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Student Jobs / Internship Postings

Company Date Posted Location Title
Tech Cast 5/11/2015 Pennsylvania Product Engineer
Del Sol Industrial Services, Inc. 5/11/2015 Canyon Lake, TX Internship Opportunities
M/I Homes of San Antonio 5/11/2015 San Antonio, TX Construction Superintendent
Myers Concrete Construction 4/15/2015 Wimberley, TX Concrete Construction Procurement Administrator
A Greater Austin Development Co., Ltd. 4/6/2015 Austin, TX Concrete Estimator
Graham-White 3/23/2015 Salem, VA Foundry Process Engineer
Graham-White 3/23/2015 Salem, VA Foundry Intern
T. F. Harper & Associates, LP 3/17/2015 Austin, TX Project Estimator/Manager
Central Road and Utility, Ltd. (CRU, Ltd.) 3/6/2015 Austin, TX Assistant Project Manager
Harris County/Office of the County Engineer 3/6/2015 Houston, TX Summer Internship
Aggregate Industries/Lattimore Mat'l 2/20/2015 DFW Metroplex/Southern Oklahoma Summer Internship
Aggregate Industries - West and Agg. 2/18/2015 TX. & NM. Production Engineer
Aggregate Industries - Ready Mix 2/18/2015 Chantilly, VA. Production Engineer
LandGraphics 2/12/2015 Buda, TX Entry-Level CAD Drafter
Oil City Iron Works, Inc. 2/6/2015 Corsicana, TX Various
Denison Industries 2/6/2015 Denison, TX Various
ExOne 2/6/2015 Houston, TX Various
East Jordan Ironworks 2/6/2015 Ardmore, OK Various
CWC A Textron Company 2/6/2015 Muskegon, MI Internships
Applied Process Inc. 2/6/2015 Livonia, MI Internships
Emerson Industrial Automation 2/3/2015 Huston, TX Foundry Engineering Intern
Martin Sprocket and Gear, Inc. 2/3/2015 Dallas, TX Foundry Engineering Intern
Alamo Cement Company 2/2/2015 San Antonio, TX Process Engineer
Kammok 1/28/2015 Austin, TX Kammok
Pioneer Wealth Management Group 1/26/2015 Wealth Management Intern
Perry Homes 1/9/2015 Houston, TX Summer 2015 Internships
United Forming, Inc. 1/9/2015 Austin, TX Summer 2015 Internships
Argonne National Laboratory 12/3/2014 TBA Summer 2015 Internships

Tech Cast

Date Posted:  5/11/2015

Position:  Product Engineer

Location:  Pennsylvania

Job Description:
Responsibilities include reviewing requests for quotes, determine our production capability, obtain outside processing prices, develop process instructions, trouble-shoot problems, reduce scrap, audit processes to reduce cost and provide technical support for new and existing products.

Apply in person or submit resume to:
Or Email to:

Del Sol Industrial Services, Inc.

Date Posted:  5/11/2015

Position:  Internship Opportunities

Location:  Canyon Lake, TX

Job Description:
Please click on above link to view more details.

If Interested:
Please contact - Mr. Lee White President
Del Sol Industrial Services, Inc.
830-237-7760 Cell

M/I Homes of San Antonio

Date Posted:  5/11/2015

Position:  Construction Superintendent

Location:  San Antonio, TX

Job Description:
Supervises and coordinates the on-site construction activities for assigned subdivision. Monitors the completion of each construction phase through coordination, scheduling and inspection of each home. Ensures quality craftsmanship and customer satisfaction in accordance with Company goals and objectives.

To apply:
Please contact - Kelly Cunningham | Vice President of Operations
M/I Homes of San Antonio
Office: (210) 562-3460 EXT. 131 | Mobile: (512) 810-9559 |
3619 Paesano's Parkway | 202 | San Antonio, Tx | 78231

Myers Concrete Construction

Date Posted:  4/15/2015

Position:  Concrete Construction Procurement Administrator

Location:  Wimberley, TX

Job Description
Myers Concrete Construction located in Wimberley, TX is seeking a critical team player. This individual would represent our company to all our major suppliers, be a liaison for our field crews, be a right hand to our superintendent, our office manager and owner.

Consequently, the desired qualities would include:

First and foremost, experience would include

·         Construction knowledge
·         General understanding of construction plans
·         Experience with job submittals
·         Knowledge of local suppliers and materials procurement
·         Experience with job site scheduling
·         Familiar with heavy equipment
·         Communication skills
·         Microsoft office, especially Excel a must

Second and up-most personality qualities:

·         Versatility
·         Quick learner
·         Self-starter
·         Multi tasker in a fast pasted environment.
·         Good organizational skills
·         Bi-lingual a plus

To apply:

The position is available now and we welcome personal visits / interviews immediately.

Please contact -
Becky Beaty
Myers Concrete Construction, LP
PO Box 2928
2301   FM 3237
Wimberley, TX 78676
512-847-3831 fax

A Greater Austin Development Co., Ltd.

Date Posted:  4/6/2015

Position:  Concrete Estimator

Location:  Austin, TX

Job Description
A Greater Austin Development Co. is currently seeking concrete estimator for civil concrete projects. Must be highly organized, interact well with others, able to perform accurate material and quantity takeoffs (concrete, rebar, forms, etc) for input into estimating software. Knowledge of HCSS Heavy Bid estimating software a big plus. References required.   

