Co-Op -Mechanical Engineer / Electrical Engineer -Fall Semester 2017
Shaw Industries Inc
Job Title:Co-Op -Mechanical Engineer / Electrical Engineer -Fall Semester 2017
**Shaw Industries, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc., with more than $4.8 billion (USD) in annual sales. We are the world’s largest carpet manufacturer and a leading floor covering provider. We supply carpet, hardwood, laminate, resilient, tile and stone flooring products and synthetic turf to residential and commercial markets worldwide. Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, our 22,000 associates are located throughout the US and all over the world.**
*Experiential Learning Opportunities*
Specific projects allow Co-ops hands-on experience in the student's particular field of study, while demonstrating "real world" applications of classroom theories. Guidance received from Shaw professionals, coupled with the wide variety of duties performed by the Co-op or Intern student, helps to prepare the student for today's highly competitive job market. Shaw considers our Co-ops to be part of the team and actively engages them in meaningful work experiences.
A subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Shaw Industries, Inc. is the world's largest carpet manufacturer and a leading floor covering provider, generating more than $4 billion in annual sales and consisting of approximately 22,000 associates worldwide. Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, the company manufactures and distributes carpet, artificial sports turf, hardwood, laminate, luxury vinyl, and ceramic tile for residential and commercial applications both domestically and abroad.
Shaw Industries operates 31 modern distribution centers in American metropolitan areas delivering 27,000 selling styles and colors. We have been consistently rated one of the Top 125 training companies in the nation, as well as a Top 25 Best Places to Work for Recent College Grads. We maintain industry-leading sustainability initiatives, and are guided by our core values of honesty, integrity, and passion.
/Benefits: Fully furnished, all-utilities included apartments at a subsidized weekly rate (in the Dalton area.) We also offer holiday pay, discounts on company products, accrual of company seniority, and possible overtime pay. Co-op students are eligible for an increase in pay each semester they return (based on number of semesters worked and performance during previous semester, if applicable.)/
Majors: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or/very closely related/degree.
Minimum 2.5 grade point average
Must be enrolled in school full-time (12 credit hours)
Must have at least 36 credit hours completed
Citizenship: US Citizen, Permanent Resident, Refugee, Asylum, or authorized to work on a student visa.
**Title:** *Co-Op -Mechanical Engineer / Electrical Engineer -Fall Semester 2017*
**Requisition ID:** *72662*
**Other Locations:** *United States-Georgia-Dalton, United States-South Carolina-Columbia, United States-North Carolina-Welcome, United States-South Carolina-Clinton, United States-South Carolina-Central, United States-South Carolina-Aiken, United States-Alabama-Andalusia, United States-Georgia-Cartersville*
Company:Shaw Industries Inc
Location:Dalton, GA, 30722, USA