Recruiting Services

Sarammi Recruiting & Headhunting Services is a boutique search firm specializing in sourcing, recruiting and executive search for:

Manufacturing Professionals - Human Resources/Labor Relations, Operations, Supply Chain, Sales, Research & Development

Direct Hire Placement (Permanent), Temporary/Contract Placement and Temp to Hire Placement

Entry-Level to Executive Level

Friday, July 3, 2015

Metallurgical Research and Development Manager

A leader and award winning manufacturer is looking to hire a Metallurgical Research and Development Manager for their Research & Innovation Center.

Relocation Assistance Offered

The Manager of Research and Development will be responsible for providing leadership in developing technologies and provide product development resources.   You will serve as the primary contact for Research, Operations and Quality Control and make sure that safety policies and procedures are implemented and enforced effectively.

  • Manage Metallurgical Research Engineers
  • Responsible for goal setting and project approvals 
  • Be in charge of budgets and resources

The successful candidate will have:
  • M.S. or PhD in Metallurgical Engineering or Materials Science
  • 7+ years of research experience 
  • Some management experience
  • Must be eligible to work for any U.S. employer without sponsorship

For More Information contact Cori Sachais -

Cori Sachais
Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist


Friday, June 19, 2015

Materials Science Engineer - Pittsburgh

An award winning, leading metals producer is looking to hire a Materials Science/Metallurgical Engineer to be a technical resource for their departments.

The Materials Science/Metallurgical Engineer will be responsible for conducting trials and analyzing results to make improvements on the quality of products, monitor and analyze products for customer satisfaction and quality improvement and develop and implement processes to improve product quality to drive improved costs.

The successful candidate will have:
  • A Bachelors Degree in Metallurgy, Metallurgical Engineering or Materials Science.
  • 3+ years of experience working with metals or other material processing.
  • The ability to work in a heavy manufacturing environment.
  • Must be eligible to work for a U.S. employer without sponsorship

For more information contact Cori Sachais -

Cori Sachais (Swidorsky)
Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Regional Sales Manager - North East Region - Oil & Gas Industry

A world leader in industrial explosives and manufacturer of perforating systems for oilfields, is looking to hire a Regional Sales Manager for the North East Region. Preferably based out of Pittsburgh or surrounding areas.

The Regional Sales Manager will be responsible for influencing companies to purchase their products as well as Exploration and Production (E&P) companies specifying their products.

  • Drive sales within the North East Region through aggressive prospecting, generating, qualifying and closing sales.
  • Use a broad blend of selling activities including: cold-calling, value-selling, up-selling, cross-selling, incentive and performance packages and effective negotiation and closing techniques.
  • Work closely with customer contacts to manage and grow customer relationships and identifying new opportunities.
You will be a self-starter who can create a significant pipeline of new business opportunities within a short period of time, and effectively manage deals through the entire sales process through to profitable closure.

Desired Skills and Experience

·         BA/BS engineering degree preferred.

·         Minimum of 10 years of experience in sales preferably selling to oilfield services and E&P companies. Wireline, perforating or completion field experience highly desirable.

·         Track record of sales excellence; a proven sales hunter and closer. 

·         Effective negotiation skills balanced with strong relationship building skills.

For more information and immediate consideration contact:

Cori Sachais (Swidorsky)
Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist

Friday, May 29, 2015

Vice President (VP) of Finance - Southwestern PA - Confidential Search

Our client, an international leader in their chosen industry is seeking a Vice President, Finance for their multi-location international operations.  

The Company is headquartered in Southwestern Pennsylvania, provides manufacturing/processing consulting and design services to heavy industry.  The VP, Finance reports directly to the President and is actively involved with the President, the Board and other stakeholders in managing and leading the business.  

He/she will lead a small team, be actively involved in strategic planning and goal setting, will travel internationally to ensure appropriate governance is in place across the organization and be a key member of the senior team.  

Additional information will be shared with qualified candidates once a non-disclosure agreement has been executed.  

