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If you are interested in seeing your job opportunities for Mechatronics, Electrical Technologies, or Machining students posted here, please e-mail them to ebeaver@tcc.edu. It is recommended that you include the following items (at a minimum):

  • Company Name
  • Job Title
  • Description of Duties
  • Instructions for applicants

Another resource availabe to employers is TCC's Career Services Center and the Career Success Network.

Student Information

Any job postings I receive for students in the Mechatronics, Electrical Technologies, or Machining programs will be posted below (newest at the top). I strongly recommend also visiting the Career Services Center and signing up for the Career Success Network (a kind of match-making service for employers and job seekers).  Old job posts will stay on the site for a time to provide a reference of employers looking for our students.

Job Postings

TCC - Mechatronics Adjunct Instructor - https://jobs.vccs.edu/postings/27193
We are always looking for new instructors! Daytime and evening courses available.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Mechatronics, Industrial Technology, or related field OR an Associate Degree in Mechatronics, Industrial Technology, or related field with demonstrated competency in teaching field. Two years related work experience.

TCC - Electrical Technologies Adjunct Instructor (Part time) - https://jobs.vccs.edu/postings/31249
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Technology or related field or an Associate Degree in Electrical Technology or related field with demonstrated competency in teaching field. Two years or related work experience.

Composite Technician - Eagle Aviation Technologies, LLC
Eagle Technologies is a small business who designs and manufactures air-frame components for the aerospace industry, with a niche in rotor blade and prop blade development. The job description provided here requires 9 years of experience, however Eagle Aviation Technologies, LLC is expanding the job posting to include a more entry level internship opportunity through the summer that could lead to permanent positions. A willingness to learn and a passion for what is required is much more desirable than years of experience at the moment. This opportunity could be extended to students who just want to work the summer who have not yet graduated.
Interested candidates should contact Kate Turner at Eagle Aviation Technologies, LLC - 757-262-0445

Machine Trade Trainee (Apprentice) - Stihl
Click here to apply!

Alpolic - Mitsubishi Chemical America
Several entry-level positions available at the Chesapeake, VA facility. Click here to view all jobs at Mitsubishi Chemical America
Coil Line Operator job description
Lamination Line Operator job description

IMS Gear - Mechatronics Apprentice
Receive an hourly pay in addition to free tuition and books!  Click here for informational flyer
Applications accepted until May 14, 2021. Click here to apply

Yupo Corporation America - E&I Technician
The Electrical Maintenance Technician works as a member of the Maintenance and Facilities Team to support 24/7 production operations by maintaining electrical and instrumentation equipment needed for the facility. For more information, click here. To apply, complete the employment application found here and e-mail it to HR@yupo.com.

Community Electric Cooperative - Engineering Technician
CConfiguring, testing, calibrating and repairing associated electronic controls, SCADA Master, SCADA RTUs, AMI (Automated Metering Infrastructure), and communication devices.
Contact Scott Smith at 757-242-6181 if interested in applying.
Click here for a full job description.

PMG Project Technician
PMG is a national manufacturing services company that partners with manufacturing companies across the U.S. When companies are experiencing a production gap or a backlog at their facility, PMG sends technicians to help out on a project basis. Technicians are PMG employees, on PMG payroll and receive benefits through PMG. Visit PMG's website for more information: https://www.pmgservices.com/

Technical Manager & Electronics Technicians - Virginia Port Authority
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Field Service Technician - Resource Lighting and Controls
Install, program/commission, and support lighting controls or lighting equipment. Click here for more information. To apply, e-mail your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to: jesse@resourceltg.com

Automatic Train Control Trainee - Metro
The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority is recruiting Automatic Train Control Trainees. Click here for more information and apply by visiting wmata.com/about/careers and search for Automatic Train Control (ATC) Trainee.

Mechatronics Graduates Needed!
The Lee Group is looking to hire Maintenance Technicians and are particularly interested in students who have completed/are completing the Mechatronics program at TCC. Click here to apply. For detailed job descriptions, click on the position titles: Maintenance Technician B or Mainetenance Technician C

EERE Robotics Internship Program
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE) Robotics Internship Program is a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in a field related to robotics. The program provides opportunities for high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students and postgraduates to intern at federal national laboratories throughout the United States. The EERE Robotics Internship Program is sponsored by the EERE Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO). Click here for more information and how to apply!

April 6th - GDIT Hiring Event
Zoom meeting hiring event for GDIT. Electricians, electronic technicians, field technicians, and engineering technicians. Visit https://www.tcc.edu/event/meet-the-employer-gdit-hiring-event/ for more information.

Property Management - Electrical and HVAC Technicians
Visit www.palms.net To apply. Click here for a flyer.

Rail Systems Maintenance Technician - HRT
Visit gohrt.com/careers for this and other opportunities.

