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.

Information-based services from Volt include information and database licensing, directories printing, and automated operator and directory information services that handle billions of voice and data transactions per year for customers in 55 countries. Volt's interactive voice response, speech recognition, VoIP, and contact center products and services are embedded directly into our clients' business operations to improve efficiency and operability.

Volt's technology solutions include turnkey IT infrastructure support, systems integration, management consulting and telecommunications engineering, construction and integration. Volt builds, manages and supports a wide range of highly scalable and flexible business functions, supplying cost-effective, quick-turnaround solutions for our customers.

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. Technology infrastructure services include telecommunications engineering, construction, and installation; central office services; and IT managed services and maintenance. Information-based services are primarily directory assistance, operator services, database management, and directory printing.

Key facts

  • Founded: 1950
  • Ownership: Public
  • Revenue: $2.48+ billion
  • Offices: More than 200 locations, nationally and globally. Employees in every U.S. state, plus locations in Canada, Europe,'South America'and Asia
  • Employees: 3,500 internal and 28,000 contract employees on average
  • Clients: More than 10,000 clients of all sizes; 60 percent of Fortune 100, and 50 percent of Fortune 500


  • iSix Sigma Best Places to Work
  • #4 U.S. IT Staffing Firm
  • #3 U.S. Engineering/Design Firm
  • #7 U.S. Finance & Accounting Firm

Volt Businesses

Volt Asia
Volt Asia offers focused, scalable recruiting solutions, including temporary staffing, direct-hire and professional search services. Combining a proactive, consultative approach with niche industry expertise, Volt Asia provides qualified, experienced employees across a broad range of disciplines.

Volt Consulting Managed Service Programs
Fortune 1000 organizations who engage Volt Consulting MSP to manage their contingent labor benefit from a number of highly specialized services that boost savings, increase candidate quality and reduce the sourcing cycle time.

A top Application Service Provider (ASP) globally, VoltDelta is a leader in integrating carrier-grade contact center solutions that enable customers to compete better, reduce operational costs and build revenue-earning services. Modular solutions include IVR/speech automation, call management, directory assistance, data management and professional services.

Volt Publishing
Volt Directories S.A. Ltd. began in 1983 as the official publisher of Uruguay's telephone directories. Working with the government-owned telephone company ANTEL, the company's services included ad sales, graphic design, printing and distribution of the directories. Today, it does all of that and more for clients around the world

Volt Workforce Solutions
Volt Workforce Solutions offers full-service staffing and talent management consulting to help local, regional, national, and international companies.

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 Latin America (LATAM) provides world-class contract and permanent recruitment solutions and managed service programs in Latin America. Volt LATAM also provides a unique business platform in Uruguay for BPO, which can provide the people and local infrastructure to build a global workforce.

Volt Printing
Impresora Sudamericana, founded in 1987, is an international supplier of high quality printing services, committed to delivering superior service and consistent, quality results to clients across the globe.

Volt Telecom Group
The premier service organization for the design, engineering, construction, installation and maintenance of voice, data, video, security and utility infrastructures. Volt Telecom Group specializes in quality turnkey solutions across the entire spectrum of telecommunications and related services for commercial and government (including military) sectors nationwide.

The world's leading provider of telephone-listing databases, LSSiDATA maintains more than 135 million fresh and accurate listings, updated daily with information from carriers around the world. Beyond providing just raw data, LSSiDATA offers a broad array of database technologies and services to a variety of industries, including direct marketing, collections, fraud prevention and identity verification.

A recognized leader in infrastructure support services (ISS) for more than 30 years, Maintech provides customized support for IT Infrastructure technology. Our top-down approach to service management means you can focus on growing and running your business while we focus on your IT Infrastructure.

Momentum provides full-service Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) for scalable and customized recruitment solutions that allow you to focus on your core business objectives. From support of individual hiring components to complete life-cycle recruitment, we deliver both cost and process efficiencies.

VMC Consulting
VMC is your trusted business advisor for technology consulting and outsourcing solutions. We provide flexible and scalable software and hardware development, testing and integration, IT management and support, and customer care services.