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Student Jobs / Internship Postings

Company Date Posted Location Title
Benchmark Land Development 4/17/2014 Austin, TX Construction Management-Paid Internship
Oklahoma State University 4/15/2014 Oklahoma Electrical & Mechanical Engineer
Portland Cement Association (PCA) 4/15/2014 Various Summer Internships
HomeStar Property Solutions 4/3/2014 Dallas, TX Construction Project Managers
Allegion 4/2/2014 Houston & San Antonio Specification Consultant Apprentice
AirBorn Accessories 3/31/2014 TBA Mfg/Ind Engineers
Lott Brothers Construction Company 3/27/2014 Austin, TX Project Engineer
University of Texas-Austin 3/27/20145 Austin, TX Summer Research for Undergraduates
Seretta Construction, Inc. 3/26/2014 Austin, TX Project Manager
Temperform Corporation 3/26/2014 Michigan Project Engineer
I. Schumann & Co. 3/24/2014 TBA Technical Sales Person
Cemex 3/24/2014 Florida Management Trainee
Taylor Morrison 3/21/2014 Austin, TX Estimator
CA Partners, Inc. 3/17/2014 Dallas, TX Project Manager
Samsung E&C America, Inc. 3/17/2014 Austin, TX Asst. Architectural Manager
Hull Supply Company, Inc. 3/17/2014 Austin, TX Contract Billing Administrator
Incredible Renovations 3/6/2014 Houston, TX Residential Const Proj Mgr
CMC Steel Texas 3/3/2014 Seguin, TX Maintenance Co-op
Foundry Positions 3/3/2014 Memphis, TX & LA Line Supv/Floor Supv
United Renovations 2/28/2014 Estimator Estimator
McGuyer Homebuilders 2/28/2014 Austin, TX Construction Manager
Southern Plains Transporation 2/20/2014 TBA Internship Program
M.L. Jones 2/17/2014 Tulsa, OK Drywall Estimator
Universal Forest Products 2/17/2014 Texas Sales & Production Mgmt. Trainees
Enterprise Properties, Inc. 2/13/2014 Texas & Nebraska QC Tech
Wood & Thomason Construction 2/13/2014 Local Administrative Coordinator
Precision Sure Lock 2/4/2014 Dallas, TX Sales Representative
CenterPoint Energy 2/3/2014 Assoc. Service Consultant
Gerhold Concrete Company 1/27/2014 Norfolk, N Regional Sales Manager
Keystone Concrete 1/27/2014 Georgetown, TX Entry Level Estimator
Telecom America 1/21/2014 San Marcos CAD Draftsperson
Applied Materials, Inc. 1/13/2014 Texas or California Welding Engineer
UNIBETON Ready Mix Concrete 1/6/2014 Overseas Various Overseas
Mickey Leland Energy 12/9/2013 Internship Program
Priority Personnel 12/4/2013 San Marcos Control Design Engineer
Martin Marietta Materials 11/21/2013 San Antonio Concrete Technician
NASA LARRS Program 11/15/2013 Internship Program
Southwest Research Institute 10/28/2013 Various
Hard Rock Directional Drilling 10/17/2013 Locator-Pilot Drill Guidance
EJ Company 10/11/2013 Ardmore, OK Entry Level Engineering

Benchmark Land Development

Date Posted:  4/17/2014

Position:  Construction Management - Paid Internship

Location:  Austin

Construction Management – Paid Internship

Land development company in downtown Austin seeking intern to work directly under Project Manager, monitoring construction activities at various job sites.  15 hrs/wk.  Pay is $10.00/hr plus mileage.  Start immediately.  Please send interest letter and resume to doris@benchmarktx.net.


Oklahoma State University - Utilities and Energy Management

Date Posted:  4/15/2014

Position:  Electrical and Mechanical Engineer

Location:  Oklahoma

Oklahoma State University-Stillwater is seeking two qualified engineers interested in joining our Utilities Distribution team at Oklahoma State University, Stillwater campus. We hope to fill our two positions – Electrical and Mechanical, by June 30, 2014. This is a dynamic time to become part of the OSU Utilities Distribution team. We are in the process of developing a Utilities Master Plan that will encompass construction of a new central plant, and we are an established Big XII leader in energy management.

