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2012-12-28 05:03:10

Engineering Jobs North America is a new online service that helps all engineers and other people in the engineering field find work in North America. New York, New York (PRWEB) December 27, 2012 In an in depth study of Engineering Jobs North America, Business Review has determined it to be an important up and coming business. The United States of America´s economy has been unstable the past couple of years and a lot of jobs and work have been sent overseas, where there is cheaper...

2011-02-28 13:29:00

BLOOMINGTON, Minn., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearson VUE, the computer-based testing business of Pearson, announced today that NCEES has chosen Pearson VUE for computer-based delivery of its FE and FS exams. The first CBT exams will likely be released in mid-2013 and delivered through Pearson VUE's owned-and-operated network of Pearson Professional Centers and other select locations as determined by NCEES. The FE and FS exams are the first step in the process of becoming a licensed...

2009-06-24 09:34:33

Rising unemployment has not made it easier for U.S. employers to fill skilled laborers positions, in spite of rising applications, some observers said. For example, project manager Chris McGrary at Cianbro Corp. said it took him 18 months to fill 80 positions for welders capable of producing flawless welds for an oil refinery project in Brewer, Maine, The New York Times reported Wednesday. With stimulus spending likely to boost construction, civil engineers who can supervise projects are in...

2009-02-05 10:54:00

BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing demand for engineering professionals will drive hiring in 2009, according to Russ Curtis, CEO of CareerSoft's Engineer Search. "We anticipate increased demand for professionals in civil, environmental and mechanical engineering positions in the coming year," says Curtis. Curtis says the demand for engineers will grow as anticipated state and federal public works projects are funded. "There is significant interest in, and need for, rebuilding...

2008-12-11 17:18:00

Chicago Geothermal Firm and Major Labor Union Sign Geothermal Agreement for Energy Efficient New Buildings and Retrofits CHICAGO, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Indie Energy Systems Company and Local 150 of the International Union of Operating Engineers, AFL-CIO today entered into a labor agreement covering the construction of local geothermal energy fields for heating and cooling Chicago-area buildings. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has called geothermal the most energy-efficient,...

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