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Iowa takes the #1 spot overall as the most affordable state, according to US News. The state has an emerging art scene, four season living, and a low crime rate.

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Iowa is one of the best states in the U.S. for business, and many call it home. Agriculture, manufacturing, and renewable energy dominate the market.

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Production Supervisor
Position ID: # EB-3136746060
Date Posted: 7/21/2021 2:49:43 PM
Location: Algona, IA
Industry: Food

Job Description

Position Description: Associate Production Supervisor

The Associate Production Supervisor position involves the direct supervision of 20-30 plant personnel, where responsibilities include: personnel management, daily operation and supervision of a team executing plant operations, maintaining schedules, training, time keeping, ensuring safe work performance of all staff, and providing all resources required for shift group to perform duties and safety programs, resourcing scheduling and availability, and production reporting. Supervisors are in the production area and “on their feet” about 80% of their shift – this is an active position.



Position Details:

Locations: Austin, MN; Mendoza Heights, MN; Osceola, IA; Knoxville, IA; Algona, IA; Beloit, WI; Rochelle, IL; Chicago, IL

Salary: $60k–$65k base salary + Bonus. First year W-2 $65-$70K+



Shift Work: Most Production Supervisors begin their career on second or third shift, weekend work will be required



Requirements: The company is looking for strong leaders with 3-5 years of leadership experience. Key traits are taking care of people, understanding missions, commitment, solid math skills, and a strong ability to think on your feet. Great interpersonal skills, proven leadership abilities and strong communication are the keys to success. They are looking for leaders who can inspire others to take pride in who they are and what they do.



Career Progression: It is a large company with incredible amounts of opportunity for strong leaders to grow! Your personal performance, skills, and career choices/goals will dictate your career path.



Benefits: Up front relocation bonus for every position is given. House hunting trip and up to 4 weeks of temporary living expenses. Hormel offers a very competitive salary comparable to experience, as well as an excellent benefits package. Employee stock purchase plan (Hormel has paid quarterly dividends for the last 60yrs), Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug plans, pension plan plus a 401(K) plan with 4% company match, short term and long-term disability insurance, life insurance options, profit sharing, and much more.




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Production Supervisor
Position ID: # EB-2492810740
Date Posted: 7/21/2021 2:46:24 PM
Location: Knoxville, IA
Industry: Food

Job Description

Position Description: Associate Production Supervisor

The Associate Production Supervisor position involves the direct supervision of 20-30 plant personnel, where responsibilities include: personnel management, daily operation and supervision of a team executing plant operations, maintaining schedules, training, time keeping, ensuring safe work performance of all staff, and providing all resources required for shift group to perform duties and safety programs, resourcing scheduling and availability, and production reporting. Supervisors are in the production area and “on their feet” about 80% of their shift – this is an active position.



Position Details:

Locations: Austin, MN; Mendoza Heights, MN; Osceola, IA; Knoxville, IA; Algona, IA; Beloit, WI; Rochelle, IL; Chicago, IL

Salary: $60k–$65k base salary + Bonus. First year W-2 $65-$70K+



Shift Work: Most Production Supervisors begin their career on second or third shift, weekend work will be required



Requirements: The company is looking for strong leaders with 3-5 years of leadership experience. Key traits are taking care of people, understanding missions, commitment, solid math skills, and a strong ability to think on your feet. Great interpersonal skills, proven leadership abilities and strong communication are the keys to success. They are looking for leaders who can inspire others to take pride in who they are and what they do.



Career Progression: It is a very large company with incredible amounts of opportunity for strong leaders to grow! Your personal performance, skills, and career choices/goals will dictate your career path.



Benefits: Up front relocation bonus for every position is given. House hunting trip and up to 4 weeks of temporary living expenses. The company offers a very competitive salary comparable to experience, as well as an excellent benefits package. Employee stock purchase plan ( has paid quarterly dividends for the last 60yrs), Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug plans, pension plan plus a 401(K) plan with 4% company match, short term and long-term disability insurance, life insurance options, profit sharing, and much more.


