NJSA 2011 Employee of The Year








October 31, 2011.  The New Jersey Staffing Alliance Board of Directors is pleased to announce the recipient of its Employee of the Year Award is Joseph Scotland, a temporary staffing employee with Bryant Staffing.

Joseph has been a contract employee in a shipping and receiving department in East Rutherford since 1999.  He travels from his home in Bronx, NY to his position each day with a smile and a positive outlook to everybody.  According to his Bryant placement supervisor, Kathy Chapman, “Joseph exemplifies key messages about temporary employment: he works hard at his job; is flexible in his assignments; and always makes the right choice for Bryant and our Clients.

Also recognized as the 2011 runner-up Employee of the Year is Christopher Bahr of Joule, Inc.  Christopher works in the regulatory and standards affairs department at Stryker Orthopedics in Mahwah, NJ where he ensures consistency, completeness and adherence to all standards for their product submissions.  He has been recognized by his supervisors as polished, professional, dedicated, and above all, supportive of his teammates.  His assignment has been extended three times and each time he has fulfilled his duties in an exemplary fashion.

NJSA congratulates both Joseph and Christopher for their excellent work as examples of professional temporary employees in New Jersey.

 NJSA is a statewide association of staffing companies in New Jersey.  NJSA also conducts industry research and provides valuable traning and educations for staffing professionals in New Jersey.  New Jersey staffing companies employ over 300,000 people for temporary or contract work.  new Jersey temporary staffing firms generated more than $1.9 billion in annual payroll while direct hire staffing firms generated $473 million for a total of $2.37 billion in annual payroll.  Threre are 831 direct hire locations in New Jersey for a total of 1,855 staffing firm offices in New Jersey