To apply:
Please email resume to careers@gad.co

A Greater Austin Development Co., Ltd.
6500 River Place Blvd
Bldg 6 * Suite 150
Austin, TX 78730
(512) 310-9300


Date Posted:  3/23/2015

Position:  Foundry Process Engineer

Location:  Salem, VA

Job Description
•Determine and implement continuous improvement activities for Foundry processes
and systems.
•Evaluate and document results from continuous improvement activities for Foundry
•Collect, evaluate, and report data regarding Foundry quality.
•Supervise Foundry lab and personnel.
•Manage new casting projects in the Foundry.
•Perform first article inspections and determine process parameters for new castings.
•Create and maintain work instructions for Foundry processes.
•Measure and certify mechanical and metallurgical data of castings.

To apply:
Please send updated cover letter and resume to job415@grahamwhite.com

Graham‐White Manufacturing
1242 Colorado St.
Salem, VA 24153


Date Posted:  3/23/2015

Position:  Foundry Intern

Location:  Salem, VA

Job Description
• Analysis and documentation of foundry processes.
•Evaluation of mechanical and microstructural properties of castings.
•Solid modeling of castings using Solidworks.
•Solidification simulation of castings using Solidcast.
•Development and evaluation of gating and risering systems.
•Work will be performed in the production environment; steel‐toed shoes are
•Must be a United States citizen or authorized to work in the United States.

To apply:
Please send updated cover letter and resume to job515@grahamwhite.com

Graham‐White Manufacturing
1242 Colorado St.
Salem, VA 24153

T. F. Harper & Associates, LP

Date Posted:  3/17/2015

Position:  Project Estimator/Manager

Location:  Austin, TX

Job Description
Assist the Project Team in preparing project estimates & management

To apply:
If interested, resumes can be emailed directly to jobs@tfharper.com or tfh@tfharper.com

T.F. Harper & Associates, LP
103 Red Bird Lane
Austin, Texas 78745
Visit us online at www.tfharper.com


Central Road and Utility, Ltd. (CRU, Ltd.)

Date Posted:  3/6/2015

Position:  Assistant Project Manager

Location:  Austin, TX

Job Description
Full-service construction company that specializes in underground utilities, treatment plants, and lift stations in the Greater Austin Area is seeking an experienced professional to join our team. With more than 10 years in the industry, we are expanding our operations and looking for a dynamic individual to grow with us. IDEAL CANDIDATE 2+ year’s operations experience in an engineering and/or construction firm. Possess superior interpersonal skills, professional presentation, and exceptional organizational skills. Expert level of MS office suite (Word, Excel, and Microsoft Project)

To apply:
If interested, please submit cover letter, resume, and three references to testing@crultd.com.

Rebeka Villarreal
CRU, Ltd.
Central Road and Utility, Ltd.
8760 A Research Blvd., #192
Austin, Texas 78758
Office: (512) 989-2602
Fax: (512) 989-2698


Harris County/Office of the County Engineer

Dated Posted: 3/6/2015

Positions: Summer Internship

Locations: Houston, TX

Job Description

Successful candidates should have completed a minimum of two years of study and be eligible for “Junior” status in the Fall in the respective discipline from an accredited university.  Interns will work alongside experienced professionals, responsible for providing infrastructure solutions to the third largest County in the United States.  The salary will be $3,000.00 a month for three months.  Interested students should provide a resume indicating classes taken, software competency, and other associated skills or experiences.  Additionally, a letter should be included outlining why they chose their respective field, what they would like to do upon graduation, and why they would like to work for Harris County. Any additional information, such as previous military service, should be included along with contact information. 

To apply, please contact:

Packages are to be mailed to the address below no later than March 8, 2015.



Office of the County Engineer

1001 Preston St., 7th Floor

Houston TX 77002

Attention: John Blount, PE, LEED AP

County Engineer

Aggregate Industries/Lattimore Materials Corp.

Dated Posted: 2/20/2015

Positions: Summer Internship

Locations: DFW Metroplex/Southern Oklahoma

Job Description

Candidates must be in their junior or senior year of a Bachelor's degree in Concrete Industry Management (CIM) degree.

Lattimore Materials headquartered in Addison, Texas is currently seeking summer interns.

To apply, please contact:

Robyn Fuller
Sr. Staffing Specialist
Aggregate Industries
15900 Dooley Road
Addison, TX 75001
Phone: 972-221-4646 ext. 62322
Cell: 469-510-9138
Fax Number: 972-221-8182
Email: robyn.fuller@aggregate-us.com

Aggregate Industries

Dated Posted: 2/18/2015

Positions: Production Engineer

Locations: Spring, Texas and Eagan, New Mexico

Job Description:

As directed and guided by the RMX General Manager-Houston, the responsibilities of the position include the following:

