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Spherion Reviews

Updated March 24, 2017
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Pros
  • Promoted work life balance, fostered team atmosphere (in 11 reviews)

  • Great company with advanced creatures and systems (in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • Working as a contractor I had no benefits so if I needed to take a day off it was unpaid (in 11 reviews)

  • Disorganized, upper management to site management (in 9 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Administrative Assistant"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in San Ramon, CA
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in San Ramon, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Spherion (More than a year)

    Pros

    The staffing manager was always helpful. I was able to start working right away.

    Cons

    The only downside is the staffing manager I was working with is not there anymore.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  2. "Administrative assistant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Spherion full-time

    Pros

    Good company and good benefits

    Cons

    Pay can be a little more


  3. "Spherion Review"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Market Research Interviewer in Champaign, IL
    Current Employee - Market Research Interviewer in Champaign, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Spherion part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours and schedule
    Good pay

    Cons

    Some require work on Weekends


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  5. "Temporary/Seasonal"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Thresher in Owatonna, MN
    Former Employee - Thresher in Owatonna, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Spherion full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The staff are decent and I like the companies they work witjh.

    Cons

    Temporary/Seasonal employment is difficult to adjust to.


  6. "Great Company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Spherion full-time

    Pros

    Nationally backed brand with a local focus!

    Cons

    No growth beyond the franchise to move up to corporate or from state to state.


  7. "Great Place to work!"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recruiter in Melbourne, FL
    Current Employee - Recruiter in Melbourne, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work environment and enjoyable schedule. Spherion has very knowledgeable staff. They go above and beyond.

    Cons

    answering service on at lunch 12 pm-1:15 pm


  8. "Warehouse"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Spherion part-time

    Pros

    Keep u working once your working some or temp to hire

    Cons

    Part time work most of the time temp jobs


  9. "Production"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Spherion (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    GREAT company to work with.

    Cons

    MORE work hours needed , short term contracts.


  10. "Great Place to find a good job"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Production Manager in Madison, WI
    Current Employee - Production Manager in Madison, WI

    I have been working at Spherion full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    When I need a job they are there for me and able to find one quickly.

    Cons

    Site Manager is not always easy to work with.

    Advice to Management

    Get a Site Manager that cares about all employees not just friends.


  11. "Great place to start"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Spherion full-time

    Pros

    Active placements at good companies

    Cons

    Difficult to convert temp to perm



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