Friday, December 16, 2016

Engineering Internship and Job Fair

Direct Recruiters - Opportunities in Engineering

My name is Dave Bevington and I direct our Automation team here at DRI (a premier Recruiting Firm). The reason for my note is I wanted to make you aware of our Firm as one of our specialties is placing technical professionals (engineers) around the nation in entry level roles with some of the best companies in the industry. In your role as an educator, I can image you receive a wide range of questions regarding effectively starting a career. I simply wanted to alert you to our presence as a free resource for your students and also contacts you might have actively working in the Automation/Industrial Technology field.

Currently, we are working to find top talent for the below openings for some of our top Clients. Do you know anyone who might be interested in the details of any of these roles?

Project Engineer
-Top Manufacturer of Sensors and other Electrical Automation components
-Strong mechanical and electrical skills a must
-Primary skills include Siemens PLC/HMI programming, along with Profinet/Profibus experienc

Applications Engineer
-Manufacturer of Automation Components. Booming growth (Doubled in US sales in the past 5 years - $125M. Ample advancement opportunity.
-Engineering support, Customer facing, Product design, and Improvement
-Experience with Solidworks, Inventor, or 3D programs:

Controls Engineer
-Leading System Integrator
-PLC and HMI programming, Motion Control, Machine Vision, Robotics programming (select positions)
We have many other positions Nationwide. Please feel free to reach out to me anytime.
PS: We do offer a referral bonus!
Dave Bevington
Director - Automation
Direct Recruiters, Inc.
(440) 996-0584
Dbevington at

Friday, December 2, 2016

Summer Employment - Air Force Research Laboratory in NY

UMass Amherst Field Degree MS

The UMass Amherst Field Degree MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering is an 18-month program designed for recent graduates who are looking to grow their career and their skills at the same time. After a 7-week summer semester on the UMass Amherst campus in the USA, students complete their remaining UMass Amherst faculty-taught courses in China, which are hosted at Shanghai Jiao Tong University.  The program is for Chinese Nationals who want to start their career and get US master’s degree. 

There will be info sessions (with free food):
Saturday, December 3rd @ 3pm and 5pm in LILY 2012
Sunday, December 4th @ 10am, 12pm and 2pm in LILY 2012
Anyone interested but can’t attend can submit an inquiry here and I’ll be in touch with more information.   Of course you can apply (no GRE and no cost) here:

Product Design Engineer/Mechanical Engineer Intern

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Professional & Technical Writing Minor

NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates

ME 590 - Human Journey to Mars II

Paris Study Abroad Program

Paris Study Abroad Program - Summer (May 11-28) 2017

The program offers a unique opportunity to study the reach, regulations, use and implications of digital/Internet communication technologies across the Atlantic. We will meet and interact with media entrepreneurs and regulators, including members of the highest political bodies in France (Prime Minister’s Office, National Assembly, French FCC-equvalent). Based in Paris, we will visit major political and regulatory institutions, businesses, and media enterprises.

We will learn about the differences between the US and French business, cultural, and regulatory regimes and about the complexity of doing business and deploying global communication business and technologies in European Union, which is he US’s largest overseas market, greater and richer than China or India.

The program offers 3 credit hours which will be recorded as COM 251, Information, Communication, and Society which is part of the university core, satisfying the Information literacy requirement.

For details contact Professor Sorin Adam Matei, Brian Lamb School of Communication,