  • Production Planning - Collects and compiles production data, creates process orders, validates DWOR/SWOR data entries, and reviews site KPI’s.  Verifies monthly production volumes.  Works with site management to adjust production schedules as required.  Confirms and creates new production orders as required.
  • Inventory Management – Monitors and balances the book to physical inventory at each site at the product level.
  • Maintenance Planning – As a super-user, provides SAP PM support to site management.
  • Project Systems – Assists in the development, analysis, and entry of CAPEX projects into SAP project systems.
  • Master Data – Maintains SAP master data for recipes, materials, resources, equipment and functional location registry.
  • Budget Process – Assists in the development of annual production plans and budgets.  Loads production volumes into SAP.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Operations Management, Business, Civil Engineering or other related discipline, or equivalent experience
  • 1 - 3 years of operations/production related management experience in the construction materials or related industry
  • Excellent communication skills with a strong potential for leadership development
  • Able to handle multiple responsibilities at one time and must be able to deal effectively with people using a facilitative approach
  • Intermediate computer skills using Microsoft Office applications; knowledge of SAP is preferred
  • Frequent travel to company and customer sites

Aggregate Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Aggregate Industries - Ready Mix Division

Dated Posted: 2/18/2015

Positions: Production Engineer

Locations: Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description:

Production Engineer, Ready Mix Division

Aggregate Industries, a leading supplier of quality construction building materials in the United States, has an immediate opening for a Production Engineer to support our Ready Mix Operations in Virginia.   The position, which will be located in Chantilly, Virginia, and report directly to a Sales/Operations Manager, will be responsible for the organization and direction of production plant activities to include the monitoring of schedules, budgets and quality standards.

Essential Job Functions

  • Plans, schedules, conducts and coordinates the technical management aspects of projects.
  • Ensures operations are in compliance with specifications, and that all projects are completed on schedule, within budget and to quality standards.
  • Assists in the supervision of field personnel assigned to the project by assigning daily tasks, resolving employee relations/site issues, interpreting specifications for trades.
  • Participates in customer meetings to resolve project issues and proposes solutions to help meet deadlines and monitor related job costs.
  • Assists in the preparation of engineering project proposals by providing price analysis.


  • B.S. Concrete Industry Management, Construction Management, or related discipline
  • Three (3) to Five (5) years project engineering experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to travel to local job sites
  • Knowledge of government and environmental compliance laws and standards.

For immediate consideration, please apply online, e-mail your resume to terri.coomaraswamy@aggregate-us.com, fax your resume to 301-982-1405.

EEO / ADA/ Drug-Free Workplace.


Dated Posted: 2/12/2015

Position: Entry-Level CAD Drafter

Location: 803 Laurel Cove, Buda, Texas 78610

Job Description:

LandGraphics, a local consulting firm, is experiencing unprecedented growth. As a result, we have a part-time position available for a contract entry-level cad drafter in our Buda,TX, office to work on small civil engineering type projects.  Responsibilities include assisting in the preparation of base maps and design documents of small subdivisions and other CAD technical support for registered engineers; assisting with CAD design; and other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate must be enrolled in AutoCAD or Engineering classes.

The ideal candidate will have any/all of the following: experience with civil engineering design; experience with computer-aided drafting (AutoCAD, LDD or Infrastructure Design); EIT course work and /or certification; skilled in the use of AutoCAD (experience with Civil 3D a plus); self-motivation; flexibility; work well under pressure; desire to excel; ability to work as a team; and be a challenge-seeking individual.

LandGraphics offers challenging and interesting work in a collaborative, fun, and friendly work environment. If you are interested in this opportunity, submit your cover letter and resume to the address below by Saturday, February 28, 2015. We will begin interviewing based upon the written response in your “Cover Letter” (not just in your Resume) as to how you meet the qualifications in the paragraphs describing “the successful candidate” and “the ideal candidate” above. Respond with how you meet each qualification listed in these paragraphs above.

Applicants can email resume to landgraphics.co@gmail.com.

803 Laurel Cove
Buda, Texas 78610

Oil City Iron Works, Inc.

Dated Posted: 2/9/2015

Position: Machinist - Job Code 5712, Machine Shop Manager - Job Code 5702, & Electrician - Job Code 4811.

Location: Corsicana, Texas

The forerunner of Oil City Iron Works, Inc. was established in 1866 on its present site as a small machine shop and foundry. The company was renamed to Oil City Iron Works, Inc. at the turn of the century when the area was in the midst of the oil boom. The company reoriented its operation toward providing castings for the oil industry. By 1960, Oil City Iron Works, Inc. had become a pioneer in this area introducing and developing certain applications for ductile iron.

Since 1985, Oil City Iron Works has expanded significantly and has diversified its products into lines such as valves, pumps, power generation, gas turbine and compression parts, mining equipment, as well as general oilfield equipment. Oil City Iron Works, Inc. is a 100% jobbing shop all "Made in the USA" with over 7,000 active patterns.  Oil City Iron Works produces a variety of different grades of gray and ductile iron including austenitic gray and ductile iron and austmpered ductile iron.

Job Description:


We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated young professional to fill a Machinist position in Corsicana Texas. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operates most of the equipment in the Machine Shop, including but not limited to Lathes and Milling Machines with a moderate amount of guidance from more experienced employees.
  • Programs and sets-up machines with a minimum amount of assistance from more experienced employees.
  • Cooperates and provides information to co-workers and customers when asked technical questions being careful to refer difficult questions to more experienced employees.
  • Continues to learn more complex operations from more experienced employees.
  • Maintains accurate and legible individual time sheets, as well as production timerecords on all projects and jobs.
  • Wears prescribed safety equipment and observes all safety rules and regulations.
    Measures parts using measuring instruments typically found in a Machine Shop.
  • Maintains a clean and organized work area.

