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What is a Staff Agency?

A staffing agency is a business contracted by an employer to help with its recruiting needs. Staff Agencies find recruitment to fill all kinds of jobs, from temp-to-perm staffing to temp staff in a number of career fields. Whether a operation needs a Accounting full time, call centre & customer service part-time, field marketing contractor or a human resources & training staff, a recruitment agency can source the right candidates. Recruitment 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 recruitment company, and recruitment agency hire 7 million temp staff every year.

Function of a Staff Agencies

Staff Agency not only bring expertise to the hiring process but they remove the time and administration work out of the recruiting process. Recruiting a worker can cost 8 to 23 percent of the role’s salary and take 31 to 45 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 operations.

If a companies needs recruitment, it uses a recruitment agency. Staff 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 recruitment agency are a good fit.

For job seekers, an staff agency can be the ticket to getting that full-time temporary staffing or temp 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 organisations and industries, whether you are looking for executive, temporary, contract or permanent 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 staff 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 staff agency will be the ones hiring you. When a temporary position is a match for you, the recruitment agency will call you to tell you about the position and arrange the assignment. If you don't hear from a staff 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.

Staff Agency charge fees to businesses. For candidates it is free to register and there is no charges if placed by a recruitment agency into a new job.


It is always interesting to learn something new, particularly about an industry that such a significant impact on your temporary staffing career or hiring process. At Staffing we try to regularly publish articles on the latest employment trends and strive to continually improve our own recruiting service delivery. We have a database of over 120,000 candidates and an extended network of referal partners. Not only do we feel confident we can delivery a great temporary staffing solutions to Employers, candidates also benefit from a range of CareerController.com tools and the knowledge that 3 has a large client base actively wanting to hire the best temporary recruitment, temporary staffing or temp staff talent available in and around 2. Why not register for work or contact 3 for some amazing Temporary Staffing candidates. Our experienced Darwin recruitment consultants can help you. With roles involving , darwin temporary staffing staffing agency, 6, darwin temporary staffing staffing agency, or darwin temporary staffing vacancies we may have your dream job.

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