Congratulations Seattle college graduates! You’re finally taking the next step in life’s path. You’re trying to get a job, and are ready to bring value to a company. How can you differentiate yourself and avoid the dreaded “resume black hole” when applying online?
When you work with top-notch staffing companies, it means you have an advocate. You have someone to help with leg work and promote you where it counts – in front of hiring managers. A good recruiter will help you fine-tune your resume, coach your interview style, and get you in front of hiring managers directly. Your recruiter will communicate with you every step of the way, always with your best interests at heart.
You may question when the right time to utilize a staffing company might be, but honestly, any time is the right time! Staffing firms are great for any of the following situations for Seattle college graduates (and more!):
Now that you know why and when to partner with staffing firms, figure out which is the right fit. There are multiple firms out there, many that specialize in staffing certain types of roles in industries like finance/accounting, marketing/creative, and information technology. Here, we specialize in four types of staffing for the Seattle area:
Above all else, make sure you find a staffing company that fills roles that match your skill set. The best firms have an attentive and responsive recruiting team, and a multitude of job listings. Look for companies with opportunities being offered on a semi-weekly basis.
If you have skill sets in the types of roles we offer, Parker would love to help you during your post-collegiate job search. At the end of the day, we have two goals here at Parker:
You can think of us as your career coach; we can set you up for success. If you’re interested in working with Parker to help you find a position in the Puget Sound, check out our jobs here.