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years machining experience.
  • Must be capable of lifting 60 pounds on a continuous basis.
  • Must be capable of bending and lifting on a continuous basis.
  • Must be proficient in the use of machinist tools.
  • Must be capable of reading and comprehending moderately complex blue prints.

Working Conditions

  • Foundry environment.
  • Exposure to extreme temperatures.
  • Exposure to high noise levels.
  • Exposure to dirt and fumes.

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Technical Trade School Certificate helpful.
  • A college degree in Engineering or Technology may be considered as experience

Machine Shop Manager:

We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated young professional to fill a Machine Shop Manager position in Corsicana Texas. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversees the work efficiency and safety of all employees in the shop.
  • Assists machinists' with technical assistance on set-ups, tool grinding, interpreting blue prints, etc.
  • Maintains accurate and legible individual time sheets, as well as production time records on all projects and jobs.
  • Proficient in the use of measuring instruments typically found in a modern machine shop.
  • Maintains accurate and legible Inspection Records of Production Parts and Measuring Tools per requirements of the Plant Quality Manual.

Desired Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • 10-15 years' experience in managing modern machine shop operations.
  • Strong managerial skills capable of managing a $10M a year machine shop.
  • Capable of programming in Fanuc, Dynapath and other CNC languages for lathes and mills.
  • 3 years' experience in Mastercam and Solidworks software.
  • Ability to accurately quote set-up/cycle times for lathe and mill operations from machining prints.
  • 5 years' experience in Lean Manufacturing principles, and ability to set-up and developing material flow paths.
  • Working knowledge and capable of operating all equipment in the Machine Shop, including but not limited to lathes and milling machines.
  • Capable of programming and setting-up machines without assistance.
  • Ability to manage a large tooling inventory, including sourcing of new materials and supplies.
  • Must be capable of reading and comprehending complex blue prints, and geometric tolerancing.
  • Ability to repair and/or source reliable repair services to maintain equipment up-time.
  • Ability to communicate directly with customers in a professional manner.

Working Conditions

  • Foundry environment.
  • Exposure to extreme temperatures.
  • Exposure to high noise levels.
  • Exposure to dirt and fumes.

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Technical Trade School Certificate helpful.
  • A college degree in Engineering or Technology may be considered as experience


We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated young professional to fill an Electrician position in Corsicana Texas. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in the repair and maintenance of all plant and equipment electrical systems.
  • Work on plant electrical distribution systems, including distribution panels, ducts, disconnects and transformers.
  • Work on complex machine control systems including relay or solid state logic.
  • Determine sources of problems and take corrective action.
  • Ensure that electrical installations are made in accordance with applicable codes.
  • Wear prescribed safety equipment and observe all safety policies

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must have a working knowledge of 480 volt.
  • Must be capable of reading schematics and troubleshooting existing equipment to facilitate the repair in an effective and safe manner.
  • Must be able to use all standard testing meters and instruments related to this position.
  • Must be able to lift 60 lbs on a continuous basis.

Working Conditions

  • Foundry environment.
  • Exposure to extreme temperatures.
  • Exposure to high noise levels.
  • Exposure to dirt and fumes.

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Electrician License helpful.
  • 3 - 5 years previous industrial electrical experience
  • A college degree in Engineering or Technology may be considered as experience



Interested parties are invited to visit our web site at http://www.ociw.com/humanresources.html. Applicants are encouraged to submit a resume to Mr. Eric Meyers, President of Oil City Iron Works, Inc.

Eric Meyers
Oil City Iron Works, Inc.
(903) 872-6571

Denison Industries

Dated Posted: 2/9/2015

Position: Low Pressure Casting Technician, Apprentice Patternmaker,
              Process Engineer for Dry Sand / SPM / Low Pressure,
              Aluminum Melting Technician, Aluminum Molding / Melt Manager,
              Complex Core Assembly Technician, CMM Technician / Programmer,
              and Sales / Tooling Engineer

Location: Denison, Texas

Job Description:

Low Pressure Casting Technician:

Denison is expanding its low pressure casting capabilities for the aerospace market. The low pressure casting technician will help coordinate the low pressure casting cells. The coordination would include set-up, debugging, basic control programming, and process flow.


Apprentice Patternmaker -- Tool Room:

Apprentice patternmaker sought. Minimum 5 years previous work experience training. Candidate must have in-depth knowledge of pattern materials and proper repair procedures for soft tooling as well as experience with new pattern making. Denison is currently serving the aerospace, automotive, commercial, and defense industries. Job offers potential advancement into a lead patternmaker position for a qualified person.


Process Engineer for Dry Sand / SPM / Low Pressure:

The process engineer would be a key interface between engineering and manufacturing.  It is desired that the candidate have 5 years minimum experience in dry sand casting, permanent mold, and/or low pressure casting, and tooling design.   The ideal candidate would have experience with aerospace castings and ProEngineer.


Aluminum Melting Technician:

This individual should be experienced in the handling and preparation of molten aluminum.  The preparation would be conducted in both electric furnaces and gas reverbatory furnaces.  Experience is required in the area of metal preparation, which would include degassing, fluxing, grain refinement, silicon modification, and other alloy additions, such as beryllium.


