AMERICA WORKS is an employment agency with locations throughout the country. Working with ‘hard-to-serve’ clients we have successfully matched candidates with ideal positions since 1984. Whether you are a client seeking to fill a position or a candidate seeking employment, America Works is here to make the connections that last.
"Working at a real job...is the surest way for a person to climb out of poverty."
-Peter Cove, AW Founder
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America Works saves you time in your hiring process, at no cost to you.
I remember when I was a member of America Works, the reps really helped me through rough times and helped me find employment, really nice people.
Gladys Former Client
At two of our most precious vending locations, Citi Field, Home to the New York Mets, and Yankee Stadium, year after year America Works handles all of our staffing needs.
America Works was one of the leading organizations that worked on the 1996 Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act, moving national welfare programs from subsistence to back to work programs.
Newt Gingrich U.S. Congress, Speaker of the House
America Works played a huge role in keeping my job, without the constant follow up, I may have left.
Jalessa Former Client
Our partnership with America Works has also reduced staff turnover.
Five Guys Burgers and Fries Employer
There was some controversy about the idea that it was for profit, I thought it was a very good idea. It seems probably to be the key ingredient that would make it more accountable.
Rudy Giuliani New York City Mayor
I was in doubt that America Works was truly going to be able to help me, but I am happy they proved me wrong. Now I know that if I were to ever lose my position I will be able to use my skills to get back on my feet.
James Former Client
America Works is the number one vendor for employment needs based on the quality of their screening process.
Century 21 Department Stores Employer
America Works provides excellent employment placement and retention services to our veterans.
Danny K. Davis U.S. Congress, Illinois
I am extremely grateful to the America Works staff for assisting me with interview preparation, helping me with my communication skills, and their continued support throughout my employment.
Juan Former Client
America Works has an impressive track record of success in placing individuals into entry level positions with on the job training that gives them a grounding in their chosen career field.
Allied Barton Employer
Oakland has a very high number of residents returning from prison weekly and it is essential that we get them into a productive lifestyle quickly upon return. America Works has met that challenge.