4 Potential Career Paths for Chemical Engineers

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A degree in chemical engineering can open the door to many exciting and fulfilling career options. Many of the positions that are available for chemical engineers allow you to explore different aspects of the industry while playing an integral role in this field.

From Chemical Engineer to Coding Bootcamp Grad to Software Engineer


Claire Johnson, a self-proclaimed chemistry nerd who landed a chemical engineering job straight out of college, certainly hadn't… that is, until she took her first programming class online at Stanford. Have you ever dreamed of pivoting into the world of software engineering?

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Pros and Cons of Fragrance-Free Policies

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Fragrance or chemical sensitivities can cause a large number of health issues, including coughing, difficulty breathing, migraines, nausea, confusion, anxiety, skin irritation, and more. This type of policy may not solve the problem at hand, especially if the offending chemical is unknown.

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.

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.

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.

OSHA Issues COVID-19 Guidance for Restaurant Industry

Recruiting Daily Advisor

On Friday, May 1, in a series of industry-specific guidance on COVID-19 safety measures, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a number of recommendations for employers in the restaurant and food and beverage industries.

Entitled Applicants, Savvier Candidates, and Comedic Résumé Errors: How One Recruiter Has Adapted

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Meet Tiffany Dorsey, Human Resources Manager and Global HR Project Manager at Pulcra Chemicals in Rock Hill, South Carolina. We’re a chemical manufacturer, and there aren’t too many other companies in our area. We have two different divisions in our chemical manufacturing.

Top 30 Engineering Job Titles [with Descriptions]


Chemical Engineering (Tesla). Chemical Engineer (Duke Energy). Chemical Engineering Intern (Tesla). Chemical Engineer. A Chemical Engineer designs systems and equipment used for chemical engineering processes. UNSW’s article About chemical engineering.

Five Ways Recruiters Can Transform the Candidate Experience with Workday


According to a recent HR Exec article by Bill Kutik , “It’s hard to argue with Workday’s HCM client list of more than 2,100: 175 of the Fortune 500, 20 of the Fortune 50 with Walmart and Dow Chemical going live this year.”.

Year in Review: Split Placements Up in 2019

NPA Worldwide

Chemical Process. NPAworldwide is a global network of independently-owned, professional recruiting firms working together to increase revenue through split fee placements.

Five Science Careers That Aren’t Boring

Transformify - Recruiting

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

Emotional Wellness Support

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Society increasingly understands that certain moods and behaviors are often the cause of biological and chemical conditions and imbalances as opposed to character or personality flaws. Appreciation for and understanding of mental and emotional health have come a long way in recent years.

Pre-Employment Testing for Transportation / Manufacturing / Warehousing Industry

The Hire Talent

BLS) The Manufacturing sector comprises establishments engaged in the mechanical, physical, or chemical transformation of materials, substances, or components into new products.

Preparing Your Workforce for Hurricanes and Natural Disasters

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Chemical spills. You should also have teams that are responsible for doing things like executing an evacuation, securing the proper supplies for when a chemical spill happens, sending out emergency notifications to employees when there’s an active shooter, etc.

Year-End Split Placement Summary

NPA Worldwide

Chemical process rebounded nicely, with an increase of more than 30%. Now that 2019 is officially in the rear-view mirror, it’s a good time to show a split placement summary of the activity we saw in our network. We break down split placement data in lots of different ways.

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.

The 4 Fastest Growing Industries and How to Hire for Them


Subsectors include exploration, surveying and chemical assessments, among others. Here’s how to hire for positions that are in the fastest growing industries according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics: 1. Home health care services.

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?

Chemist job description


In general, chemists analyze organic and inorganic compounds, refine substances and test chemical products. Use this chemist job description template to find qualified scientists for your company or laboratory. Feel free to tweak duties and requirements based on your needs. What is a chemist? Chemists conduct experiments in labs in order to analyze substances, develop new products or improve existing ones.

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 .

OSHA Issues Guidance on Cloth Face Coverings, Surgical Masks, Respirators

Recruiting Daily Advisor

The guidance notes wearing them may sometimes create a hazard, such as when an employee wears a mask that contains the virus or has some workplace chemical on it.

How to Get More Work from Clients

NPA Worldwide

One had a Chemical Engineering background, was familiar with the chemicals industry & had previously done recruiting for my client in that region, so I figured he would be the most successful.

People Behind Visier: Lecayle Hubert

Visier - Talent Acquisition

I went to see My Chemical Romance at the Pacific Coliseum when I was 17! Name: Lecayle Hubert Title: Sr. Customer Education Manager Residence: I moved to Grand Forks, BC (not the Grand Forks in North Dakota)! Hometown: I grew up in Richmond, BC!

Values Unite Us More Than They Divide Us Pt.2


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.

General Laborer job description


Occasionally, general laborers take up dangerous tasks like handling chemicals or removing lead from buildings. Use this General Laborer job description template to find the best person for a role in a factory, warehouse, construction site or manufacturing company. Feel free to modify the requirements and responsibilities based on your needs. Some companies also use the titles “General Worker” and “Common Laborer” to describe this particular role.

Searching for Diversity

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she OR her site:zoominfo.com /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.

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.

Debunking 8 Common Employer Myths About Dealing with COVID-19

Recruiting Daily Advisor

For example, for employees who work with chemicals that could attach to a cloth covering, masks may not be advisable. With guidance regularly changing and sometimes seemingly conflicting, some misperceptions about best practices for employers during the COVID-19 pandemic still exist.

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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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.

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.

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.

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.

Can an Employer Discriminate Against Smokers?

Recruiting Daily Advisor

But what about employers that want to tackle the secondhand smoke issue and the chemical/fragrance sensitivity issue without actually banning smokers? Does your organization take into account tobacco use when considering job applications? Source: Kenishirotie / shutterstock. Some employers do.

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 .

Health and Safety Top Concerns When Returning to Work Post-COVID-19

Recruiting Daily Advisor

The Vital Vio survey shows that chemical cleaners and disinfectants continue to be the primary means for keeping surfaces free of germs.

12 Effective Ways to Maximize Productivity in Your Home Office


Other ways to improve the air quality in your room are to open windows frequently to improve ventilation and avoid harsh chemical detergents when cleaning up.

6 Strategies for Addressing Workplace Vaping

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Although some adults find that e-cigarettes help them quit tobacco and the NASEM report found conclusive evidence that completely substituting e-cigarettes for cigarettes reduces a user’s exposure to the deadly toxins and chemicals in cigarette smoke, few vapers use e-cigarettes exclusively.