Connecting Top Talent with Top Jobs in Altoona, Pennsylvania

About Us

Welcome to the Altoona PA office of Spherion, a recruiting and staffing leader with a distinct local focus. Founded in 1946, every year we help more than 3,000 companies find the temporary and permanent talent they need to work better, faster and more efficiently. Individually owned, your staffing needs will be met with personalized service and qualified candidates that match the precise needs of your opportunity. From administrative and light industrial, to customer service, non-clinical healthcare and professional specialties, Spherion fills a broad range of workforce needs. Discover the difference a staffing partner with local roots and national resources can make!

Our Services

For more than 65 years, Spherion has been providing the skilled resources and timely solutions companies need to meet business goals - from flexible, temp-to-hire and project-based staff, to direct-hire talent, managed staffing and on-premise solutions. Partnering together, your staffing needs will be met by a local recruiting team that understands your business and the type of talent that will thrive in your workplace. Using social media, mobile tools, text job alerts and traditional recruiting, Spherion is able to rapidly source the right candidates, then rigorously screen, assess and reference-check talent to ensure the optimal hire, every time!

Map and Directions


From I99 north or south to Franktown Road exit 32 toward PA-36. Turn left onto Plank Road. Turn Right onto Logan Blvd. Proceed 1 mile to building on right at the corner of 6th Avenue.

Awards and Recognitions

Over the years, Spherion® has been the recipient of numerous honors and awards that have made us a distinguished provider of recruiting and staffing services. However, our greatest achievement is not in our accolades, but in the success of clients and candidates. “America’s Most Admired Companies” for six years – Fortune Magazine "America's Most Trustworthy Companies" - Forbes Magazine "America's Leading Companies" - Forbes Magazine "Best of Show" "Innovator of the Year" "Call Center of the Year" 1998 Spherion Performance Forum 1998 Circle of Excellence 2000 Spherion Performance Forum 2004 Spherion Presidents Award - Don Ruggery Sr. 2004 Spherion Performance Forum 2005 Saint Francis University Small Business Person of the Year - Don Ruggery Sr. 2008 Spherion President's CupFind out how Spherion can help you! Contact us today!

Affiliations and Partnerships

Spherion® recognizes the value of great partnerships. Aligning our business with organizations that will help us deliver service excellence to our clients and candidates is of key importance. For that reason, Spherion is proud to partner with these organizations: Allegheny Mountains Convention and Visitors Bureau Blair County Chamber of Commerce Blair County Presidents Forum Blair County Human Resource Association Society for Human Resource ManagementTo learn more, contact Spherion today!

Meet our Team

  • Don Ruggery Sr.
  • Owner - CEO
  • Jay Ruggery
  • Owner - Executive VP Business Development
  • Don Ruggery Jr.
  • Owner - Executive VP Operations
  • Denise Zilla
  • VP Human Resources
  • Tonya Laird
  • Senior Regional Manager for Business Development and Operations
  • Pamela Laskovich
  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Maralee Maher
  • Staffing Specialist
  • Jeffery Suhoney
  • Staffing Specialist

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  • Spherion
  • 3515 6th Avenue
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16602
  • 1-814-942-1199
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Meet Our Team

  • Don Ruggery Sr.
  • Owner - CEO
  • Jay Ruggery
  • Owner - Executive VP Business Development
  • Don Ruggery Jr.
  • Owner - Executive VP Operations
  • Denise Zilla
  • VP Human Resources
  • Tonya Laird
  • Senior Regional Manager for Business Development and Operations
  • Pamela Laskovich
  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Maralee Maher
  • Staffing Specialist
  • Jeffery Suhoney
  • Staffing Specialist
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