Laura Shoults

Director | Engineering & Operations Search


As a mechanical engineer who previously worked for 3M, Laura understands the experience needed for critical engineering roles, plant managers, directors and strategic leaders. Laura helps Minneapolis, MN area businesses and manufacturers identify and successfully on-board top talent that will help a business successfully exceed their goals.

As an engineering & manufacturing recruiter for the last 9 years, Laura has a deep network of talent in key engineering positions and manufacturing leadership.  Laura has placed well over 200 positions that include individual contributors and leadership roles focused on designing, developing and producing better products.

Laura’s Recent Search Engagements include:

  • › Senior Director of Operations- Family owned, multi-site manufacturer
  • › Vice President of Quality- Global Fortune 500 technology leader
  • › Engineering Manager– Large Construction Equipment Manufacturer
  • › Plant Manager– Private and corporate plants in the Minneapolis area
  • › Engineering Leader– Design and development of competitive consumer products
  • › Product Engineer– Privately held, industrial equipment producer
  • › Advanced R&D Leader – Employee owned, industry leading highly innovative products
  • › Director of Engineering– Private equity ownership, producing high end consumer (electronic) products


About Versique

Versique is one of the largest recruiting firms in the Midwest and specializes in both consulting (Information Technology & Human Resources) and permanent placement. With a valuable blend of functional, industry and recruiting experience, our award-winning team of headhunters has a proven track record of delivering exceptional talent acquisition solutions. The Versique brand represents a powerful combination of “versatile” and “unique” as it hints at the concept of “search” in its pronunciation: ver-seek.

Versatile: We have thirteen specialized teams: Finance & Accounting | Human Resources | Information Technology | Engineering & Operations | Sales | Marketing | Consumer Packaged Goods | Healthcare | Manufacturing | Family Owned | Executive Search | Demand Generation | Banking & Financial Services

Unique: Our Talent Activation Process has consistently proven to deliver high performance and high retention for our clients.


Contact Laura to Start Your Search!

Is your team or business in need of an new Engineering & Manufacturing hire?

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