Electrical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Additional questions may be directed to Ruby Ladd by email with Engineer Position in the subject line: ruby.ladd@okstate.edu

Ruby Carroll Ladd
Administrative Assistant
Utilities and Energy Management
111 Physical Plant Administration
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK 74078-8051
Phone 405.744.7131  FAX 405.744.5159
http://okstate.edu/utilities

 


Portland Cement Association (PCA)

Date Posted:  4/15/2014

Position:  Summer Internships at PCA

Location:  Various

PCA will sponsor seven paid summer internships this summer for the Skokie, IL  and Washington DC office. The list below provides the location for the intern positions. If you are interested in our excellent paid internship opportunity, please submit your resume to interns@cement.org .

Market Intelligence (2 interns): Skokie, IL                  

Facilities:  Skokie, IL                                 

Technical Services: Skokie, IL   

Communications: Skokie, IL

Legislative and Communications (2 interns): Washington, DC 

 


HomeStar Property Solutions

Date Posted:  4/3/2014

Position:  Construction Project Managers

Location:  Dallas

HomeStar Property Solutions is looking to hire Construction Project Managers as soon as possible but are always looking for qualified candidates with construction science knowledge.

Job Description

To apply, please send resume to jobs@hspsusa.com

For more information, please contact:

Leslie Evanoff
HomeStar Property Solutions
Cell: 817.683.8072
Email: leslie.evanoff@hspsusa.com
One Galleria Tower | 13355 Noel Road, Suite 510 | Dallas, TX 75240 
Visit our website at:  www.HSPSUSA.com
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/homestar-property-solutions


Allegion

Date Posted:  4/2/2014

Position:  Specification Consultant Apprentice

Location:  (2) positions in Houston and San Antonio

As an employee with Allegion you will be joining an elite group that fosters a creative working environment that truly supports our business and takes part in an evolving atmosphere.  Our core values resonate with our employees and guide our everyday practices. Our core values include:

·  Serve others, not yourself

·  Do the right thing

·  Be curious beyond the obvious

·  Have a passion for excellence

·  Enjoy what you do and celebrate who we are

·  Be safe, be healthy

·  Be empowered and accountable

·  This is your business, run with it

Allegion would love to speak to with you if feel these core values are an integral part of your DNA and you have the desire to be a change agent with a growing and creative company.

The Specification Writing Apprentice Program is an 18-month program (12-months of development and 6-months of support) to gain knowledge and observable performance of products and applications that will enable you to provide solutions for creating door and door hardware specifications.

Desired Skills and Experience

Requirements:
* Associates degree required, Bachelor's degree preferred
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills, influencing skills essential along with a bias for action
* Ability to travel 10-15%
* Detail oriented with a high level of organization and time management skills 

About this company

Allegion US

Allegion (NYSE: ALLE) helps keep people safe where they live, work and visit. Allegion is pioneering safety as a provider of security solutions for homes and businesses through 23 global brands. Allegion specializes in security around the doorway and beyond: everything from residential and commercial locks, door closers and exit devices, steel doors and frames, to access control and workforce productivity systems. Allegion is a $2 billion business employing more than 7,600 people and offering products in more than 120 countries across the world.

Allegion’s portfolio includes strategic brands CISA®, Interflex®, LCN®, Schlage® and Von Duprin®; and other brands including aptiQ®, Briton™, Bricard®, Dalco™, Dexter by Schlage®, Falcon®, Fusion Hardware Group™, Glynn-Johnson®, ITO Kilit™, Ives®, Kryptonite®, Legge®, Martin Roberts™, Normbau™, Randi™, Steelcraft®, XceedID®.

