Scientific Search specializes in Philadelphia Engineering Recruiting and staffing for a broad spectrum of Engineering and Design positions across multiple industries such as Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Instrumentation, Food, Chemical, Petroleum, and Consumer.  We have a dedicated Philadelphia Engineering Recruiting team that focuses exclusively on this segment.  Positions include technical, management and executive levels (including Directors and Vice Presidents) and many segments from product design and development to capital projects and manufacturing support.   Disciplines include Mechanical, Civil, Environmental, Chemical and Electrical Engineering.  Call or email us today and let us show you what our Philadelphia Engineering Recruiting team can do!

Some typical positions that we have placed are:

AutoCAD & other CAD Systems
Medical Device


Our internal database contains thousands of qualified engineering and design professionals that our Philadelphia Engineering Recruiting team has established relationships with.  We are typically able to provide you with outstanding candidates within days of a request if not sooner.  Here are some candidates our staff has identified as exceptional in what they do, and potentially high impact hires at their new organizations:


Featured Engineering Candidates:


242,442 – VP, Sales and Service*Will consider consulting or temporary opportunities* Broad domestic and international experience in advanced technology businesses. Led cross-functional programs increasing market share from 20% to 50%. Key role in managing growth of the business from $ 50M to $ 800M. Responsible for planning and execution of the annual operating plan. Product line sales doubled from 2010 thru 2012. Develop and implement business strategies establishing value and increasing sales & gross margins. Develop and implement business and technology strategies to meet advanced packaging need. Functional roles include sales and service, marketing and product management, engineering, operations, and manufacturing. Establish & train sales channels for the U.S., Europe & Asia. BSEE. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Joe Peters,


54,503 – Director, Engineering and Facilities*Will consider consulting or temporary opportunities* Extensive experience in leasing, planning, construction, equipment installation, operation, and support of highly complex, heavily regulated facilities and operations. Established new capital projects, space planning and CAD services business with a team of 55; doubled initial $34MM project portfolio over 3 years. Provided services for North American region (17 locations, including Puerto Rico). Consult with engineering and manufacturing firms to define trends and business opportunities, and usage of single use, disposable equipment and supplies in the biopharmaceutical industry. Led facilities planning and construction efforts, from site evaluations and business acquisitions, to total conversion of speculative office building into R&D center, then to commercial manufacturing facility, then to state-of-the-art biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing facility with pilot plant and aseptic filling. MBA. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Joe Peters,


240,436 – Director, Network and Telecommunications*Will consider consulting or temporary opportunities* 15 years of program and department management expertise. Designed and established complete infrastructure, supporting locations in the United States, as well as overseas. Led an Enterprise Communications Program that deployed a centralized Avaya Aura platform across all US facilities. This solution reduced maintenance and support costs by 70%, and local/long distance costs by 75%. Conducted IT due diligence reviews and prepared integration cost and synergy savings estimates to support a $410M acquisition of six Clinical Supply facilities located in the US, UK & Singapore. Developed and executed work plans to support data networks, telecommunications, and messaging. Developed separation plans and led efforts supporting the successful divestiture of US based Commercial Packaging facilities. Developed and implemented a network switching strategy that increased performance, capabilities, and reliability, which reduced capital cost by 50% and annual maintenance costs by 85%. Developed integration plans and led efforts supporting multiple acquisitions for the Pharmaceutical Technologies and Services business which totaled over 50+ facilities in the US. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact John Barry,


74,291 – Production Supervisor*Will consider consulting or temporary opportunities* Experience supervising 50+ team members, and managing up to 6 departments. Organized employees from different departments to set goal to reduce Preventive Maintenance (PM) frequency 50%, and eventually exceeded 60%. Drive performance Training / Safety Programs; advocate job flexibility and innovation. Incorporate Attribute / P-Charting controls to run more favorable robust processes. Posted defects highlighted 75% scrap rate reduction (8% to 2%), improved efficiencies and diminished chances of defect impacting customers. Scrap Reduction Leader –Green Belt. Certified – ISO 9001 / 2000. Lean Manufacturing – 5S. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Lisa Gabor,


147,362 – Automation and Control Engineer – Over 25 years experience in Electrical and Computer Engineering, including: Extensive experience in Electrical Engineering, Design, Programming, Instrumentation & Controls, Field Service, Management, Training. Extensive experience in I&C design, Startups, troubleshooting, repair. Experience with DeltaV, Allan Bradley PLC, DCS, Motion Control, HMI, Industrial PC, Vision Hardware, MicroScan, Logix 5000, Square D/Modicon Software. Installation and start up for vision inspect hardware and software systems. Projects including FAT, Site Verification and SAT. Troubleshooting Hardware and software. Networking management, User account and security and Alarm management. BSEE. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tony DeGulis,


185,384 – CNC Machinist *Will consider consulting or temporary opportunities* –20+ years diverse industry experience, 13+ years CNC Programming experience. Set Up and Production of CNC vertical and horizontal machine centers. Collaborate with engineering on new projects. Experience Training and educating staff. Edit and improve programs to decrease run times and improve production. Production of tooling and parts for distribution to government vendors. HAAS, Fadel, Mazak, Kitamura, double spindle OKK, Urawa. HAAS vertical CNC 3, 4 & 5 axis. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact John Barry,