Work in Iowa Manufacturing Jobs

Job Information

Aerotek General Production Worker in Ames, Iowa

Job Description

The role of the General Production Worker involves:

  • Operating a forklift on and off throughout the day.

  • Moving bags of powdered product to the mixer.

  • Performing dig outs, and adjusting straps of bags.

Hard Skills

  • Forklift operation 3-6 months

  • Minimum of 6 months manufacturing experience

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs

Work Environment

The work environment is a warehouse/manufacturing facility. Employees will be working around powders that goes into the product. The product does not stain, smell, or have any harmful ingredients, and employees can shower after shift.

This position may require work hours to be extended during busy seasons, potentially up to 8-10 hours per day. The hours generally fall between 5 a.m. and 5 p.m. (An opportunity for a flexible schedule). Personal Protective Equipment including steel-toe boots are required, with hard hats, safety goggles, ear plugs, masks, and uniforms provided.


  • Health Insurance

  • Dental/Vision Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • HSA

  • 401k

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.