For Candidates


“I am happy I answered the Craig's list ad.  Thank you for going to bat for me to get me the interview.  You must have ESP.  We were just talking about you at a welcome luncheon we were having today for Jill.  Tanya, Sabina, Jill and I all came here through Palmer, and we all had great experiences!”
Past Palmer candidate and now Office Manager of past and present Palmer client


The Benefits of Working with Palmer Staffing Services


Employees of Palmer Staffing Services will receive the following benefits:

Holiday Pay

Palmer Staffing Services observes six holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. Candidates are eligible for holiday pay once they have worked 1,000 hours or more within a one-year period from the holiday date and work the full week before and after the holiday.


Candidates are eligible for PTO pay after they have worked 1,500 hours within a one year period. PTO pay is 35 hours per week at your average hourly rate.

Direct Deposit & Payroll Processing

Palmer Staffing Services offers direct deposit banking.  Payroll is processed on Monday for quick payment to our candidates.

DC Commuter Benefit Ordinance

Palmer Staffing Services participates in the DC employee-paid pre-tax transportation benefit of up to $255 a month.

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Referral Bonus Program

All Palmer Staffing Services employees will be rewarded for referrals.

The reward system for temporary employees who you refer is as follows:

$50 after referred employee works 80 hours

The reward system for direct hire employees who you refer is as follows:

$250 after guarantee period is completed