For more, visit us.allegion.com

If interested, please send resume to:

Jill Edmondson
Talent Acquisition Partner
Allegion
11819 N. Pennsylvania St.
Carmel, IN 46032  USA
Office: 317.810.3139
Cell: 317.450.5959
Email: jill.edmondson@allegion.com
Website: http://www.allegion.com
Careers: http://careers.allegion.com/

 


AirBorn Accessories

Date Posted:  3/31/2014

Position:  Manufacturing/Industrial Engineers

AirBorn Accessories (www.airborn.com) is hiring three experienced and two entry-level engineers (industrial or manufacturing) for their Manufacturing Engineer (I, II, III) positions. Click this link to view job details - http://bit.ly/AirBornEngineering, or log in to your Jobs4Cats account and search for job ID 39296. Please let me know if you have any questions.  

Casey Menn
Employer Relations Coordinator
Texas State University-Career Services
LBJ Student Center 5-7.1
601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
caseymenn@txstate.edu

 


Lott Brothers Construction Company

Date Posted:  3/27/2014

Position:  Commercial Construction Project Engineer

Location:  Austin, TX

Lott Brothers Construction Company is hiring a Project Engineer.

Job Description

Send resumes to Michael Walker at:  MichaelW@lottbrothers.com

Please contact the below with questions:

Nathan Conrad
Assistant Project Manager
Lott Brothers Construction Company
O: 512.401.8882 ext. 123
F: 512.401.8883
nathanc@lottbrothers.com
http://www.lottbrothers.com

 


University of Texas - Austin

Date Posted:  3/27/2014

Position:  Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates

Location:  UT-Austin

Deji Akinwande, a professor at University of Texas-Austin, and the Education Director of a new NSF NASCENT Engineering Research Center last year organized their inaugural NSF REU program in nanotechnology at the UT-Austin which was a resounding success.

This year they are running the same paid summer REU program focused on nanomanufacturing, nanomaterials, nanoelectronics, and nanoscience. I have attached a flyer announcing the REU details (application deadline is by April 18). The program details are also available online www.nascent-erc.org/nascent-2014-reu-program

REU Flyer

They welcome applications from students in our department. Questions should be directed to:

Cheerz
Deji Akinwande, Jack Kilby Faculty Fellow
Dept of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Education Director, NASCENT NSF NERC Center
The Univ. of Texas - Austin
http://nano.mer.utexas.edu

 


Seretta Construction, Inc.

Date Posted:  3/26/2014

Position:  Project Manager

Location:  Austin, TX

Seretta Construction currently has a job opening for Project Manager in their Austin, Texas office.

Job Description

Qualified candidates should forward cover letter and resume to:  jobs@seretta.com or fax 407-209-9372.


Temperform Corporation

Date Posted:  3/26/2014

Position:  Project Engineer

Location:  Michigan

Temperform Corporation, a stainless steel Foundry in Novi, MI is looking for an Engineer with CAD Operating experience. This individual will perform quality functions as they relate to product realization, inspection practices, drawing control, problem solving, and data analysis associated with customer requirements. Ideal candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and experience using CAD software (such as “Inventor” or “Solid-works”) for 3-D modeling. Familiarity with Solidification software (such as “Solidcast”) is preferred but we are willing to provide training for someone with the strong passion to work in the steel casting industry. Experience and understanding of foundry practices is a plus. Please send resume to gretchen@temperform.com for consideration.


I. Schumann & Co.

Date Posted:  3/24/2014

Position:  Technical Sales Person

Long standing brass ingot maker in Northeast Ohio, I. Schumann & Co., is looking for a technical sales person. Ideal candidate will be an energetic communicator with strong metal casting knowledge. Travel is required. Will report directly to the Executive Vice President of the company. Will train with V.P. Sales and National Sales Manager. Metallurgist will provide support and develop additional skills.
Bachelor’s degree is required and additional education a plus. Competitive salary and benefits, plus expenses as necessary. Further details to be discussed with the right candidate.
Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to David
Schumann at dschumann@ischumann.com.


CEMEX

Date Posted:  3/24/2014

Position(s):  Management Trainee

Location: North Florida and South Florida

Expiration:  4/24/2014

Cemex is hiring for two Management Trainee positions, one is located in North Florida and the other in South Florida.

