Fall 2011

E&C Firms Report Growth In ChemicalE

Capital Spending

Global engineering and construction companies say chemical sector business is reviving; margins may be tight, but capital spending is back and the outlook upbeat... (Read More Here)

Technology vs. Humanity --- The Hiring Process

Sitting at the kitchen table, tap, tap, tapping on a laptop, the job seeker patiently completes detailed online applications, clicking "next" and uploading resumes. He makes no personal contact with the company for which he wishes to work, as cautioned by the job posting. An electronically generated letter is sent, informing him that the resume was received (Do not reply to this email address).


The Human Resources recruiter boots up the computer in her office, logs in, and hundreds of new resumes flood into her Applicant Tracking System in-box for each job for which she's recruiting. The ATS system scores how well each candidate appears to match the criteria stored in its electronic brain.  (Continue)

In the Words of Our Employee...

"In a professional capacity as an Ideal employee, I have found Ideal Marine and its staff to be honest, reliable, dedicated, and conscientious and an excellent work place. The economy is quite competitive and often tough to break into. Ideal is dedicated to the employment of their staff, which ranks Ideal Marine as excellent and in the category of best companies to work for as far as I'm concerned.  Thank you Ideal Marine and staff."


Kind Regards,

Anthony Maples
HVAC Engineer

Do You Believe In UFO's?

UFOTurns out that job seekers are not the only ones getting creative in the interview process. A new CareerBuilder survey of hiring managers revealed that they, too, are starting to veer from the traditional interview questions in order to get candidates to offer up even more unique glimpses into their personality... (Continue Reading) 

Staffing Survey shows median income for engineering, computing and technology professionals rose nearly 4% in 2010!

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