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Got Talent?

Technical Talent Acquisition

Expertise in engineering, technical, and scientific

  • Talent Acquisition and Talent Management Experts

  • Specialize in Engineering, Technical, and Scientific Recruitment

  • Remarkable Value Proposition, Efficiency, and Service


Average number of candidates submitted within 10 business days

per position 


Average number of candidates submitted 

per position 


Average number of candidates interviewed per position




Expertise in recruiting engineering, technical, and scientific disciplines.

Our unique outsourced recruiting model delivers remarkable value, efficiency, and service.

Industries served include:

oil and gas, chemicals, energy, engineering, technology, aerospace, biotech, data science, automation, construction, manufacturing, and industrial.



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  • Over 20 years of recruiting experience including both corporate and agency recruiting. 

  • Expertise in recruiting highly-specialized engineering, technical, and scientific experts.

  • She understands the frustrations and issues corporate recruiters and HR professionals experience with outside recruiters from first-hand experience.

  • Extensive experience as a Recruiter, HR Generalist, HR Manager, and Talent Manager.

  • MBA degree with a concentration in Human Resource Management.

  • PHR / SPHR certification (Senior Professional in Human Resources) 2002 – 2018.

  • Previous experience as a Chemist prior to recruiting and corporate Human Resources; Human Capital expert with scientific and business background. 

"The Nerd Whisperer"



Business Development / Thought Leadership / Community Outreach

  • Over 20 years of broad business experience including business development, operations, finance, accounting, business startups, and market development.

  • Extensive experience in small, mid-market and large brand-name organizations covering a wide variety of industries.

  • Strong professional network in local and national business communities.  Tom is an expert networker; the “Network Ninja”.  Superpowers include knowing which people to connect with each other for mutual benefit. 

  • B.S. in Management from the University At Buffalo, and MBA from the University of North Florida. 

  • Author of the book "Paving the Way:  Innovation, Talent, and the Path Forward".

Tom's book “Paving the Way:  Innovation, Talent, and the Path Forward” is available now as a paperback or Kindle version on Amazon:  Paving the Way: Innovation, Talent, and the Path Forward: McDonald, Tom: 9798516792236: Amazon.com: Books

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  • Expert at bringing joy and stress relief to her co-workers

  • Skills include influence, persuasion, running at high speed, jumping, and advanced personal grooming skills

  • She loves to show off her circus jumps, figure-8's, and slinky tricks



Successful Work Team

“You are knocking it out of the park.” - Jim, CEO at an aerospace manufacturing company


“Your work has been exceptional.” - Don, Vice President of HR at a petrochemical company


“From the first time I met Sue she has always been the consummate human resources professional. She has detailed knowledge of the industry, knows how to ask the right questions and possesses great communication skills that draw the best out in people for evaluation and placement purposes. I would highly recommend Sue as someone who will always look out for your business needs and value.”  -  Jeffrey, IT Director at a seismic solutions company

“Extremely high level of professionalism and responsiveness. . ..  Sue Orr has provided exceptional service.”  - Wayne, Recruiter at a large independent oil and gas operator

"You're the most professional and diligent recruiter I've ever spoken with, both as a job seeker and employer, and I'd welcome the opportunity to work with you."  - Frank, Chief Operations Officer at an oilfield services company

“Sue worked with me at Marsh - a great HR generalist and recruiter...she has had an exemplary career and now has her own recruiting practice...she is very well connected in the city and especially in the energy segment.”  - Julie, Vice President of HR

“Thanks, Sue!  You are one of the best recruiters that I have had call me.” - Kelly, Vice President at a Fortune 50 company providing innovative oil and gas technology and services


“Fantastic work.  You passed with flying colors.” - Bob, Senior Vice President at an oil and gas logistics company


“Hit it out of the park.” - Todd, Vice President at a water service company in the oil and gas industry

"Thank you for everything.  I have been so impressed with your kindness and professional approach." - Paul,  Business Analyst at a chemical company

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