If you’re looking for a job, the smartest move can be working with a local staffing company in the DFW area.
Here are three reasons why:
1) More Local Jobs
If you’re looking on broad job search sites and plugging in your zip code, you’re getting hits on only the jobs a nationwide search engine knows are out there. But local staffing companies can have a much greater sense of who’s hiring in your town than a general search tool ever could. If you want to work nearby, a local staffing agency will likely have more jobs available for you.
Staffing companies talk to local employers all the time. They work closely with the hiring managers. They are likely the first call the company managers make when they need new people. So, they know about many more jobs open locally.
2) Inside Track on Potential Openings
A local staffing company is also on the inside track to learn of potential openings down the line. You may be looking in July and see no jobs advertised that need your skills. But a staffing agency may know an area company that will be beefing up its staff in August. Those jobs might not be listed yet, because the details are still being finalized. But your contacts at a staffing agency in the DFW area will know of them and can let you know.
3) Regional Strength
Many staffing companies, such as Stride Staffing, have multiple local offices in an area. As a result, they have many jobs not only in your local town but within commuting distance. If no jobs fit your skills in one town, there may be several just down the road a bit.
In addition, having more than one office in the DFW areas means Stride Staffing knows about hiring patterns throughout the region. They can advise you on potential job openings and the economic picture, with advice on salaries and shifts.
Get the Right Job
Getting the right job is important. A staffing company can help, with more local job postings and advice. Stride Staffing’s goal is to build stronger connections between employers and individuals by doing staffing differently. Really.