Photo of a Overtime Staff

NEWS

What is a Recruitment Agency?

A recruitment agency is a company contracted by an employer to help with its recruiting needs. Staff Agencies find temp staff to fill all kinds of jobs, from contract staff to recruitment in a number of career fields. Whether a organisation needs a Casuals full time, casuals part-time, casuals contractor or a contract staff staff, a employment agency can source the right staff. Staff Agency tend to have 3 primary areas of focus with many also specializing by industry:

  1. Permanent Recruitment
  2. Temporary Staffing
  3. Executive Search

According to [American Staffing Association] in the America over 2 million people are employed by employment agency, and staff agency hire 9 million temporary staff every year.

Function of a Staff Agencies

Recruitment Agency not only bring expertise to the hiring process but they remove the time and administration work out of the recruiting process. Employment a worker can cost 7 to 18 percent of the role’s salary and take 26 to 49 days on average to fill.

A recruiter handles the search process and matches up an employee with the job in question, lining up potential candidates who interview with the organisations.

If a organisations needs temp staff, it uses a staff agency. Recruitment Agency provide skilled employees to work on a temporary or contract basis. Often these roles are known as ‘temp to perm’ positions, whereby the temporary role may lead to a permanent position if the worker and staff agency are a good fit.

For job seekers, an employment agency can be the ticket to getting that full-time extra staff or emergency staff role. Recruiters can open doors to positions that may not be easy to find on your own. Recruitment Agency allow you to try out different enterprises and industries, whether you are looking for permanent, part-time, temporary or full-time roles.

In order to register with or work with a recruitment agency, you'll have to do one or more the following steps:

  1. Find and register with one or more recruitment agency
  2. Fill out an online application
  3. Upload your resume
  4. Interviews and possibly assessments (if short-listed for roles)

If you secure temporary or contract work, the recruitment agency will be the ones hiring you. When a temporary position is a match for you, the staff agency will call you to tell you about the position and arrange the assignment. If you don't hear from a recruitment agency right away, there may not be any opportunities at the moment, but check in weekly to show your continued interest in a placement. Once you're placed, you'll usually complete an online time-sheet and the staffing agency will pay you directly. Once your assignment is over, you'll go back into the agency's pool to be considered for future assignments.

Recruitment Agency charge fees to organisations. For candidates it is free to register and there is no charges if placed by a staff agency into a new job.


With extra staff, emergency staff and a range of other speciality staffing services there is only one choice. Staffing’s specialist temping division will work with you to get results in Melbourne Sydney Brisbane or even Australia wide to get results and exceed your expectations. Staffing's specialist temping division has built a reputation for great service and fantastic talent, the envy of many of our competitors. Call us on (03) 9246 0433 to discover how we can help turn your additional staff, extra staff or emergency staff problem into a solution!

For more Extra Staff Career Advice see below additional resources to find the perfect job:

TRUSTED BY
  • subanu Logo
  • west field Logo
  • bmw Logo
  • fox Tel Logo
  • vodafone Logo
  • universal Logo
  • priceline Logo
  • qantas Logo
  • hp Logo
  • citi bank Logo