23 Answers to Common questions about recruiters (2020)

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Answers to general questions job seekers have about recruiters As a job seeker, you may have questions about working with a recruiter for the first time. As a technical staffing agency, we answer questions that are commonly asked by candidates who may or may not have worked with a recruiter before and are currently in… Read More »

28 Top Interview Questions to ask Engineering Managers (2020)

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Questions you should ask an engineering manager in an interview When an engineering manager asks you “do you have any questions?” Take this opportunity to show a genuine interest in the company and don’t be shy about it. It’s important to be prepared and have interview questions ready for engineering managers so you learn about… Read More »

9 Types of CAD Software Companies Use (2020)

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There are a variety of engineering and design jobs that use CAD (computer-aided design software). We often get asked what CAD software companies use. As a busy staffing agency for engineers, and designers we know it depends on the particular industry a company is in. Different CAD systems are tailored towards certain industries, with crossover… Read More »

6 Major Job Application Mistakes to Avoid

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Mistakes to avoid when filling out a job application Everyone makes mistakes, but when looking for a new job with engineering recruitment agencies in Chicago or directly with companies there are 6 major mistakes you want to avoid.  Just spending a few extra minutes to fix these mistakes may make the difference between getting the job… Read More »

8 Steps To Improve a Linkedin Profile

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How do I improve my LinkedIn profile for recruiters? Here are some Linkedin Profile tips. As technical recruiters when reviewing hundreds of engineering, design, and IT profiles weekly here are some of the mistakes we still see on a daily basis for those job seekers with a profile on LinkedIn. How to improve a LinkedIn… Read More »

5 Details That Should Not Be On a Resume

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What information should not be on a resume? As recruiters that read hundreds of resumes and the top 5 pieces of information we see on a resume that should not be their include, irrelevant work experience, personal information, listing references, wage information from jobs, strange fonts, and colors.  Irrelevant work experience If you have 3… Read More »

5 Reasons Your Resume / CV Is Not Working (2020)

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Are you applying every week to openings and still not landing jobs? As a engineering, IT, or technical professional your CV/resume is a hiring manager’s introduction to you and most of these managers pay attention to the details. It’s important to catch a recruiter or prospective employer’s attention in the very first few lines of… Read More »

7 Common Mistakes On a Resume

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What are the common mistakes of a resume? 7 common mistakes we still see when reviewing hundreds of engineering and IT related resumes on a daily basis include: Omitting key experience, no employment dates, a resume is too long, bad contact information, resume typos, lack of an objective, and strange font/resume formatting. 1. Omitting key… Read More »

Top Engineering Design and IT Jobs in Houston TX

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Apollo Technical strives to match job seekers with some of the best jobs in Houston TX with top clients. Check out some of our latest job opportunities or contact our Houston TX office at 832.519.1704  and we can help you find the type of position you are looking for.   Network Assistant / Network Admin… Read More »

5 Tips To Consider When Talking To Multiple Recruiters

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Nothing is more frustrating than having your resume submitted twice by multiple recruiters you’re talking with and losing out on a job. As technical recruiters ourselves we see this often. Here are a few ways to avoid this. When talking to multiple recruiters make sure you’re keeping accurate records, require consent to have your resume… Read More »