Contact: Cori -

Cori Sachais (Swidorsky)
Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist

Sr. Buyer/Purchasing Manager

U.S. based manufacturer is looking to hire a Senior Buyer or Purchasing Manager.    The Sr. Buyer will be responsible for ensuring proactive scheduling, management and monitoring of production to meet customer requirements ensuring on time delivery while maintaining inventory at agreed levels
  • Manage inventory including raw materials, work-in-progress (WIP) and finished goods
  • Oversee the daily purchasing and materials control activities and track performance with focused performance metrics.
  • Drive constant price improvements.
  • Establish and maintain an impeccable record of delivering materials to production on time and under budget.
  • Provide high level of assistance to operations to quickly resolve problems. 

  • 5+ years of buying (purchasing) or purchasing management within a high volume manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with ERP/MRP systems
  • A bachelor’s degree is required, an advanced degree is preferred  
For more information contact Cori:  

Cori Sachais (Swidorsky)
Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist

Thursday, April 23, 2015

VP of Global Operations - Pittsburgh, PA

An Engineering company in the Pittsburgh area is looking to hire a VP of Global Operations who will be a key member of the leadership team, resides in Pittsburgh and directs operations for the Company.

The VP of Global Operations will report directly to the President and operations include global manufacturing, global sourcing and supply chain, materials management, order services, manufacturing engineering, production planning, quality control, environmental & safety compliance.

  • Work closely with the President and Senior Management Team, providing ongoing senior level reporting, making recommendations/presentations as appropriate to ensure everyone is up-to-speed on all manufacturing matters and in agreement with operational focus and direction.
  • Develop and implement a global sourcing strategy to meet the changing, global needs of the organization, encompassing both national and international sourcing and contract manufacturing, embracing leading sourcing management practices and technologies.  
  • Lead and manage effectively in a union environment ensuring strong, ongoing relationships, creating a productive work environment
  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering preferred; advanced degree a plus.
  • 5- 7 years overall leadership of a manufacturing organization required (preferably in the metals space but not required); global manufacturing experience desired; experience in a job shop manufacturing environment helpful.  Integrated Planning Systems knowledge strongly desired.
  • Significant union manufacturing environment management experience required; contract negotiation experience desired.
  • Lean/Six Sigma/Process improvement experience in a manufacturing environment required.
  • Global sourcing experience highly desired; sourcing experience required; contract negotiation/management; global sourcing optimization experience desired.
  • Project management experience required.  
  • Must be able to travel to meet the requirements of the position, which may change year-to-year, and will include international travel.
For more contact Cori Swidorsky:

Cori Swidorsky
Recruitment Specialist

Plant Engineering Manager - West Virginia - Relocation Offered

An Innovative specialized manufacturing and engineering organization is looking to hire Plant Engineering Managers to work at their West Virginia Plant. (Near Charleston)

Relocation Assistance Offered

These could be 2 separate positions or 1 position overseeing both groups.  

The successful individual will have experience with managing Mechanical, Electrical and/or Civil Engineers, successful history of managing projects, forecasting costs, coming under budget and pricing projects.  You will be known as an ultimate problem solver, a go-getter and a take charge person, who likes to be out on the floor in the middle of the action.  You will report directly to the President

Manager of Plant Engineering – Mechanical
  • Capital project creation and implementation, machinery design, and technical support.
  • Create and assist in training programs throughout the plant. 
  • Manage construction throughout the plant and be involved with crane inspection, quality and safety programs.
  • Oversee Mechanical and Civil Engineers
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or Civil Engineering
  • 8+ years of heavy industry experience. 

Manager of Plant Engineering – Electrical
  • Supervise the Electrical Technology Group
  • Electrical aspects of capital project creation and implementation.
  • BS in Electrical Engineering
  • 5 + years relevant heavy industry experience. 
  • In depth experience on PLC’s (SLC 500 and PLC 5, and Allen Bradley PanelView), solid state AC & DC motor controls, and troubleshooting skills. 
For more information contact: Cori Swidorsky -

Cori Swidorsky
Recruitment Specialist