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Hire the right talent the first time.

VanderHouwen delivers professional and personalized recruiting solutions for your Information Technology, Accounting & Finance, and Engineering needs, including:

  • Contract
  • Contract-To-Hire
  • Direct Hire Searches
  • Executive Searches

    A Recruiting Agency You Can Trust

    From startups to enterprise-level organizations, our recruiters take the hard work of talent acquisition off your plate so you can focus on what’s most important: selecting your dream team.

    • More than 30 years in recruiting.
      VanderHouwen was established in Portland, Oregon in 1987 by Kirby and Kathy VanderHouwen. Since then, we have remained a family-run business that values building long-lasting partnerships in the community.
    • Deep industry knowledge.
      We speak the language of your industry and spend time learning the nuances of each client’s environment to find you the best match.
    • Large network of quality candidates.
      VanderHouwen is actively involved with the local community by regularly participating in specialized networking events and offering digital career resources to connect with a diverse talent pool.

    VanderHouwen is Committed to Diversity

    As a women-owned business, seeking out a diverse workforce is a core value at VanderHouwen. We focus on diverse community outreach and partnership by participating and sponsoring several networking groups, scholarship donations, and prioritizing diversity-focused job postings.

    What Our Hiring Managers Say

    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.

    Bill L.
    Director of User Experience/Web Services

    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.

    Tim B.
    Human Resources Manager

    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.

    Deirdre J.
    Sr. Corporate Recruiter

    What Makes Us Great

    Make hiring easy. Partner with our account management team to find top talent today.