The Penmac Blog

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How Employers can Manage Stress

How Employers can Manage Stress

Managing a business can be stressful in normal times, and 2020 is bringing even more challenges than usual. Changes in supply and demand, increased workloads for some industries, layoffs in others, navigating new workplace tools and schedules, making sure your team stays safe and healthy—that’s a lot to manage. If you’re going to be effective […]

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Hiring During a Pandemic

Hiring During a Pandemic

This year’s pandemic is affecting everything—including hiring. In January, unemployment rates were at all-time lows before rising steadily in recent months in the midst of the worldwide health crisis. So where are we today? Are there jobs out there? Are people ready to go to work? The answer is, as most answers are lately—it depends. […]

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Ash Grove R-IV School District Names Penmac Education Staffing to Provide Substitute Services

Ash Grove R-IV School District Names Penmac Education Staffing to Provide Substitute Services

Ash Grove R-IV Schools recently approved Penmac Education Staffing as the third-party service provider for substitute services beginning for the 2020-2021 school year.   Penmac Staffing Services, Inc., the nation’s largest employee-owned staffing company, opened its first office in Springfield, MO in 1988, and has since grown to more than thirty offices in seven states. Penmac created its Education Staffing division to provide substitute services […]

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Penmac Sets Dates for Substitute Onboarding

Penmac Sets Dates for Substitute Onboarding

Penmac Education Staffing, which has been providing substitute services to Wright City R-II and Warren County R-III schools since 2017, has two onboardings scheduled to prepare substitutes for the upcoming school year.   If you are interested in substituting for the 2020-2021 school year for Wright City R-II or Warren County R-III, please mark your […]

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Penmac Staffing Hires New VP of Business Development

Penmac Staffing Hires New VP of Business Development

Penmac Staffing Services, Inc. has hired Diane Hewitt as the Vice President of Business Development. Penmac leadership began to search for someone to fill this role before the pandemic, and feel that this position is now more crucial than ever in this new, unique labor market.   As Vice President of Business Development, Hewitt will […]

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When Should I Return to Work?

When Should I Return to Work?

Has the recent nationwide health crisis affected your employment? Maybe you were laid off and had to file for unemployment to make ends meet. If so, you’re not alone. Over the last several months more than thirty million people filed for unemployment, but as companies return to work and begin bringing back employees, many people […]

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Penmac Staffing Has 225 Job Openings in June

Penmac Staffing Has 225 Job Openings in June

Springfield, MO—Penmac Staffing is now hiring for over 200 jobs in this area. Manufacturing, transportation, and clerical opportunities are available in Springfield and Nixa. While unemployment remains high in the midst of the pandemic, many employers are in need of additional staff.   “The employers we work with are committed to providing a safe working […]

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Our Commitment to Take Action

Our Commitment to Take Action

Penmac CEO Tim Massey sent this email to our in-house employees on June 3, 2020. We are sharing this publicly in order to be held accountable to our commitment to diversity and inclusion. If you have any feedback, please email our corporate HR team at [email protected]  Dear Penmac team, Recent events in America have yet […]

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Survey of Employers Reveals Top Pandemic Staffing Challenges

Survey of Employers Reveals Top Pandemic Staffing Challenges

A survey of Penmac Staffing business clients and contacts revealed some insights into the effects of the pandemic on employers, and their top concerns. The survey was conducted from April 20 through May 1, 2020. One-third of employers reported reductions in the size of their workforce due to the pandemic. 60% reported no change, and […]

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Looking for Work? Penmac’s Hiring for Essential Businesses.

Looking for Work? Penmac’s Hiring for Essential Businesses.

As locations throughout the United States implement measures to slow the spread of coronavirus, more and more workers are being laid off. While these are stressful times for everyone, Penmac Staffing is working with other essential businesses to hire employees to ensure the continuity of essential business operations throughout the United States. If you’re looking […]

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