Career Opportunities

Graduates of the CME program are prepared to practice engineering at a professional level and to enter the composites industry in positions that provide opportunities for professional growth.

Explore the career opportunities a CME degree affords you.

T.O. Plastics
Extrusion Engineer
Posted: Dec. 29, 2020

Design Tanks
Quality Engineer (PDF)
Posted: Dec. 7, 2020

Behrens Manufacturing
Winona, MN
Engineering Technician (PDF)
Posted: Nov. 16, 2020

Boston Scientific
Twin Cities, MN
Manufacturing Engineer I
Posted: Nov. 5, 2020

Wipaire
Composites Fabrication Technician (PDF)
Posted: Oct. 1, 2020

S&C Electric
Chicago, IL
Process Engineer (PDF)
Posted: July 7, 2020

Boeing (on-going)
Composite Materials Engineering Positions

Posted: Dec. 19, 2017

Hexcel Early Career Program (on-going)
Hexcel Early Engineer Career

Posted: Oct. 13, 2016

Boston Scientific, various locations (on-going)
Composites Engineers

Posted: April 28, 2016

HAWORTH (on-going)
Various Engineering Positions

Posted: Jan. 15, 2016

Quatro Composites
Iowa and California (ongoing)
Composite Engineers, Quality Engineers, Tooling Design Engineers
Posted: Jan. 24, 2013

U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD (ongoing)
Research and Technology Engineers (PDF)
Posted: Dec. 5, 2011

 

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Ashley Furniture, Arcadia, WI
Engineering Internship (PDF)
Posted: Dec. 8, 2020

Thern Inc., Winona, MN
Posted: Nov. 19, 2020

Core Molding, Winona, MN
Part assembly/inspection work (PDF)
Posted: Nov. 13, 2020

Natural Process Design, Winona, MN
Posted: Oct. 12, 2020

Companies in the area that have hired CME students:

Winona Surrounding Area

 

Benchmark Electronics
Coda Composites Company
CPI Core Molding
Solvay
Fastenal
Natural Process Design
PlastiComp
TRW Automotive Electronics
RTP
Ticona Celstran
Watlow
We-no-nah Canoe

 

 

Advanced Fiber Products, Onalaska, WI
Geotek, Inc., Stewartville, MN
Miken Sports, Caledonia, MN
Plasticert, Lewiston, MN
Strongwell, Chatfield, MN
Trane, LaCrosse, WI

 

SciTechsperience - Please take a few minutes to register and start applying for internship programs funded by MN DEED and managed through the MN High Technology Association. (on-going)

Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (MSIPP)
Summer 2021 Internship 
Posted: 1/4/21
Application Deadline: 1/29/21

Avient, Winona, MN
Posted: 12/1/20

Scaled Composites, Mojave, CA
Posted: 10/13/20
Application Deadline: 11/22/20

Iowa State University and Washington State University
Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates
Posted: 1/9/18 (on-going)

Boeing

Composite Materials Engineering Internships

Posted: 12/19/17 (on-going)

U.S. Army Research Lab
Summer Journeyman Fellowship Program
Posted: on-going

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Summer Research Program
Posted: (on-going) 

The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI)
Internships/Opportunities
Information and Application
Posted: 2/13/17 (on-going)

SciTechsperience
Paid Internships
Posted: 1/30/17 (on-going)

Vanderbilt University
Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates in Nanoscience and Engineering
Posted: 11/22/16 (on-going)

Purdue University - Indiana
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
(SURF)
Posted: 1/19/16 (on-going)

DHS Education Programs
DHS-STEM Summer Internship Program - various opportunities
Posted: 11/29/12 (on-going)

Mayo Clinic- Rochester, MN
UREP Program
Posted: 10/10/11 (on-going)

Mayo Clinic- Rochester, MN
Mayo Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program (on-going)

NASA
Summer Internship opportunities - various deadlines
Posted: 2/4/13 (on-going)

National Science Foundation
Research Experiences for Undergraduates - various opportunities and deadlines
Posted: 10/10/11 (on-going)

Employers can also browse recent and past Student Resumes.

Contact Us

203 Stark Hall | 507.457.5685 | COLaughlin@winona.edu
Dr. Fariborz Parsi | Department Chair | FParsi@winona.edu