If you are in need of a job, but you don’t know where to start, or you don’t have time to try various types of companies, then going to a staffing agency is probably something you should think about doing. All of the following agencies offer their services for free, and all you need to do is have a resume, know your skills, and schedule an interview. They all also offer great paying jobs, and many benefits. Explore to see which staffing agency will serve you good in the city of Houston.
5858 Westheimer Street, Suite 700
Houston, TX 77057
AppleOne is probably one of the best staffing agencies out there. They hire for all different types of positions, and they don’t give preference to any industry at all. You can find all of their job openings at their website, you can also find your local office and its hours on there as well, and you can even begin your application and schedule an instant interview on there too. Their services are free, their representatives are friendly, and if you show enough enthusiasm and bring in a good resume you are sure to find work with them.
919 Milam St # 1920
Houston, TX 77002
Kelly Services is a lot like AppleOne. They are a nation-wide company who prides itself on helping others find the work they want. Kelly Services lists all of their current job openings on their website as well, and you can find the contact information in each job description that you will need. Once you send in your resume, they will contact you by email with an application link to start the process of joining their staffing agency. Once that’s been done you will be contacted by a representative to set-up an interview. Kelly Services takes very good care of its employees, but make sure to be as punctual as possible and try not to re-schedule your interview or anything else many times as this will give them reason to disengage with you. Kelly Services does not post jobs in one field only, they have jobs for all kinds of line of work you can imagine.
5433 Westheimer Road, Suite 1115
Houston, TX 77056
Adecco Staffing is a very popular staffing agency. They specialize in finding people all sorts of positions, but their offices usually concentrate on one or two industry-type jobs. Make sure to go to their website and find the office closest to you. You should also phone them when you find a position you’re interested in by searching their online job-bank. This is a very professional company, and they expect serious individuals during interview sessions. Adecco will want all of the specified requirements in order to interview you, so make sure you have them.
1300 Post Oak Blvd, Suite 300
Houston, TX 77056
This staffing agency concentrates on finding job seekers office jobs. All kinds of positions are available, and they are very good with helping you find permanent jobs. Build a good relationship with your assigned representative and be accurate with your availability. This company also helps people looking for temporary positions. This is the perfect staffing agency for college students of people looking for part-time work.
3701 Kirby Drive, Suite 734
Houston, TX 77098
The name says it all for this staffing agency. This establishment will help you land the perfect nanny job every time. You will be able to become a live in, live out, after school, or overnight nanny with this company. Not only that though, they also provide jobs for hotel sitters, doulas, au pairs, and a lot more. By visiting their website you will be able to find out all you need to know about how they work, their job openings, and you can even fill out a nanny application right on their site. If you would like to know more information, pick up the phone and ask whoever answers, any question you have.
The Work Source
Houston-Galveston Area Council
3555 Timmons Lane
Houston, TX 77027
Temporary job placements are their specialty. The Work Source doesn’t just concentrate on one industry when finding jobs. This company finds work for almost everybody who makes themselves available. Some good tips to do good with this company include: building a relationship with your assigned specialist, making yourself available for jobs on the same day, and performing well at the jobs you are sent to. The Work Source features new job postings every week on their website, so check those out on a weekly basis. This company accepts walk-ins from time to time, its best to call to make an appointment for an interview.
2190 North Loop West Suite 300
Houston, TX 77018
This is the perfect agency for people looking for labor positions or positions in a computer or science field. ManPower Professional offers positions in engineering, IT, professional, scientific, and the finance industry. You can find the office closest to you, job openings, and more information about this staffing agency on their website.
10111 Richmond Avenue, Suite 100
Houston, TX 77042
This may be the perfect staffing agent for technology enthusiasts. Spherion will help you find all kinds of computer related positions, they even help people find work-at-home-online jobs on a daily basis. Their screening process includes phone and online assessment tests, and they are very interested in your background experience. Call your local office, you can find the number on their website, and discuss finding a potential career-type job with Spherion.
The following are interview tips that I have gathered from my experience with staffing agencies all around the United States. These do not vary from company to company, you can be sure that they will all help you out, no matter what staffing agency you’re going to be applying with.:
– Dress professionally.
– Be prepared to take tests to verify some of the information on your resume.
– Take all of the required information with you on that day. (Examples: Identity verification, resume, references, certificates, etc.)
– Show enthusiasm.
– Be honest.
– Talk about your goals and your plans for the future.