Sectors we cover

Chemical

Sector Overview

As one of the USA’s biggest manufacturing (and top exporting) sectors, chemical is a crucial part of the nation.

  • The USA is positioned as a world leader in chemical production and exports, producing 18% of all global chemical shipments.
  • There are more than 13,000 firms within the sector, making over 70,000 products.
  • Over 800,000 Americans are employed in the industry.
  • There’s great pressure on the chemical sector to decarbonize and reduce plastic waste.
  • Many are starting to realize the benefits of digital transformation, so it’s expected that more and more companies will take advantage of things like sensors, cognitive computing, and advanced data analytics.

Sector Details

With climate change pushing the requirement for sustainability in the chemicals sector, plus the drive for digitalization and a need to be more customer centric, leaders have a lot to juggle. Our chemical recruitment specialists can work closely with you to secure your high-skilled players.

  • As a chemical recruiter, we’ll help you fill all manner of roles, from procurement and purchasing through to pharmaceuticals.
  • Chemical leaders must have excellent time-management skills and be able to act with agility when required.
  • Candidates have access to a number of opportunities related to the five distinct components of USA chemicals (agricultural, basic, specialty, consumer products, and pharmaceuticals).

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