Various Positions - Plasser American
Click here for more information and to apply

Line Technician - Kraft Heinz
This position is a combination Maintenance/Operator position and successful candidates must have the ability to work overtime and flex schedule as necessary to meet the needs of production.
Click here for a detailed job description.
Click here to apply

Senior Electronics Technician - Commonwealth of Virginia
Check out https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/193605 for more information.

Excel Energy Consulting - Building Automation Engineer I
EXCEL Energy Consulting is looking to hire an entry level Building Automation Engineer in Williamsburg, Virginia covering the Hampton Roads area including Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk and Virginia Beach. This position will be responsible for layout and design of HVAC Controls Systems. Comprehensive training and mentoring for the right candidate.
Click here for full job description.
If interested, you may contact Geoff Pierce directly at geoffrey.pierce@excelenergyconsulting.com or 757-707-5301

Lipton Tea - Electrician/Instrumentation Technician
The Electrician/Instrument Technician is responsible to maintain operational performance of equipment within the scope of the central maintenance department. This includes, but is not limited to, equipment directly maintained by the central maintenance department (palletizers, blending process, etc.) and electrical/automation equipment plant wide (electrical distribution systems, PLC & servo controlled equipment, motor & drive systems, etc.). E&I Tech’s must be capable of functioning in roles consisting of troubleshooting & repair, preventive maintenance, leading continuous improvement, and managing small projects. Understand and adhere to WCM principles that guide site operational and maintenance practices.
Click here for complete job description
Click here to apply

Work-Study Student
Student employee to assist with lab and equipment duties for the Mechatronics and Electrical Technologies program.  Must have a Federal Work-Study Award in your financial aid package.  For more information about obtaining a FWSA as part of your financial aid or to verify you have one, please visit the Financial Aid office on campus.  If you are interested, please contact me at ebeaver@tcc.edu

Yupo Corporation - Chesapeake, VA
Maintenance Technician - entry level position
Click here for a detailed job description
Click here to apply

Electric Motor Control - Chesapeake, VA
To apply for any positions listed below, please send an e-mail with your resume to jobs@emc-co.com
Click on the position name for job description:

TCC Career Fair - Maritime, Manufacturing, & Skilled Trades - Friday, April 10, 2020
Click here to download the informational flyer

Electronics and Assembly Technician

Temp/Intern – Assembly and CAD Technician

Electrical and Instrumentation Specialist
HRSD - Visit the iRecruitment site and search for the position title:

Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) - Maintenance Technicians
HRT is currently looking to fill multiple positions:

  • Light Rail Transit Systems Maintenance Technician
  • Light Rail Vehicle Maintenance Technician
  • LRV Maintenance Supervisor

Candidates should have a strong resume showing a background in electrical, electronics, mechanical, or a combination of two or all three. All position descriptions, rates, and application process can be found at: https://hamptonroadstransit.ourcareerpages.com/

Utility Electronics Technician
City of Chesapeake
The hiring manager is seeking applications for this position from Electrical or Mechatronics students
Click here to apply

1st Class Electrician
L3Harris Technologies, Norfolk
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2nd Class Electrician
L3Harris Technologies, Norfolk
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Commercial Electrician
L3Harris Technologies, Norfolk
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Electrician - USG
For more information, please see this flyer

Technical Support Specialist - Bauer Compressors Inc.
The Technical Support Specialist is responsible for providing BCI distributors and customers with technical support, problem resolution and trouble-shooting on compressor systems and components.
Click here for job description and link to apply

Field Technician 1 - Wood Automation & Controls
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Field Service Technician - Bauer Compressors Inc.
The Field Service Technician is responsible for providing technical assistance to our Service Department. In addition, the Field Service Technician provides assistance with customer inquiries to ensure proper repair procedures.
Click here for job description and link to apply

Utility Electronics Technician II - City of Chesapeake
Career Link in the City of Chesapeake Click on "Search Postings"

Valkyrie Enterprises
Valkyrie has numerous engineering, technical, analytical, program management, and documentation development positions available in support of U.S. Navy transformational programs and activities, maintenance engineering, Navy staff support, logistics support, and Navy customer program support.

JLL - Mechanical, Robotic, and Technical Roles
Click here for flyer

Micron Technologies Internship and Career Fair
Tuesday, 1/21/2020
12:30-1:30 pm - Virginia Beach Campus, room H-179
4:00-5:00 pm - Virginia Beach Campus, room H-273
Micron's internship program is the perfect opportunity to do that. As Technician Interns at Micron, students have the opportunity to gain experience working on real-time projects next to some of the technology industry's most respected professionals.
Click here for position details

Oceaneering Open House
Saturday, 8/24/19
See flyer for link and details: Click Here for Flyer

Yupo Career Fair
Wednesday, 8/28/19 from 9:30am to 4:00pm
Hiring full time positions for Manufacturing Support Technicians, Mechanical Maintenance Technician, Process Engineer, Accountant, Sales, Buyer, Production Planner
Click here to download the flyer with more information