Cowlitz County Workforce Solutions

  • The Staff You Need, 
    When You Need Them.

    Your Cowlitz County Express team will take the time to understand your business needs. We can connect you with screened and qualified workers in a wide range of Professional, Light Industrial, Skilled Trades, and Office Services positions.

  • Business Solutions - From Cowlitz County Express to You!

    The Cowlitz County Express team focuses on finding small and medium-sized businesses the best fitting workforce with the most qualified candidates. The criteria we use at our Cowlitz County Express offices includes meeting demands, finding quality employees, reducing turnover, improving workforce efficiency, and having quality temporary to permanent staffing solutions for your business. When we partner with you and your business, we thoroughly address your immediate, short-term, and long-term goals to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of finding qualified staff.

    Between managing your current staff, running your business, and keeping up-to-date with your clients, you may not have the time you need to find new staff that meets your standards - that's where our Certified Staffing Consultants come in! We analyze every part of your company's current operations, requirements, and deadlines to generate a comprehensive solution that is tailored to your business. Our four-step hiring process is ISO:9001 Certified, so worrying about the standards of your workforce is never an issue. 

    Our mission is to provide your Cowlitz County business with the best staffing solutions available through qualified and driven candidates. We take the time to truly understand your employment situation, so our solutions are the perfect fit for the short-term and long-term goals of your business.

  • Administrative Icon


    Administrative Assistants, Receptionists, Data Entry,
    Customer Service Representatives, Human Resource Admin,
    Office Assistants, Office Manager, Counter Sales,
    Office Administrators, Office Manager, Counter Sales,
    Executive Assistant, Bank Tellers, Book Keeping,
    Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, and more.

  • Commercial Icon


    Production / Assembly, Delivery Drivers,
    Material Handlers, Mill Workers, Warehouse,
    Quality Control, General Labors,
    Machine Operators, Construction,
    Janitorial / Custodial, Event Staff,
    Landscaping / Grounds Keepers, and more.

  • Professional Icon  


    Accounting and Financial, Marketing,
    Engineering, Manufacturing, Technical,
    Information Technology, Advertising,
    Human Resources, Legal, Health Care,
    Sales, Scientific Industries, and more.

  • Express Skilled Trades Icon


    Forklift Operators, Equipment Operators,
    Skilled Labors, Skilled Construction,
    Millwrights, Mechanics, Quality Control,
    Maintenance (Facility & Machine), Machinists,
    Skilled Mill Workers, Welders, and more.

  • Hiring Handled Right.

    We hire and recruit for short-term, long-term, and full-time staffing in a variety of Professional, Light Industrial, and Office Services positions. Our Cowlitz County Express team has over 20 years of experience in hand-picking qualified employees for your local workforce. We've got staffing covered, let us help you with meeting any of your business needs in:

    • Creating recruitment ads and job descriptions 
    • Reviewing and screening applications and resumes 
    • Conducting pre-screen interviews 
    • Testing and evaluating skills – over 2500 different types of tests 
    • Checking references and credentials 
    • Maintaining ACCURATE and CORRECT I-9’s 
    • Conducting drug testing and criminal background checks 
    • Verifying application documentation

    PLUS, where applicable to the requirements of the job:

    • Verifying MVR records 
    • Verifying educational backgrounds 
    • Running credit reports 
    • Certification of required licenses and expiration dates

  • Call Cowlitz County Express today for your "just in time" workforce today!

    Longview Office: (360) 414-1200

    Woodland Office: (360) 225-0700

  • Turnover Minimized. Profitability Increased.

    Lower your turnover and costs and reduce hidden costs for your Cowlitz County business! When you decide to work with us, we help you pinpoint the cause of turnover and retention problems with:

    • Organizational Effectiveness Survey 
    • Leadership training and employee development 
    • Employee handbook creation and review 
    • Strategic staffing solutions 
    • HR Hotline 
    • HR Audit 
    • Safety audit

  • Productivity Maximized.

    Keep your work flowing efficiently. Cowlitz County Express helps your business to achieve optimal employment levels, while ensuring workers are motivated, screened, eligible and ready to work. Our workforce options to maximize productivity include:

    • Short Term and Long Term Assignments 
    • Contract Staffing 
    • Evaluation-Hire
    • Direct Hire                        
    • Professional Search  
    • Onsite Services

  • Types of Work Assignments

    Whether you need to add staff for a short-term project or are looking for a full-time employee, Express can customize workforce solutions for your specific business needs. All employees are screened and evaluated to help assess their skills, abilities and culture fit before we send them to you. And, Express never charges a fee for our services to the people we place.

  • Short- or Long-Term Contract Work

    Temporary staffing solutions to address fluctuating business needs. Whether it’s for a few days or several months, you’ll have the staff you need, when you need them.

  • Evaluation Hire

    A workforce solution that allows for an evaluation period to assess a potential new employee’s skills, expertise, and personality before you make a hiring decision.

  • Direct Hire Placement

    Express uses its extensive recruiting expertise to find and screen the best fit for your specific job requirements. Employees are placed directly with your company for a one-time fee.

  • Professional and Executive Search

    Whether for career positions or contract work, our recruiters find the best candidates for your higher-level, specialized needs.

  • To find your staffing solutions, contact your Express representative today!