Randstad Reviews

Updated Aug 11, 2020

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83%
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  • "None, there is nothing that I can say as there are no cons(in 46 reviews)

  • "Long hours (this is to be expected in a recruitment role)(in 32 reviews)

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  1. "I am very happy"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Staffing Consultant in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Randstad full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The people, the respect for its employees, teamwork, benefits.

    Cons

    I have not found one yet.

  2. "Great company for sales oriented people"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Resource Manager in Burlington, ON

    I have been working at Randstad full-time

    Pros

    fun and team oriented culture

    Cons

    very sales oriented business - fine if you enjoy sales


  3. "Very good company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Computer Hardware Technician in Brampton, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Randstad full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good atmosphere, good staff, salary on time

    Cons

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  4. "Randstad takes a huge cut from your paycheck"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technician in Ottawa, ON

    I worked at Randstad full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Interesting projects and roles. Can find plenty of jobs

    Cons

    You will give a big cut to Randstad for employing you

  5. "Great team"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Contract Sourcer in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Randstad part-time

    Pros

    the people are really nice

    Cons

    I dont know for sure

  6. "Developper"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Developer in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Randstad full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Environment Great People in the company

    Cons

    The company seems to have changed a lot since I came

  7. "Reputable brand"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Executive in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Randstad full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good place to learn and lots of nice people on the team Very well managed public company with minimal debt on the balance sheet

    Cons

    - High churn among employees - Very old guard of sales reps that occupy the best accounts/patches and tend to under perform on them -- very territorial and protective as well -- culture can become toxic - Some questionable management hires/promotions in the past

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  8. Helpful (1)

    "Poor management and work office culture"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Account Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Randstad full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work-Life Balance, No Micromanagement, Flexible work hours

    Cons

    No Leadership, Poor office culture, Compensation People coming into the office whenever

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  9. "Good Brand Name in Staffing but Low paying"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Staffing Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Randstad full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Great brand name to have on your resume - Very defined expectations - Good colleagues - Management that cares in general

    Cons

    - Low paying compared to other similar agencies - Lot of work compared to what you are paid for - The bonus/commission is quarterly and negligible - Barring a couple of new offices like DT or Miss E, other offices are old and lack basic infrastructure - No perks, no maternity benefits, basic health & dental benefits after 3 months

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  10. COVID-19

    "Caring and Effective Employer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Branch Manager in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Randstad full-time

    Pros

    A company that really cares about its people and their work/life balance. I am very impressed by how my employer had handled COVID and our safety.

    Cons

    I am a happy employee!

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