Job Positions (2):  Management Trainee (14000064)
Job #1 Location:  North Florida Area
Job #2 Location:  South Florida Area

The goal of the CEMEX Aggregates-East Management Training Program is to recruit and hire qualified people with the potential for advancement within the organization and to prepare them for operations management positions within the quarrying operations of CEMEX.

Individuals hired as management trainees will be placed in an 18-month training program to learn the operational aspects of the mining business. The program will be an intensive “hands-on” training experience, working with the front-line employees and supervisors in a production environment in all areas of quarrying operations. The work includes the operation, preventive maintenance and repair of draglines, bulldozers, dredges, loaders, graders, cranes, conveyor belts, crushers, silos, screens, welding, diesel and electrically powered machinery and equipment used in quarrying. During the training program, employees should expect shift work, long hours, and weekend work.

Upon successful completion of the Management Training Program, each trainee will move into a position with operational responsibilities within the Company.

CEMEX employs over 9,600 employees in the United States and close to 45,000 employees worldwide. We have 13 cement plants, 513 ready-mix plants, 83 aggregate quarries, 42 land distribution centers and 4 marine terminals in the U.S.

Selection Criteria
Degrees:  Bachelor’s or above
Majors:  Mechanical, Civil and Mining Engineering. Geology. Industrial Management.

If interested in our management training program, please apply to cemexusa.com (see Careers > Career Opportunities > Job Search)

 


Taylor Morrison

Date Posted:  3/21/2014

Position:  Estimator

Location: Austin, TX

Taylor Morrison Homes - Austin is searching for a candidate to join their team as an Estimator for the Austin Divison.

Job Description

Please submit resume and salary requirements to Gail Starkweather, VP of Purchasing for Taylor Morrison at gstarkweather@taylormorrison.com


CA Partners, Inc.

Date Posted:  3/17/2014

Position:  Project Manager

Location: Dallas, TX

CA Partners, Inc. is a Dallas based construction consulting firm with a project manager position available.  

Job Description

Interested candidates should contact Jill Dutton via email: jsdutton@capartnersinc.com

Jill Dutton
Client Relations, Marketing & Human Resources
CA Partners, Inc.
Republic Center
325 N. St. Paul St., Suite 1950
Dallas, Texas 75201


Samsung E&C America, Inc.

Date Posted:  3/17/2014

Position:  Assistant Architectural Manager

Location: Austin, TX

Samsung E&C America, Inc. ("SECAI") is a wholly owned Subsidiary of its Parent Company, Samsung C&T Corporation of Korea (“Samsung C&T”). Samsung C&T has over 7200 employees in 105 offices and 44 countries and had recorded sales of approximately USD $21.5 billion in 2011. SECAI has been working on large-scale construction projects for Samsung Austin Semiconductor’s (“SAS”) semiconductor manufacturing facility in Austin, Texas since 2005.

Job Description

To apply, please send resume to sean.choe@samsung.com



Hull Supply Company, Inc.

Date Posted:  3/17/2014

Position:  Contract Billing Administrator

Location: Austin, TX

Hull Supply Company sells, fabricates and installs commercial hollow metal doors/frames and interior wood doors.  We sale specialty commercial hardware as well as access controls. We have been opened for 30 years and have 108 employees.  For benefits we have health, dental, vision and life insurance, a 401k which the owner matches 50 cents on the dollar, vacation and sick leave.  Our hours of business are Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Job Desciption

To apply, please send your resume to Donna O'Leary:

Donna O'Leary
Hull Supply Company, Inc.
5117 E Cesar Chavez
Austin, TX  78702
512-225-8067
donnaoleary@hullsupply.com

 


Incredible Renovations

Date Posted:  3/6/2014

Position:  Residential Construction Project Manager

Location:  Houston, Galleria Area

Residential Construction Project Manager

for an established design/build remodeler/custom builder


Due to continuing growth, a job opening is available for a highly motivated individual with leadership and customer satisfaction skills. The job of a project manager is to achieve optimal results in scheduling to achieve a timely finish. We need someone who will supervise, direct and motivate the project team (sub-contractors).   