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Engineering Technician
Position ID: # EB-2017339224
Date Posted: 7/7/2021 5:14:00 PM
Location: Des Moines, IA
Industry: Construction
Salary: $60,000 - $75,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for an Engineering Technician.
Location: VA Central Iowa Healthcare Center, Des Moines, IA
Pay: $60,000/$75,000
The primary responsibility of the Project Manager involves both project development of new construction projects and renovations of existing buildings as well as hands on construction oversight. Some of the existing buildings are historic properties. The building types include federal office buildings, federal hospitals, clinics, laboratories, warehouses, and other types of real property. Project sizes range from small remodeling or repair projects to multi-million-dollar new buildings or renovations of major existing buildings. At any given time, the projects are in various stages of development from pre-planning through design, construction procurement, construction, and post-construction. Projects are typically design-bid-build with contracted architecture/engineering and construction firms, design-build, or small in-house designs with contracted construction. Will work independently as well as in tandem with VCI and is expected to manage their own time and schedule. This role will be focused on working in conjunction with the Department of Veterans Affairs Des Moines, IA location.

The ideal candidate for this role will have 5+ years of experience in related project management roles, with EIT, PE or Commissioning Certification.



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Route Sales Rep (Relief)
Position ID: # EB-4464773254
Date Posted: 6/29/2021 2:53:15 PM
Location: Des Moines, IA
Industry: Retail

Job Description

As a Route Service Rep (RSR), you will develop and manage relationships with owners / managers of between 35 and 60 convenience stores at Truck Stop locations (such as Love’s) in your assigned territory (typically the entire state in which you reside).  You will be responsible for maintaining proper inventory levels of represented products (sunglasses, phone accessories, seasonal items, etc), replenishing those items as needed within the store and improving product marketing and placement within the store (maximizing exposure to customer traffic patterns). 

Locations: Des Moines, IA; Atlanta, GA

Schedule:  This is primarily a Mon-Fri role, with occasional Saturday requirements.  Because the territory is large (generally the entire state), you can realistically expect to have 3 to 4 overnight requirements each week.  

Compensation: Target 1st year compensation ~$46K to $50K ($30K base salary + monthly incentive bonuses + commissions + quarterly bonus incentives (typically $750 - $1,000 per quarter).  You also will be given a Company Vehicle for daily use and a $2K sign-on bonus (paid incrementally at Month 3 and Month 6).




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Superintendent
Position ID: # EB-8518763905
Date Posted: 6/16/2021 2:47:02 PM
Location: Mason City, IA
Industry: Food
Salary: $90,000 - $100,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Superintendent.
As a Superintendent you will be responsible for developing and managing a team of Supervisors within their assigned area(s) who primarily handle tactical, day-to-day execution activities. Responsibilities include maximizing team talent, setting goals and performance standards, assessing performance, and assisting in the selection of a competent, diverse workforce while encouraging an inclusive work environment. As a Superintendent, you will report directly to the Plant Operations Manager and provide support, guidance, training, and professional development to their subordinate staff.

Position Details:
Location: Mason City, IA
Shift: 2nd shift, Mon-Friday (some weekend work as needed)
Compensation: Base salary of $90-$100K + performance bonus. 1st year W-2 $120K+
Requirements: looking for a strong leader with 5+ years of successful manufacturing leadership experience. Key traits are taking care of people, understanding missions, commitment, and a strong ability to think on your feet. Great interpersonal skills, proven leadership abilities and strong communication are the keys to success.




