Awards & Certifications

Arlington Resources Named on Forbes 2017 Lists of America’s Best Recruitment Firms

Arlington Resources has been ranked No. 120 on Forbes 2017 list of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

Patricia Casey, Arlington Resources President and CEO, stated, “We are honored and proud to be recognized on Forbes 2017 list of Best Professional Recruitment Firms.  We are inspired to do our part in making the world a better place, and we continue to make a difference in the lives of our candidates and clients every day.  This recognition is very uplifting to our team as we continue to be dedicated to maximizing the potential of our greatest asset:  our employees.  By doing so, we are focused on delivering quality customer service and committed to recruiting an outstanding workforce for our clients.”

The surveys took place between 6th December 2016 and the 7th February 2017 with invitations sent by e-mail. Each interviewee could name up to ten recruitment firms per category, either with the help of a long list with more than 4,000 recruitment firms (auto-fill option) or as a free nomination.

Arlington Resources is Named One of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces in 2017

Arlington Resources, Inc. has been named one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2017, the publication’s second annual ranking in the fast-growing private company sector.  Featured in the June 2017 issue, and as part of a prominent Inc.com feature, the list is the result of a wide-ranging and comprehensive measurement of private American companies who have created exceptional workplaces through vibrant cultures, deep employee engagement, and stellar benefits. Out of thousands of applicants, Inc. singled out just over 200 winning companies.

Patricia Casey, Arlington Resources President and CEO, stated, “Our culture is very important to us.  We have a diverse team that works well together while working hard yet taking time to enjoy the journey!  We have an open door policy and your opinion REALLY matters. With our employee appreciation day, treats for our birthdays and anniversaries, and new events planned by our social committee to look forward to each month, helps us to put a strong value on our internal relationships thus allowing us to put our best foot forward externally as well.  We also have a friendly competitive environment where we are awarded for our accomplishments and recognized openly during our quarterly meetings. Lastly, because of the tenure within the organization, there are many people to gain advice from. Each person has a unique perspective and any one of them can help guide you to success.   We have a good time with each other!  We are honored to be recognized as one of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces in 2017.”

Built in partnership with employee engagement and work culture experts Quantum Workplace of Omaha, Nebraska, Inc.’s Best Workplaces list is a magnifying glass on how innovative companies can truly raise the bar in hiring and retaining the best talent.

Arlington Resources, Inc. is Proud to Announce Its Achievement of Being Named on the 2017 List of Best and Brightest Companies To Work For® in Chicago

Every year companies throughout Chicago compete to be named one of “Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®.”  Only companies that distinguish themselves as having the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approach can be bestowed this honor. These select companies will be honored by the National Association For Business Resources on Monday, July 17, 2017 at the Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge.

Patricia Casey, Arlington Resources President and CEO, stated, “Having a great place to work significantly helps our clients and our employees every day.  We are honored to be included as one of the Best and Brightest Companies To Work For® in Chicago.  Our employees make a difference in people’s lives every day by helping our associates find meaningful work and by finding outstanding talent for our clients.  I am so proud of our employees to be honored this way, and the meaningful work they do every day!”

An independent research firm evaluates each company’s entry based on key measures in various categories.  They include Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment, Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives; Strategic Company Performance and the Best of the Best Small Business, Medium Business and Large Business.

Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® is sponsored by Baudville, CORP! Magazine, BASIC, Kelly Services, Comerica Bank, ABC 7 Chicago, NOW Health Group, FONA International Inc., Mutual Trust Life Insurance Company, The Management Association of Illinois, Assurance, Verizon Wireless, and Clark Hill.

Inavero’s 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014 Best of Staffing® Client Award: Less than two percent of all staffing firms in the U.S. and Canada receive the Best of Staffing® Award for service excellence utilizing the Net Promoter® methodology. The stark contrast in client satisfaction scores compared to the industry average is a clear indication that the firms who have earned the Best of Staffing® Client Award truly stand out for their service quality. On average, clients of winning agencies are nearly three times more likely to be completely satisfied with the services provided compared to those working with non-winning agencies.

Inavero’s 2017, 2016 Best of Staffing® Talent Award:  Presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, Inavero’s Best of Staffing winners have proven to be industry leaders in service quality based completely on the ratings given to by the employees they’ve helped find jobs.  On average, talent of winning agencies are 50% more likely to be completely satisfied with the services provided compared to those working with non-winning agencies.

 NAPS Accredited Firm: Since 2012 Arlington Resources, Inc. has been recognized by the National Association of Personnel Services (NAPS) having earned the right to be designated a NAPS Accredited Firm. The NAPS Accredited Firm designation is reserved for those recruiting and staffing firms who agree to be bound by the NAPS Code of Ethics and who demonstrate a commitment to Certification, Education, our Profession, and the Free Enterprise system as well as a commitment to the Community. Further, Arlington Resources, Inc. has demonstrated a commitment not only to do well, but also to excel. It is inspirational to note and reward Arlington Resources, Inc. commitment to education of its employees, compliance with ethical standards and the charitable and community service activities of its employees.

Certified Women Business Enterprise: Arlington Resources, Inc. is a Certified Women Business Enterprise.

Staffing Industry Analysts 2014 US Diversity Staffing Firms: Arlington Resources is one of the elite group of staffing firms on the 2014 US Diversity Staffing Firms list provided for the global buyer community looking to work with new and innovative staffing companies.

Inc. 500 | 5000 annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies: Arlington Resources, Inc. has been awarded and included on the Inc. 500 | 5000 annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America for several years including 2008, 2009, 2013, 2014, and 2015. The list has served as evidence of the significant accomplishments of entrepreneurial companies. As an Inc. 5000 honoree, Arlington Resources, Inc. shares a prestigious pedigree with some of the most successful businesses in America.

The Shero and Hero Award, an award given to people within the recruiting and staffing profession that raise the bar for others, was awarded to Patricia Casey, CPC, CTS, Owner of Arlington Resources. This award is designed to recognize those individuals for their innovative ideas, outstanding achievements and success. The National Association of Personnel Services (NAPS), the nation’s leading staffing industry educator and oldest industry association, announced the 2014 award winners at their annual conference in Houston, Texas during the award ceremony on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.

Arlington Resources specializes in the placement of Human Resources Professionals for direct placement, temporary services and human resources consulting.  Since 1997, Arlington Resources, Inc. has successfully partnered with companies of all sizes from start-up to Fortune 100.   With our specialization of filling Human Resources Jobs in Chicago IL, the Arlington Resources team has established relationships with the highest caliber of professionals in the field.