Permanent placement for the Hospitality, Healthcare, Medical Office and Dietetics fields, Michigan Staffing Services, Hospitality Recruiters, Health Care Recruiters



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Harper Associates proudly celebrates its 48th year! (1968-2016)




Company Profile


Established in 1968, Harper Associates is one of the most reputable and long-standing recruitment firms in Michigan. Our boutique placement agency, directed by Ben Schwartz, President, offers both Contingency Agreements and Executive Searches. Unlike many other staffing firms, all Harper Consultants have previous hands-on experience in the industries which they recruit for. This expertise is beneficial to both clients and candidates, as it helps to better understand needs and also creates an invaluable network of resources. Placement fees are employer paid.



Areas of Specialization

Primary emphasis at Harper Associates has always been permanent placement for the Hospitality, Healthcare, Medical Office and Dietetics fields. In more recent years, as a result of referrals from satisfied clients, Harper has also developed a recruitment niche for other professionals which include: executive level administrative support staff, and estate/private service personnel.



  • Harper Associates was the first hospitality recruitment firm in Michigan.
  • Handles management, culinary, sales and executive level positions in restaurants, hotels, country clubs, contract food service companies, resorts, casinos, food manufacturers and distributors.
  • Consistently offers an extensive number of excellent jobs in hospitality.
  • Has shaped an inconceivable number of hospitality careers and has also developed numerous extremely successful management teams!



  • A variety of healthcare employers utilize Harper Associates services for their nurse recruitment needs. Clients include: hospitals, outpatient clinics, private physician practices, home health care companies, long term care and assisted living facilities, community-based organizations and other healthcare companies.



  • Clients encompass Hospitals, Medical Centers, Outpatient Clinics, Home Health Care Agencies and others.
  • Healthcare jobs include those for: Registered Nurses, Nursing Management, Mid-Level Practitioners, Healthcare Administrators, and Rehabilitation Therapists (PT, OT, and SLP).


Medical Office

  • Physician Offices, Clinics, Medical Billing Services, DME and IV infusion companies utilize Harper Associates.
  • Emphasis on permanent positions for experienced Medical Billers, Coders, Receptionists, Health Information Management Professionals, Office Managers, Certified Medical Assistants, Transcriptionists, Nurses, Medical Secretaries, and Practice Managers.



  • Represents Hospitals, Medical Centers, and other employers of Dietitians and Healthcare Food Service Management Professionals throughout the country.


Estate/Private Service

  • The Estate Division at Harper Associates, which has expanded greatly through client referrals, offers discerning individuals and families high caliber personnel for their private residences and estates.
  • Placement process is handled very discreetly.
  • Private service professionals include: Estate Managers, Household Managers, Private Chefs, Housekeepers, Butlers, Nannies, Personal Assistants and Maintenance Coordinators.


Executive Administrative Support Staff

  • Many exclusive assignments for prominent Executives seeking outstanding Support Staff, including Executive Assistants, Personal Assistants and Administrative Assistants.
  • Positions can be based in the Executives' corporate offices or private residences.



  • Harper Associates works with expanding mortgage companies to assist with growing staffing needs.



  • Job openings for Account Executives and Sales Managers, primarily within the Hospitality and Food industries.


Executive Searches

  • Searches for Executives within the Hospitality and Healthcare industries are often conducted exclusively by Harper Associates.





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Harper Associates
 Personnel Placement Specialists
31000 Northwestern Highway, Suite 240
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
Phone: 248.932.1170 / Fax: 248.932.1214





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