News from Career Services: July Wrap-Up

Even while many students were on break, job opportunities continued to pour in all month long! Almost 200 job leads were sent to the Career Services Office during July. Over twenty students and graduates let the office know that they have secured employment throughout the month, as well! Some of the positions were:

  • Probationary Police Officer for the Providence Police Academy (CJA)She is the first NEIT candidate to be hired into the academy and complete the 22-week training prior to graduation  – She will be sworn in August.
  • Apprentice (2) for Interstate Electrical Services, Warwick, RI (ELY)
  • Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant with HealthPro/Heritage Healthcare in RI (OTA)
  • Surgical Tech with Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket, RI (ST)
  • Surgical Tech with Claris Vision, Warwick, RI (ST)
  • Plumbing Apprentice for J & K Supplemental Plumbing, East Greenwich, RI (PLBH)
  • Plumbing Apprentice for National Refrigeration, Warwick, RI (PLBH)
  • Master Technician for Automated Logic in Canton, MA (EST)
  • Computer Associate for Research Development & Solutions, Middletown, RI (ITN)
  • RN with West View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, W. Warwick, RI (NUR)
  • Electronics Technician with Astro-Nova, W. Warwick, RI (ESTA)
  • Apprentice for Cox Electric, Narragansett, RI (ELY)
  • CAD Drafter for Ayoub Engineering, Pawtucket, RI (ABTA)
  • Automation Technician for Silgan Dispensing Systems (Polytop), Slatersville, RI (ELTB)
  • Sr. Consultant with CVS Corporate in Woonsocket, RI (ITS)
  • Quality Assurance/IT Consultant for Ultra Scientific in North Kingstown, RI (GDS)
  • Web Developer/Graphic Artist with the University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI (GMW)
  • Jr. Software Engineer with Volpe, National Transportation System Center, Cambridge, MA (ITS)
  • Jr. Web Developer with VUP Media, Cranston, RI (ITS)
  • IT Specialist with CSC Paymaster, Warwick, RI (ITN)
  • IT internship with RI Housing Authority, Providence, RI (ITN)
  • Identification Technician with the MA Department of State Police Crime Laboratory (CJB)

 

EMPLOYER NEWS

 Tasca Automotive Group visited the campus to discuss ways to attract more automotive and auto body students and grads, along with ways to partner in the promotion of NEIT to high school students.  Further discussions with Tasca will include awarding scholarships, loan forgiveness program, have more of a presence on campus and host internship opportunities.

The Career Services Office will be holding a Networking Night on Thursday, September 14 that will be geared towards our Architectural Building Engineering, Building Construction, Construction Management, Civil Engineering, and Interior Design students and alumni. Employers will be on campus sharing information about their respective companies and the different types of career paths available in the industry.

 

United States Sees Huge Manufacturing Jobs Growth

TIME Magazine‘s April 22, 2013

United States astounding manufacturing job growth

According to the article, United States manufacturing job growth has advanced over the past three years quicker than any other developed nation and benchmarks the first time in over a decade that factory jobs have gone up, rather than down.

New England Tech - training for america's workforce

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