Aluminum Molding / Melt Manager:

This individual should be experienced in the handling and preparation of molten aluminum and the casting.  The supervisor would oversee the staffing and operation of both the melting and molding department.  Denison’s melt department consists of both electric holder, electric melters, and gas fired referbatory furnaces.  The molding department consists dry sand molds and permanent molds.


Complex Core Assembly Technician:

Denison is seeking individuals with experience in the area of complex core assembly.  This would include both large complex cores (dump box) and small pipe type cores.  The assembler should be familiar with the cold box core blowing process, air set cores, and core assembly.  Complex aerospace experience is preferable.


CMM Technician / Programmer:

The CMM program would be expected to take the lead as supervisor of the CMM room. The responsibilities would include development of CMM programs, coordination of work load in the CMM room, gauge oversight.


Sales / Tooling Engineer:

The sales engineer’s primary responsibility is to help coordinate sales quotes for casting, machining, and all secondary operations such as machining and chemical conversion.  It is expected that the candidate would have experience in tooling design and processing of castings.  The engineer would coordinate sub-tier tooling quotes, outside machining quotes, and secondary processing quotes.  The ideal candidate would have experience with casting tooling, machining, ProEngineer, and aerospace experience.


Denison Industries is located in Denison, TX, just a short drive from Dallas-Fort Worth Airport.  Denison is a premium aluminum casting and machining facility serving a wide variety of customers.  Denison serves the aviation, military, automotive, commercial, and industrial markets with a very diverse customer base. Casting pour size can range from 1 to 3000 lbs, in a variety of alloys.  More information can be found on our web site www.denisonindustries.com .



Dated Posted: 2/9/2015

Position: Engineering or Engineering Technology Intern

Location: Houston, Texas

With decades of manufacturing experience and significant investment in research and product development, ExOne has pioneered the evolution of nontraditional manufacturing. This investment has yielded a new generation of rapid production technology in the field of additive manufacturing as well as advanced micromachining processes.  Our process solutions give manufacturers the freedom to produce objects that have virtually unlimited design complexity. We collaborate with our clients through the entire development and production process so that they are able to “materialize” new concepts — designs, prototypes, and production parts — precisely when needed.  Production scale is irrelevant and lot quantities of one are just as efficient as lot quantities of one thousand. We offer both the services and the equipment to enable point-of-use manufacturing using additive manufacturing processes.  We support the use of traditional industrial strength materials ranging from metals to ceramics to glass, all used in revolutionary ways. Our full range of offerings also includes services and equipment for fabricating on a “micro” scale, which enables machining of small features with precision and speed.

Job Description:

ExOne, in Houston is looking for highly skilled and motivated young professionals to fill Engineering or Engineering Technology Internship Positions.  This is a paid internship opportunity at one of the leading companies in the 3D printing industry for the summer of 2015.

Interested parties are invited to visit our web site at http://www.exone.com/.
Applicants are encouraged to submit a resume and short cover letter to Mico Curreri, General Manager of ExOne Americas.

Mico Curreri
General Manager
7409 Railhead Lane
Houston, TX 77086 USA
E mico.curreri@exone.com 
T +1 281 931 0011 x2105
M +1 281 300 8074

East Jordan Ironworks

Dated Posted: 2/9/2015

Position: Quality Engineer, Manufacturing Manager, and Safety Technician,

Location: Ardmore, Oklahoma

Job Description:

Quality Engineer:


Oversee the operations of the Quality Control and Inspection Department (QCID), ensuring that all the necessary testing is being conducted to guarantee that the product produced meets customer requirements. Provide technical support in the analysis of quality issues, process improvements and various special projects.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Supervise the QCID technicians involved in the quality inspection activities.
  • Oversee that tests are conducted properly and that appropriate test documentation is maintained.
  • Ensures the finished product conforms to customer specifications.
  • Conducts analysis of casting defects and makes process improvements including:
    • Gating optimization
    • Pattern improvements
    • Core improvements
    • Process improvements
  • Oversees the sampling of new and revised tooling.
  • Manages the approval of new products.
  • Conducts various research projects in a variety of areas including technical improvements, process improvements, variation reduction, among other duties.
  • Provides technical expertise to production personnel and offers specific process improvement recommendations to fulfill quality expectations.

Bachelor's degree from a four year college or university required, degree in Metallurgy or Materials Science with metals emphasis strongly preferred; and one to two years of experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Six Sigma and/or lean manufacturing experience preferred


Manufacturing Manager:

