GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Whether you’re searching for a job right now or you’re an employer looking to fill openings, Express Employment Professionals Grand Rapids can help.
In business in West Michigan for 24 years, Marketing Director David Robb of Express Employment Professionals Grand Rapids told Fox 17 they have connected somewhere between 20,000 and 30,000 people with a job locally, and served more than 1,000 companies over that time.
“Our primary clients are medium-to-small sized companies who might be stretched thin on their recruiting resources, or not have a large HR team,” Robb told Fox 17.
There is no charge to job seekers for the service.
Robb adds that the jobs they have available fall into four general categories: light industrial, skilled trade, professional and administrative, each of which providing those looking for a job with an opportunity that fits their talents
“For example on the light industrial side, that’s going to be a lot of manufacturing openings, distribution, warehouse and even labor positions," Robb said. "The other end of the spectrum we’ve got administrative and professional, really we have a wide variety from HR positions to accounting, to call centers and receptionists.”
Robb told Fox 17 that despite the unemployment report, a search of Google Trends people aren’t actively seeking employment as most might expect, and he adds that he has many employers actively looking to hire.
Express Employment Professionals Grand Rapids occasionally holds job fairs, but they are always available to search for jobs you anyone actively looking.
To get started, call them weekdays at 616-281-0611 or visit their website.