Fall 2019 - Co-Op - Mechanical Engineering
We’re looking for someone who is diverse and ambitious; looking to push boundaries, test limits, take risks and solve problems. We’re a company leading the future of manufacturing and our multi-brand strategy supports a culture of innovation, even after 50 years of success. In this role, participants gain diverse work experience and are exposed to multiple areas of the company, including manufacturing, distribution, extrusion, customer service, technical development, sales and marketing, information services and corporate administration. We provide our co-ops with opportunities to apply their skills and knowledge to real working environments, while also giving support through networking opportunities and access to a nationally-recognized training program.
What you’ll be doing:
In our co-op program, students complete three-sessions, alternating between semesters working at Shaw and taking classes with their university. As students advance in the program, responsibilities increase, and projects may be requested that match their skills and interests.
- Mechanical/Electrical Engineering: Students work alongside other mechanical and electrical engineers, participating in or leading projects related to equipment upgrades, new equipment installations and predictive maintenance.
- Minimum GPA 2.5
- Must have completed at least 3 or more semesters of college coursework
- Must be a full-time student and registered with your university’s co-op or career services office
- Obtaining a degree in Mechanical Engineering
About Shaw Industries
Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company – we are 22,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. We provide carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf and other specialty items for residential and commercial markets worldwide. We meet diverse customer needs through an expansive portfolio of brands, including: Anderson Tuftex, COREtec, Patcraft, Philadelphia Commercial, Shaw Contract, Shaw Floors, Shaw Hospitality, Shaw Sports Turf, Southwest Greens, USFloors and more.
Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway with nearly $6 billion in annual revenue and representation throughout the U.S., as well as in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, India, Mexico, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom. For more information about our company brands, operations and community involvement, or to join our industry-leading team, visit www.shawinc.com.