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Full Time Engineering Employment Opportunities

Full time engineering employment opportunities will be posted here for 60 days or until they are filled. Click on the companies below and on the right to view more details about each opportunity and instructions for submitting your resumes and cover letters. Feel free to email Debbie Berry at debra.berry@wku.edu for more information regarding any of the openings posted here. If you are a company and would like to have your opening posted here, please contact Debbie Berry with the details about your opportunity.

You may also contact our Career Services center at EmployerRelations@wku.edu  to have your opening posted to Top Jobs, our online job search tool for WKU students and alumni. You may email a word document containing your job advertisement to EmployerRelations@wku.edu and a Career Services Staff member will post the job within 48 hours.

If you are a WKU Engineering student or WKU alumni, you may log into TopJobs HERE with your NetID & PW to search by job id or key word.

Engineering Full Time Job Opportunities-

February 2014 Full Time Openings:

  • Boardwalk Pipeline Partners-Owensboro KY:Seeking Engineering I,II, III, & Sr. BSME and other engineering fields accepted. Click HERE to view full list of positions & for directions to apply.
  • Fruit of the Loom- Bowling Green KY:Seeking full time Process Engineer at their Bowling Green Distribution Center. Apply online HERE.
  • Sumitomo-Scottsville, KY : Seeking Plastics Molding Engineer at their Scottsville plant. Prefer BSME & plastics molding work experience. Click HERE to view the job description & to apply.

January 2014 Full Time Openings:

December 2013 Full Time Openings:

  • Emerson Electric-Russellville, KYSeeking BSME to fill Industrial Engineering opening. They have a need for an entry level position & an experienced Industrial Engineer at their plant. Click HERE to view the job description. Applicants may send their resumes and cover letters to Ms. Meghan Watkins, Human Resources Specialist, at Meghan.Watkins@Emerson.com.

November 2013 Full Time Openings:

  • J.M.Smucker-Scottsville,KY:Seeking BSEE or BSME for a full time Process Engineering opening. Will consider Dec.2013 or May 2014 graduates. To apply, visit www.smuckercareers.com , click on the careers tab, click view job opportunities, and then filter to the Scottsville, KY plant location. Click HERE to view the job description. Posted: 11/21/13.

October 2013 Full Time Openings:

  • MTD Products-Leitchfield, KY:Currently seeking a BSME for a Quality Engineering opening to work in their plastic injection molding components area of the plant. You may submit your resume to leitchfieldhr@mtdprodcuts.com. Click HERE to view the full job description.

  • Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems Seeks Design Engineer for Scottsville KY plant location: Seeking BSME to fill Design Engineering opening. This position will spend 6 months of initial training in Detroit MI before transferring to the home location of Scottsville, KY. Click HERE for full job description & to apply. Sumitomo is a WKU Engineering Industrial Partnership member. Date Posted: Aug. 7, 2013.
  • The New York Blower Company seeking Manufacturing Engineer in Leitchfield, KY plant location: Click HERE for details & to apply. Date Posted: Aug. 7, 2013.

Additional Full Time Engineering Job Opportunities:

Recent September 2013 Job Opening Announcements: 

