TERRA “Season of Giving” – Metzger Elementary School

Our Beaverton office recently participated in Lincoln Center’s Season of Charitable Giving event to support families at Metzger Elementary School who are in need. Together, Sheliya and her team collected donations of hats, coats, gloves, and other items to help…

TERRA Staffing Group Promotes Michelle Harbarcuk to Director of Strategic Accounts

EVERETT, WA - December 7, 2015 - TERRA Staffing Group, a leading staffing firm headquartered in the Pacific Northwest, announced today the promotion of Michelle Harbarcuk to Director of Strategic Accounts. As Director of Strategic Accounts, Michelle will be responsible…

Social Media Dos and Don’ts for Job Seekers

These days hiring professionals see you before they see you. That's right. Many employers are using social media as a screening tool to determine fit. So your online activity could be the reason you get, or don’t get, the job!…

Questions You CAN Ask in an Interview – and a Few to Avoid!

How exciting! You sent your resume out into the world and you not only received a call back, you have an interview scheduled! Have you been diligently preparing for questions your interviewer may ask? Maybe even practicing your answers to…

The Truth About Staffing Agency Interviews

If you are under the impression that an interview with a staffing firm isn't a “real” interview, think again. Not only is it very real, the misconception that it isn't could negatively impact your job search. Here’s why: Staffing companies are well-connected. …

Jez Martinez Earns Quarterly “Spotlight On” Honor

Congratulations to Jez Martinez, Marketing Specialist for earning TERRA’s “Spotlight On” Award. The “Spotlight On” award is a way of recognizing the many TERRA team members who play vital supporting roles in fulfilling our mission of “Success Stories Created Daily.”…

Shine a Spotlight On Alishia Smith–She's a Star!

Congratulations to Alishia Smith, TERRA’s Corporate Support Services Assistant for earning TERRA’s “Spotlight On” award. This is Alishia’s second time winning this award. The “Spotlight On” award is a way of recognizing the many TERRA team members who play vital…

TERRA Proudly Announces Grand Opening of NE Portland Branch

We are excited to announce that we have extended our Oregon TERRA-tory and have officially opened the doors to our NE Portland office! Branch Manager, Josh Byrnes, and his team are eager and ready to help both job seekers and hiring managers in the NE…

We Wish You a Merry Christmas!

I want to take a moment to wish everyone a Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and Happy New Year. I know for me, I have so many things to be thankful for this year.  I’m thankful for our clients and field employees…

I'm Thankful to Be a Recruiter

Thanksgiving is the perfect time to reflect on the many, many things for which we are grateful.  It was in that spirit that the following question was recently posted on our company intranet: Why are you thankful to be a recruiter?…