Employer FAQ’s

How can Spectrum complement my Human Resources department?

Finding active and passive candidates and referring them to our clients in a timely fashion is how we complement your client’s HR department. Difficult to fill positions is where Spectrum excels. We can allocate the time and attention required to fill those hard to fill needs. Spectrum maintains a ready supply of direct hire candidates and highly qualified contractors who are ready to work when you need them.

Why should I use Spectrum?

Spectrum has a history of more than twenty five years of providing qualified scientific / pharmaceutical, engineering and HR / Business professionals for our customers locally and nationwide. We make it a priority to understand our client’s business. We work professionally and courteously. Our ability to refer contractors and candidates within 24 hours allows our clients to focus on their core responsibilities.

How much experience does Spectrum have in the recruiting and staffing industry?

We have over twenty five years of experience in the recruiting and HR staffing industry.

How long will it take to receive referrals of qualified contractors or candidates?

With established clients, Spectrum typically refers qualified candidates or contractors within 24-48 hours.

Does Spectrum perform drug testing and background checks?

Yes. Spectrum performs drug testing and background checks at the request of our clients.

Does Spectrum accept credit cards?

Yes. We accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express.

How does pay-rolling work?

If you have sourced a candidate or contractor and cannot place the individual on your payroll, Spectrum will place the individual on our payroll, and invoice you at a very competitive hourly rate. Spectrum assumes all liability for the workers Federal taxes, State taxes, workers compensation etc.

What is RPO (recruitment process outsourcing)?

Spectrum Staffing Services offers three levels of RPO services. At your site we will become part of your recruiting team or from our headquarters our talent acquisition specialists will source, recruit, qualify and secure top talent for you. Our services can be scaled up or down at any time.

Are the RPO recruiting services performed on our company site or at Spectrum’s site?

RPO services performed by Spectrum can be done on our client’s site or at our office locations.

What are the different levels of service Spectrum provides for RPO services?
  • Company-Wide: Management of the entire recruiting function of your HR organization.
  • Department: Management of the recruitment process for a specific department or location.
  • Position: Management of the recruitment process to fill a specific type or number of positions.