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Staff Management | SMX Overview

Chicago, IL
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Business Services
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Founded in 1988, Staff Management | SMX, a TrueBlue company, is a recognized global leader in innovative workforce management solutions that deliver best talent, drive compliance, yield tangible savings and build sustainable value.

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Staff Management | SMX – Why Work For Us?


We are a diverse group of energetic, dedicated and self-motivated people that are passionate about providing our clients with exceptional service and innovative HR technology. At Staff Management | SMX, we know that our people make the difference and are essential to our company's continued success.

Exceptional People, Remarkable Results

Together, we deliver operational excellence and industry leading performance while creating long-term and meaningful partnerships with our clients. We are a fun-loving team who get excited about meeting a new challenge or solving a problem for our clients and we never miss a chance to celebrate a victory. As a result of this approach, we are proud to say that our first client is still a client today – more than 25 years later – and that our company is leading the industry in growth and accolades.

A Culture of Excellence

The spirit of innovation and dedication to excellence with which Staff Management | SMX was founded in 1988 still infuses our company culture today. While we have grown a lot in the past 25 years, we continue to set the highest standards for commitment, performance and achievement. We take pride in everything we do both personally and professionally, and we never settle for an easy answer or solution out of habit. We serve our clients’ best interests with resourcefulness and flexibility; exceeding their expectations through efficiency, innovative thinking and well designed solutions.


Diversity Drives Innovation

At Staff Management | SMX, we achieve excellence and innovation through diversity and inclusion. Our success is derived from the wealth of our diverse workforce and inclusive culture. Diversity sharpens our competitive edge and fosters the spirit of innovation on which our company was founded.

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment in the workplace and beyond. Our goal is for our workforce to mirror the rich diversity of our clients and the communities that we serve. We are aware of how diversity affects our corporate mission and we strive to challenge ourselves to do more. To help us do this, our Diversity Inclusion Council involves our employees in promoting diversity initiatives company-wide. The council is responsible for new diversity campaigns and events designed to raise awareness of the importance of diversity in the workplace and of numerous related causes and issues affecting the workforce today and beyond.


Connecting People with Jobs

We connect people with the jobs, training and leadership that can enable them to be successful and to contribute to their communities. The assignments on which we place our associates can create a bridge to advancement and the possibility for a rewarding and sustainable livelihood. This work happens every day in communities across the country.

Getting Involved in Our Communities

We are committed to positively impacting not only our workforce but the communities in which our clients, employees and associates live and work. To that end, we focus on supporting charitable organizations, like Feeding America, Big Brothers Big Sisters, the United Way of America and the American Red Cross, that make a difference in the communities that we serve and help to develop tomorrow’s workforce. Our teams enjoy getting involved in community outreach and partnering with our clients to support organizations that matter to them.

Supporting Your Cause

We are proud of the endless enthusiasm and boundless energy that our people bring to their work and to the causes that are close to their hearts. Therefore, we support the causes that our employees' are passionate about and celebrate their charitable efforts to help raise awareness.


Reach Your Full Potential

We are building our talented team to keep pace with our strong business growth. Our culture enables our hardworking employees to be engaged, valued and enabled to reach their full potential. So, if you are serious about providing exceptional service and want to be part of a winning team, we want to talk to you!

Join an Industry Leader

Looking for a challenging and fulfilling opportunity to grow along with an industry leader? We have great opportunities at our home office in Chicago and across the country supporting our world-class clients. So, check out our career opportunities to learn more about being a part of the Staff Management | SMX team where you can make a real impact on our success.

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Staff Management | SMX Reviews

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Staff Management | SMX President Jonathan Means
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69 Ratings
  • "Run production line experience forklift operator"

    Former Employee - Production Operator in Pickens, SC
    Former Employee - Production Operator in Pickens, SC
    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at Staff Management | SMX full-time (Less than a year)


    Good place to work and it nice to meet new people good environment to work and has good management i liked working there


    I like learning new jobs not really any cons i don't like that they moved to Anderson but I want to relocate so its not a problem

    Advice to Management

    I would be a good employee for this forklift job I have11 years experience driving i have loaded trucks also hope that I will be chosen for the job

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Staff Management | SMX Photos

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Staff Management | SMX Interviews



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    Store Operator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    I applied online. I interviewed at Staff Management | SMX (San Francisco, CA).


    The interview process was a one to one interview. I was asked a few questions about my work experience and drug/criminal background. I was also asked why I was interested in the store operator postion.

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Staff Management | SMX Awards & Accolades

  • Best of Staffing Client Award, Inavero & CareerBuilder, 2016
  • Largest U.S. Staffing Firms, Staffing Industry Analysts, 2016
  • Largest U.S. Staffing Firms, Staffing Industry Analysts, 2015
  • HRO Today MSP Baker's Dozen, HRO Today, 2015
  • Best of Staffing Client Award, Inavero & CareerBuilder, 2014
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