About - Featured Careers
Featured Careers is one way I give you a Heads Up on active searches and new
opportunities that look interesting.
It’s not a complete list. (Go to Career Opportunities List for that.)
But this resource can be gold for a candidate.
In this Featured Careers section, my first priority is to get you the word when
something important is happening. To do that, I may post entries that are
obviously incomplete. Sometimes, we just don’t have much detail; so I’ll go with
what I’ve got. Other times, I may have a bunch of information; but it’s going to
take a while to sort it out. Again, I’ll post what I can and follow up later.
If one of my searches is ringing bells for you, please don’t wait for me to deliver
literary perfection. Get in touch with me right away. I’m always happy to share
what I can. And as searches unfold, we’re both better off knowing you might be a
(BTW, an Active Search will probably have a Search Number assigned to it.
Please include that Search Number in your correspondence with me, so I know
which opportunity you are looking at.)
A quick word about Developing Opportunities: I often pick up rumors weeks or
even months before a company officially starts working to fill a new position. In
an effort to persuade clients that I’m brilliant and magical, I sometimes do
advance work, preparing for a potential search.
I am sharing my Developing Opportunities with you in that same spirit. There’s
nothing firm about any of these, but realistically, this is where all good searches
come from. They originate as Developing Opportunities.
Using them to guide your preparation can give you a tremendous advantage
when new positions open up!
I hope you find this early warning system helpful.
Good luck with your search! -TD
Advance Notice – Control Systems Engineer – Chicago – Food/Bev, Pharma
Through some quirk of fate, a really good looking Chicago based company finds itself looking for a Controls Engineer to join their flagship operation. Here’s your Advance Notice. Take a serious look at this one. First off, they’ve got a terrific proposition… Little to no travel. (You’ll be home!) 40-ish hour work week. (You’ll have…
Dallas HQ Expanding – Controls Engineer – Professional Engineer – 1432
High visibility opportunity to set the tone for an important new Engineering Center. If you’re a role model for EE excellence – and a good, positive communicator, this is a time to step forward. A dominant international player has named its Dallas facilities as North American Headquarters for an already thriving engineering / procurement /…
Advance Notice – Controls Engineer – Professional Engineer – Dallas – 1432
Here’s a quick look at an authorized search we’re starting immediately. I’ll post more detail soon. The Dallas location is an existing facility, recently upgraded to corporate Headquarters for a major engineering/procurement/construction (EPC) firm with international ties. Typical projects serve the Oil and Gas, Power, Aggregate, and Food and Beverage industries.
1422 – Senior Automation Engineer – Project Manager
Full Project Responsibility… for entire automation system projects in a construction environment. Everything from customer interface, through concept, design, installation, and commissioning. This is a full time, permanent position. Business is good. Resources are huge. Can my client count on you to deliver their projects?
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