On the Job


Well, clearly, there's great demand for materials engineers in the composite materials industry at companies like Material Sciences Corp. and Materials Innovation Technologies.

But the need for new and improved materials is widespread. Other sectors where their skills are needed include: office technologies (Xerox, 3M); pharmaceuticals (Johnson & Johnson, Merck); consumer goods (P&G, Unilever); paper products (Kimberly Clark); aerospace (GKN, Lockheed Martin); high-tech (Imra, Intel, Texas Instruments); and aluminum manufacturing and recycling (Novelis).
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Watch a video about material engineers who design snowboards, below: