Use Workday? Here's How Experts Say to Attract More Candidates


According to HR Exec , the Workday HCM client list totals more than 2,100 organizations, including ‘175 of the Fortune 500, 20 of the Fortune 50, with Walmart and Dow Chemical going live this year.’. Workday is all the buzz in the HCM space during the past few years.

Staffing Firm Fined For Failing To Protect Workers

Staffing Talk

" OSHA says a leading maker of soap and shampoo exposed workers to chemical and fire hazards, and they also cited their staffing company.

Job Seeker Salaries on the Rise

NPA Worldwide

The highest salaries we have been seeing are in the chemical process and IT / hardware / software / electronics areas. Here is a sampling from the past four months: Plant Manager, chemical industry, $180,000. Director of Operations, chemical industry, $175,000.

Job Seeker Salaries on the Rise

NPA Worldwide

The highest salaries we have been seeing are in the chemical process and IT / hardware / software / electronics areas. Here is a sampling from the past four months: Plant Manager, chemical industry, $180,000. Director of Operations, chemical industry, $175,000.

6 Health Hacks for Stress and Snacks

Undercover Recruiter

We feel better for a bit (a sugar rush, a chemical rush etc.) When we’re stressed, we tend to ‘treat’ ourselves by gorging on junk food, sugary snacks, caffeine and nicotine. But why? Well, quite simply, because we are stressed.

Five Science Careers That Aren’t Boring


While balancing chemical equations, memorizing phases of the moon, and dissecting frogs may not have been everyone’s favorite assignments at school, science has so many branches that it is impossible for someone to dislike all of them. XRF Chemical Analysis

How to Hire the Best Home Care Aides

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

The vast majority were expected to clean bathrooms and/or kitchens, often with bleach or other strong chemicals. When an agency wants to hire home care aides who will be most successful, what should it look for in its applicants? In-home care providers play a unique role in their clients’ lives. They have a major impact on a person’s quality of life, but don’t typically have a part in health care decisions. The work environment is unusual. Home care aides do not see colleagues every day.

Values Unite Us More Than They Divide Us Pt.2

Talent Sonar

Walgreens, Dow Chemical Company, Walmart, Starbucks, Bank of America, AT&T, Home Depot and more have assisted with hurricane relief but these companies particularly share these core values: Service , Respect, Integrity, People, Trust, Care, and Presence.

THROWBACK THURSDAY: First ™ Registration

The Hire Solution

Original Averill Chemical Paint Company trademark registration. On this day in 1870, the Averill Chemical Paint Company of NYC registered a “trade-mark for liquid paint.”

Geotargeting 101

Boolean Strings

Here is an example search narrowed to a region: chemical engineer. We can exclude country-specific domains and examine what Google brings in as local to a country, based on factors other than the country-specific domain: chemical engineer -site:nz .

What Recruitment Niches Are Hot?

NPA Worldwide

Chemical Process roles are up 14% compared to last year. Anecdotally, we are hearing reports of improved activity within the chemical process area, although some members are still experiencing slow-hiring clients.

Telling People What You Do

NPA Worldwide

Yes, you might be hard-working, well-connected, energetic and focused on the needs of the role, but do I talk to you if I need a chemical engineer in Idaho, or do you only place hospitality staff in LA?

Recruiter Networking Events – What to Know Before You Go!

NPA Worldwide

If you represent chemical facilities in the southeastern US and have an ongoing need for chemical engineers, say that. October is traditionally a very busy month for conferences, and it’s also when we really start planning our Global Conference.

10 Facts About the Home Care Hiring Process

ApplicantStack Applicant Tracking

Over 80% of home care aides reported that they were expected to clean the bathroom or kitchen, typically with bleach, ammonia, or other strong chemicals that could cause injury. The home care hiring process isn’t easy. The industry is booming, and job seekers have keyed in on the fact that this career has a low barrier to entry.

If You Are Looking for Potential Candidates In Other Countries.

Recruiting Blogs

Here is an example search narrowed to a region: chemical engineer. We can exclude country-specific domains and examine what Google brings in as local to a country, based on factors other than the country-specific domain: chemical engineer -site:nz .

Searching for Diversity

Boolean Strings

she OR her /p “chemical engineering”]. We know that diversity in the workplace positively affects outcomes. Including a diverse pool of candidates in the talent pipeline is a must for any forward-thinking recruiter and hiring manager.

Salary Survey: Rising Pay for Tech Talent


Tech contractors working in industrial/chemical, professional services, healthcare and utilities/energy segments were paid higher than overall tech contract rates. Average technology salaries in the U.S. saw the biggest year-over-year leap ever, up 7.7

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Split Placements Are on the Rise!

NPA Worldwide

Notable industry segments include: Chemical process continues to be soft as oil prices continue to be volatile. As we are officially in the second half of the year, I thought it would be interesting to review our split placements data for the first six months of the year.

Staffing News of the Day, January 31, 2014

Staffing Talk

Only people using chemicals need to undergo training.” Here are six hazardous chemical training myths [Manufacturing]. House Speaker John Boehner urges Republicans to support legalization of undocumented workers [Business Week].

The Top 12 Scary, Creepy and Downright Disturbing Jobs????

Social Talent

Common mining hazards include cave-ins, gas explosions, vehicle or equipment crushings, chemical leaks and electrocution, all down mines that can be as deep as 3.9km. Stressing because you can’t find a suitable candidate for a marketing or a sales role?

Global Placement Activity Strong for NPAworldwide

NPA Worldwide

Chemical process has been a mainstay of our network for a number of years, but it’s been a bumpy road for the past two. From time to time, prospective members ask what industries or occupations are hot in our network.

Positive Global Recruitment Indicators

NPA Worldwide

There continue to be soft pockets in the chemical and oil/gas sectors due to continued fluctuations in the global prices of crude oil. Twice each year, we survey the members of our global recruitment network to benchmark past results and predict future results.

5 Ways to Add Value Using Analytics in HR

Spark Hire

Dow Chemical switched to eLearning for their regulatory compliance training of its 60,000 employees and contractors. Utilizing the latest developments in learning & development, similar to Dow Chemical, can help your organization reach their long-term goals in a cost-effective manner.

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Remember Fax Machines?

The Hire Solution

The pendulums passed over chemically treated paper and made stains when an electrical charge was sent down the telegraph wire. The history of the fax machine goes back over 160 years. Alexander Bain is credited with inventing the first fax machine patented in England in 1843.

2018 High growth sectors in Staffing


Top jobs in the engineering space are Aerospace engineer, Engineering manager, Materials engineer, Petroleum drilling engineer, Chemical engineer, Nuclear engineer. __. 2017 was melange of varied events that have the potential to change the game of many sectors.

Staffing News of the Day, June 11, 2014

Staffing Talk

Dallas chemical engineer indicted for stealing a valuable chemical recipe from temporary employer [Dallas News]. Death of seafood worker who became entangled in a clam-shucking machine is deemed “preventable” [South Coast Today]. EEOC sues Wisconsin Plastics Inc.

Guest Post: The One Big Reason Drug Screening Still Matters

Applicant Manager

Under federal law, marijuana is classified as a Schedule 1 drug, which is any drug, substance or chemical that currently has no "accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse.

10 of the Highest Paying Work from Home Jobs (Infographic)

Social Talent

This includes managing ways to protect the earth and human populations from harmful chemicals and pollution. If you have ever thought working from home meant you wouldn’t get paid well, think again!

How Healthy Is Your Workplace?

NPA Worldwide

Also, check your household and beauty products for toxic chemicals. Our guest blogger is Glenn Arnold of Arnold Group Australia in Melbourne, Australia. Arnold Group Australia has been a member of NPAworldwide since 2004.

Beyond the Clichés: Top-Rated Workplaces by Millennials


Despite the cliche that millennials only want to work at tech companies and startups, the list of top-rated workplaces by members of this age group includes a broad range of industries—including security, finance, health care, tech, travel and chemicals.

Energy and Manufacturing Metros Lead in Well-Paying New Jobs

The Hiring Site

This metro has seen a significant rise in welders, industrial machinery mechanics, chemical plant operators and other skilled occupations that pay above the metro’s living wage. Energy and manufacturing metro areas in the U.S.

Strategic Recruitment Using Social Media: Eclectic Hitchhikers & Epic Hires

Converticulture Recruiting

Kristi is also the Global Talent Attraction and Brand Manager for Dow Chemical. Picture yourself standing in a simpler time on a glorious landscape where the promise of change and opportunity are everywhere.

What binge watching can teach recruiting professionals

Stories Incorporated

Our brain chemicals react differently to stories than other forms of communication. We get “oxytocin, the feel-good chemical that promotes connection and empathy.”. We’ve all been there—watching a show on Netflix and clicking that familiar button: “Next Episode.”

Hot Recruitment Sectors

NPA Worldwide

Activity in the chemical process recruitment sector is down approximately 20% compared to last year, due to volatility in the price of crude oil.

Innovative ways to reduce waste

Recruiting Blogs

As well as this, it is dyed with SpinDye technology which ‘radically reduces’ the amount of water, energy and chemicals used. Eco-Shell is also made from recycled polyester and unlike many other products on the market, perflourinated chemicals are not involved in the creation.

Corporate Finance - Business Transformation | Director and Senior Director Opportunities


on the execution of various engagements and also assist with ongoing business development activity. As such, key activities include Company financial analysis (knowledge of and experience in P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow assessments preferred) Market analysis Operational analysis (e.g.

Presenting Records to Your Trading Partners

NPA Worldwide

In a recruitment network, there can be hundreds of trading partners to choose from and work with. If you have a job order, how do you get the attention of a great exporter to provide candidates for it? And likewise, if you have a great candidate, how do you present it to members with jobs?

Changing your recruiting focus

NPA Worldwide

In the network at that time, there was a big demand in engineering, particularly chemical engineering – there were lot of jobs, and what seemed like a shortage of candidates. .


Recruiting Blogs

Masters in a professional field (such as an M.Eng in chemical or civil engineering).

How Many Messages Should You Send to Candidates?


Don’t invite sales candidates to an event for chemical engineers. We’ve written a lot about communication. From the best time to send your messages, to the tactics to add personalization , to the perfect subject lines to use.

9 Incredible Employee Perks That Really Exist

The Hiring Site

Apple, Chevron, General Mills, Dow Chemical, American Airlines, Kellogg and Sprint are among the companies that have expanded their health insurance policies in recent years to cover some of the costs of gender reassignment surgeries.

Top 3 Interviewing Essentials For Hiring Teams


Whether you recruit chemical engineers, HR generalists, or salespeople, the right candidate possesses three qualities: competence, cultural fit, and the potential for growth. This holds true in all corners of the business industry, from an internet-based marketplace like Varsity Tutors, to a healthcare conglomerate with 100 offices worldwide.

Why Creating a Sense of Belonging Is a Gateway to Diversity and Inclusion

Linkedin Talent Blog

Storytelling “releases chemicals in our brains to make us compassionate and empathetic,” Pat says, “I envision myself in that story, so I feel closer to you.”. Here’s an easy way to understand belonging, a concept that’s often confused with diversity and inclusion.