Production/Engineering Support Assistant

It’s an exciting time to become a part of the APQS team. The APQS family is a welcoming group of fun-loving quilting enthusiasts who create and support longarm quilting machines that will help make you a better quilter. As we continue to grow, your career can thrive with us. We are now accepting applicants for a Production/Engineering Support Assistant. APQS offers a benefits package including health, dental, vision, and 401K for eligible full/part-time employees.

Job Description

This is a full-time entry-level position in our Carroll, Iowa factory (standard business hours). The position offers an opportunity for growth, supporting both production and engineering efforts at APQS, reporting to our Production/Engineering Team Leads.

  • Monday – Friday (40 hours)
  • Standard Operation Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST. Flexibility and reasonable accommodations may be discussed with the manager.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Electronic components and circuit board diagnosis/troubleshooting and repair.
  • Machine wiring.
  • Mechanical/small parts assembly.

Preferred Qualifications & Experience:

  • A mechanical aptitude with a readiness to learn and obtain new skills.
  • Electronic background/history,
  • Electronic troubleshooting skills,
  • Familiarization/knowledge of schematic diagrams
  • Soldering experience.

Culture/Conduct Requirements:

APQS strives to provide an innovative friendly flexible work environment. APQS values integrity, effective communication, collaborative efforts, employee empowerment and diversity to support our globally expanding representative and customer base. Our leadership/culture style is vital to creating, keeping, and bettering positivity throughout our internal and external workforce.

Please email or mail resume and/or cover letter as follows:

C/O: Jenny Walkup and Hannah Greving
425 W. Hwy 30, Carroll, Iowa 51401

 For electronic submission please email APQS Human Resources, Jenny Walkup, at

If you have questions and/or need accommodation as part of your employment process, please contact APQS at 1.800.426.7233 and request to speak with Human Resources. American Professional Quilting System (APQS) is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that a diverse workforce contributes different perspectives and creative ideas that enable us to continue to improve every day.