SUMMARY Directs and coordinates activities of the mold, core, shipping/receiving, finishing, scheduling, pattern set-up, and melt operations by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervision.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Promotes safety awareness, accident prevention and employee involvement in regard to a safe work environment. Ensures employees have an understanding of the safety expectations of the organization.
  • Displays commitment to the safety culture by regular hands on interaction with key managers, supervisors and employees within the facility.
  • Promotes the company culture, the mission and vision, and the core values of the company.
  • Provides strong positive leadership skills, including but not limited to: listening, mentoring, praising, and coaching.  Daily interactions to provide positive reinforcement, constant communication, training, encouragement and inspiration required to sustain an engaged and inspired workforce.  This is accomplished by leading by example and a strong "firm but fair" presence with the team.
  • Promotes generally accepted lean manufacturing initiatives and concepts plantwide including but not limited to: Visual Factory, Six Sigma, 5-s, continuous improvement, respect for humanity and employee empowerment.
  • Confers with the Facility Manager to formulate and set strategies, policies and performance targets for their areas of responsibility.
  • Leads, manages and coordinates departments to achieve desired business unit results and performance.
  • Communicates company philosophy to subordinate superintendents and supervisors and cascades company culture.
  • Reviews production schedules with Facility Manager to ascertain product data such as types, quantities, and specifications of products and scheduled delivery dates in order to plan department operations.
  • Plans production operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing products.
  • Assists with operational schedules and coordinates manufacturing activities to ensure production and quality of products meets specifications.
  • Reviews production and operating reports and resolves manufacturing problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays.
  • Develops or revises standard operational and working practices and observes workers to ensure compliance with standards.
  • Resolves employee relations issues that may arise in conjunction with the Human Resources Department.
  • Compiles, stores, and retrieves production data.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES                                            

Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of manufacturing supervision. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.


Safety Technician:

SUMMARY  Supervises and coordinates activities required to promote safety by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

·         Supports and promotes the commitment of EJ to employee Safety & Health and is a champion for EJ Safety Beliefs.
·         Provides a high level of support, motivation and mentorship regarding safety and health to employees with a commitment to total team effort.
·         Promotes safety awareness, injury prevention and employee involvement in regard to a safe work environment. Ensures employees have an understanding of the safety expectations of the organization.
·         Promotes and supports the People Based Safety (PBS) program.
·         Takes an active role in improving safety performance by leveraging experience, creativity and employee input.
·          Works as part of the team to develop and/or modify job hazard analyses for all areas of the facility.
·         Confers with all levels of the local organization to resolve problems and measures to improve operations, the condition of machines and equipment, and procedures as needed.
·         Is able to interpret company policies and work with employees to achieve compliance.
·         Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.
·         Looks for ways to reduce costs and supports team cost reduction goals.
·         Requisition PPE, safety supplies and other materials required for the safety department.
·         Conducts regular inspections/tests of safety related items and equipment, as required by regulations and/or Company policy.
·         Directs training of employees as needed to improve work performance and acquaint workers with company policies and procedures
·         Rotates shifts if/when necessary.
·         Collect, analyzes and interprets data and prepares associated reports as needed and is able to present the findings in a professional environment to various groups in the organization.

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE                                               

·         Bachelor's degree (BA or BS) in a related discipline from four-year college or university; minimum of to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
·         Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety policies, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
·         Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
·         Ability to speak effectively to groups both internal and external to the organization.
·         Preferred candidate should be proficient in Microsoft office (Excel, Word and Power Point).
·         OSHA 10 and/or 30 hour course completion, basic first aid and CPR training and experience in industrial hygiene would be beneficial to position.


To apply for any of these jobs, please go directly to the East Jordan Ironworks website and apply online:


CWC A Textron Company

Dated Posted: 2/9/2015

Position: Foundry Process Engineer, and Internships

Location: Muskegon, Michigan

Job Description:

Foundry Process Engineer:

Are you looking for employment with a fast-paced, safety–oriented foundry with a long-term presence in Muskegon County?CWC Kautex, a division of Textron,currently has an employment opportunity for aFoundry ProcessEngineer.If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career opportunity, please go to http://www.textronjobs.com to apply.

Textron was founded in 1923 andis one of the world’s best-known multi-industry companies and includes powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna, E-Z GO, Jacobsen and of course Kautex. Being a part of Textron enables us to provide all the resources that a large company has to offer to both our customers and employees while maintaining a small company feel. Kautex employees tell us that they enjoy: having daily work that truly impacts the organization, working for an organization that strives to know and develop them, and working in a multi-industry company that offers a wide variety of career growth paths and opportunities.

This position requires knowledge and understanding of production activities in a foundry environment. Candidate will have knowledge to know and understand production activities and assist in project initiatives by examining the effects on current and prospective processes in order to produce quality products.Understand patterns, tooling & layout, sand systems and sand conditions as it relates to quality and operations.In addition, knowledge of a Cupola operation including pouring time and temperature and the ability to analyze various operating processes and make improvements as necessary would be a plus.


At a minimum, the successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Manufacturing Engineering or a related discipline.

Position Requirements:

  • Strong communication and computer skills required
  • Effective interpersonal skills and experience working on teams


401k Retirement Plans (with company contribution)
Holiday and vacation plans to provide work/life balance
Generous Educational assistance & Professional development programs

Would you like to work at a foundry on the beautiful shores and sandy beaches of Lake Michigan?
Check us out at www.cwctextron.com
Apply on-line at www.textronjobs.com


Internships (2015):

Are you looking for employment with a fast-paced, safety–oriented foundry with a long-term presence in Muskegon County? CWC Kautex, a division of Textron, currently is seeking candidates for the paid internships shown below. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career opportunity, please go to www.textronjobs.com to apply.

Textron was founded in 1923 and is one of the world’s best-known multi-industry companies and includes powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna, E-Z GO, Jacobsen and of course Kautex.