The ideal candidate will have demonstrable Project Management skills to include:

·         College degree or a 5+ year's experience as a Project Manager for a Residential Construction company

·         Have an ownership attitude, be willing and able to grow and become a candidate for partnership.

·         Excellence in every project; do whatever it takes to achieve optimum results

·         Friendly, yet firm demeanor

·         Manages the development of project plans in advance of project activity assuring effective execution by the Project Team.

·         Monitors progress to assure compliance with the predetermined execution plan.

·         Excellent communication skills, verbal and in writing.

·         Participates in job site final walk-thru and manages the completion of all close-out documentation such as punch list items

·         Responsible for providing status reports to company General Manager

·         Pays attention to detail

·         Consumer oriented

·         Ability to multitask and prioritize multiple projects

·         Knowledge of building codes and best construction practices.

·         Willing to always learn.

Please send Resume to: Joana Kaluza, joana@incrediblerenovations.com


CMC Steel Texas

Date Posted:  3/3/2014

Position:  Maintenance Co-op/Internship Program

Location: Seguin, TX

Company

Commercial Metals Company is a global, low-cost metals recycling, manufacturing, fabricating, and trading enterprise. Our vertical integration model revolutionized the way the steel industry operates today. Originating in 1915 with a single recycling location, we have progressively moved into higher value downstream segments of the steel value chain. With corporate headquarters in Irving, Texas, today we operate in four primary business segments at over 200 locations and in more than 20 countries. In 1947, Structural Metals Inc. was founded by Marvin Selig and began mill operations in Seguin, TX, which would later become CMC’s Steel Manufacturing and Fabrication Segment. Commercial Metals Company's business conduct is guided by a single set of values. No matter where we do business, we do it based on our core values and "THE CMC WAY". This encompasses; Integrity & honesty, Respect for the individual, Conservation in Business Conduct, and exhibiting the highest ethical, moral, and legal standards.

At Commercial Metals Company we take the safety and well-being of our employees very seriously. OUR GOAL IS TO DO OUR WORK THE RIGHT WAY. What is "RIGHT?" The right way is the correct, consistent, and safe way of doing our jobs. Our CMC families depend on their loved ones' ability to provide for their family and return home safely each day after work. We have a commitment to quality, a commitment to our customers, and a commitment to safety that is demonstrated through doing our work RIGHT TODAY and RIGHT TOMORROW.

Position

Maintenance Co-op/Internship Program- The CMC Texas Maintenance co-op will cross train through the department to learn hands on skills related to industrial/engineering technology degree plans.   Co-op’s will provide assistance in the areas assigned to provide maximum equipment availability and reliability to the operation. This will be accomplished through the safest means possible while maintain CMC-Texas quality standards, utilizing all necessary safety equipment, plant equipment, and personnel tools.

Job Description/Required Skills

·         Must possess strong interest in Industrial/Engineering Technologies and be enrolled in this type of degree plan.(Junior/Senior level preferred)

·         Able to work a flexible schedule to include 40 hour work weeks during summer.(June-August)

·         Able to follow safety regulations and participate in CMC safety programs

·         Working knowledge of engineering software such as Auto CAD and Solid Works programs and processes in Microsoft windows

·         Ability to manipulate and utilize Working Drawings

·         Strong communication and interpersonal skills, highly motivated, and self-starter.

·         Use good decision making and problem solving skills to understand and meet customer expectations.

·         Able to work in a team environment.

·         Work in varying temperature and weather conditions.

·         Understanding of Manufacturing processes and maintenance reliability


T
o apply, please contact:

Laura Bartlett, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor

Foundry and Heat Treatment
Department of Engineering Technology
Texas State University
San Marcos TX, 78666-4684

phone: 512-245-3064
fax: 512-245-3052
email: lnb29@txstate.edu


Foundry Positions

Date Posted:  3/3/2014

Position:  Line Supervisor and Floor Supervisor

Location:  Memphis, TX and Louisiana

Full Time Career Opportunities Available in Manufacturing

A small southwest foundry producing no-bake and green sand molds is looking for a fulltime line supervisor to take over scheduling and production of the no-bake molding department. Experience is a plus but recent graduates will be considered. Candidates who excel in this position will be offered advancement opportunities.

