Employee Testimonials

What Are Job Seekers and Employees Saying About Sparks Group?

Sparks Group is regularly ranked as one of the top temporary staffing agencies and full-time recruiting firms in the United States, and one of the top companies to work for in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington DC. Hear from job seekers and employees on what sets us apart from other firms.

"I had an excellent experience working with Sparks Group. Competitive pay and consistent follow-up helped me achieve my goals. The recruiter was enthusiastic and was always there to help, guide, provide necessary counseling to deliver my best.” - Staff Accountant at a Consumer Goods Company
“After meeting with Sparks Group and reviewing my credentials, they were helpful and responsive and seemed to carefully consider opportunities that would be a good match for me and for the client.” - Administrative Assistant at a Hospitality Company
“I just wanted to send a quick email in regards to [my Sparks Creative recruiter]. She was, by far, the best recruiter I've worked with. Her friendliness, promptness, and professionalism set her apart from the rest. In my two-month job search, I had a lot of interaction with different recruiters and staffing agencies but I can't even begin to express what a delight she was to work with in comparison. Even though I know she was ultimately working for the clients, she made me feel like she cared about my situation as well and that meant a lot.” - Digital Marketing Consultant
“I wanted to take a minute to say how much I enjoyed the experience of working with Sparks Group. Embarking on a new job search can feel daunting and full of uncertainty and anxiety, but working with my Sparks Group recruiter has made me feel excited about beginning a job search and I am looking forwarding to working with her.[The recruiter] is incredibly polite, friendly, professional, and I felt she was a great listener and cares about helping me find the right fit with my next job. Her focus, experience, and expertise is immediately evident and I feel very fortunate to have been [connected to her].” - Human Resources Generalist
"I've worked with many staffing agencies but Sparks Group was the first to make me feel like a priority and I was their only client. Their recruiting team actually cared about what was ideal for my career, not just placing me somewhere to never hear from them again." - Procurement Specialist at an Aerospace/Defense Firm
“I have had an excellent experience in the contract assignment where I was placed. I started out with a 60 day assignment and it has gone on to exceed 5 months at a great place to work, in the corporate world. I have really enjoyed my time and felt that Sparks Group did a great job at matching me with the ideal contract assignment.” - Customer Service Representative at a Non-Profit Organization
"I want to laud Sparks Group on their great work at finding job opportunities for people like me who are re-entering the corporate marketplace after a hiatus. I would also like to give credit especially to [my Sparks Office recruiter] - she is a great recruiter and so good at what she does, listening to me and getting feedback from me on my expectations and placement satisfaction, and giving me advice and support on how I could better present myself to potential employers." - Administrative Assistant at a
Commercial Real Estate Company
"The position that I was placed in is exactly what I am looking for in terms of work hours, flexibility, and culture. The company was also cited as one of the Top Workplaces in 2016 by the Washington Post. This is a top-notch organization! Also, the fact that it was long term assignment was a big benefit." - Data Entry Clerk at a Research & Development Firm
"Sparks Group gave me an opportunity to work at a firm that I never dreamed of being possible. [My recruiter], was always helpful and responsive and within a few months I received a permanent job at [a premier management consulting firm]. Sparks Group was fast, made me feel welcomed, and demonstrated results." Recruiting Coordinator at a Management Consulting Firm
“The entire Sparks Group DC team did a magnificent job of managing the interview process with the various clients and managing my transition to a permanent placement. They were very responsive, communicative, and friendly. Overall my experience with Sparks was very favorable.” Executive Assistant at a Healthcare/Life Sciences Organization
"Sparks Group has been a great advocate, far from the average IT staffing and placement organization." - Infrastructure Engineer at an IT Services Firm
“Everyone I've interacted with at Sparks Group has been extremely professional and responsive. They've been able to address all of my concerns and regularly check-in on me to ensure that I am satisfied with the project and work environment.” - VoIP Project Manager at a Defense/Aerospace Firm
“Personalized service and genuine care for employees! The recruiters at Sparks Group are warm, responsive, and professional. They return calls, provide support for both employees and clients, and seek and provide effective feedback. I wish that other temp employment agencies would follow Sparks Group's lead!” - Administrative Assistant at an IT, Scientific, and Engineering Services Firm
"Sparks Group does an excellent job prepping candidates for interviews and effectively matching the candidate's background with the position and organization. I also appreciate the level of communication during the interview process, and throughout the assignment." - Payroll Specialist at a Professional Trade Organization
“My entire experience with Sparks Group has been positive and rewarding. It was so great to have someone to ask questions to and to get real life answers from. I love the job that I have now and I wouldn't have that if it weren't for Sparks Group.” – Accountant at a Non-Profit Organization
“I just wanted to say thank you for all your help in finding my position at [non-profit client]. As you know, they offered me the full-time position early, which was such a pleasant surprise! I appreciate [the Sparks Group DC team] for taking the time to meet me and really listen to what I was looking for in a new [position]. I also felt like they helped encourage me to try this position that I may not have otherwise found or applied for. I think it's a great fit and I really enjoy working here!” - Professional Education Coordinator at a Non-Profit Association