Connecting Top Talent with Top Jobs in Fresno, California

About Us

Committed to Your Success
The performance and productivity of your business depends on talented people. So does ours. In fact, connecting talented people with growing businesses has been our mission since 1946. As part of a national network of locally owned staffing businesses, we are dedicated to providing clients and candidates with the best opportunities for workforce success.

A Business Built on Personal Relationships
Getting to know the people who live and work in our area is a priority for us. We’re local and this is our home, so we are passionate about making a positive difference in our community. As workforce experts, we specialize in highly efficient staffing solutions. The workforce flexibility we deliver comes with the kind of personalized service that underscores the value of each and every customer and candidate.

Local Experience. National Support.
Local owner Glenna Gates manages three expert Central Valley teams. This includes our Fresno office, which opened its doors more than 20 years ago. Today, we serve hundreds of clients and candidates across five counties – Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare and Kern. With the national support of an industry leader, our resources, knowledge and experience become yours when you implement a Spherion® workforce solution. You also gain unique local expertise based on successful relationships with the local residents we employ, who provide operations, production, warehouse and service delivery support to Spherion clients.

Make Your Work and the Workplace Work Better
Let our experience work for you. Tap our expertise to enhance the flexibility and performance of your workforce. Make our talented team your own. We’re ready to make your work and your workplace work better.

Put Fresno’s finest staffing team to work for you! Contact us today!

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Our Services

As a specialist in recruiting and staffing, Spherion® helps local businesses operate with greater flexibility and higher productivity. We also help job candidates find work that is personally and professionally rewarding. With nearly nine decades of combined experience in Fresno, we do both with a proactive approach to service assurance that puts us in front of issues rather than chasing problems. Candidates and clients know owner Glenna Gates and her team always say what they’ll do and do what they say.

Our Talent Selection Process
Candidate screening includes phone interviews, skills testing, behavioral interviewing, reference validation and additional client-specific screens. Based on the outcome of these activities, we determine best-fit placements by matching candidates to client needs.

Specialized Recruiting Expertise
We offer flexible positions in the following areas:
• Distribution/Warehouse Operations
• Food Production
• Contact Centers

We also offer direct hire recruiting in:
• Finance/Accounting
• Banking
• Technology

How We Identify Top Talent
As a local staffing partner with the recruiting resources of a national leader, Spherion has the tools to identify the best talent for an ideal match. A standard evident in every hire we make, our IdealMatchSM methodology ensures:

1. Job Match. The qualifications and credentials to do the job
2. Manager Match. The personality to mesh well with the hiring manager
3. Company Match. The ability to thrive in your company culture

With an ideal match, business goals are met faster and more effectively.

From owner engagement and consistent delivery to service assurance and compliance management, Spherion offers a clear choice for excellence in the Fresno staffing marketplace.

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Map and Directions

From 41, take the McKinley Exit east.
At Fine, turn North.
Office is located on the East side.

From Highway 168, Exit Peach Avenue North.
Turn Left at McKinley.
Turn Right at Fine.
Office is located on East side of Fine.

Awards and Recognitions

Spherion® franchise owner Glenna Gates was recognized for leadership and innovation at several Fortune 100 companies during her career. She has sustained her competitive spirit and commitment to excellence, as evidenced by these accolades she and her team have earned from community peers and professional colleagues:

• Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Business Ethics 2009, 2010
• Spherion Owner of the Year 2009
• Spherion Performance Forum Award, 2008, 2009, 2010 for Market Growth
• Spherion President’s Award 2008, 2009 for Business Development/Market Growth
• Spherion President’s Cup Winner 2009
• Spherion Sales Leadership Award for Industrial Sales Growth 2009
• Spherion Spirit Award 2011 for Engagement, Change Leadership, Partnership

Affiliations and Partnerships

Owner Glenna Gates has long been an advocate for strong community outreach. She knows that the staffing business is all about personal relationships. What better way to get to know people than to work alongside them in building better communities? Here are some of the ways that Glenna and her team are building bridges for a strong Central Valley:

• Better Business Bureau of Central California (Board Member)
• Chamber of Commerce (Fresno, Bakersfield, Visalia)
• March of Dimes Central Valley (Board Member, Event Chair and Sponsor)
• Human Resources Association of Central California
• Society of Human Resource Management
• Lymphoma Leukemia Society (Executive Leadership Committee Member 2011, 2012)
• March of Dimes/Fresno (Board Member and Signature Chef’s Event Chair 2010, 2011)
• Fresno Crime Stoppers Supporter
• Police Officers Foundation Supporter

Meet our Team

Glenna Gates
  • Glenna Gates
  • Owner
  • Spherion® Franchise Owner Glenna Gates is a dynamic service professional with 30+ years' experience in developing top-performing teams. Formerly a service operations leader for Fortune 100 companies, Glenna has extensive expertise in program and customer satisfaction management. Her focus on operational excellence has improved service delivery and reduced waste, driving improvements in client and employee satisfaction and loyalty. Since becoming a Spherion franchise owner in 2006, she has taken a leadership role in Spherion’s national franchise network. Glenna was a Spherion Licensee Advisory Board member from 2010 to 2012 and was elected president of the board in 2013.
Rosemarie Ardire
  • Rosemarie Ardire
  • Business Development Manager
  • With 15 years of experience, Rosemarie Ardire is expert in industrial staffing and client support. She leads the local team, providing creative solutions to customers and expert support to team members as they deliver outstanding talent to area clients.
Debi Gonzales
  • Debi Gonzales
  • Branch Manager
  • Debi Gonzalez brings an array of critical skills to our portfolio. With 25 years of human resources and safety experience, Debi offers unique value to local staffing clients. She lends both HR strategy and safety program expertise, helping clients enhance practices relative to risk in local operations. As leader of the local team, Debi maintains the highest standards for excellence and execution.
Liz Hodge
  • Liz Hodge
  • Accounting Manager
  • professional for administrative and clerical roles. Liz customizes screening and selection instruments, provides billing and accounting support, and manages client-specific projects to ensure accurate and timely delivery of needed information to clients and employees alike.
Juana Contreras
  • Juana Contreras
  • Recruiter
  • Deeply committed to ensuring client and employee satisfaction, Juana Contreras brings a dozen years of staffing and client support experience to her recruiting role. Expert in industrial staffing and support, Juana also provides site-level management for large-scale client engagements.

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Contact Us

  • Spherion
  • 2006 North Fine Ave, Suite 101
    Fresno, California 93727
  • 1-559-251-4040
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Meet Our Team

Glenna Gates
  • Glenna Gates
  • Owner
Rosemarie Ardire
  • Rosemarie Ardire
  • Business Development Manager
Debi Gonzales
  • Debi Gonzales
  • Branch Manager
Liz Hodge
  • Liz Hodge
  • Accounting Manager
Juana Contreras
  • Juana Contreras
  • Recruiter
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