Technical and Engineering Staffing and Direct-Hire Search

Our headquarters in Houston, Texas, places us at the heart of the global energy, petrochemical and chemical process industries. Furthermore, our deep knowledge of the industry, the technology, the markets, the tools and the talent pool enable us to source and deliver the highest quality talent to meet time-sensitive staffing needs. We’ve been providing the technical professional talent you need to drive upstream, downstream and midstream forward since 1983. Read more about Our Process.

One Stop. National Reach.

When you come to Whitaker Technical to find the qualified professionals you need, or to find the right opportunity for you, you need look no further. We provide contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire placement services across the country in contingency, engaged and retained search capacities.

We deliver professionals from field staff to executive management in all the pertinent disciplines including:

  • Engineering (Chemical, Mechanical, Electrical, and Petroleum)
  • Instrumentation and Controls
  • Project Engineering and Management
  • Environmental, Health and Safety
  • Economics and Planning
  • Supply and Distribution
  • Transportation and Marketing
  • Pipeline Operations
  • Geosciences (Geology and Geophysics)
  • Drilling Management
  • Drilling Services
  • Landmen

Precision Matching. The Right Fit.

In business since 1983, we have extensive experience in our industries and have synthesized a unique and successful methodology including research, extensive networking for candidate sourcing, in-depth prescreening and reference checking, to find the candidate that truly matches the need of the client whether the position is direct-hire or contract. The result is quality, cost-effective national staffing solutions for our clients.

We also ensure that each professional we submit is a perfect match in regard to personality, attitude and the interpersonal skills needed to assimilate into the company or facility’s culture. By developing comprehensive understanding of each client’s business and environment, we can match candidates by both qualification and suitability or, in other words, “chemistry.” We make sure that every candidate we submit is Whitaker Qualified.


For more information about working with one of our Staffing Consultants, please contact us today at 800.925.5110. Visit our job portal to learn more about our current job opportunities nationwide.