As a well-connected career coaching service, we often build relationships with key recruiters in the Denver area and across the United States. To help our clients – the job seekers – find the right recruiters for their situation, we have our ongoing Recruiter Spotlight series to answer the most common questions that job hunters ask.
In this week’s Recruiter Spotlight, Rhonda Lord from Express Employment Professionals in Littleton, CO, shares her secrets to success in matching candidates with temporary, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement options.
- How long have you been in business?
Express Employment Professionals, Littleton, CO has been in business for 21 years.
- What makes your agency unique?
Express Employment Professionals is the largest privately held staffing firm nationwide. We are each individually owned and have the backing of an international company which was founded in 1983. All of our hiring decisions are made locally, as we are intimately involved in the Denver metro area.
- What type of positions do you place? Do you specialize in a particular industry?
Express Employment Professionals Littleton places a variety of positions, including but not limited to professional positions and essential office functions. We place executive administrative assistants, AR, AP, receptionist, customer service, and office support. Our light industrial positions include assembly, machinists, and general labor roles.
- Who is your ideal candidate?
Our ideal candidate is someone who is looking for a new job or wants to make a change from their current employment.
- Do you place across the country or locally? What other locations do you serve?
Express Employment Professionals has 720 offices nationwide. The Littleton, CO office services the South Metro Denver Area.
- Where do you announce your open jobs?
We announce are jobs in a variety of ways. For direct listings, you can find them on our website, Expresspros.com/LIttletonco, or download our app ExpressJobs on your phone. We do post openings on various job boards and reach out to schools in the Denver area. We also rely on word of mouth and referrals from our current placements.
- What is the #1 thing a candidate can do to stand out from the crowd?
Come to our office prepared to interview. Hold good eye contact, exude confidence, and have a passion for what the employees have done or want to do. Nothing is more appealing than a good attitude.
- How should a candidate apply for a job? Do you want an online application, resume, or both?
A candidate can apply for a positon by filling out an online application (expresspros.com/Littletonco) and sending a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Do you belong to any professional associations?
The International Franchising Association and the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM.)
- How can people contact you?
Express Employment Professionals
1709 W. Littleton Blvd.
Littleton, CO 80120