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“not paying me ”

Written on: 21/11/2016 by Abdullah162 (1 review written)

Not paying me I've waited 2 weeks to be paid rang on Friday 18th and told it was done but wasn't paid rang again on the 21st and was told it will be sorted still nothing I have no food at home I'm nearly out of gas and electric its not on i shouldn't be chasing my money going to keep ringing until I get it… Read Full Review

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“Loss of time, liars and NOT professional”

Written on: 05/11/2016 by Alfredo441 (1 review written)

Names of staff, no point since NONE of tem even called to just say the job has been tooken. Not professional they are a loss of time with all their tests and everything. You call for one job and they offer you another one. You want a permanent job they offer you a one month contract one. They just want their commission and worst agency ever. … Read Full Review

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Written on: 15/11/2016

I too was lied to by this company , led on for 3 weeks about a job! They should be shut down!

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“Utter liars!”

Written on: 15/10/2016 by Nylah75 (1 review written)

I was given a job and started but on my second day a lady turned up ! I was told to wait home until matter resolved heard they were chasing it up which I think was a lie! The supervisor has ignored my phone calls and texts , it's now been two weeks and still nothing ! Safe to say I will be taking a new job iv been offered ! Avoid at all costs!!! There's nothing good about this company!… Read Full Review

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Written on: 03/11/2016

True true true

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“Beware contractors”

Written on: 26/08/2016 by Rice420 (1 review written)

Beware contractors, if you take their insurance, they cut you off the moment your gig ends..Even though they don't tell you that, or even tell the insurance company until weeks later, even though they have paid the dentist, Randstad cuts you off retro actively weeks later, and the insurance company is asking the doctor for the money back! Beware putting your own money out for any pre-employment testing - they say they will pay you back but they never do.... If Randstad comes calling on you RUN… Read Full Review

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“Stay well clear of this agency”

Written on: 01/07/2016 by Kaley166 (1 review written)

If i had read the reviews on this agency before i took a job with them i would never have touched them with a barge pole . they always blame someone else for wages not going in to bank on time, takes for ever to sort things out even though they have all the information they need. my advice to anyone thinking of going with this agency is Stay well clear… Read Full Review

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“Going through the actions.”

Written on: 16/06/2016 by Max193 (1 review written)

Randstad St Petersburg. After going to what they call a job fair repeatedly nothing ever happens. It Is like they are going through the actions and not placing people. I just do not get It. They send out e-mail all the time with loads of jobs but nothing. I have no Idea how they keep the doors open or why. I would avoid this place like the plague. And the staff tends to treat the clients like something that they found stuck on the bottom of their shoe… Read Full Review

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“Very unprofessional and rude - avoid”

Written on: 21/03/2016 by 164Upton (1 review written)

I first came into contact with Randstad a couple of years ago. The person who approached me constantly badgered me - leaving rushed voicemail messages, that were aggressive in tone. I was busy working in the day, so couldn't answer immediately! I was in touch with them again recently, with a different representative after seeing a job opportunity. They seemed friendly enough so we arranged to meet to talk through roles. On the day of the meeting, she had brought along the rude pushy… Read Full Review

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“Dishonest recruitment agent”

Written on: 20/03/2016 by PatriciaKeith (1 review written)

Not a good agency to deal with. They never provided you with correct information about the job… Read Full Review

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“Terrible employment agency”

Written on: 05/03/2016 by Isabelf440 (1 review written)

Unprofessional and rude. Response is terrible . After several times of trying to deal with them over posts advertised I give up. Calls are never returned, emails never answered. I hope prospective employers read this do not use them… Read Full Review

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“Totally agree with all the bad reviews”

Written on: 02/03/2016 by Huber58 (1 review written)

Newcastle based, total waste.of time, incompetent unprofessional rude, not willing to help at all, and that is one of the so called managers, managers don't make me laugh not capable of managing a fart never mind anything else… Read Full Review

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“It hurts not to be trusted”

Written on: 12/11/2015 by prayingtogetovermygrudge (1 review written)

The process of becoming registered with this UK Manchester agency took about 4 months. They repeatedly kept asking for information for DBS form, referees and proof of employability details, often "as a matter of urgency" but then did not seem to act upon them. I was beginning to feel that I had been "stood up" and that they never really intended to employ me in the first place! It was only when I got a bit "shirty" with them by suggesting that I might take it through their complaint about how… Read Full Review

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“RANDSTAD PARRAMATTA THE WORST!”

