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Forge – Your Lucky Charm in Recruitment

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“A great employee is like a four-leaf clover, hard to find and lucky to have.” – Tammy Cohen

Sometimes finding that perfect candidate can feel a lot like searching for a four-leaf clover. It takes a decent amount of luck and a good set of eyes to find a four-leaf clover in what feels like an endless sea of green; sea of green of course meaning the applications received for your open position. It takes more than one set of eyes to go through applicants to find that perfect candidate and before this process even begins, you must find people that could potentially be interested in the job. Now more than ever it’s a struggle to find good, qualified people to fill job openings. This St. Patrick’s Day, don’t rely on luck to help you find the candidates you need. Let us help you find those four-leaf clover candidates that you’ve spent countless hours trying to find on your own.

When there is a four-leaf clover; there is a rainbow. What is at the end of that rainbow? A pot of gold. In this case, the real pot of gold is a candidate pool that is ready to go when you need them. Recruiting a good candidate can be compared to panning for gold. First, you have to know where to look, then you have to take the time filtering to separate the gold from the rest. Just like searching for that quality candidate, this can be time consuming. Do you even know where to begin? Where to look? We do. For us, it’s much easier than trying to find the end of a rainbow. We already have the skills and team to seek out those qualified candidates you are looking for and have a candidate pool started before we even begin working together.

You have an idea of your perfect candidate. You want the best employee team for your company and we want to help you find that perfect candidate to add to that team. It’s important that we both have a clear understanding of your specific staffing needs. With that information and our advanced employee-screening techniques, we make it easier to qualify candidates before potentially sending them out to you. Our goal is to provide you top-notch candidates that have the potential to be hired-in to your company. Instead of taking a lucky chance on a hire, we do our best to find you the perfect match.

Make your own luck this St. Patrick’s Day by improving your recruitment strategy and teaming up with Forge Industrial Staffing.

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

Reasons You’ll Love Partnering with Forge

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Roses are red, violets are blue, having trouble filling jobs? We are the solution for you!

There are many misconceptions out there about ‘working’ with a staffing agency, but there are also many reasons to love ‘partnering’ with one, like us. We are more than just finding and creating relationships with candidates; we’re also about building and growing relationships further with our clients. A common misunderstanding about staffing agencies is that we only care about filling jobs for our clients, when in reality it’s just as important to us to find qualified candidates as it is to you. We want to find candidates that will make an impact and add value to your company. We take out the stress of searching, performing background checks and payroll services, etc. These are just few of the many reasons our clients love partnering with us for their staffing needs.

We have been established for over 25 years now, so we are kind of like, “professional” matchmakers at this point. We are all about finding you the right people. Our focus is on finding you the best candidates for the jobs you want to fill. We work diligently to create that perfect match for both you and the candidate. Is the position you’re trying to fill temporary? Take advantage of our vast database of candidates to see how someone performs before committing to a permanent hire. It’s important to us that we understand your needs and we do our best to find you the candidates that will make a significant impact within your company.

There is a reason we are #1 in industrial staffing and that’s because that’s all we do. We have years of experience and knowledge within this industry available to you. We understand that every talent search is unique and when you partner with Forge, we customize our process to accommodate the unique needs of each particular search.  It is our goal to become a long-term strategic partner with your company. Trust us to connect you with the most qualified and experienced candidates. Remove the talent search stress and let’s work together to find candidates you’ll love!

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

Advantages of Using a Staffing Agency

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The need to fill new employee positions and handle employee turnover is a constant challenge for growing companies. Many companies are finding it more cost effective to use the services of a professional staffing agency instead of an in-house human resources department. It does not matter the type of employees needed; staffing agencies provide a number of important advantages.

Experience

A professional staffing agency has more experience than many human resources departments. The process of hiring employment specialists as well as getting a manager to properly supervise human resources staff takes time, effort and money. A staffing agency is able to compete with the employment specialists in any company. It can provide what is needed at a lower cost.

Network

A staffing agency is only focused on providing the right employee for the desired position. It does no other work. This level of focus enables it to develop and maintain a large network of available workers. Should an employer need seasonal workers, it would need to advertise the positions, interview potential employees, process all of the required documentation for a short employment period. When this same company uses a staffing agency, it will work with an organization that has an established network of workers with proven track records and are looking for short-term employment. An agency will be able to provide the necessary staffing quickly and at a reasonable cost.

Less Risk

When a company uses a professional staffing agency, it will get the workers it needs and not have to pay any human resources overhead. It’s possible for a company to have a person work for it for a period of time before they commit to hiring. During this time, the company has no liability. The staffing agency deals with payroll taxes, workman’s compensation insurance and unemployment claims. If the company doesn’t find the person’s work acceptable, it can easily ask for another candidate.

Cost Effective

A company will be able to get the employees it needs at an affordable cost. It will not need to provide any benefits unless it hires the employee. Many companies use temporary staff to decrease overtime costs paid to their full-time employees. If a company has a busy season each year, a staffing agency will be able to maintain a database of previous employees and prepare to meet any additional staffing needs each year.

