Engineering Staffing

strategic solutions. premier talent.

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Engineering Staffing

Strategic solutions. Premier engineering talent.

Any engineering organization demands an equally effective workforce partner, with the integrity and technical competence to ensure high performance from its engineering talent.

Kelly specializes in providing workforce solutions to the engineering industry and has been placing contract engineers with clients since 1965. We’ve built our recruitment success on the value of quality people. That's more than 50 years of history in developing our solutions to address the workforce challenges of the engineering community, across an array of specialized industries.


Reliable quality performance 

Here, your business can realize service excellence delivered at its highest level of performance: through a fully scalable range of engineering workforce solutions, led by a tenured staff for more efficient, consistent outcomes. And as one of the world’s largest suppliers of engineering professionals, we offer proven expertise to address any operational requirement, featuring:

  • Project- or SOW-based engineering work
  • Training and intern program management
  • Fully outsourced engineering functions
  • Contract staffing
  • Direct hire

Successful engineers anticipate change—so whether you need engineering workforce support or want to elevate your career in engineering—we have the expertise, resources, and flexibility to help. Kelly constantly cultivates industry knowledge and resources to innovate our recruiting strategies, technology, and best practices.


Work with Kelly. Work with the best. 

Learn how our expertise in talent retention can also help you thrive despite a growing shortage of engineering labor. Kelly engineers graduate from a variety of ABET-accredited programs, including all 10 of the top 10 engineering schools in the U.S.

Partner with a solutions expert that offers a strategic approach to engineering talent, informed by deep insight for more efficient, performance-driven business value. Contact Kelly today.


Engineering Industry Specializations

Reliable solutions for a dynamic workforce 

Kelly is committed to delivering performance through the most efficient workforce solution available for your engineering requirements—whether in contract, statement of work, contract-to-hire, or full-time and direct-hire arrangements. That's why we approach engineering recruitment with a mix of time-honored best practices and resourceful engagement with today's connected and global workforce.

We deliver expert engineering talent that performs mission-critical work for our clients at a better overall value than Engineering Services firms such as EPC, A&E, or consulting firms. We recruit and retain both highly motivated, qualified engineers and engineering support professionals for a wide range of industries and disciplines—including the areas of focus listed below:

Engineering Disciplines

  • Aeronautical
  • Automation
  • Chemical
  • Civil / Structural
  • Designers / Drafters
  • Electrical / Electronics
  • Engineering Technicians
  • Energy Management
  • Health, Safety and Environmental
  • Industrial
  • Instrumentation / Controls
  • Manufacturing / Processing
  • Mechanical
  • Petroleum
  • Plant / Facilities / MRO
  • Project Management
  • Quality / Lean / Six Sigma
  • Research & Development
  • Sustainability
  • Technical Publications / Writing
  • Testing and Validation

Industry Segments

  • Aerospace
  • Alternative Energy
  • Automotive 
  • Biotechnology
  • Consumer Products
  • Defense
  • Electronics 
  • Energy and Power 
  • Food / Beverage
  • Clean Technology
  • Infrastructure
  • Manufacturing  
  • Medical Device 
  • Nanotechnology
  • Nuclear
  • Petrochemical / Oil & Gas 
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Plastics / Packaging
  • Quality
  • Semiconductors
  • Shipbuilding
  • Telecommunications

See why we are a leading supplier for consultative staffing services and related technical workforce solutions—characterized by a high degree of technical competence, dependability, and performance. Contact Kelly today.

Project Services

Strategic project innovations, featuring top engineering talent

Kelly engages best-in-class project management methodologies, support systems, and subject matter experts to provide our clients with a high-quality, focused approach to project initiatives. Support for consulting and project services take our talent management strategies to the next level, built on the core strength of Kelly recruitment.

Kelly is among the most credible, qualified workforce partners available to engineering clients. Areas of proven expertise include: 

  • PMO Integration
  • Project Teams
  • Project Management
  • SOW-based Services

Rely on a partner you can trust for project services with access to one of the world's largest pools of qualified engineering talent at all levels, featuring:

  • Scalable project development and deployment
  • Customized PMO integration solutions
  • Global talent delivery 
  • Targeted industry-specific expertise
  • Commercially viable project innovation

Kelly is known for our focus on time, scope, and budget to deliver results that boost your bottom line. For more information, please contact:

Joseph Lampinen
Phone: (312) 439-7374