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Aug 26 / Carmen Gamlin

WSU Law School’s – Program for Entrepreneurship and Business Law Online Journal

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Dear Students:

Wayne State University Law School’s Program for Entrepreneurship and Business Law (PEBL) is pleased to announce the formation of The PEBL Journal—an online, interdisciplinary publication focusing on the intersection of education, business, and law. This journal is an ideal outlet for students to publish progressive ideas, perspectives, and theories related to business and entrepreneurship, whether it’s a new medical device, software, or other invention.

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The PEBL Journal will be among the first interdisciplinary legal journals devoted to entrepreneurship. We are seeking students from the Wayne State University Law School, School of Medicine, School of Business Administration, College of Nursing, and College of Engineering will collaborate to publish professional, intellectual pieces on a variety of topics with a focus on business and entrepreneurship.

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Each professional school will publish weekly blog articles related to business and entrepreneurship in their respective fields. Additionally, there will be larger, quarterly collaborative publications.

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  Students interested in being part of the peer reviewed PEBL Journal must take part in the write-on competition that will begin in mid-September.   Interested students should send an email containing their name, school, year, and contact information, as well as any questions they might have, to pebl@wayne.edu.

 

Aug 26 / Carmen Gamlin

WSU Veterans with Design Skills – Apply Today for Chrysler Internship

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STUDIO QUALITY INTERNSHIP

 

        for Veteran students at

 

Chrysler – Auburn Hills

 

The qualified candidate requires:

  • US Veteran status
  • Engineering or Engineering Technology students
  • Have design mentality
  • Skills – CAD or CATIA preferred.
  • Flexible schedule around full time internship

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Responsibilities:  Will be trained to surface check Catia files.

 

Pay:  $17.50 to start.

 

Call Tanita (586)868-4000 if interested!

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(586) 868-4000

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Aug 25 / Carmen Gamlin

Pernoud North America Seeks Business Development Manager

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Are you a highly motivated business developer with strong technical mold and plastic industry experience?

Georges PERNOUD North America, Inc. (a subsidiary of Georges PERNOUD Group, France) is seeking its future operations director.

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Worldwide specialist in tool making, we offer an outstanding opportunity to sell our Multi Process Molds (for underhood parts) for the automotive industry.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and have experience in the sales of injection molds or molded parts.  He / she must have strong written and oral communication skills (bilingual a plus) and a history of proven sales success in the industry.

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The position is based in the Detroit area (MI).  The candidate will have authorization to work in the U.S. and possess a clean driving record.

 Please send resumes to:  molly.swart@ubifrance.fr

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Visit us at: www.pernoud.com

Aug 25 / Carmen Gamlin

Sika of Madison Heights seeks a WSU Engineering Graduate for Product Engineer in the Technical Services Lab

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A Leader in the IndustrySika Corporation, based in Lyndhurst, NJ, is a leading supplier of specialty chemical products and industrial materials serving construction and industrial markets including transportation, marine, and automotive. Its technologies are focused on sealing, bonding, damping, reinforcing and protecting. Sika’s product lines include concrete admixtures, specialty mortars, epoxies, structural strengthening systems, industrial flooring, sealants, adhesives, specialty acoustic and reinforcing materials. Sika Products are used in a wide array of applications and always fulfill the highest quality standards. We are committed to customer satisfaction, innovation, and teamwork. – See more at: http://usa.sika.com/en/group/SikaCorp.html#sthash.5ISrrFH0.dpuf

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Jeff Woodford, Technical Services Manager at Sika is reaching out to Wayne State Engineering Warriors regarding a full time Product Engineer position.  Here is the link for those seeking a full time permanent position with the Sika Technical Services Lab. https://krb-xjobs.brassring.com/1033/asp/tg/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=30001&siteid=5009&jobid=109703

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Product Engineer – Technical Services Lab
2471BR
United States of America
Michigan
Engineering
Full Time
Permanent
Broad Function and Purpose of Position:Responsible for conducting laboratory tests with Sika’s Automotive and Industry bulk adhesives and sealants. The objective of these laboratory tests is to support new and existing business. The person who fills this position will also be required to write formal test reports to communicate the findings of the tests they conducted, along with the details of the test methods that were employed to generate the results. Some travel will also be required to support / trouble shoot customer applications on site.Specific Responsibilities:

