Welcome to Specialized Career Search

Welcome to Specialized Career Search, a search and placement firm dedicated to Placing People for Success in the mining, energy and heavy process industries related to cement, lime, coal, oil and gas, minerals and metals, pulp and paper, chemicals and construction materials.

Over the past decade, Larry Stauffer, a certified personnel consultant, and his team have placed hundreds of qualified technical and executive candidates within businesses large and small. With an emphasis on building lasting relationships with candidates and companies, Specialized Career Search will work closely with you, ensuring your success and satisfaction.

Contact us today to launch our unique search for your perfect candidate or career.


“I have worked with Larry and his team since 2002.  His professionalism and awareness of the industry have always been helpful to my professional career as well for other professionals.  I consider his expertise to be the industry standard and his networking capabilities have always helped me to reach better suitable positions based on my expertise.”