The Career Resource Center
If you are interested in a career in Materials Science & Engineering or just want to learn more about this exciting field this is the site for you. This site will be of great interest to those interested in metallurgy, ceramics, plastics, semiconductors and composites. Visit the TMS Career Center for more information.
Students may search through the openings posted on the ASM Website as well as utilize the tools available including:
The new ASM Career Center will provide you:
- FREE and confidential resume posting – Make your resume available to employers in the industry, confidentially if you choose.
- Job search control – Quickly and easily find relevant industry job listings and sign up for automatic email notification of new jobs that match your criteria.
- Easy job application – Apply online and create a password-protected account for managing your job search.
- Saved jobs capability – Save up to 100 jobs to a folder in your account so you come back to apply when you are ready.
Find the opportunity that’s right for you! Browse available jobs, internships, co-ops, and graduate research positions. Post your resume for free, too!
AIST Student Resume Board Post your resume for companies who are looking for interns and have employment opportunities.
Industry Positions Available Job openings published by a vast array of steel-related companies.
Place position-wanted ads online and in magazines
Place ads in Advanced Materials & Process magazine for a minimal fee.
Place ads in JOM, The Journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society, for up to three months free.
Forging Career Center provides information on careers in the forging industry, the ability to search for job openings and post resumes online. An interactive CD-ROM, Forge Your Future is available to interested students at no charge. The CD contains process information, seven career path examples, interviews with recent graduates working in the forging industry.
National Science Foundation: Research Experiences for Undergraduate Students
Students are encouraged to apply to three or more sites for a higher likelihood of placement. Once a student has accepted an offer, s/he should withdraw her/his application from the other sites. http://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/index.jsp
Materials Research: http://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/list_result.cfm?unitid=5052
International Science and Engineering: http://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/list_result.cfm?unitid=10003
Ethics and Values Studies: http://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/list_result.cfm?unitid=10024
For additional information, students can look on the left hand side of the National Science Foundation webpage under the heading, “Specialized information for“.
Finding the Best College Internships
Where and Why Students Should Pursue Hands-on Experience