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What’s more, the ad projects zero warmth about Elsevier—its commitment to excellence, to its customers and employees.
The place sounds like a zoo—more Hell-Severe than Elsevier.
What was Elsevier thinking? Was anybody thinking at all?
This position is one of 23 openings in Pennsylvania out of 456 Elsevier job openings nationwide.
A Great Help Wanted Ad
I glanced at The Philadelphia Inquirer Classified Section this past Sunday and on the front page was an ad from Parsons Engineering that, to my way of thinking, is a stunner. Compare this to the Hell-Severe ad above:
NOW HIRING AT OUR AIKEN ENGINEERING CENTER
Founded in 1944, and with over 11,000 employees worldwide, Parsons is one of the largest 100% employee-owned engineering and construction companies in the United States. Parsons has established an outstanding performance record over many decades and our employees have worked on major projects throughout North America and in more than 30 countries; As a leader in our industry, Parsons maintains a competitive edge with our innovative designs, creativity and flexible approach to difficult opportunities.
Parsons is staffing our full-service Regional Engineering Center in Aiken, South Carolina. The center will provide technical and management solutions to industrial customers as well as to federal, regional, and local government agencies throughout the United States.
We have the following opportunities available:
Sr. Project Managers
Sr. Heat Exchange
Sr. Pipe Stress
Principal Material Handling
Sr. Pipe Support
* 4/10 work schedule Monday—Thursday.
* Competitive compensation
* Complete benefits package including extensive
medical/vision/dental care, long-term care plan,
401(k) matching, employee-stock option plan,
generous paid time off and much more.
* Work alongside leading industry professionals with
access to the latest technology.
* Opportunity to work on high visibility “marquee” projects
that can enhance or help you build your reputation in
the company, the industry and your chosen field.
* We’re a private company, owned 100% for the benefit
of our employees.