skilled trades find the talent you need

With more jobs than people to fill them, skilled tradespeople and industrial managers are in intense demand across Canada. When the market for talent is so tight, how do you appeal to workers who have the skills and experience you need? At Randstad we look for new and untapped channels and use out-of-the-box thinking to reach out to skilled tradespeople who are ready for a change. Some skilled tradespeople are more difficult to connect with than others, but we're always up for the challenge.

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we're your skilled trades connection

How do you attract hard-to-find tradespeople with the right blend of technical know-how, experience, and people skills when the market is so competitive? Randstad has dedicated decades to solving this challenge. We've built a deep network and established relationships with seasoned tradespeople who have the experience and skills that employers need most. Ask us how we can be a partner to you.

some jobs we recruit for often

skilled tradesindustrial management
industrial mechanic / electricianforeman
field service techniciansuperintendent
machinistmaintenance planner
CNC machinistmaintenance supervisor
millwrightproduction supervisor
welder / welder-fitterteam lead / lead hand
quality assurance technicianwarehouse supervisor

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why choose randstad?

we know the skilled trades job market

Qualified and experienced skilled tradespeople can be hard to find in a market with more jobs than people to fill them. Yet finding skilled tradespeople with the right experience and skills are essential to your operation. Our recruiting experts work closely with you to understand your unique requirements and pinpoint candidates who will drive business growth. Whether you’re seeking seasoned tradespeople or experienced managers we'll deliver the talent you need.

flexible solutions including contract and permanent

Need assistance managing your workforce during cycle fluctuations or short-term projects? We offer flexible solutions to ensure you always have access to skilled trades and industrial management talent when you need it. Whether you're adding team members to your staff permanently or seeking a short-term workers to complete a specific project, we can help. Every assignment is contingency based and backed by a replacement guarantee, ensuring you can rest assured you'll always have access to the skilled trades talent you need, when you need it.

competitive pricing

We have the best cost containment strategies of any staffing partner. We consistently deliver top-tier candidates, while maintaining competitive pricing structures. We strive to provide fair and transparent pricing, ensuring you have access to the best skilled trades candidates at a competitive price.

onboarding is seamless

Our online onboarding platform is mobile-friendly and can be accessed in real time from any desktop, tablet or smartphone. Our custom software is user-friendly, eliminating common mistakes and costly delays that happen when you rely on manual processes. We use an automated online timesheet system (OTS) to increase efficiency and eliminates errors and miscalculations in payroll. 

benefits for temporary workers

One way we attract the talented skilled tradesworkers that other recruiting agencies can't, is by offering a unique benefits plan to all our temporary workers. The program offers a wide range of products including life, critical illness, and health and dental insurance, providing workers with peace of mind and a safety net.

the best skilled trades jobs

Curious what the most in-demand skilled trades jobs are in Canada?

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are your skilled trades salaries competitive?

Are the salaries you offer skilled tradespeople and industrial management enticing to job seekers? See how your salaries compare to the market average.

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