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Kelly Services Reviews

Updated June 20, 2017
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Pros
  • Flexible hours and ability to work from home (in 165 reviews)

  • Good working culture, work life balance is good (in 41 reviews)

Cons
  • no benefits with part time employment (in 111 reviews)

  • Have to create work life balance for yourself (in 31 reviews)

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  1. "Administrative Assistant"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Indianapolis, IN
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kelly Services part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Organized, streamlined even though you're technically dealing with two companies at one time (temp work)

    Cons

    nothing worth reporting on this website.


  2. "Flexible"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Teacher in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Teacher in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kelly Services part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    You can make your own hours.
    Paid weekly.
    You select the districts, schools and grades you teach.

    Cons

    You are in different places each day, so you don't really have a "home".

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work.

  3. "Vice President"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in Troy, MI
    Current Employee - Vice President in Troy, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kelly Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Relationships
    Reputation
    Amazing Talent
    New Leadership
    Thought leader in industry

    Cons

    Ability to grow
    Speed to implement
    Diversity
    Accountability


  4. "Great company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Rockville, MD
    Current Employee - Director in Rockville, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kelly Services full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great company and great value

    Cons

    nothing negative to share. I enjoy working for Kelly


  5. "Apprentice technician"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mechanic Technician in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Mechanic Technician in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kelly Services full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The growth experience, spontaneous of work, labor to pay ratio is great.

    Cons

    The consistency of the customers

    Advice to Management

    Keep your business great.


  6. "Great company to work for. They are up front and treat me as a person not a number"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Machine Operator in Saginaw, MI
    Current Employee - Machine Operator in Saginaw, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kelly Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    They pay on time every week

    Cons

    I have not found any down side to Kelly services


  7. "Administrative Assistant"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Administrative in San Francisco, CA
    Former Contractor - Administrative in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kelly Services as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very good company for temporary employment.

    Cons

    No medical benefits, you are on your own.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing good work. It really counts, and is very helpful.

  8. "I love it"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tech Support in Fayetteville, NC
    Current Employee - Tech Support in Fayetteville, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Kelly Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Work from home, pay above average for my location, amazing support team, almost everyone is friendly. A lot of opportunities for advancement

    Cons

    I can't think of any at this time. The pay structure and benefits are great. Anything that "sucks" is understandable and still pretty fair


  9. "QA"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quality Assurance Analyst in Columbus, IN
    Current Employee - Quality Assurance Analyst in Columbus, IN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kelly Services full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    When situations appear unexpectedly they do everything they can to help ensure you keep employment with them.

    Cons

    I wasn't hired full time at the factory because they were under a Freeze after a year and 3 months

    Advice to Management

    Maybe push for a time limit for employees with good evaluations to be hired full time.


  10. "I enjoyed working at with a large variety of businesses, particularly Tesoro Refinery. The variety kept me interested!"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Secretarial in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Contractor - Secretarial in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Kelly Services as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    The variety of temporary positions and people kept things Interesting. As well, all the new jobs required new learning which had to be quick learning, which kept me sharp!

    Cons

    When the jobs were short term, there were breaks in between work. This created a decrease in the overall pay.

    Advice to Management

    No advice. Just a compliment. I think the management did an outstanding job of keeping me busy most of the time. They also sent me to jobs that were a good fit for.my personality!


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