Our owner and president, Joan R. Walters, obtained her BS degree from Central Michigan University and her MA from Western Michigan University in Personnel and Counseling. Her background includes 10 years in Human Resources in Automotive Manufacturing and 25+ years in Engineering Recruitment. She specializes in the placement of architectural and engineering professionals for A&E and E&A firms. She holds a CPC from The National Association of Personnel Consultants.
Following a successful career working with executive search firms placing direct hire and contract professionals in the A/E/C industry, Joan founded JR WALTERS RESOURCES, INC. in 1993.
Before joining executive search firms, she worked as an HR Manager in automotive manufacturing.
Joan has an MA in Personnel and Counseling from Western Michigan University and a BS from Central Michigan University. She holds the CPC certification from The National Association of Personnel Consultants
She is the past president for EPWA (Executive and Professional Business Women's Association). She currently is on the Board of the SWMI SHRM chapter as the Past President. She serves as an Ambassador for the Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber of Commerce, where she was awarded Ambassador of the year in 2007 and 2013.
She is an active volunteer with a number of community organizations
Who are we?
JR Walters Resources is a firm staffed by individuals with many years of personal experience in the engineering and human resources fields..
What is our specialty?
JR Walters Resources specializes in the placement of architectural and engineering professionals. Architects, HVAC/ME Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Civil Engineers, Surveyors, Structural Engineers, Interior Designers.
How are we different?
JR Walters Resources' staff credentials include years of being on your side of the desk. We offer a realistic understanding of your needs, your busy schedule and your budget constraints.
We believe that you know your personal needs. WE WILL NOT put "square pegs in round holes" just to fill a position. The individuals we place have the technical skills, demonstrated competence and productivity you require.
Our Mission Statement
Our mission is to provide fast, courteous, and honest service to you and your company. We are committed to serving you.