  • Akebono Brakes- Elizabethtown, KY- Currently hiring Mechancal Engineers and Project Engineers. Prefer BSME but will also consider BSEE with mechanical skills. You may email your resumes directly to Ms. Virginia Jury, HR Generalist, at Virginia.jury@akebono-usa.com . See TopJobs ID #s: 37988 and 37987 for full details.
  • Bendix Spicer Brakes-Bowling Green, KY- Current job opening for a PLC Controls Engineer. Prefer BSEE degree. See TopJobs ID #: 37982 for details and for instructions to apply through their company website.
  • Berry Plastics- Madisonville, KY- Current job openings for Quality Engineers and Project Engineers. You must apply online for full consideration. You can also email your resume directly to Mr. Stan Bowser, HR Manager, stanbowser@berryplastics.com . See TopJobs ID #s: 37805 and 37806 for full details.
  • BRUSS North America-Russell Springs, KY-Multiple Engineering Openings. Email resumes to Tyler Emerson, HR Specialist, at tyler.emerson@brussna.com . Click Links to view job descriptions: MFG Engineer, Plant Engineer, Process Engineer, Quality Engineer, & Tooling Engineer
  • Corning Incorporated-Harrodsburg, KY: Multiple Engineering openings in Process Engineering & Equipment Engineering. Also, immediate opening for a Production Supervisor/Team Leader I with Oct.2, 2013 deadline. Click HERE to view details & for directions to apply.
  • Daicel Safety Systems America- Beaver Dam, KY- Current openings for Electrical and Mechanical Engineers with 4-5 years experience or will consider entry level engineers with engineering co-op/internship experiences & strong hands on skills. The company is growing quickly and will be increasing their automation within the plant. Immediate needs for mechanical machine designers and machine electrical design/programmers.You may submit your resume by email to Mr. Tim Loney, Process Engineering Manager, t_loney@dssa.daicel.com . You may visit their website at http://www.daicelssa.com/.
  • Dorman Products, Inc.-Portland TN and Warsaw KY:Seeking OPEX Engineer in both locations. Click HERE for job description. You may email your resume to Mr. Dean Papougenis at dpapougenis@dormanproducts.com to apply. 
  • Joy Mining Machinery Positions- Millersburg KY and Longview TX: Seeking Electrical Engineers to fill 3 open positions- 2 are in Millersburg KY. To apply email your resumes to Karen@hawkinsHRConsulting.com . See TopJobs ID #s: 37972 for details.
  • Kingsford Manufacturing – Burnside, KY: Seeking Entry Level Engineer with 2+ yrs of experience in a manufacturing environment for their Burnside Plant location. Desire BSME or BSEE & will consider new graduates with Engr internship/co-op experience. Kingsford is part of the Clorox Company. Interested applicants may email their resumes to Ms. Lisa Bailey at lisa.bailey@clorox.com . Ms. Bailey is their Organizational Empowerment Manager(HR Manager) at the Burnside plant. You may also reach her by phone at 606.561.2231 with additional questions regarding this opening. See TopJobs ID#: 37990 for more details. 
  • Kentucky Copper -  Morgantown KY: Process Engineer- Click HERE to view job description. To apply for any Kentucky Copper opportunities, you may email your resume to resume.kci@chandra-group.com or email Megan White at megan@chandra-group.com. She is their HR Manager. Posted: June 11, 2013.
  • Louisville Gas & Electric- Louisville, KY: Gas Engineer (Desire ME or CE major)- Louisville KY. Job # 102919. Apply online. Click HERE to view job description. Applicants must apply online at www.lge-ku.com/careers. Also, other ME or EE openings online across KY. Posted: Sep. 26, 2013
  • Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems - Scottsville, KY and Edmonton, KY and other National locations including Lexington KY,Marysville OH,  and Northville MI. Click HERE to view their current job openings. Click on Job Openings and apply through their site. You may also email your resumes directly to resumes@sewsus.com and someone here in their corporate office will direct it to the appropriate HR manager. If you are interested in inquiring about current or future openings at their Scottsville KY location, you may email your resume to Rayna Falls, their HR Plant Mgr, at rfalls@sewsus.com . If you have interest in the Edmonton plant, please email Gretchen Bandy, their HR Plant Manager, at GBandy@sewsus.com
  • Vectren Energy Corporation- Multiple National locations including Evansville, IN and other IN and OH locations. Click HERE to view their flyer. Click HERE to view their brochure. To apply and explore careers, visit www.vectren.com/careers or click HERE.
  • Steve Kestler & Associates- Harrodsburg, KY - Steve is a technical recruiter out of Harrodsburg KY. He has successfully placed several of our Engineering graduates. If you are interested using a recruiter as part of your job search, contact Steve for more information at stevekestler@outlook.com .  Click HERE for his full contact information.
  • JP(John) Kutter with Kutter & Associates: He's a recruiter looking for entry level MEs and EEs for KY & TN openings including the Bowling Green area. Click HERE for more information. They have placed WKU engineering graduates in the past.



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