Welding lab sparks 'Recruitment Day' connections

Published 03.22.2024

Photos by Matt Deane, student photographer

Engineering Technologies
Welding & Metal Fabrication
Automated Manufacturing & Machining
Industry Connections
Career Services
Looking hopeful, Thomas L. McGinn Jr., a freshman in welding & fabrication engineering technology from Pottstown, converses with representatives of High Steel Structures.

The Automated Manufacturing, Welding & Metal Fabrication Recruitment Day drew 24 employers and 111 students to Pennsylvania College of Technology’s welding lab on Wednesday. The expansive space, believed to be the largest welding facility in higher education nationwide, buzzed with connection. 

The event offered companies an opportunity to recruit for roles in automated manufacturing, machining, welding, metal fabrication and management. 

“We are very fortunate for the relationships with our employers and the abundance of opportunities they offer our students,” said Stacey L. Girven, career and alumni events manager. 

Upcoming Recruitment Days  – all in the ATHS atrium - are as follows: 

•    Radiography – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 27 
•    Physical therapist assistant – 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 2
•    Dental hygiene – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 3

Visit the Career Services Events Page for more information on upcoming activities.