Portland East Job Seekers

  • Building Your Career.
    Building Relationships.

    Express East Portland puts people to work in all types of jobs. When you work with Express, you build a relationship with a team of employment professionals in your community who have, in turn, built personal relationships with the businesses that are hiring. Whether you're looking for a short-term job to supplement your income or you're building a new career, we offer the flexibility to work the way you want, and you'll never pay a fee to Express for our services and support.

  • At Express East Portland, you matter as a PERSON first.

    The Express Employment Professionals offices in East Portland, OR are full-service staffing agency dedicated to helping as many people as possible find incredible jobs in the East Portland Area, and as many local businesses as possible find skilled and excellent applicants for their company. Our motto is “Respecting People; Impacting Business”. First and foremost, we’re in the “People” business.

    We offer job seekers a number of work opportunities, including: Direct Hire, Evaluation Hire, Short-term Temporary, Long-term Temporary and Contract placements. It’s ultimately your choice to accept or decline an job offer, whether it be full-time or temporary work. 

  • Express: the greater way to find employment.

    We are always looking for exceptional, driven, and motivated individuals for East Portland's most elite employers, and for positions at all levels! We partner with companies from the press room to the executive office. Express Employment Professionals in East Portland, Oregon is your ultimate employment resource: we know who is hiring in the area and can help you get connected with the greatest companies in the East Portland Area. And, we place a huge emphasis on treating each person that walks through our doors with the highest level of respect, so you never feel like a “just number” or you’re being “herded through a process”! Our staff truly takes pride in you and your ongoing career success and will work with you to help you meet your working goals.

  • What kind of work would you like to do?

    In our office, we handle positions in three main areas:

    • Professional
    • Office Services
    • Light Industrial

    We have endless employment opportunities.

    Express East Portland works with lots of local companies to provide substantial workers and in effect, we serve as your talent agent. Client needs are ever-changing, and we receive new job orders every day. We match your skill set with our client companies’ latest employment opportunities. Don’t see one that interests you? Just tell one of our Certified Staffing Consultants what type of work you need. There might not be anything available today, but it could always become available tomorrow.

    We offer wonderful benefits, too.

    If we hire you as an Express associate, you will work on our payroll and are entitled to Express benefits, which are some of the best in the industry! (Click on the  Employee Benefits Tab for more detail.)

    Why didn’t I get an interview after I filled out my online application?

    The sad truth is, even though we would love to help everyone – we can’t. So rather than wasting your time coming in for a lengthy interview today for a job posting we may not get in until next week or next month, we encourage you to continue to check our website, subscribe to our Job Seekers Newsletter, Job Genius, and follow every lead you possibly can! In addition, we offer helpful interview tips and career development strategies as well as free tutorials on many of today's commonly used administrative software.

    What we don’t want you to do? 

    Think that we don’t care for you or that we have forgotten about you, because that’s simply untrue! In order to help as many people as possible, we have to retain our focus on our immediate open job orders.

  • We truly care about your success! 

    Job seekers never pay us a fee for any of the services or employment opportunities that we provide.  We only get paid WHEN we make a successful candidate placement!

    So remember - Express East Portland is on your side! 

  • Types of Jobs

    Types of Jobs

    Explore a range of jobs that could be the right fit for you.

    Hiring Process

    Hiring Process

    In a few easy steps, we'll match your skills to available jobs.

    Employee Benefits

    Employee Benefits

    You can become eligible for a variety of benefits.

    Career Developement

    Career Development

    Training resources to help you get where you want to go.



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    Frequently asked questions about finding a job with Express.