Small southern foundry producing no-bake sand molds is looking for a fulltime floor supervisor to oversee production. Experience is a plus but recent graduates will be considered. Candidates who excel in this position will be offered advancement opportunities.

Full benefits package including health insurance and 401K.  All offers of employment are contingent upon passing a drug screen and reference check.

Interested parties should contact Dr. Laura Bartlett in the Engineering Technology Department:

Laura Bartlett, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor

Foundry and Heat Treatment
Department of Engineering Technology
Texas State University
San Marcos TX, 78666-4684

phone: 512-245-3064
fax: 512-245-3052
email: lnb29@txstate.edu


United Renovations

Date Posted:  2/28/2014

Position:  Estimator

Location: Dallas, TX

United Renovations (www.unitedrenovations.com), is a construction services firm that specializes in the redevelopment of apartment communities for national portfolio owners.  Headquartered in Dallas with regional offices in Houston, Denver, Phoenix and San Diego.  The Dallas HQ is interested in hiring graduates from construction management programs.  Last year we recruited and hired nine graduates from UNT’s Construction Technology program and have been thrilled with the results– all are thriving and two of have already received promotions.  We’re anxious to continue down this path with another 3-4 new hires.  

Construction Management Graduates (or alumni).  Interested parties should forward their resume or LinkedIn profile to:

Rodney Hall, Executive Search
Real Estate | Construction
ULI CDC Gold Council
rodney@rodneyhall.com
214-228-0925

cc:  Kristin Van Wolfe, Human Resources | United Renovations kvanwolfe@unitedrenovations.com


McGuyer Homebuilders

Date Posted:  2/28/2014

Position:  Construction Manager

Location: Austin, TX

MHI Partnership LTD. – Austin, TX

Applicants: Please include City and Zip code on resume!

About MHI:
For more than a decade, McGuyer Homebuilders, Inc. and MHI Partnership, Ltd. (MHI)(DBA's include Plantation, Coventry, Carmel and Wilshire Homes), have worked together as a unified team building on the strength and integrity of their founders Frank McGuyer and Mike Love. Since inception in 1988, MHI has continued to bring valuable experience to the homebuilding industry by retaining quality professionals in construction, land, finance, marketing and customer service. By building an organization of experienced leaders, the MHI team remains dedicated to long-term relationships with Homebuyers, Developers, Realtors, and the Communities in which we build.

Position Summary
We are looking for entry level construction managers with no experience in homebuilding. Need individuals looking for a new opportunity and willing to work long hard hours for growth potential.

Job Responsibilities:
•Oversee the safe construction of homes in a timely manner
•Manage construction of homes within budget
•order material and manage inventory; schedule inspections
•oversee subcontractors; quality control
•provide superior customer service after home closes.

Requirements
-No Experience is required, we will train you
-Bachelor degree
-Must be very organized

Brief Overview of Benefits
We offer a competitive compensation (Base + Commission) and a benefits program that includes:
•Medical/Dental Insurance
•Life Insurance
•401 (k) Savings Plan
•Paid Vacation & Sick Time
•Education Reimbursements
•Medical Leave of Absence

No telephone calls please.

All interviews are by appointment only. Your resume will be reviewed and qualified candidates will be contacted in the event that there is a potential match.

Please send resumes to resumes_austin@mhinc.com

 

 


Southern Plains Transportation Center

Date Posted:  2/20/2014

Position:  Internship Program

Location: 

The 2014 TRIP is focused on summer internships for students seeking to gain valuable professional experience through working for a transporation company or a government organization/agency such as a department of transportation over a periodo of ten to twelve weeks.  Please see below announcement for information and application process:

SPTC-Internship Announcement


M.L. Jones

Date Posted:  2/17/2014

Position:  Drywall Estimator

Location:  Tulsa, OK

Job Description

For further details or to apply, please contact:
Michael Jones
Michaelj@mljones.net
918-798-4941


Univeral Forest Products

Date Posted:  2/17/2014

Position:  Sales Trainee and Production Management Trainee

Location:  Texas

Universal Forest Products, Inc. is hiring for both Production Management Trainees, as well as Sales Trainees across our organization.  There are many opportunities at our plants in Texas, as well as other plants across the country.  Below I have provided more information on our company, along with a link to our website:

Since 1955, there’s one thing that Universal Forest Products has consistently done: grow.

