Placement Snapshots

a j. kent photo album of success stories

Since 1979, J. Kent has provided exceptional talent to top-tier Denver Employers in our areas of Expertise. We have found that every personal career journey is unique and remarkable. J. Kent’s Placement Snapshots are stories of our Candidates’ professional pursuits to find fulfillment, growth, and opportunity in their chosen careers. We thank these Candidates for allowing us to be a part of their journey, and wish to celebrate their success by showcasing them here.

Warehouse Manager Rehired and Promoted to Purchasing


Warehouse Manager (2009) > Purchasing (2015)

John first came to J. Kent Staffing in 2009 seeking new opportunities to further his career. 11 years later, and after exploring a different career, he’s now come full-circle back to the company we originally placed him with where he’s…

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Full-Charge Bookkeeper Starts Temp-to-Hire Job Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic


Full-Charge Bookkeeper

With all the uncertainty going on in the world right now, it’s comforting to know that some companies are still looking to hire. When a company unexpectedly loses a key employee, they may need to make a hire immediately –…

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A J. Kent Candidate’s 16 Year Journey – from Administrative Assistant to COO


Administrative Assistant to COO

This J. Kent Placement Snapshot is one that we are very proud of. It’s a story of a long-ago placement and Blakely’s 16 year journey with her employer. That’s not something we see too much of today where the “norm”…

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Temporary Employment Helps J. Kent Candidate With Career Transition



After graduating from the University of Denver with a BA in English and an MA in Education, Nat enthusiastically began her teaching career at a Title 1 middle school in Denver. A natural perfectionist, teaching eighth-grade reading and writing to…

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10 Event Staff Hired for F500 Corporate Team Building Outing

J. Kent Event Team

J. Kent successfully staffs a variety of events year-round throughout the Denver metropolitan area. Trade shows, conventions, concerts, sporting events, fairs – and even corporate events. In this case, we hired 10 event staff to set up and run a…

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Temporary Receptionist Assignment Leads to Full-Time Employment



For over a decade, J. Kent has provided temporary staff to our Denver-based oil and gas client, an independent exploration and production company with a focus on responsible development of natural resources. The Receptionist position at their downtown Denver headquarters…

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General Manager’s Career Takes Flight in Denver With Private Jet Charter Company


General Manager

Chad’s Colorado job search was a true whirlwind. While still living in California, he and his family committed to moving to Denver for his wife’s job. After securing housing, the only thing left was to find a job for himself.…

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Candidate Finds Part-Time Work to Stay Busy After Successful Career


Denver Workplace Operations Coordinator

Part-time work opportunities are not for everyone. They appeal to a small segment of all Job Seekers, which makes it more difficult for companies to find the right person. At J. Kent Staffing, we understand the different reasons why people…

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Out-of-State Candidate Secures Denver Job – Prior to Moving Here


Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

It’s not always easy to find a job in a new city – with no connections and especially before you move there. With upcoming plans of relocating to Denver for graduate school, Rachel began her job search early while still…

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Temp-to-Hire Success Story for Denver Warehouse Associate


Warehouse Associate

Andres is a Mexico native who moved to El Paso, Texas as a teenager. He pursued his love of cooking by getting his Associate’s degree in Culinary Arts but decided to keep that his hobby and to opt for a…

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