About Us

Volt: Our Parent Company

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (www.volt.com) is Arctern's parent company.

Founded in 1950, Volt is a leading provider of global infrastructure solutions in technology, information services and staffing acquisition for its Fortune 100 customer base.

Volt's workforce solutions include contract labor sourcing, professional search, managed services programs, vendor management systems and recruitment process outsourcing. Volt combines consultative focus, Six Sigma practices and efficient e-procurement technologies to deliver the talent and processes that help our customers succeed.

Operating through an international network of servicing locations, the staffing segment fulfills IT, engineering, administrative, and industrial workforce requirements of its customers, for both professional search and temporary/contingent personnel as well as managed services programs and Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) services.

Key facts

  • Founded: 1950
  • Ownership: Public
  • Revenue: $1.3+ billion
  • Offices: More than 100+ locations, nationally and globally. Employees in every U.S. state, plus locations in Canada, Europe, South America and Asia                               
  • Employees:  24,800 professionals including approximately 22,500 who work on contingent staffing.
  • Clients: More than 2,000+ clients of all sizes; 42 percent of Fortune 100, and 24 percent of Fortune 500

 

Volt Businesses

Volt Workforce Solutions

Volt Workforce Solutions (VWS) offers contingent staffing, direct placement, and managed services throughout North America. VWS provide flexible, scalable solutions to companies of every size, from small firms needing a few specialists to enterprise accounts that require hundreds or even thousands of contingent workers across numerous skill sets with coordinated account management at multiple locations.

VMC

VMC provides proven quality assurance, development, and customer service support for leading companies in an array of industries. Our global, integrated pre- and post-production services and call center solutions deliver end-to-end value for a range of consumer-facing technology, including hardware, software, games, mobile products, and wearable devices.

Volt Consulting Group

Volt Consulting Group (VCG) is an independent managed services provider (MSP) with a proven 20 year record of helping leading organizations to recruit and manage top quality contingent talent to fill specialized skill needs, meet peak labor demands and even outsource non-critical operations.  More than 100 Fortune 1000 and emerging companies rely on Volt’s MSP services to improve the value and manage the costs of their staffing suppliers, statement of work projects and independent contractors while ensuring greater visibility and helping to mitigate the risks of this growing portion of their total workforce.

Volt Asia

Volt Asia, with offices in Singapore and Taiwan, offers flexible staffing and search services that help companies of any size efficiently and effectively improve their recruiting results. Volt specializes in identifying and delivering candidates who have the expertise and experience our Client’s seek and the personality and motivation to fit the culture of our Customer’s organization.

Volt Europe

Volt Europe is a specialist recruitment company, providing high-quality and customized staffing services across Europe, ranging from contract and permanent recruitment solutions to managed staffing programs. Volt Europe too offers contingent staffing, direct placement, and managed services throughout Europe from offices in the UK, Belgium, and France. In Europe’s mature, highly competitive marketplace, our experienced consultants give clients a competitive edge by providing proven workforce management expertise and unsurpassed understanding of local and regional markets.

Volt India

Arctern provides Optimal Workflow Design and Scalable Workforce Distribution. We analyze and document current state processes, recommend strategies for efficiency, and deliver technology and service solutions that sharpen our Customer’s competitive edge. Arctern delivers efficient, cost-effective, flexible solutions. Offerings range from Software Development, Application Maintenance & Technology Integration to Business process Optimization.