• Assist Market Field Engineers with testing necessary to develop and commercialize adhesive bonding and sealing applications for both new products and new applications of existing products.
• Assist in the development and implementation necessary for the Technical Services Department to act as the division’s repository of technical expertise in the area of product application, performance, and competitive positioning.
• Write technical service reports communicating results of testing programs; design, set up, and execution of tests, ensuring accuracy of data.
• Maintain a safe and orderly laboratory work environment, including proper knowledge and use of specialized test equipment and PPE’s where necessary.
• All other related activities as defined by manager

Minimum education: B.S. in Engineering (preferably Chemical Engineering).
• Experience working in a laboratory environment.
• Demonstrated ability to apply strategic thought.
• Must be able to apply project management and planning skills to commercial projects.
• Excellent written/verbal communication skills and good commercial presence required.
• Able to travel up to 10% of time in support of customer support and launch activities.
Aug 20 / Carmen Gamlin

MiVirtualCareerFair – August 27, 2014, 10:00am – 4:00pm Register and Plan Today

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MiVirtualCareerFair

August 27, 2014

10 am – 4pm

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Looking for an innovative way to connect to great Michigan companies and business leaders across the state for job opportunities?

MiVirtualCareerFair is Michigan’s hottest new way to find exciting jobs.

Register today to connect with automotive, engineering, manufacturing and other great Michigan employers during the August event.

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Future 2014 MIVirtualCareerFair events:

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 from 10 am – 4 pm

Visit mitalent.org/virtualcareerfair to register and for more information

 

 

 

Aug 20 / Carmen Gamlin

Professional Prep Fridays – Introduction to the Engineering Career Resource Center Aug 22nd or 29th at 1:00 in 1520 EDC

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Introduction to Engineering Career Resource Center

Including International Engineering Students Employment

Top 8 activities to engage in this semester for professional development

Targeted for Brazilian Scholars and New Graduate Students, but anyone can attend

  Friday, August 22 at 1:00 in room 1520 EDC

Please RSVP for the 22nd at http://events.wayne.edu/rsvp/introduction-to-engineering-career-resource-center

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Introduction to Engineering Career Resource Center (Repeated Session)

ALL WSU Engineering Students

Top 8 activities to engage in this semester for professional development

 Friday, August 29 at 1:00 in room 1520 EDC

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Questions? Contact Carmen Gamlin at Careers@eng.wayne.edu

Aug 19 / Carmen Gamlin

Fall 2014 Engineering and IT Career Fair is October 7th in WSU’s McGregor Conference Center

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All Wayne State University Engineering students and recent grads

seeking Internships, co-ops and entry- level employment should attend the

Fall 2014 Engineering and IT Career Fair in McGregor Center

from 1:00 to 4:30.

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Student Volunteers are needed!

Please RSVP at http://specialevents.wayne.edu/careerfair-volunteers

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Employer Registration is by invitation only due limited space of 70 tables. Feel free to request the registration link by calling 313 577-8336 or emailing careers@eng.wayne.edu.

 

Aug 12 / Carmen Gamlin

The Engineering Society of Detroit offers Professional Engineer Licensing Exam Review Courses

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Professional Engineer Licensing Exam Review Courses

 

PE Review Course begins August 23, 2014

FE Review Course begins September 2, 2014

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This fall, make a commitment to re-energize and grow your career by enrolling in ESD’s proven Professional Engineer Licensing Review Courses. Let our 70-plus years of experience help prepare you to pass the exam on your first try. 

 

Since 1941, ESD has successfully prepared thousands of candidates prepare for the State licensing exam in a variety of disciplines ranging from civil and environmental to mechanical and electrical engineering. You’ll learn in a small classroom-like setting from instructors who have first-hand knowledge of the course material.

 

FE (Part I) Review Course

 

The Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Part I Review Course provides 84 hours of instruction in engineering fundamentals for candidates planning to take Part I of the Professional Engineers Exam.  It is designed for students who are close to or have finished an undergraduate engineering degree, or engineers who have been out of school for many years.   

   

The classes are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-9 p.m. and on Saturdays (morning or afternoon depending on discipline). The Saturday sessions start on August 23, 2014 (no class on August 30).