We’ve grown our brand portfolio. We’ve grown our product lines. But, most importantly, we’ve grown our reputation. Thanks to our brands that are committed to delivering the absolute best products and service possible. Not only because it’s what you expect, but also because it’s what we demand.

Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., with facilities throughout North America, Universal Forest Products is strategically positioned to deliver a wide variety of products to nationwide retailers that cater to both consumers and contractors. Universal Forest Products is a holding company that provides capital, management and administrative resources to subsidiaries that design, manufacture and market wood and wood-alternative products for consumer retailers, structural lumber products for the manufactured housing industry, engineered wood components for the site-built construction market, and specialty wood packaging and components for various industries.

Sales Trainee Job Description

Production Management Trainee Job Description

Visit us at:  www.ufpi.com

For more information, please contact:
Sarah Baker
Recruiting Coordinator
Universal Forest Products, Inc.
Direct:  616.365.1564
Cell:  517.712.2102
Email:  sbaker@ufpi.com


Enterprise Properties, Inc.

Date Posted:  2/13/2014

Position:  Quality Control Laboratory Technician

Location:  Corsicana and Dallas, TX and Omaha, Nebraska

Enterprise Properties, Inc. currently has a QC Tech position available.

Job Description

Please apply through their website at www.enterprise-properties.com

Or, for more information please contact:
Rob Sturgis
Director of Human Resources
Tel: 402-609-4082
Cell: 402-306-4072
rsturgis@enterprise-properties.com


Wood & Thomason Construction

Date Posted:  2/13/2014

Position:  Administrative Coordinator

Location:  Local

 

A local construction company, Wood & Thomason Construction has an Administrative Coordinator position available construction science or interior design major.  Position scope includes coordinating bidding, estimating, punch/warranty, and scheduling.  Part Time.  Inquires please email Chris Wood at chrisswood2@gmail.com and/or Ryan Thomason mryanthomason@gmail.com.

 


Precision Sure Lock

Date Posted:  2/4/2014

Position: Sales Representative

Location:  Dallas

Actuant Corporation is a $1.3B diversified industrial company with operations in more than 30 countries. The Actuant businesses are market Leaders in branded hydraulic and electrical tools & supplies, umbilical, rope and cable solutions, as well as highly engineered position motion control systems. Actuant business operations are divided into three segments focused on the niche markets we serve: Industrial, Energy and Engineered Solutions. Actuant trades on the NYSE under the symbol ATU.

ENERPAC is the global leading manufacturer of high-pressure hydraulic equipment, components and systems for industries such as offshore, oil & gas, construction, mining, petrochemical and manufacturing, supplying high force solutions to these and many other industries worldwide. ENERPAC operates in the market of 700 bar high-pressure hydraulic equipment. The company’s products and systems are designed to raise productivity and profit levels, while offering top quality, safety and total customer satisfaction.

Precision SURE-LOCK is a business unit of Enerpac. PSL produces product for the pre- and post-stressing concrete market, used in commercial and residential construction. The work site is located in Seagoville, TX, a suburb southeast of Dallas.

Precision SURE-LOCK is seeking a Sales Representative for the Americas region, working from the PSL Seagoville (Dallas), TX location.

Scope of Role

·         Find sales opportunities for key products: Post-tension wedges, anchor heads, pre-tension chucks, equipment

·         Sell Precision SURE-LOCK products within the Americas (includes the United States, Canada, Mexico and South America

·         Demonstrate the capabilities of PSL to potential customers.

