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Current Job Opportunities In Industry

Akin Construction is currently looking to hire a part time CADD worker in Franklin, KY
Contact: David Akin 270-776-5594
Website: www.akins-construction.com

Date Posted: 08/22/2013


Franklin Precision Industry, Inc  is currently looking for a intern at the plant to work with the maintenance department.
They are flexible with hours working, however would like someone who is available sometime on day shift. Pay is $12/hr.

Website: http://www.fpik.com/

Date Posted: 08/22/2013


Davert USA, Inc. is looking to hire a part time CAD Operator and a full time QA Tech for first shift.

Part time CAD Operator: the CAD Operator position would fit with a student and their schedule they can be relatively flexible once trained.  We could even utilize it as an internship if they require.  You can see what the qualifications, duties, etc. are for the position on the attached job posting here

Full time QA Tech for first shift: qualifications, duties, etc. are for the position on the attached job posting here

Date Posted: 09/06/2013


F.A. Wilhelm Construction Company is looking for any recent graduates that might be interested in a Project Engineer role.  The electrical subsidiary is currently looking for Project Engineers & Project Managers in the Indianapolis area.  They do not have to know the ins & outs of electrical work but must be a hard worker and excited about learning.

Website: http://www.fawilhelm.com/  OR  http://www.fawilhelm.com/careers-at-wilhelm-construction/

Date Posted: 11/12/2013


Sterling Boiler & Mechanical, Inc. is looking to hire a recent graduate with some experience in Construction Management Majors that are graduating in December 2013, and preferably from the tri-state region of Evansville, IN. You may contact and send resumes to sgarrett@sterlingboiler.com or by calling (812) 492-7107. The mailing address is: P.O. Box 8004 Evansville, IN 47716.

Date Posted: 11/11/2013


CDM Smith's Construction division - is looking to hire two Construction Specialist Opportunity in Florida. The position will start in late January 2014. For more information, please email AMS@WKU.EDU or contact Dr. Ahmed Khalafallah. 

Date Posted: 12/13/2013


Batten & Shaw, Inc., a full service construction management firm, is looking to hire a Project Manager and Project Engineer in the Nashville, TN area.

Project Manager:

The PM is responsible for the daily management, coordination and oversight of construction projects including successful project planning, execution, and closure. Plans and directs all construction activities and administrative processes in order to deliver high quality projects on time and within budget. Successfully achieves objectives related to estimating, bidding, contract administration, and schedule generation and facilitation.

Project Engineer:

The Project Engineer serves as project technical source, providing interpretation of plans and specifications, resolving questions and problems as they arise.  Maintains a comprehensive knowledge of client requirements, construction documents, subcontractors, and purchase orders. Ensures work complies with applicable codes, drawings and specifications. May coordinate change orders, expedite material and job site equipment, assist in the preparation of estimates, and compile data to assist in analyzing project progress.  Initiates close-out activities.

Ability to travel regionally is required for both of these positions.

For additional information and to apply, please visit our website at www.bsinet.us and click on the "careers" tab then "current openings."

Date Posted: 12/13/2013

Hall Contracting of Kentucky is looking for students who could help with estimating in Louisville, KY. A very brief job description is below:

Must be willing to work as a full time project estimator in Louisville, KY, with room for advancement of responsibility. Pay and benefits will be discussed if the interested applicant's resume is desirable

If you are interested, please email your resume to Brandon Johnson at: BDavidson@HallKY.com

Date Posted: 12/13/2013

 Lumberman's Wholesale Distributor's, Inc. has an open position for a Design Engineer.

Design structural floor systems to be framed with engineered wood 1-joist and beams and produce detailed placement drawings for field crews. Experience reading blueprints and proficiency with AutoCAD type drawing programs required. Construction Science background preferred with emphasis on basic engineering and load development. Designer also will have extensive contact with customers and field crews and will need good communication skills.Lumberman's Wholesale has been in business over 40 years and has been providing structural design services for 19 years. We are located in Nashville, Tn. and service retail lumber dealers in a radius of approximately 120 miles. This is a full time position. Salary will be $36,000 + annually depending on experience. Insurance on the individual and 401K provided.

Contact Phil Duke
Email: pduke@lumbermanswholesale.com
Office# 1-800-521-9663
Cell#      615-642-3861
Fax#       1-615-321-4601
Date Posted: 12/13/2013

CI Skanska is currently searching for an entry level Architectural technician in Evansville, IN. Architecture Revit -CAD Technician-PCI00000H. As an Architectural Revit/CAD Technician for projects you will be required to demonstrate a high standard of professionalism and client focus/customer service; be resourceful and flexible, effective at handling multiple tasks; have good computer skills; have strong presentation, written and verbal skills; and be able to be delegated to while working in a collaborative format with multiple team members. For more information please email Bryan Reaka or ams@wku.edu

Date Posted: 12/13/2013







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