  • Quality Engineering
  • Drafting Engineering
  • Manufacturing/Process Engineering
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Environmental, Health and Safety


Applied Process Inc.

Dated Posted: 2/9/2015

Position: Internships

Location: Livonia, Michigan

Job Description:

Do you have an interest in ferrous metallurgy? Applied Process Inc. is seeking energetic and inquisitive candidates for an opening in its Research & Development Department located in Livonia, Michigan.  The selected individual will receive hands on experience in a ferrous metallurgy laboratory along with opportunities to support research functions.

Applied Process has been a technology leader in the heat treating industry since 1978.  AP and its affiliated companies use properly applied austempering technologies to solve tough engineering problems.  We truly are passionate people providing austempering solutions. To apply for an R&D Internship with Applied Process Inc., please contact Human Resources at (734)464-8000 or by email at jashton@appliedprocess.com

Emerson Industrial Automation

Dated Posted: 2/3/2015

Position: Foundry Engineering Intern.

Location: Huston, Texas

Job Description:

Working in an Al-Mag foundry and under the direction of the Foundry Supervisor, the Foundry Engineering Intern will perform audits of the foundry process and make suggestions for process improvements to reduce scrap and cost. The individual will work closely with foundry personnel to troubleshoot reoccurring production issues and document results of corrective actions. The individual will also work with pattern shop and suggest pattern modifications deemed necessary through analysis of yield and defects. The ideal candidate is very “hands-on” problem solver with excellent communication skills.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Analyze scrap trends and recommend ways to reduce.
  • Document all scrap results in MS Excel
  • Work closely with foundry operators to identify production problems and implement sustainable solutions
  • Work closely with manufacturing engineering and outside manufacturers to review proposed equipment purchases/modifications
  • Suggest and verify results of pattern modifications to reduce scrap and decrease cost
  • Assist in troubleshooting foundry systems including furnaces, sand mixers, rollover, shakeout, & shot blast machines when necessary
  • Perform time studies and cost analysis as needed
  • Performs other duties as assigned or which are inherent to the position


  • Able to follow all safety rules and procedures.
  • Knowledge and interest in foundry operations, pattern design and theory, green sand and air set molding
  • Works well with others, able to multi-task and has the ability to react quickly to an ever changing environment. 
  • Computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Access and Power Point , etc)
  • Able to work with and teach a wide variety of individuals throughout the facility
  • Experienced in the proper and safe use of hand and light power tools
  • Able to complete assignments on time.
  • Able to lift parts weighing in excess of 50 pounds (assistance when needed) and to work in bending, squatting and standing positions (includes working off ladders) for long periods of time (in excess of one hour)

Appleton Grp, LLC d/b/a Appleton Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation or sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status.

Full Time Employment

The successful candidate will also be considered strongly for upcoming full time career opportunities.

Interested parties should send a resume and cover letter to Mr. Derek Alfsen, Foundry Supervisor.

Derek Alfsen│Foundry Supervisor
Emerson Industrial Automation | Appleton Group
13639 Aldine Westfield
Houston TX  77039 USA

O + 281.774.3798

M + 832.247.5732


Martin Sprocket and Gear, Inc.

Dated Posted: 2/3/2015

Position: Foundry Engineering Intern.

Location: Dallas, Texas

Job Description:


Martin Sprocket and Gear, Inc. is seeking a Foundry Engineering Intern for the summer of 2015 at their Dallas location.  This is a paid internship opportunity.  Martin Sprocket & Gear is a family owned, privately held company that manufactures power transmission products, bulk material handling products, industrial hand tools, and heavy duty conveyor pulleys.  Martin services industries from 31 strategically located facilities throughout North America to provide superior service.  Here at Martin we have a common goal: to provide the highest quality products and best customer service in the industry. We have a culture of stability, integrity, strength, and hard work.

As a family-run business we value our people because we know that they are the reason for our success. We provide them with opportunities to grow and develop in their careers, and they reward us with their incredible loyalty to the company.

From entry-level production jobs to experienced engineers and sales professionals, we strive to find the Best of the Best to join our team. So if you are up to the challenge we encourage you to explore this internship opportunity available at Martin Sprocket & Gear, Inc. 

Interested parties should send their resume and a short cover letter to Mr. Johnny Hill.

Johnny Hill 
Martin Foundry
2944 Oak Lane
Dallas, TX 75215
Phone: (214) 428-2191

Alamo Cement Company

Dated Posted: 2/2/2015

Position: Process Engineer

Location: San Antonio, Texas

Job Description:

The Process Engineer will receive direction and mentoring from our Sr. Technical Staff and will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the plant in ensuring that the equipment operates efficiently to maximize production rates and minimize fuel and power consumption.
  • Working with the plant and the engineering department on strategies for automatic process control projects.
  • Performing process audits at the plant; following up with plant personnel to discuss actual versus budgeted equipment key performance indicators, and providing suggestions to improve operations.
  • Maintaining consistent and accurate process related reports and documentation, such as production reports.
  • Supporting the plant in maximizing the kiln’s refractory life and by maintaining the software utilized for tracking refractory life.

