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How Staffing Agencies Help You Find Temp Jobs

Many companies utilize temporary employees. However, they don’t find these employees the way other companies find permanent workers. Instead, they turn to staffing agencies to do the hiring for them. This not only makes the job search easier for employees but for the employer as well. Staffing agencies do more than place people in temporary jobs, too—they also help you improve your entire approach to your career. So how can staffing agencies help you find temporary jobs? Read on to find out. 

Staffing Agencies Give You Access to Exclusive Positions

Many companies that hire for temporary work are looking to fill positions beyond the spots posted online. When you work with a staffing agency, you gain access to this exclusive list of temporary work that these companies share with the agency. Better yet, the staffing agency will notify you when there is an open position that suits your skills. 

Agencies Keep the Work Coming

Temporary work is convenient for many workers because it allows you to start a new job once one ends or take a break in between jobs. Once you are ready to return, your temp agency will let you know what is available. When you work with staffing agencies, you know that there will always be an abundance of positions to apply to, and you don’t have to stress about finding your next position. 

Agencies Help You Build Your Resume

Staffing agencies know what companies are looking for, and they work with potential employees every day to prepare them to interview for these positions. Agencies want to make sure that the companies they work with find satisfactory new temp workers, but they also want to help people looking for work. They help you find work by assisting you in crafting a great resume before each job. Agency workers can also give you advice on what to do next for your career goals. 

What Kind of Employees Are Agencies Looking For? 

The best part about staffing agencies is that you don’t need prior experience to work with them. Your work ethic and goals are enough to get you in the door and get you closer to that new job. Staffing agencies love to work with a candidate who possesses the following qualities: 

  • They’re looking for consistent temporary work
  • They know what their skills are and want to build upon them
  • They know what kind of work they’re looking for, but are open to new opportunities
  • They understand the safety requirements for their industry
  • They are responsible and can show up to work on time
  • They’re ready to make a great impression and build their resume

If that sounds like you, you are ready to start working with a staffing agency today. 

Let First Team Staffing Be Your Employment Solution

First Team Staffing, located in Baltimore, MD, specializes in the recruitment and placement of professional and temporary workers. The company, founded in 1982, is now a national leader in our industry. In our 35+ years of business, First Team has remained hands-on, relationship-based, and dedicated to partnerships we forge with our clients. We are proud to help our clients achieve their goals by providing them with a flexible and qualified workforce while providing genuine career opportunities to candidates. First Team Staffing has offices in Baltimore, Aberdeen, White Marsh, Columbia, Bowie, and Sparrows Point, MD. We have recently opened offices in Tennessee, located in Nashville, La Vergne, and Mount Juliet. Visit us online or in-person today to start your job or employee search, or reach us by phone at 410-719-0404. Follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter for employment advice and company updates.