About Kristen Roper

Kristen Roper is Owner and President of TRIAD Engineering Corp. (www.triad-eng.com), an engineering staffing firm based in Lynnfield, Massachusetts that connects successful firms with technical talent throughout Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. For almost 50 years, TRIAD has provided clients with flexible staffing arrangements including contract, contract-to-direct, and direct placement services.

How to Select the Best Massachusetts Engineering Staffing Agency

By | 2018-11-07T21:43:55+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Categories: Engineering Staffing|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

A Boston-area Recruiter Answers Your Engineering Staffing Agency Questions Choosing an engineering staffing agency as your partner in recruiting the best employees for your Boston-area or Massachusetts company is crucial to your long-term success. Massachusetts is home to several dynamic engineering and technology hubs located throughout major cities such as Boston, Cambridge and Waltham; and extending [...]

The Best LinkedIn Profile Tips for Engineering Job Seekers in 2018

By | 2018-08-07T20:56:15+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: LinkedIn|Tags: , , , |

2018 Guide to Creating the Best LinkedIn Profile for Engineers: Tips from a Recruiter Over many years working with employers and candidates in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island to fill positions across engineering disciplines, I’ve gained firsthand experience connecting engineering job-seekers with employers offering in-demand engineering positions. When engineers and candidates for engineering positions [...]

Phone Interview Tips for Managers

By | 2018-08-07T21:21:02+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Phone Interviews|Tags: , , , , , |

In our region’s highly-competitive engineering market, hiring managers must continually seek suitable candidates to fill engineering positions to round out their teams and grow their businesses. A critical step in the process of efficiently screening a potential new employee is a phone interview. Successful Phone Interviewing for Managers: Tips from a Recruiter In my decades [...]

Phone Interview Tips for Engineers – A Technical Recruiter’s Perspective

By | 2018-08-09T04:07:05+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Phone Interviews|Tags: , , , , , |

Throughout every engineer’s career, he or she must participate in conversations with hiring managers when seeking new employment or a new position within their current firm. The typical tool for initiating this process is a phone interview. Just as your resume is designed to outline your strengths as an engineering professional, the interview process is [...]

How to Prepare for Your Engineering Interview

By | 2018-07-23T19:19:07+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Interview Tips|Tags: , , , , |

At various points throughout every engineer’s career, he or she must participate in a conversation with a hiring manager – or a group of managers – regarding employment status. Whether you seek employment with a new firm or a new position with your current employer, this conversation, and the entire interview process, is your opportunity [...]

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The Perfect Engineering Resume

By | 2018-07-23T19:22:07+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Resumes|Tags: , |

Creating the Perfect Resume Starts with Understanding what Employers are Looking for in Mechanical, Electrical, Quality, Manufacturing, Robotics/Automation, Civil Engineers, and more A resume is a powerful marketing tool for engineers across all disciplines and throughout all career stages who seek new employment opportunities for the next step in their career. Your resume should create [...]

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Tips for Increasing Your Engineering Salary

By | 2018-07-23T19:25:21+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Salaries|Tags: , , , |

Engineering is widely considered a rewarding and potentially lucrative career choice, with a broad spectrum of disciplines in which to specialize, along with annual salaries that may exceed $100k with practical work experience. Engineers generally tend to earn more than the national average salary and engineering salaries are expected to rise over the next several years. In my experience [...]

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2017 Massachusetts Engineer Salary Trends

By | 2018-07-23T19:29:14+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Categories: Massachusetts|Tags: , , , |

One of the most interesting aspects of operating an engineering staffing firm is the firsthand opportunity to witness trends in engineer salaries for the most common and popular engineering disciplines. Job-seekers and employers constantly seek to keep pace with the ever-changing engineering salary landscape, to ensure they position themselves to maximize their investment, no matter [...]

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4 Tips For Engineering Students

By | 2018-07-19T06:53:56+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Categories: Students|Tags: , , |

In our profession, we are fortunate to work with engineers through the entire career spectrum – from those still in school and beginning to think about future career opportunities, to seasoned engineering managers/directors/vice presidents either seeking their next career challenge or searching for talent to grow their current engineering team. With this more senior group of [...]

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Interviewing Engineering Staff: Questions that Can Get You in Trouble

By | 2018-07-19T06:54:43+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Categories: Interview Tips|Tags: , , , |

Interviewing for engineering staff can be stressful – even for hiring managers. The employment law landscape changes frequently and can be confusing, particularly if you don’t interview regularly. As such, if you’re planning to add engineering staff early next year now may be a good time to review your company’s interviewing procedures to minimize exposure to [...]

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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.