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Production Supervisor
Position ID: # EB-6155216762
Date Posted: 6/16/2021 2:45:39 PM
Location: Mason City, IA
Industry: Food
Salary: $65,000 - $70,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Production Supervisor.
As a Production Supervisor, you will be is responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating the production process from raw material input to final product packaging on a manufacturing shift. You are also responsible for product quality, production efficiency, schedule attainment, safety, and employee relations. Essential duties and responsibilities include:
• Provide leadership and operational direction to a group of hourly manufacturing associates.
• Under the direction of the Production Manager, execute an operational strategy that meets the requirements of the business.
• Utilizing the production schedule, develop the most efficient configuration of equipment, labor, and material usage in order to attain daily / weekly objectives.
• Manage production to achieve customer service requirements while adhering to high standards of quality.
• Execute manufacturing quality programs to achieve the Company’s quality and food safety programs, and to assure adherence to our customer’s product specifications.
• Achieve metrics related to safety, labor efficiency, and quality.
• Maintain sanitation standards and function to meet all regulatory, company, and customer requirements for safety and quality.
• Lead an effective associate relations program as measured by satisfaction, retention, development and union avoidance.
• Develop/execute ideas for continuous improvement
Position Details:
Location: Mason City, IA
Shift: 2nd shift open (M-F 8/hr. shifts or 4/10 hour shifts available)
Compensation: Base Salary $65-$70K, plus overtime and performance bonus. 1st year W-2 $75K-$80K+
Relocation: Relocation package is available for this role
Requirements: The ideal candidate will have significant leadership and supervisory experience and a strong technical aptitude. As the Supervisor you will also need to have the leadership abilities to keep the high energy team in line and maintain order and discipline to keep everyone focused on meeting production goals. You must have a passion for process improvement. Any experience in production, food production, or lean manufacturing is preferred.




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Refrigeration/Boiler Technician
Position ID: # EB-9679192399
Date Posted: 6/16/2021 2:43:48 PM
Location: Mason City, IA
Industry: Food
Salary: $22 - $22

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Maintenance Mechanic.
Location: Mason City, IA

Maintenance Mechanic ($20-$24hr with O/T opportunities, First Year $60-$65K+)
As the Maintenance Mechanic, you will be responsible for troubleshooting repairs and performs preventative maintenance on facility machinery and equipment. You must be able to work without direct supervision, be a self-starter, pay attention to details including accurate data collection/entry and tracking of preventative maintenance information. Experience in industrial maintenance and welding is a plus but not required.
Shifts Available: 2nd shift, multiple schedules available, 5 on 2 off (8 hr), 2pm-10pm

Refrigeration/Boiler Technician ($21-$25 with O/T opportunities, First Year $65-$75K+)As the Refrigeration/Boiler Technician, you will be responsible for disassembling and assembling, cleaning, adjusting, draining, charging, repairing and lubricating utility equipment such as pumps, compressors, blowers, refrigerators, chiller cabinets, low humidity units and all other HVAC applications. Respond to unplanned/emergency work requests. The most qualified candidates will have Two or more years of industrial maintenance experience. including knowledge in Engine & Boiler systems, Controls &instrumentation, PLC’s, Pneumatics and Hydraulics, mechanical systems and predictive/preventative maintenance. RETA & Ammonia Certification preferred but not required.
Shifts Available: 2nd shift, 4 on 3 off (12 hr) multiple schedules available




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Maintenance Mechanic Technician
Position ID: # EB-1183247353
Date Posted: 6/16/2021 2:36:02 PM
Location: Mason City, IA
Industry: Food
Salary: $22 - $22

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Maintenance Mechanic.
Location: Mason City, IA

Maintenance Mechanic ($20-$24hr with O/T opportunities, First Year $60-$65K+)
As the Maintenance Mechanic, you will be responsible for troubleshooting repairs and performs preventative maintenance on facility machinery and equipment. You must be able to work without direct supervision, be a self-starter, pay attention to details including accurate data collection/entry and tracking of preventative maintenance information. Experience in industrial maintenance and welding is a plus but not required.
Shifts Available: 2nd shift, multiple schedules available, 5 on 2 off (8 hr), 2pm-10pm




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Mechanical Estimator
Position ID: # EB-1919363714
Date Posted: 6/4/2021 7:25:15 PM
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Industry: Construction
Salary: $65,000 - $85,000

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Project Manager
Position ID: # EB-4595520282
Date Posted: 6/4/2021 7:21:14 PM
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Industry: Construction
Salary: $75,000 - $100,000

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