Increased Productivity

When regular staff is required to put in overtime for an extended period of time, it can have a negative effect on a company’s staffing levels. It could lead to low morale, decreased motivation and increased employee turnover. Using employees from a staffing agency can help lower the need for overtime and help retain important employees. It can help increase productivity and decrease a company’s downtime.

 

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

We Are Here When You Need Us

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We understand how important it is to keep production flowing without any interruptions, but sometimes those interruptions, such as a pandemic, can happen leaving you with the decision of operating at half speed or not operating at all. This in turn may affect whether or not you can keep your current employees, leaving you with open positions to fill.

Finding people to fill open job positions for your business can be time consuming. Seeking temporary workers is another challenge on its own. We are here to assist you with those time-consuming tasks. Each of our clients have different business needs and we are able to customize our services.

It’s critical that we have a close relationship with our clients and hiring managers, especially when these interruptions happen. By creating and strengthening these relationships, we gain a better feel for the types of candidates our client is looking for. You are more likely to gain valuable information about new employees that may fit your company by keeping in contact with us as well. Feel secure and confident knowing that you have us as your reliable staffing resource when a position opens up unexpectedly.

Let us work together to find the right people to fit your business’s needs. We have many excellent workers who are ready to connect and work for you.

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

Why businesses choose Forge

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When it comes to your business, nothing is more important than staffing. Hiring the right individuals with the correct skill sets is a necessity in today’s competitive marketplace. Whether you work in industrial labor or a law office, finding the right people to employ can be demanding. When you’re busy with other aspects of your business, it can also be overwhelming.

This is why companies come to Forge when they need help with staffing. Whether it’s staffing 400 temps in one week or coming up with the perfect person at the very last minute, Forge does it all. We understand how urgent such needs can be, which is why we treat every request with the utmost respect. Forge understands that clients are often pressed for time. Billing is made incredibly easy, allowing clients to focus on what matters most — moving their businesses in the right direction.

It takes a dedicated temp agency to create partnerships that last years and supplying businesses with the best employees possible. Forge treats each and every client as a VIP, drawing upon years of experience to fit together each piece of the puzzle. With a knowledgeable team that understands all of the different sectors it serves, Forge exceeds client expectations daily, surprising businesses with the depth and breadth of its expertise.

Forge has even managed to win over some of the most notoriously discerning clients –human resources managers. These employment experts have been complimentary about Forge’s services, often commenting that it is rare for a temp agency to continuously uphold such a high level of service over the years. Part of the reason for this is Forge’s communication strategy, which encourages clients to reach out about their specific needs and address any concerns immediately.

Also, it is rare for a temp agency to maintain such comprehensive knowledge about so many different industries. From industrial labor to corporate hiring, Forge can do it all. When you read the client testimonials of people who have been working with Forge for a long time now—some over 2 decades—the consistent theme is one of dedication and innovation. Forge believes that temporary employment can be a wonderful opportunity for both clients and new employees.

However, Forge also realizes that there is a special art to selecting the right individuals for a temp gig. By working hard to understand the culture of each and every company they service, Forge is able to make an accurate assessment and then produce the right person or people for the position. With so much at stake, it makes sense to only put your trust in the best company for the job, Forge.

 

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

4 ways to maximize your recruiting efforts with a staffing agency

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Are you having a difficult time recruiting employees for temporary positions? Is your company wasting valuable time performing in-house job interviews? It’s time for you to contact a local professional staffing agency like Forge Industrial Staffing.

Forge Industrial Staffing has 13 offices in Indiana and Michigan with experienced staffing professionals waiting to help fill your business with qualified workers.

Why does it make sense to trust your hiring to us? Here are 4 reasons why you will maximize your recruiting efforts.

  • Understand the benefits

A specialized staffing agency like Forge Industrial Staffing understands that the hiring process can be a stressful time for a company, especially when those efforts could be better focused elsewhere in the company. Our agency exists to take this process off your busy plate, allowing you to focus on what’s important. Our team performs interviews, background checks and proper placement within your company’s needs so that you never miss a step.

  • Trust the interview process

Our reputation is gauged by each successful placement. We pride ourselves in finding the best possible talent for each position. Not only do we complete the interviewing process and background checks, but we also perform drug screenings so that you know you have hard-working, responsible individuals helping your company succeed.

  • Know what you’re looking for

The team at Forge Industrial Staffing can find any variety of long-term or short-term employees. Simply explain what positions you need to fill and what type of people you’re looking to hire. The more specific you can be about your expectations when you meet with us, the better we can meet your needs.

  • Stay connected with your staffing agency

By maintaining a relationship with us, you will gain valuable information about new employees that may fit your company, as well as have a well-connected resource when positions become available.

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

Why should my company use a staffing agency?

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Anyone who has run or has started a successful business knows that one of the most important skills is determining when you should defer to someone else that may be more knowledgeable, have more experience or have more resources. Whether this means bringing in an outside accountant, hiring an independent sales representative or working with a staffing industry.

Staffing agencies are useful resources for companies that do not have the time or ability to review all potential new hires. When working with a staffing agency, experienced professionals will perform the interview and selection process for you, ensuring that you will receive experienced and capable workers who will help you company as soon as you need them.

