Are Employers to Blame for the Diesel Technician Shortage?


Many heavy equipment OEMs, dealers, remanufacturers, and rental companies are struggling with the diesel technician shortage. What’s behind the shortage? We’ve learned from our many interviews with diesel technicians that there are several factors, which we highlight below, that are the reasons why you are struggling to hire and keep your diesel technicians. Most of … Read more

What is the Resume Purpose in Today’s Hiring Process?

Resumes are not a thing of the past. They still have a significant purpose in the hiring process. In short, your resume is your personal marketing piece.  It, like any wrapper, label, or advertisement for products and services, should be attractive and provide clear communication for the sole purpose of getting the attention and approval … Read more

Is Total Compensation All About the Money?

For 25+ years we have recruited on thousands of searches for companies in just about every industry. These companies have ranged in size from start-up to Fortune 50.  The result of our work has led to tens of thousands of candidate interviews. Here’s what we’ve learned: total compensation is not all about the money. Almost … Read more

Hitachi partners with Jordan Sitter for upcoming hiring efforts

We are pleased to announce a new partnership between Jordan Sitter and Hitachi. Hitachi is a strong, global, competitive enterprise providing total solutions for customers in the heavy construction and mining equipment industry. Jordan Sitter is the premier provider of recruiting and executive search services to heavy machinery manufacturers, dealers, and rental companies representing industries … Read more

Rec Tech: What are the best Recruiting Technologies?

Digital Transformation, neologism, and Rec Tech (Recruiting Technology). What is ‘Neologism’ you ask? Well, Neologism is defined as a newly coined word or expression, or the coining or use of new words. Since the cloud revolution began several years ago, tech start-ups fueled by investor capital and programmers armed with elegant programming languages have been … Read more