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Frequently Asked Questions2018-09-14T13:30:46-05:00

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Palmer Group?2016-02-04T21:48:01-05:00

Palmer Group is an employment agency located in West Des Moines, Iowa that specializes in job placement, staffing solutions and outplacement services. Please visit our Employment Experts page for more information.

What services does Palmer Group provide?2020-01-15T10:32:44-05:00

We work to identify, educate and place successful candidates in full-time, part-time, temporary, temp-to-hire, contract and seasonal positions at more than 300 client businesses across central and eastern Iowa. We also offer in-depth employment data for the Des Moines market and can help candidates prepare for success with a variety of career resources.

Where is Palmer Group located?2019-07-09T14:00:20-05:00

We locations at 3737 Woodland Avenue, Suite 200, West Des Moines, Iowa 50266 and 221 3rd Avenue SE, Suite 100, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401. For a map and directions to our offices, please visit our Contact Us page.

Is there a fee to use Palmer Group?2018-09-14T13:32:57-05:00

No. There is no charge for candidates to use our services. All of our fees are paid for by the client companies we serve.

How long should I expect to wait before I receive a reply about my application?2016-03-01T15:54:27-05:00

After you create a profile, Palmer Group will review your materials and contact you directly shortly thereafter.

How do I get paid, and from whom?2016-03-01T15:54:58-05:00

As a temporary or contract employee, you will be paid by Palmer Group on a weekly basis.

Do Palmer Group consultants receive benefits?2016-02-04T21:55:09-05:00

Yes. Palmer Group provides health benefits that meet Affordable Care Act requirements, along with dental, vision and 401(k) matching. Additionally, Palmer Group employees have the possibility of earning vacation and holiday pay depending on the position.

Does Palmer Group work with 1099 and H1B candidates?2016-02-04T21:53:40-05:00

Yes. Palmer Group does work with both 1099 and H1B candidates as allowed by law.