If your company is expecting a large growth period but realizes that business will level off after a few months, hiring temporary staff through a staffing agency will fulfill these needs without the hassle of having to let staff go. This is a great solution for companies that need to fill large orders, are experiencing a busy season or need help with an expansion.

Any successful company knows that time is money. That is why you can’t waste time training inexperienced staff while projects slow to a crawl. Using a staffing agency provides access to employees trained and experienced in exactly your line of work.

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

 

4 Reasons Employers Should Use a Staffing Agency

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Staffing agencies serve a number of purposes to both the job seeker as well as the employer with positions to fill, but it may not always be clear why an employer should choose to work with an agency. We’ve put together a few key reasons that staffing agencies can be a great asset to those looking to hire.

Saving time is one of the biggest reasons employers work with staffing agents to fill open positions. It can be costly for a company to pull an employee from normal duties to go through stacks of applications and resumes. Between advertising the position, making phone calls, interviews, reference checks, background checks and drug tests, the hours can easily pile up.

Staffing agencies are also experts at finding the right person for the job. Their focus and revenue is completely spent recruiting and placing employees.

Staffing agencies generally have more advanced employee-screening techniques than most companies. Our goal is to find the right candidates for each position. We know that testing modules, interviewing techniques, employment reference checks and understanding our customer’s company culture are all critical to the process.

Finally, we understand that not every open position at a company is a permanent one. Contracts and assignments may be temporary and staffing agencies are a great way to satisfy these needs.

Working with a staffing agency is like working with a business partner who understands your needs.

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

The Right Staffing Provider for You

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When it comes to your business, nothing is more important than staffing. Hiring the right individuals with the correct skill sets is a necessity in today’s competitive marketplace. Whether you work in industrial labor or a law office, finding the right people to employ can be demanding. When you’re busy with other aspects of your business, it can also be overwhelming.

This is why companies come to Forge when they need help with staffing. Whether it’s staffing 400 temps in one week or coming up with the perfect person at the very last minute, Forge does it all. We understand how urgent such needs can be, which is why the group at Forge treats every request with the utmost respect. Forge understands that clients are often pressed for time, which is why it also takes care of the administrative side of the equation. Billing is made incredibly easy, allowing clients to focus on what matters most — moving their businesses in the right direction.

It takes a dedicated temp agency to create partnerships that last years, supplying businesses with the best employees possible. Forge treats each and every client as a VIP, drawing upon years of experience to fit together each piece of the puzzle. With a knowledgeable team that understands all of the different sectors it serves, Forge exceeds client expectations daily, surprising businesses with the depth and breadth of its expertise.

Forge has even managed to win over some of the most notoriously discerning clients –human resources managers. These employment experts have been complimentary about Forge’s services, often commenting that it is rare for a temp agency to continuously uphold such a high level of service over the years. Part of the reason for this is Forge’s communication strategy, which encourages clients to reach out about their specific needs and address any concerns immediately.

Also, it is rare for a temp agency to maintain such comprehensive knowledge about so many different industries. From industrial labor to corporate hiring, Forge can do it all. When you read the client testimonials of people who have been working with Forge for a long time now—some over a decade—the consistent theme is one of dedication and innovation. Forge believes that temporary employment can be a wonderful opportunity for both clients and new employees.

However, Forge also realizes that there is a special art to selecting the right individuals for a temp gig. By working hard to understand the culture of each and every company they service, Forge is able to make an accurate assessment and then produce the right person or people for the position. With so much at stake, it makes sense to only put your trust in the best company for the job, Forge.

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

 

Fulfilling Your Staffing Needs with Forge Industrial Staffing

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People who have started a successful company or run one, know that one of the most important skills to have is determining when to defer to someone else that may be more knowledgeable, and have the experience and resources. In regards to staffing needs within a company, a staffing agency may be the best, and most beneficial option.

Staffing agencies, such as Forge Industrial Staffing, are a useful resource for companies that don’t have the time or ability to find and review people for staffing needs within the company. When working with a staffing agency, experienced professionals will perform the interview and selection process for you, ensuring that you will receive experienced and capable workers who will be ready to work as soon as you need them to.

Hiring temporary employees can be very beneficial when your company is expecting a large growth period. In some cases companies will level off after a few months, so hiring temporary employees will fulfill these needs while eliminating the hassle of having to let staff go. Staffing agencies are a great solution for companies that need to fill large orders, are experiencing a busy season, or need help with an expansion.

Successful companies know that time is money. Company owners can’t waste time worrying about training inexperienced staff while projects are needing to get done. Using a staffing agency, like Forge Industrial Staffing, provides access to trained and experienced employees in your field of work.

 

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or the right employees for you.

No matter where you are in your job search, whether you’re just starting out or you’re just looking for a better opportunity, Forge Industrial Staffing has hundreds of positions to meet every need. Experience the Forge difference today and see how we are Changing Lives, One Job at a Time.

Apply online at: forgestaff.com/apply

Employers can learn more at: forgestaff.com/clients

 

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