 

For more information or to register for ESD’s FE Review Course, click here, or contact Elana Shelef at 248-353-0735, ext. 119, or eshelef@esd.org

 

PE (Part II) Review Course

 

The Principles & Practice of Engineering (PE) Part II Review Courses consists of 28 hours of instruction, on seven half-day Saturday sessions, focusing on problem solving techniques needed for the Professional Engineers (Part II) exam. It is designed for engineers who have gained at least four years’ post-college work experience in their chosen engineering discipline.  The PE exam is typically the last step in the process of becoming a licensed PE.   

All classes are held on Saturdays. The civil engineering course meets 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and ends on October 18. Mechanical, environmental and electrical courses are 1 – 5 p.m. and end on October 11. There is no class on August 30 for all discplines. The state exam will be held on October 24, 2014.

For more information or to register for ESD’s PE Review Course,click here, or contact Elana Shelef at 248-353-0735, ext. 119, or eshelef@esd.org.

Aug 12 / Carmen Gamlin

Engineering Career Resource Center – Fall Friday Professional Prep Workshops

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Engineering Career Resource Center 1524 EDC (313) 577-8336 careers@eng.wayne.edu

 

 

Introduction to Engineering Career Resource Center

Including International Engineering Students Employment

Top 8 activities to engage in this semester for Professional development

  Friday, August 22 at 1:00 in room 1520 EDC

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Introduction to Engineering Career Resource Center

WSU Engineering Students

Top 8 activities to engage in this semester for professional development

 Friday, August 29 at 1:00 in room 1520 EDC

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Knowing Yourself – MBTI & Your Job Search

Know about your preferences in employment

How to read job descriptions in light of your skills & preferences

Friday, Sept 5 at 1:00 in room 1520 EDC

 

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Resume Writing

Know essentials for technical resume writing

Contrast Resume’s versus Applications

Contrast Resumes versus CVs

Friday, Sept 12 at 1:00 in room 1520 EDC

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LinkedIn

Develop a great LinkedIn profile

How to Network with peers, professionals and alumni

Using LinkedIn in your job search

Friday, September 19 at 1:00  in room 1520 EDC

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Cover letters and Job Search Strategies

Use of application, thank you and networking letters

Contrast cover letters and resumes

Friday, September 26 at 1:00 in room 1520 EDC

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Career Fair Prep

Practice your pitch in presenting your resume  at career fairs

Prepare your research before the October 7th Engineering & IT Career Fair

Friday, October 3 at 1:00 in room 1520 EDC

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Interviewing Skills

Enhance your ability to market your skills in phone & face to face interviews

Research yourself for behavioral based interviewing

Friday, October 10 at 1:00 in room 1520 EDC

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Format: Engineering Career Services Consultant,  will facilitate workshop at 1:00

and remain for walk-up career services for attendees until 4:00 pm.

Feel free to bring documents, tablets and laptops.

RSVP for Professional Prep on www.events.wayne.edu is helpful but not required for attendance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aug 11 / Carmen Gamlin

Impact Test Engineer Contract Position Recruited for Local OEM

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Attention All Mechanical, Electrical (and related) engineers with crash testing research or industry experience!

Send your resumes to Mark Kalnow,  mkalnow@tti-global.com today!

Impact Test Engineer – Vehicle Crash

GENERAL OVERVIEW

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for ensuring successful completion of full-size vehicle or pneumatic sled testing to regulations
  • Involves reviewing impact test regulations and test request provided by requestor, providing work instructions to Salaried Bargaining Unit technicians and mechanics, performing test to regulations, and post-test data validation
  • Will be involved with development and implementation of new test methods and/or equipment. Includes 1st and/or 2nd shift, and weekends as needed

Required Skills/Experience

  • Ability to work well with people
  • Have strong planning and organizational skills, and communicate well with managers
  • Proficiency/ability in the operation of data acquisition equipment
  • Or demonstrated capabilities in learning the operation of new equipment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

REQUIRED EDUCATION

  • Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited University

PREFFERED REQUIREMENTS

  • Familiarity with Hypergraph Analytical Software
  • 5 years impact test engineering, focus on vehicle crash testing
  • Familiarity with Federal and 3rd party crash test regulations

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Drug Screen and Background Check