Helping organizations hire better

Build a workforce that is future ready


Hire motivated and skilled professional talent to enhance your workforce.


Forge your career with jobs and paid apprenticeships at America’s top employers.

Welcome to YUPRO Placement.

More than just a placement agency, we’re on a mission. Established in 2014 as a Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) and a wholly owned subsidiary of the non-profit organization Year Up, Inc., YUPRO Placement has surged to the forefront of skills-first hiring, passionately advocating for historically excluded talent nationwide. Join us as we revolutionize the hiring landscape, one job opportunity at a time.

What we do.

Innovative and nontraditional skills-first workforce solutions that address skills gaps and hiring demand for employers nationwide.


Assess a YUPRO Placement employee in real work settings before making a permanent hiring decision.

Professional apprenticeships

A practical yet innovative solution to hiring and training talent on the job.

Direct hire

You can focus on your core competencies while we manage an inclusive skills-first recruitment process to meet your hiring demands.

MSP specialty staffing

Enhance your program with a trusted specialty staffing partner to gain access to untapped talent.

Trusted by leading organizations across industries.

What makes us different.

Recent Awards & Recognitions

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