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in Technology, Engineering, Accounting
and Finance.

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Hire and retain your best talent by offering them a competitive salary in this tight job market!

VanderHouwen’s Salary Guides offer the most up-to-date salary data along with hiring trends in the Portland Metro Area.

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Subscribe to our weekly custom job alerts to stay informed on the latest jobs in your industry.

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Who We Are

Charitable <br> Giving

VanderHouwen proudly supports charitable groups and non-profit organizations that are positively impacting the communities we serve.


Since 2008 we’ve maintained our WBENC certification and support career advancement for women.

Committed to <br> Diversity
Committed to

Companies thrive with diverse workforces. We believe in equal opportunity employment for all.


Is a family-owned and operated business established in 1987 by Kirby and Kathy VanderHouwen when the Pacific Northwest technology industry was emerging. Since then, we’ve expanded to include accounting and finance and engineering.

We speak the language of your industry in order to build strong, long-lasting relationships by providing employers and candidates with personalized staffing services.

Helpful Resources

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Salary Guides

In this tight labor market, offer your top employees a competitive salary to retain them. In the Portland Metro Area, VanderHouwen’s Salary Guides include the most up-to-date salary data and hiring trends.

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Custom Job Alerts

Subscribe to our weekly custom job alerts to stay informed on the latest jobs in your industry.

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Job Search Tips

VanderHouwen’s job search resources will help you find a job that’s right for you. From writing a resume to interviewing and negotiating a salary, VanderHouwen has the expert guidance you’re looking for.

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Hiring Best Practices

Having a structured hiring process can help to find the right talent and retain them.

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Improve your knowledge to set yourself apart from the competitors. VanderHouwen’s professional development resources and expertise can assist you in your career growth.

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Career Advice

Get expert advice on finding a job, furthering your career path, and succeeding in the workplace.

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Management Insights

Get tips and resources to improve your recruitment efforts and hire the right talent your business needs to succeed.

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Everything that you need to know to find a job or hire talent, all in one place.

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We have developed a long-running working relationship with VanderHouwen based on our satisfaction with their efforts to truly understand our culture and specific needs. I would not hesitate to recommend VanderHouwen to others interested in partnering with a recruiting firm willing to go the extra mile to ensure your satisfaction with their efforts to provide quality candidates screened to meet your organization’s particular needs.


Human Resources Manager

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I can’t tell you how much I appreciate your help in filling open jobs at my organization. I couldn’t think of a better agency I would rather work with.


Sr. Corporate Recruiter

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VanderHouwen continues to not only provide experienced candidates, but goes beyond and finds folks that fit the culture of our team and help take our experiences to the next level. Buckle up because you are in for a great ride with VanderHouwen.


Director of User Experience/Web Services

What Our

We take pride in providing our clients with outstanding service, but don’t take our word for it. Check out what our clients have to say about their experiences working with us.

Meet the Team

With numerous tenured employees, we have built long-lasting relationships and an extensive network throughout the community. Our experienced team takes pride in successfully matching candidates with top employers.

Kathy VanderHouwen
Eric VanderHouwen
Brian Hathaway
Cindy Nuttbrock
Geoff Smith
Brett Kadz
Vada Zedlar
Kerry Chaney

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