About Us

About Us2021-03-01T09:45:29-05:00

Put people to work. Do the right thing every day.

Why Choose Tidewater Staffing?

Since 1992, Tidewater Staffing, Inc. (TSI) has been providing unrivaled workforce solutions for our clients in the ship repair, warehousing, and light industrial/manufacturing industries. Through the years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to solving staffing challenges efficiently, economically, and with integrity by embodying our mission statement: “Put people to work. Do the right thing every day.”

Trusted Partners

After spending decades filling high-volume work orders quickly, safely, and with properly credentialed personnel across multiple industries, we’re proud to have established a sterling reputation among our clients by consistently exceeding their expectations.

Quality Candidates

Our deep industry experience and established local presence allow us to maintain a consistent, updated, and expansive network of skilled candidates, and our proprietary digital onboarding process. When you partner with Tidewater Staffing, you get employees who are trained, screened, supplied, and access to our proprietary digital onboarding process.  

Tailored Service

While we have the resources of a large firm, our team remains agile enough to meet your organization’s unique needs. Whether you have complicated yard access requirements or strict safety standards, we ensure all workers are prepared to begin contributing immediately.

Our Values


Leadership of our industry, communities and our peer groups


Positive. No matter the challenge ahead, it is always better with a can do attitude


Serve our clients, associates and fellow employees to the absolute best of our abilities


Do the right thing even when nobody’s watching


Embrace our actions and be accountable for what we do, even if it was a mistake


Our company’s deep roots in the Hampton Roads area allow us to stay connected to local talent and the industry changes and hiring challenges facing employers at a fundamental level. We operate out of the following locations:

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Our Areas of Expertise

Shipyard/ Shipbuilding

Marine & shipyard staffing from front office to skilled tradesmen.

Warehouse & Logistics

Warehouse managers, front office staff, forklift operations, stock order pickers—we have them all.

Manufacturing/ Industrial

From heavy lifters to in-house recruiters, we can solve all of your manufacturing workforce issues.