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.

Albany Engineered Composites, LLC
Engineers: Tooling, NDI Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Design
Posted: Feb. 20, 2020

City of Little Falls, MN
Posted: Feb. 20, 2020

Global Secure Shipping Inc.
Old Town, ME
Composite Engineer (PDF)
Posted: Feb. 5, 2020

MEGGITT, Erlanger, KY
Composites Engineers (PDF)
Posted: Jan. 29, 2020

True Sports, San Diego, CA
Design Engineer
Posted: Jan. 21, 2020

Owens Corning
Senior Design Modeling Engineer
Posted: Jan. 13, 2020

JR Automation Technologies, Nashville, TN
Posted: Dec. 31, 2020

FIBERESIN Industries, Oconomowoc, WI
Posted: Dec. 30, 2019

Celanese, Winona, MN
Testing Lab Lead
Posted: Dec. 23, 2019

ZEISS Industrial Metrology, Maple Grove, MN
SurfMax Application Manager
Posted: Nov. 18, 2019

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


You can also explore the largest career networks for college and recent graduates, AfterCollege. They help students explore jobs and internships.

Companies in the area that have hired CME students:

Winona Surrounding Area

Benchmark Electronics
Coda Composites Company
CPI Binani
Natural Process Design
TRW Automotive Electronics
Ticona Celstran
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)

Aroplax Corporation, Monticello, MN
Posted: 3/5/20

Center for Manufacturing Research, Tennessee Tech.
2020 Summer NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
Posted: 2/17/20

FAMU-FSU College of Engineering
2020 Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Posted: 2/19/20
Deadline: 3/15/20

RTP Company, Winona, MN
Internship Opportunity (PDF)
Posted: 2/10/20

Seagate, Bloomington, MN
Internship Opportunity (PDF)
Posted: 2/10/20

Wipaire, South St. Paul, MN
Engineering Student Summer Internship (PDF)
Posted: 1/29/20

Advanced Fiber Products, La Crosse, WI
Engineering Student Summer Interns
Posted: 1/21/20

Plasticomp/PolyOne, Winona, MN
Engineering Student Interns
Posted: 1/21/20

The University of Alabama
REU Site: Engineering Sensors, Systems, & Signal Processing for Speech Pathology
2020 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Posted: 12/23/19
Deadline: 2/28/20

Summer 2020 STEM summer school teacher candidate
STEM, Engineering Projects
Arcadia, WI School District
Posted: 12/11/19

Center for Engineering MechanoBiology
Two Locations: University of Pennsylvania and Washington University in St. Louis
2020 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Posted: 12/10/19
Deadline: 2/1/20

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


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)
Information and Application
Posted: 2/13/17 (on-going)

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
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)

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.

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