Randstad Reviews

Updated Aug 5, 2020

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3.7
75%
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88%
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Randstad CEO Jacques van den Broek
Jacques van den Broek
543 Ratings
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  • "None, there is nothing that I can say as there are no cons(in 46 reviews)

  • "Long hours (this is to be expected in a recruitment role)(in 32 reviews)

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  1. "Good match for my skills"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Paralegal in Gresham, OR
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Randstad full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Assignment resulted in job offer.

    Cons

    It was a seasonal job.

  2. "Randstad"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Recoup 

    I worked at Randstad part-time

    Pros

    Can’t really think of any

    Cons

    It be hot, ppl with ego complexes


  3. COVID-19

    "Good for the position"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Financial Service Analyst 

    I have been working at Randstad full-time

    Pros

    Okay communication. Easy hiring process. Friendly representative.

    Cons

    The communication has been lacking since COVID. Was told my current position would lead to a full time position in 6 months and this was not the case.

  4. "Great place with helpful staff"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 

    I have been working at Randstad full-time

    Pros

    Quick response to inquiries is wonderful

    Cons

    Starting pay is frequently low

  5. COVID-19

    "Would Not Recommend"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Site Manager in Allentown, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Randstad full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Ability to order supplies you need on site, working with folks and helping them find a job and earn a paycheck.

    Cons

    No help from management or WFC, no support when dealing with the client, no personable or meaningful connections within the company, constant and aggressive tactics from coworkers competing with you, no "teamwork", no work-life balance to speak of, and constant harassment from management if you need to miss work. (schools closed when Covid hit, single mom with a child. had the ability to work from home but was given constant grief about it, and was then let go.

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "no work-life balance/high expectations"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Development Manager in Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Randstad full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    good training, excellent benefits, career growth opportunities

    Cons

    unrealistic expectations and negative reinforcement upper management style

  7. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accounts Payable Specialist in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Randstad full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Temporary, Temporary, Temporary, Temporary, Temporary

    Cons

    no benefits, controlled, tier pay, temporary, short term

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  8. "Temp"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Assembler/Packager Sme 
    Recommends

    I worked at Randstad full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Decent starting pay and willing to work with you.

    Cons

    Benefits were too expensive for temp workers.

  9. "not bad"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Bolingbrook, IL

    I worked at Randstad full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good place to start your career and develop and advance

    Cons

    Bad management in some branches

  10. "Great Experience!"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant/Recruiter in Exeter, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Randstad full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great group of ladies I had the pleasure of working with.

    Cons

    Not all branches hold the same work ethic as the branch I worked with.

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