About Professional Placement/Pro-Tem Service
Hiring talented people takes time and thought. And, like most skills, it also takes practice. With 62 years of practice, Professional Placement/Pro-Tem Service understands the difference between a promising gesture and a commitment to sound, reliable performance.
Before we recommend a candidate, we make sure they have what it takes to join your team. Professional
Placement/Pro-Tem Service has been satisfying the employment needs of Arizona since 1955, earning a reputation for integrity, quality and success.
A few highlights of our long-term experience include:
• We understand the complex balance that must be achieved during the hiring process, both for the candidates and for the employers
• Our knowledgeable recruiters work with the employers to identify the skills that they need, the personality type that will fit best in their organization, and the work experience that will help the candidate to excel in the position
• We work with the candidates to help them identify their strengths, personalize their resumes, test their skills, and coach them on how to interview effectively
• As the interview process ensues, we keep communicating with both the client and candidate to find out what things they liked and what may be missing
• Our practice is to create a partnership with our employers and candidates
• We have been an employment industry leader since 1955
• We have an extensive and continuously growing database and network of qualified candidates and employers
Meet Our Team
Jeff Seifert, President / CEO
Jeff is the President/CEO of Professional Placement and Pro Tem Service. He entered the staffing/ recruiting industry with Robert Half International and quickly became a top performer, and was later recruited to launch the Southern California staffing agency, Lyn Howard & Associates. Jeff assumed the role as President, and the firm became one of the top ten agencies in its market.
Jeff returned to Arizona in 1991 to raise his family, and that is when he joined the management team at Professional Placement/ Pro Tem Service and has been in a key leadership role ever since.
With 30 years of experience in the staffing industry, Jeff brings an unmatched level of service and dedication to help clients find the right fit. His keen ability to build rapport and foster positive relationships is what has led clients to describe him as honest, up front, and genuine. He prides himself on continually delivering this high level of service to both the Company and the Candidate.
Jasmica Doddroe, Accounting Supervisor
Jasmica serves a vital role as our Accounting Supervisor. Although her main focus is being one of the key components for all of our accounting needs, she also assumes all of the responsibilities of an office manager. Her thoroughness and keen attention to detail contribute greatly to the success of our firm’s operations.
Before joining the team at Professional Placement, Jasmica utilized her skills in retail management/ customer service, and administrative roles. She moved from Idaho to Arizona to be closer to family and has called the State home for many years now. She has a great love for the outdoors, and some of her favorite activities include hiking, camping, and biking.
Daphne Feekes, Employment Coordinator
Daphne began her early career in Fashion Merchandising, where she quickly climbed the management ladder. She came to Professional Placement with several years experience in hiring, training, and leading teams to success. Her position as Employment Coordinator was a natural fit for her, as she is known for her genuine concern for others and her effectiveness in communicating with both clients and candidates.
After graduating from college, Daphne and her husband moved to Arizona. Shortly after, a new job opportunity for Daphne’s husband moved them back to their home state of Iowa, and this is where they remained for many years while raising their family. When a new position for Daphne’s husband arose in Arizona, they quickly jumped on the opportunity to move back and have made Arizona their new home.
James Leyva Estrella, Employment Coordinator
James wears many hats in his position as Employment Coordinator, and does so with ease! His focus and positive attitude are displayed as he assists in recruiting, client and candidate communication, and working on special projects for the firm. With a background in customer service and public relations, James offers a diverse set of skills that are an invaluable asset to the team!
After completing his Bachelor of Arts degrees from the University of Central Florida, James relocated to Arizona. James brings a unique creativity and strong work ethic that makes our team delighted to have him on board!
Chelsey Angellotti, Marketing Coordinator
Chelsey joined the Professional Placement team with several years of retail management, sales, and customer service experience. Her drive and skillful communication provided her successful start as Senior Recruiter, and she now serves as the firms Marketing Coordinator. She continues to assist with recruiting, but maintains a strong focus on our marketing; including coordinating, advertising, and client/ candidate engagement.
Chelsey is an Arizona native and lives here with her husband and young daughters. One of her favorite Arizona activities is hiking, and she loves any and all things family-oriented.
Rachel DeGouff, Employment Coordinator
Rachel is the gal who helps keep office operations running smoothly. As the first point of contact for Professional Placement, Rachel offers a warm welcome to all, and her experience in administrative and customer service roles enables her to create a top-notch candidate experience. She also assists with many aspects of supporting the recruiting and management team.
Originally from upstate New York, Rachel came to Arizona to attend Arizona State University, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She stayed in Arizona for the beautiful weather, and enjoys spending her free time hiking and promoting environmental awareness.