·         Build and nurture relationships with existing and potential customers

·         Complete the entire sale cycle from identification to closure

·         Assume ownership of tier 2 and 3 customer relationships

·         Assist the Prestress Leader in daily sales and customer relationships

·         Assist and coordinate with marketing initiatives, trade shows, and publications

Job Responsibilities

·         Generate and qualify sales opportunities by using business contacts, entering vendor selection processes, cold calling, attending trade shows, and by other means

·         Meet with prospective customers to determine their use levels and needs in order to sell PSL products

·         Understand the functions and features of prestressed concrete construction.

·         Understand the function and features of PSL products, comfortably promote the company to prospects and be able to answer their questions

·         Work with the Pre-Sales and Post-Sales resources to respond to a prospect’s (or customer’s) technical questions or issues during and after the sales cycle

·         Lead the development of quotations, proposals and responses to RFI and RFP documents in the assigned area

·         Make presentations to a prospect’s technical department, executives, business owners and project sponsors

·         Build and maintain client relationships

·         Close sales deals including negotiating sales agreements, schedules, and other finalizing items with support from PSL commercial and operational staff.

·         Keep up to date with the latest developments and code requirements for prestressed concrete

·         Understand PSL COS model and sales methodology

·         Understand and keep up to date with competitors and competitive products and technology

·         Coordinate with inside sales personnel

Qualifications and Competencies –

·         College Degree – Bachelors or higher

·         Bi-lingual: English / Spanish required. Prefer Portuguese also.

·         Comfortable with presenting to and talking with customers at various organization levels

·         Ability to make persuasive presentations, demonstrate products, and listen effectively

·         Ability to generate leads and complete the sales cycle from start to closing the deal

·         Strong oral and written communication skills

·         Excellent customer facing skills

·         Strong negotiation skills

Additional Competencies

·         Willingness to learn and the ability to grasp new ideas and information quickly

·         Ability to work in a team environment

·         Proven track record in working with multiple initiatives and projects at the same time

·         Willingness and ability to travel as required, domestic and internationally, sometimes on short notice

·         Knowledge of Prestressed Concrete applications

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Actuant will only employ those who are legally authorized to work. Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Candidates can apply through our careers section on our website:  https://actuant.silkroad.com/epostings/

For further information, please contact:

Amy Peck
Corporate HR Assistant
Actuant Corporation
N86 W12500 Westbrook Crossing
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
Office: 262-293-1651
amy.peck@actuant.com

 


CenterPoint Energy

Date Posted:  2/3/2014

Position:  Associate Service Consultant/Service Consultant Intern

CenterPoint Energy – Associate Service Consultant / Service Consultant Intern
Interviews – Friday, February 14 | Career Services, LBJ Student Center 5-7.1

CenterPoint Energy’s (www.centerpointenergy.com) vision is to lead the nation in delivering energy, service and value. More job details available in Jobs4Cats.

 

Please submit your resume through the Jobs4Cats on-campus interviewing website (Schedule ID 1758) no later than February 6th  at 8 a.m. if you are interested in interviewing with CenterPoint Energy. For questions about on-campus interviewing, email Casey Menn at caseymenn@txstate.edu.  

Please watch this short, three-minute video about on-campus interviews: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eyIW6ApZZ28

Casey Menn
Employer Relations Coordinator
Texas State University-Career Services
LBJ Student Center 5-7.1
601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666
caseymenn@txstate.edu

 


Gerhold Concrete Company

Date Posted:  1/27/2014

Position:  Regional Sales Manager

Location:  Norfolk, NE

Gerhold Concrete Company, a division of Lyman-Richey Corporation, is seeking an experienced Sales Manager to oversee personnel, equipment and customer accounts within the sales, and quality control departments.  Please see job description below for further details:

Job Description

For more information, please contact:

Genelle Girthoffer
HR Manager
Lyman-Richey Corporation
(402) 557-4886
Extension 2385
(402) 557-3810 (fax)
genelle.girthoffer@lymanrichey.com


Keystone Concrete

Date Posted:  1/27/2014

Position:  Entry Level Estimator

Location:  Georgetown, TX

Keystone Concrete has an entry level estimator job for the residential department at Keystone Concrete in Georgetown, TX.  Job requirements would include doing take-offs and creating bids as well as billing.  Applicants may submit resume to: