Drug Testing V. Impairment Testing in Employment

Many companies, including Arvon Staffing and other temp agencies, conduct drug testing as a condition of employment for some jobs. Many jobs, including forklift operators, machine operators, production workers, and truck drivers require drug testing for obvious safety reasons. But is drug testing the best way to determine if an employee is under the influence at work? Some say no.Impairment […]

Utilizing 2020 Holiday Season Hires

It’s never too early to start thinking about hiring temporary help for the holidays or picking up a seasonal job. Job-seekers and companies looking to hire can benefit from using a staffing agency during the fourth quarter of the year. Are you looking to make some extra cash to buy presents for your loved ones? Arvon may be able to […]

Benefits of Staffing Agencies

Arvon Staffing offers temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct hire placements for people looking for work. What kinds of job-seekers can Arvon assist? Below are some of the kinds of job-seekers who can benefit from Arvon’s services: People who are new to the area: Arvon offers same-day and next-day assignments for people who have recently moved to Hampton Roads and need work […]

Arvon is Hosting a Food Drive!

Let’s all come together and donate to our local Foodbanks! Drop by your goods at our Virginia Beach or Newport News offices Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM. The food drive runs from July 20th until September 30th! Keep in mind you can make monetary donations as well for both foodbanks. Virginia Beach: https://fundraise.foodbankonline.org/arvon Newport News: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/arvonstaffing

Did Your Interview Go Well?

“Many times, job seekers are so focused on what they did wrong in an interview that they don’t think about the many things they did right. While no signs are 100 percent foolproof, there are definitely some indicators that you have won over your interviewer.” Here are 10 signs your interview went well.

Can you get fired when…

When Your Boss Knows That You Are Looking for Another Job   Can you really get fired for job searching? As unlawful as it may seem, you absolutely can. There is nothing stopping your boss from terminating you at any time for any reason, with or without notice. This is called At-will employment. It is legal to terminate an at-will […]