production & maintenance employees. They offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits program. Apply on-line at ads-pipe.com/careers. Advanced Drainage Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

MID COUNTRY MACHINERY (Waterloo, IA)
Shop Technician & Field Service Technician

If you’re looking to finally get paid what you deserve, here’s your chance to join mid country machinery. They’re currently looking for a shop technician and field service technician with heavy equipment or diesel experience! Mid Country Machinery will pay top dollar for the right candidate. M.C.M. offers a full benefits package and a highly attractive wage scale. Contact Call Chris Kremer (chrisk@midcountry.com) today. Must have a valid drivers license and pass a post offer drug screen. Mid Country Machinery is an equal opportunity employer.

BLACK HAWK ENGINEERING
CNC Machine Operators

Here’s your chance to join one of the cedar valley’s top employers, Black Hawk Engineering. Their continued growth and success has created immediate openings: for CNC machine operators, second & third shift. Candidates without experience start at $15-dollars per hour. Candidates with experience are evaluated on their “pay for skill” system and could start at a higher wage. To apply online, go to BlackHawkEngineering.com To apply in person, visit 118 Black Hawk Lane, Cedar Falls, IA, or e-mail your resume to: bhejobs@blackhawkengineering.com Post employment drug screen and physical required an equal opportunity employer.

Not interested in being a DSP? We also have Integration Specialists and Bus Driver positions available – find all of our openings and apply online at https://www.episervice.org/join-our-team/career-opportunities/default.aspx.

Questions can be directed to Jessica Ingham at 319-232-6671 or humanresources@episervice.org.

WARREN TRANSPORT, INC
Various Postions

Warren Transport is looking to hire several positions. Come work for a company that has established itself as one of the nation's premier carriers, and they are based right here in the Cedar Valley. For nearly 70 years, Warren Transport has become an innovative, forward-thinking company, and now they are looking to expand. Join this winning team. They have competitive pay with incentives and an outstanding benefits package.

Benefits include: medical, dental, vision insurance, eligible for all health plans after 30 days of employment, Flex Spending accounts for medical and dependent care, six (6) paid holidays, 401K Plan with a company match of 100% up to 7.5%, paid time off after 90 days, and more.

Warren Transport, INC is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Fleet Manager: This position manages a fleet of operators and load information while staying compliant with regulations. Apply here.
  • Shop Manager: This position oversees shop activities to ensure productivity, compliance with State & Federal regulations (DOT, OSHA, etc), and they will implement cost containment strategies. Apply here.
  • Customer Service: This position acts as the liaison between Warren and its customers. They will help build and develop customer relations. Apply here.
  • Trailer Mechanic: This position performs DOT inspections, regular maintenance, and repairs including welding and fabrication. Apply here.

JORGENSEN PLAZA: (Apply Here)
Various Positions

Jorgensen Plaza is a brand new multi-concept facility that will be home to the brand new 'Diamond Event Center', Caraway Cafe, "Table 192', and Gilmore's Pub. It's all located in Pinnacle Prairie and opening soon. They are looking for some great employees who value working for one of the area's best employers. They are hiring hosts, servers, cooks, bartenders, managers, event staff, and more. Full and part time positions are available with excellent benefits. Open interviews are Thursday, March 8 from 9:00 AM until 4:30 PM at 5500 South Main Street in Cedar Falls. Your career opportunity is waiting for you today.

CBE COMPANIES: (Apply Here)
Customer Solution Representatives

CBE Companies is hiring Customer Solution Representatives in their Waterloo office. Now offering full-time positions with daytime and afternoon shift options. Starting rate of pay ranges between $10.00 to $11.25 per hour. These entry level positions offer the opportunity to start your career in a growing company. Visit cbejobs.com to apply online or call 319-292-1416. CBE is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer, background checks require.

U.S. Cellular: (Apply Here)
Telesales Wireless Consultant Inbound Sales

The Telesales Wireless Consultant is responsible for providing superior customer satisfaction in an effort to achieve department and budget objectives. This position requires an enthusiastic phone personality who can articulate U.S. Cellular’s wireless services and products to potential and existing customers by utilizing the company’s established sales process and closing sales by providing a total package solution tailored to the customers’ needs. The qualified candidate must be able to work in a team environment. While applying the principles of the Dynamic Organization, the Telesales Wireless Consultant is directly responsible for gaining, retaining, and serving new and existing customers by providing superior customer satisfaction to customers through consistent and professional call handling, following policies and procedures.

U.S. Cellular: (Apply Here)
Customer Service Representative

Enthusiastic, customer-focused, passionate, and caring, you’ll be more than the face of our company—you’ll be the heart and soul of our customer experience, the essence of what makes us unique, and the reason we’re better than the rest. We invite you to thrive within our dynamic call center environment. Use your professional demeanor, courteous approach and excellent communication skills to deliver a superior experience for every customer you engage with. You will seamlessly handle a high volume of inbound calls regarding our cellular products and services. Truly listen to our customers. Connect with them to understand their needs, provide the best product and service recommendation and resolve any issues they express. This role allows you to learn all about our organization, which can lead to even more promising opportunities to learn and grow.

Burrier Plumbing & Spas: (Apply in Person)
Licensed Plumbing and HVAC Technician

Burrier Plumbing & Spas is now hiring a full-time licensed plumbing and HVAC Technician. Looking for someone who had the desire and motivation to advance within in the small privately owned company. Position’s salary is based on experience but does offer on-the-job training, medical insurance and paid vacation. Apply in person at Burrier Plumbing and Spas at 310 16th Avenue in Waverly or call with questions at 319-352-1185. [Learn More]

Criterion Manufacturing: (Apply Here)
Positions in Machining Department

Criterion Manufacturing is a growing company in the Cedar Valley. Candidates will be responsible for set up and safe operation of CNC Mills and or Lathes. Our operators will execute programming, fixture building, tool selection and production processes. Experience in some of these areas is not necessary, we are willing to train the right person. Past work experience, print reading, and having your own tools are a plus, but not necessary. These are full time positions with great pay and benefits package with opportunities for advancement in machining and manufacturing. Hours of operation will be 6am - 2:30pm Monday for 1st shift- Friday and 2:30-12:30 Monday - Thursday for second shift. All shifts with the opportunity for overtime. Please email or drop resume at 3070 W Airline Hwy, Waterloo to be considered for this job opportunity!

UPPER IOWA UNIVERSITY: (Learn More)
Continuing Education

Accelerate your career goals and achieve an Education Built for Life. Upper Iowa provides a flexible course schedule as you work to obtain a bachelor’s and master’s degree.