Written on: 06/11/2015 by RihannaWard1988 (1 review written)

I was interviewed for a fulltime role with Randstad, after the interview was offered 6 month contract with view to FT. What they didn't tell me was that the job they put me in was only a 12 month contract. Suzanne Abdallah at the Parramatta branch is the worst consultant I have ever had to deal with. She is never in the office and fobs you off every time you phone her. Haven't been paid twice even though lodged approved timesheets. DO NOT GET INVOLVED WITH THIS AGENCY OR THIS CONSULTANT!… Read Full Review

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“Why”

Written on: 01/11/2015 by Merrittii128 (1 review written)

What a complete garbage company.did not pay me for over a month and counting. Had to get the employment standards and file a claim. One excuse after another. Do not work here asking for trouble! And there jobs are not good they don't give you what you apply for they false advertise just to get you working for them.Can't think of one good thing to say besides I'm gone!!!… Read Full Review

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“Nothing to like!”

Written on: 24/09/2015 by bouncer45 (15 reviews written)

Quite literally cannot be trusted. Impossible to get off of their mailing list after registration. No job description, in fact there was next to no info whatsoever. Impossible to deal with! And that was the manager of it!… Read Full Review

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“RANDSTAD: RUDE & INCOMPETENT & HR REFUSE TO USE THEM!”

Written on: 17/09/2015 by Dobson171 (1 review written)

Randstad had a contract to fulfill placement of contractors at our organisation (circa 500 contractors) and the feedback I got from every contractor using this agency was incredibly poor! Contractors were consistently paid incorrectly or payment was delayed for which Randstad took no responsibility for and blamed on its outsourced company IQN. Contractors persistently had issues with logging in to the IQN system to the point where contractors were refusing to work at request that Randstad no… Read Full Review

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“They lead you up the garden path, terrible”

Written on: 13/09/2015 by Dawsonpx55 (1 review written)

I used a local branch ,they were very up beat at first saying they had 2 jobs on offer for me, went to one interview,they said I had done really well and they would get a starting date for me, now 2 weeks later nothing, they cannot even be bothered to keep me updated, they tell you what you want to hear, but it all seems to be a pack of lies and they just keep you hanging on, which is very unfair, don't bother with this agency, you will only be very disappointed… Read Full Review

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“Very Insensitive Company”

Written on: 13/09/2015 by Maritza36 (1 review written)

I would not recommend anyone work for this company. Their very insensitivity to you especially if you have a family. Very rude workers the tones, and how they speak with you is not that of a professional. I was once sitting in the office and a certain worker was on the phone and how he spoke with the gentleman was insensitivity. Don't get sick because they can careless no sick pay....They care only about the needs of their clients and dare not you go to the supervisor at the job you're… Read Full Review

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“Worst Agency to deal with”

Written on: 24/08/2015 by goeswithoutsaying (1 review written)

Worst agency to ever call me, although they get you interviews, they usually send 3-4 other candidates who are more likely to get the position than yourself and can be very rude when seeking feedback. Highly unprofessional in their approach and most of their attitude is based on their sales and commission rather than caring for the candidates. what ever happened to agencies taking their time to understand what the candidates require rather than telling the candidate what is better for them… Read Full Review

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★★★★★

“Simple and easy”

Written on: 13/07/2015 by Jaydem (1 review written)

I couldn't ask for anything more, I dealt with the Birmingham team, in particular the person I dealt with she was so helpful and kept me up to date with everything I only had to get involved once I had the interview and got the job, if I ever needed to look for a new job I will definitely be in contact with Ranstad again!!… Read Full Review

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“Unreliable and ignore emails ”

Written on: 11/07/2015 by GavynSchneider (1 review written)

This is a review for the Birmingham office. I felt completely let down by the consultant and this agency they sent me for an interview which I was really positive about and then despite my efforts to contact them for feedback whilst abroad they did not respond back to me. As far as I am concerned agencies should work for you as they earn there commission on placements and referrals , this agency i feel did not work for me and I certainly do not have a good word or recommendation to leave them… Read Full Review

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