Process Engineer Job Requirements Include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • 1 – 2 years of experience in a manufacturing facility preferred, experience in heavy industry a plus
  • Strong interpersonal skills, self-starter and inquisitive by nature
  • Solid knowledge of Microsoft Office products, especially Word and Excel, Access knowledge is a plus
  • Requires availability to travel, primarily to the parent company’s facilities within the US
  • Ability to relocate after completion of training program


Dated Posted: 1/28/2015

Position: Internships

Location: 1404 East Riverside Drive, Austin Texas

Job Description:

Each intern will:

  • Test Kammok products
  • Complete one big project from inception to execution
  • Have a direct manager to mentor and learn Kammok
  • Learn how each department funcitons as a whole
  • Shadow manger in meetings and day to day work
  • Meet with other industry leaders
  • Career development
  • Experience the #RooLife in a microadventure
  • Actual experience may vary

Positions Include:

  1. Graphic Design (blog / newsletter / etc.)
  2. Journalism (content)
  3. (Analytics / Research / Cnsumer insight)
  4. Web / Development
  5. Photography
  6. Videography
  7. Retail Management
  8. Fansion Design
  9. Industrial Design

Program Dates: Rolling applications

  • Fall: September -- December
  • Spring: February -- May
  • Summer: June -- August

Join Our Walkabout:
Email your resume and cover letter to jobs@kammok.com

Include in cover letter:

  • Why do you want to be part of this
  • Why are you a good fit for Kammok
  • What position fits your skills best
  • What do you hope ot learn in the walkabout program
  • What does our goal, "to move others beyond" mean to you and why


  • At least 18 years
  • Willing to give us at least 15 hours
  • Currently working on a college or graduate degree
  • Must live in the Austin area

Company Profile

Pioneer Wealth Management Group

Dated Posted: 1/26/2015

Position: Wealth Management Intern

Location: 700 Lavaca St 14th Floor, Austin, TX 78701

Job Description:

The Pioneer Wealth Wealth Management Intern program allows students and graduates majoring in financial planning, finance, business or a related area of study the opportunity to learn first-hand about the wealth management profession. Through the program interns will learn the following.

- Understanding of the financial services industry and the planning profession
- The knowledge and skills required for an entry-level financial planner position
- A fundamental knowledge of investment management, insurance, tax, and estate planning.

Candidate Skills and Competencies

The ideal candidate for this position will have the following skills and competencies

- Currently attained or working towards Bachelor's degree
- Relevant professional experience. Consulting or customer service skills preferred
- Strong analytical skills. Must be able to assess situations, identify trends, and develop solutions.
- Ability to manage multiple and changing priorities in an entrepreneurial environment
- Strong familiarity with Microsoft Excel
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to represent Pioneer Wealth in a professional, engaging, and dynamic manner
- Collaborative team player who is willing to go above and beyond the job description

Perry Homes

Date Posted:  1/9/2015

Position:  Estimator

Location: Houston, TX

Perry Homes currently has an Estimator position availab le at their corporate office located near Hobby Airport in Houston, TX.

Job Description

apply via website at: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH02/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=PERRYHOMES&cws=1&rid=168

Please contact Amalia Maes, HR Coordinator with any questions.
Amalia Maes, HR Coordinator
Perry Homes
Phone:  713-948-6638
Email:  amalia.maes@perryhomes.com

United Forming, Inc.

Date Posted:  1/9/2015

Position:  Internship

Location: Austin, TX

United Forming, an Austin based concrete formwork subcontractor is currently hiring for internship positions and are interested in talking with junior and senior students looking for internship opportunities this year.

Job Description

Please email resumes to:
Kevin O'Leary

Argonne National Laboratory

Date Posted:  12/03/2014

Position:  Summer 2015 Undergraduate Internship

Location: TBA

Argonne National Laboratory is seeking highly motivated and energetic undergraduate students for the 2015 summer internship and part-time work experience programs!
Over the years, Argonne has supported thousands of students in their explorations of STEM research careers; provided access to cutting-edge research facilities and fostered relationships with world-class scientists all within 30 miles of the third largest city in the country. We are looking to grow our summer 2015 cohort of students.

They have a number of programs accepting applications for summer opportunities. Feel free to contact Lisa Reed with any questions you may have about the programs.
Lisa Reed
Undergraduate and Graduate Program Lead
Educational Programs, Argonne National Laboratory





Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
This program is for students wishing to perform research in a STEM field under the guidance of laboratory staff on projects supporting the DOE mission. This program is supported through the DOE's Office of Science Workforce Development for Teachers and Students Office (WDTS).

Online Application;
2 letters of reference

January 9, 2015

Poster/Oral Presentation;
Peer Review

Community College Internship
The program encourages community college students to enter technical careers relevant to the Department of Energy’s mission by providing technical training experiences at the DOE laboratories. This program is supported through the DOE's Office of Science Workforce Development for Teachers and Students Office (WDTS).

Online Application;
2 letters of reference

January 9, 2015

Poster Presentation;
Final Report

Student Research Program
This program is for students wishing to perform research in a STEM field under the guidance of laboratory staff on projects supporting the Argonne mission.

Online Application;
2 letters of reference

February 1, 2015

Final Report

Research Aide
This program provides opportunities to work on a temporary basis with scientists and engineers as a Research Aide. In this position, students are assigned specific technical tasks to support their assigned division’s research agenda and needs.

Online Application;
2 letters of reference

March 1, 2015


Please see Job / Internship Postings on the Ingram School of Engineering web site.

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