Work that Works

Greater Dubuque Development has partnered with local employers to offer part-time, flexible job opportunities for our college students. Whether you’re a college student looking to earn money for your tuition costs or simply for some spending cash, a variety of employers have job opportunities meant to be flexible for you. Find Work that Works for you in Greater Dubuque.


PRODUCTION/WAREHOUSING -
  • Company: AY McDonald
    Position: Foundry Laborer
    Pay: $18.50/hr ($19.10/hr after 90 days)
    Shift Information: Flexible schedules that are set upon acceptance of position (any combination of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts)
    Position Description: Responsible for a variety of roles in the foundry including
    • Casting Sorter - Picking and sorting of castings. At any time, there could be as many as eight different castings or as few as four coming down the belt
    • Blast Machine Operator - Operation of our four blast machines. You will be mechanically blasting castings, scrap, and re-melt items such as runners, gates, and sprues for inspection and machining or to be re-melted in the foundry
    • Fork Truck Driver - Positions are responsible for the safe operation of a sit-down forklift. You will have a brief training session then tested using a forklift before learning these job responsibilities
    • Grind/Regrind/Saddles - Responsible for removing gate marks and parting lines from castings using a stationary grind wheel

    To apply for a Work that Works position, email Mandi Dolson at mandid@greaterdubuque.org and include your resume and indicate the positions in which you are interested in applying for.
  • Company: HODGE
    Position: Warehouse Technician
    Pay: $16.50-$17.50
    Shift Information: Flexible schedules that are set upon acceptance of position
    Position Description: Responsible for a variety of warehouse tasks including unloading, loading, checking in, tagging, putting away, of material received in the warehouse and or re-pack of parts that need to be put into their proper containers or racks prior to being sent to the production line from the warehouse.
    Essential Duties:
    • Re-pack parts into requested amounts, requested package & size of container
    • Operate all material handling equipment in a safe and efficient manner (forklift, overhead crane, scale, etc.)
    • Place all requested items in correct drop zone

    To apply for a Work that Works position, email Mandi Dolson at mandid@greaterdubuque.org and include your resume and indicate the positions in which you are interested in applying for.
  • Company: Klauer Manufacturing
    Position: Utility Worker
    Pay: $20/hr
    Shift Information: Flexible schedules that are set upon acceptance of position (any combination of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts)
    Position Description: Responsible for a variety of production and packing tasks including:
    • Load and unload items from machines, conveyors, and conveyances
    • Operate all material handling equipment in a safe and efficient manner (forklift, overhead crane, scale, etc.)
    • Place products and parts in equipment or on work surfaces for further processing, inspecting, or wrapping/packaging as needed

    To apply for a Work that Works position, email Mandi Dolson at mandid@greaterdubuque.org and include your resume and indicate the positions in which you are interested in applying for.
  • Company: Progressive Processing/Hormel
    Position: Production Associate
    Pay: $18.30/hr 1st shift; $19.15/hr 3rd shift(plus $0.75 per hour differential)
    Shift Information: Flexible schedules that are set upon acceptance of position
    Position Description: Responsible for a variety of tasks to support production and weekly sanitation of our Spam Canning department.

    To apply for a Work that Works position, email Mandi Dolson at mandid@greaterdubuque.org and include your resume and indicate the positions in which you are interested in applying for.


ADMINISTRATIVE -
  • Company: Kendall Hunt
    Position: Acquisition Associate
    Pay: $13/hr
    Shift Information: Flexible schedules that are set upon acceptance of position
    Position Description: Work directly with a Regional Director to learn about the product development and sales process from beginning to end. Will receive training and implement basic prospecting skills.

    To apply for a Work that Works position, email Mandi Dolson at mandid@greaterdubuque.org and include your resume and indicate the positions in which you are interested in applying for.
  • Company: Kendall Hunt
    Position: Graphic Design Associate
    Pay: $13/hr
    Shift Information: Flexible schedules that are set upon acceptance of position
    Position Description: Assist the department with designing book covers for Higher Ed Department. Design collateral material such as ads, flyers, web banners and access cards.

    To apply for a Work that Works position, email Mandi Dolson at mandid@greaterdubuque.org and include your resume and indicate the positions in which you are interested in applying for.
  • Company: Kendall Hunt
    Position: Marketing Associate
    Pay: $13/hr
    Shift Information: Flexible schedules that are set upon acceptance of position
    Position Description: Assists in coordination of various marketing activities for product lines within Kendall Hunt Higher Education division. Daily work will include copywriting for email campaigns, blogs, websites and social initiatives.

    To apply for a Work that Works position, email Mandi Dolson at mandid@greaterdubuque.org and include your resume and indicate the positions in which you are interested in applying for.
  • Company: Kendall Hunt
    Position: Network Support Specialist
    Pay: $13/hr
    Shift Information: Flexible schedules that are set upon acceptance of position
    Position Description: Assists in coordination of various marketing activities for product lines within Kendall Hunt Higher Education division. Daily work will include copywriting for email campaigns, blogs, websites and social initiatives.

    To apply for a Work that Works position, email Mandi Dolson at mandid@greaterdubuque.org and include your resume and indicate the positions in which you are interested in applying for.


For questions about the Work that Works program or assistance applying for a Work that Works job, please contact Mandi Dolson

 

Mandi Dolson
Director of Workforce Solutions
Greater Dubuque Development Corporation
mandid@greaterdubuque.org
563-557-9049