About Express

  • Building Success. Building Hope.

    Express Employment- Brookfield  is a Locally Owned and Operated Staffing Company. Our local Brookfield Office has been putting our neighbors to work since 2006!  Our office places an average of 1,000 associates with over 150 companies annually in industrial, professional, skilled, and clerical positions. We have a proven track record of successful permanent placements  and providing excellent customer service.  Our staff has over 50 years of combined experience providing excellent job opportunities to people with great companies around the Brookfield, Illinois area.

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  • Brookfield, IL Express Values:


    • Doing what we say we will do
    • Owning our mistakes
    • Completing our weekly commitments


    • Seeking first to understand
    • Valuing others’ time and efforts
    • Warmly acknowledging all people, all associates


    • We work in harmony and support each other
    • Commitment to our mission of helping people succeed
    • We don’t engage in Drama; we address our grievances with understanding


    • We don’t take short cuts
    • Doing the right thing when no one is looking
    • Honestly communicate with all those we touch


    • Consistently meet client expectations; while striving to exceed client expectations
    • Remain informed and knowledgeable on industry, trends and news
    • Respond to problems immediately
  • Our Services

    Our Services

    Express Employment Professionals works with job seekers to help them find the right job for their skills and experience. We have a variety of jobs available, and there are full-time, part-time, and temporary positions available. And, as one of the leading staffing agencies in North America, Express provides employment services and workforce solutions to employers throughout our community. Contact us today to get started on finding the right fit for you.

  • International Resources

    The Express office is a locally owned small business with access to international resources. Founded in 1983, Express today employs more than 552,000 people across more than 825 franchise locations in Canada, the U.S., and South Africa.

  • Our Mission:

    Our team exists to:

    • Connect job seekers and employers;
    • Help build a stronger local community; and
    • Provide opportunities to achieve personal growth and success.

    We do this by being consistent, professional, responsive, and informed.

    Our Vision:

    To be the #1 resource for local job seekers and employers, known for integrity, quality service, and our passion for helping people succeed.

    Our Impact:

    Express Employment Professionals has put more than 5 million people to work worldwide.

  • Foundation of Hope

  • Awards and Recognition

    Express Employment Professionals has been a leader in the staffing industry and a distinguished franchisor for nearly 40 years.
    We're proud to be the recipient of many awards and achievements.


    Hall of Fame Inductee International Franchise Association (Member Since 2010)


    #1 Staffing Franchise
    Entrepreneur Franchise 500 (2011-2021)


    ISO 9001:2015 Certification



    World-Class Franchisor
    FranSurvey (2006-2021)


    Best of Staffing® Talent


    Best of Staffing® Client
    (2010 - 2015, 2020, 2021)


    America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms
    Forbes (2020)


    America’s Best Temp Staffing Firms
    Forbes (2020)

    franchisedirect_Top-100(1) Top 100 Global Franchises
    Franchise Direct (2009 - 2020)
      FBR-4-Star-Graphic 4-Star Franchise
    Franchise Business Review

    Top 100 Franchise
    Franchise Gator (2014-2019)




    6th Largest Staffing Firm in the U.S.

    2nd Largest Industrial Staffing Firm in the U.S.

    6th Largest Office/Clerical Staffing Firm in the U.S.

    10th Largest Staffing Firm Globally

    IFA Hall of Fame: As the oldest and most prestigious award conferred by the International Franchise Association, the winner must be a franchisor or franchisee who has contributed significantly to the advancement of franchising and to the benefit of IFA and the franchising community. That contribution is made through successful franchising programs, innovative activities within franchising, and service to the association. Such individuals, if not already a legend in franchising, should be expected to become one. Representing the very best in franchising they should meet and exceed the criteria established for this award. 

    Entrepreneur Franchise 500: In 2020, Express was recognized as the number one staffing franchise on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500® list and is among the top 100 franchise systems. This is the ninth consecutive year the company has been awarded best in category. 

    ISO 9001 Certification: Express Employment Professionals’ ISO 9001:2015 registered employee selection process is behind our success in helping clients find the right person they need for their team. This certification is an international standard that sets benchmarks for an organization’s quality management system. This registration requires strict adherence to guidelines, including heavy concentration on customer satisfaction and continual improvement.

    World-Class Franchise: Express was recognized as a World-Class Franchisor by FranSurvey for the sixteenth consecutive year.

    Best of Staffing: In 2021, Express received ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing® Client Award and Talent Diamond Award, a designation bestowed upon fewer than 2% of staffing firms in North America. On average, clients and job seekers of winning agencies are twice as more likely to be completely satisfied with the services provided.

    America’s Best Temp Staffing Firm: Forbes partnered with market research company Statista to determine America’s best temporary staffing firms. The list was compiled by surveying 26,000 recruiters and 5,400 job candidates and human resources managers who have worked with such firms. The 138 firms that received the most recommendations are ranked according to star ratings: five stars for the first half of awarded companies and four stars for the second half.

    America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms: Forbes partnered with market research company Statista to determine which staffing firms companies can trust with the annual ranking of America’s best professional recruiting firms - the top 250 professional search firms focused on placing positions with salaries of less than $100,000.

    Top 100 Global Franchises: The franchises that comprise the Top 100 Global Franchises stand out from thousands of franchises that have invested in international expansion strategies. All of the Top 100 Global Franchises share the keys to business success at any level including: a well-defined business identity, a clear business plan, a commitment to training and support, sensitivity to environmental issues, and the ability to innovate to keep pace with ever-changing social and economic conditions.

    4-Star Franchise: Franchise Business Review is the only independent market research firm that specializes in benchmarking franchisee satisfaction based exclusively on ratings and reviews from franchise owners.