Workforce Solutions

  • The Staff You Need, 
    When You Need Them.

    The Express Ottawa team cares about your business needs. We can find your business skilled workers in a variety of Professional, Light Industrial, Skilled Trades, and Office Services positions.

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    CNC Machinist, Forklift Driver,
    Lathe Operator, MIG Welder,
    TIG Welder, Sheet Metal Mechanic,
    HVAC Technician Mechanic, Pipefitter,
    Millwright, Machine Operator, and more. 

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    Assembler, Welder,
    Lathe Operator, Maintenance Worker,
    Shipping/Receiving Clerk, Warehouse Worker,
    Machinist, and more.

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    Clerical Positions, Receptionist,
    Customer Service Representative,
    Call Center, Office Manager, Data Entry,
    Executive Assistant, and more.

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    Accounting and Financial, Information Technology,
    Engineering, Manufacturing, Technical,
    Sales, Marketing, Advertising,
    Human Resources, Legal, Health Care Fields,
    Scientific Industries, and more.

  • We Find Local Talent the Right Way—The Express Way

    The Ottawa Express team has years of experience hiring for local companies, and we provide both short-term and long-term staffing. We offer positions in skill trade, administration, and light industrial fields. Some of the tasks we do are:

    • Making recruitment ads and writing job descriptions
    • Screening applications and resumes
    • Performing pre-screen interviews
    • Evaluating skills (over 2500 tests!)
    • Checking references
    • Keeping accurate I-9s
    • Doing criminal background checks and performing drug tests
    • Reviewing and verifying application documentation
    • Verifying MVR records
    • Confirming educational backgrounds
    • Running a credit report
    • Certifying required licenses and their expiration dates
  • We Can Help you Increase Your Productivity.

    We want you to be as productive as possible, so we offer multiple employment options to help maximize productivity. We ensure that employees are eligible and ready to work, so you don’t have to. We offer employment options such as:

    • Short-term assignments
    • Long-term assignments
    • Contract staffing
    • Evaluation-hire
    • Direct hire
    • Professional search
    • Onsite services
  • We Will Help You Increase Profits and Decrease Employee Turnover.

    We can help you solve turnover problems and increase your profits by offering:

    • Organizational effectiveness survey
    • Leadership training and employee development
    • Employee handbook creation and review
    • Strategic staffing solutions
    • HR hotline
    • HR audits
    • Safety audits

    To find your staffing solutions, contact Express Champaign today!

  • Types of Work Assignments

    Whether you need to add staff for a short-term project or are looking for a full-time employee, Express can customize workforce solutions for your specific business needs. All employees are screened and evaluated to help assess their skills, abilities and culture fit before we send them to you. And, Express never charges a fee for our services to the people we place.

  • Short- or Long-Term Contract Work

    Temporary staffing solutions to address fluctuating business needs. Whether it’s for a few days or several months, you’ll have the staff you need, when you need them.

  • Evaluation Hire

    A workforce solution that allows for an evaluation period to assess a potential new employee’s skills, expertise, and personality before you make a hiring decision.

  • Direct Hire Placement

    Express uses its extensive recruiting expertise to find and screen the best fit for your specific job requirements. Employees are placed directly with your company for a one-time fee.

  • Professional and Executive Search

    Whether for career positions or contract work, our recruiters find the best candidates for your higher-level, specialized needs.