Working with a Staffing Agency: 4 Tips for Job Seekers

Searching the depths of the Internet, stalking your favorite companies’ career pages, and tapping into your personal network of connections may not be enough. Have you submitted your resume to a staffing agency? If you haven’t, you’re missing out on a free service to you! No catch. It’s truly free! As a staffing agency, we’ll hold your resume in our database until a job you qualify for becomes available as well as send you job postings for you to directly apply. To learn more, give us a call, check out our job board, or chat with us live using the chat button on the bottom right.

Here are 4 tips to optimize your experience while working with us.

Be Honest

Your success affects our success. We want to place you in the right position, with the right opportunity and set you up to succeed. In order for you to find a good job through us, you need to be honest and have open communication. When we bring you in our office for an interview or have a preliminary phone interview, talk to us about every aspect of your career open and honestly, so we can best assist you with opportunities.

Understand Our Service

The service to you as a job seeker is free. Our main goal is to fill the positions that our clients request. They are the ones who pay for our services to find job seekers like you. When you submit your resume, or apply for one of our positions, we will determine whether or not your background and experience fit for that job. If not, we will do our best to find you a job from one of our other clients. The process of finding you a job can vary from immediate placement to a longer time frame for potential opportunities.

Getting Started

The best way to get started is by applying to one of our positions that you qualify for and follow up with the recruiter within a week after applying. If you can’t find any positions available in your field, continue to submit your resume. We get new job orders from our clients every day. You may qualify for a position in the future. In the meantime, you can subscribe to daily updates on new positions we have available on our website and subscribe to our emails to get job search tips to improve your efforts.

You’re the Boss of Your Search

When you send us your resume or apply for a job, your part in your search doesn’t end there. While we may be working diligently to find you the right position among our clients, you shouldn’t stop searching on your own. We have plenty of tips to help you continue your search. Take a look at our Career Tips to improve your search efforts, scroll through our Interview Tips, and browse advice for improving your resume here.

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