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employment agency

a business which acts as an AGENT on behalf of firms seeking employees and of persons seeking work. Employment agencies maintain lists of job vacancies notified by prospective employers and details of persons seeking work, and match up the two. In addition, they may advertise jobs on behalf of employers and, where instructed, act as recruitment agents by interviewing and shortlisting job applicants.
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Alberta employment agency business licences can be national or
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Q Is an employment agency able to charge a worker a fee for finding him/her work?
Words cannot convey how happy I am with REAL Employment Agency for all their hard work and dedication towards my son and his needs.
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If you need to hire temps or fill long-term positions, consider turning to an employment agency for help.
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