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23 06, 2017

4 Tips for Summer Job Hunting

  Summer is the season of lying by the pool, grilling out with friends—and yes, job hunting! There’s a long believed myth that hiring stalls during the summer months, but in fact, position are filling up at the same rate or faster than the rest of the year. Keep your job search fired up during these months and use these tips for summer job hunting. […]

16 06, 2017

Online Job Hunting: the Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Online job hunting has become the one of the most popular ways to land a new position. While there are positives to using this method, it isn’t always the best option. In this blog, we outline the good, the bad and the ugly of online job hunting. […]

13 04, 2017

How to Write a Successful Cover Letter

Nearly every position requires candidates to have a well-written cover letter. A strong cover letter can make you stand out from the pile of applications, and is a great way to let an employer get to know you. If you don’t know where to start or simply want to improve yours, check out these tips for writing a successful cover letter. […]

21 03, 2017

How to Use Networking to Find a Job

Networking is one of the most valuable tools you can use when searching for a job. Networking is a great way to connect with people, whether you know them really well or you’ve never met. With successful networking, you can get personal introductions to potential employers and greatly increase your chances of getting an interview—and a job. Here are 6 steps to follow to use networking to find a job. […]

9 03, 2017

In-Demand Engineering Jobs: 2017

Engineering has quickly become one of the top career choices among young people. Not only is engineering becoming an increasingly popular major among college students, but the industry also has lower unemployment than the national average. Certain fields are experiencing even more growth than others. Here’s a glance into the most in-demand engineering jobs for 2017. […]

27 01, 2017

5 Myths About Working With Staffing Agencies

Staffing agencies match qualified candidates with job openings among a wide range of companies. While they are great resources for job seekers and businesses, some still question how they work. In this blog, we identify and debunk five of the most common myths about working with staffing agencies. […]

3 01, 2017

Does My Appearance in the Workplace Really Matter?

What’s being conveyed to potential hiring prospects, clients or business partners during the first three seconds of your encounter? Some studies show that it only takes three seconds for an opinion to be formed about you. Here’s why appearance in the workplace does matter: […]

8 11, 2016

Things to Know Before Applying for a Government Job

Being a Veteran-owned small business, TriMech Services does a lot of work with the Department of Defense (DoD) and Government sectors. Since we’ve supported a range of projects for all branches of the military, we know what they are looking for in contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire employees. If you’re interested in applying for a government job, here are some things you need to know: […]

4 11, 2016

5 Phrases Never To Say as a Professional

Searching for a job? In the middle of a contract-to-hire agreement? Working full-time? Regardless of your current position, there is a certain degree of professionalism expected from you in the workplace. Whether interviewing with a recruiter, working in the field or interacting with other professionals in the engineering industry, it is important to present yourself in a respectable manner. In order to be (and speak) your best, leave these five phrases at home. […]

27 10, 2016

Engineering Job Market: What’s the Forecast?

Whether you are checking the weather or kickstarting your career, being able to project what conditions lie ahead is the key to adapting and setting yourself up for success. With our forecast of the engineering job market, employers and candidates can stay in-the-know about current industry trends and look forward to brighter hiring days. […]