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Somebody help me. What is the yield strength (or proof strength) for ASTM A307A threaded rod??

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I am looking for a MechE opening in Denver area, ideally in-person. I have my EIT. Please let me know if you have a lead!

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Has anyone here played around with ChatGPT for work? I'm definitely curious about how it can be used to help us do better and more efficient work.

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Have you ever taken a few months off between jobs before beginning the job search again? I feel like my mental health would really benefit from a sabbatical, but I'm worried about it being a red f… more

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Hi everyone!

I am looking for advice on shifting careers from Canada to the US. I have been working for almost 4 years with half my time spent as a mechanical design engineer for a injection machine manufacturer,and other time as mechanical engineer for a space robotics company.

Looking for a similar role as a mechanical engineer in a similar industry or automotive!

Any advice or companies hiring?

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Hi I currently just graduate from sacramento state university I got my bachelors in mechanical engineering, looking for a job. I’m an entry level skills in autocad, civil 3D, solidworks, and matlab.

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Hi Fishes,

I'm a final year MASc student and have worked for 2.5 years as a Graduate Research Assistant and have experience in mechanical design, 3D printing, fabrication in machine shop, DOE, evaluating performance against requirements, and troubleshooting,. I'm looking for Full-time roles in Mechanical R&D material or process development. I've changed my resume based on past comments. Looking to connect with people in similar or related fields and get their thoughts.

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Hello everyone. Anyone here working in Maintenance and Reliability Engineering? I am working with automotive manufacturer and my life long goal is to become director of Reliability. Do you guys think … more

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Hi, any company willing to sponsor H1B? I’m looking for a job requires mechanical engineer background. Have done mechanical design internship and experience in the automotive industry of working close… more

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Hi,
I'm a mechanical engineer with +2 years of experience, looking for a new opportunity that could fit my experience and qualifications, would you please have a look on my resume, is there a… more

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Is it worth switching companies laterally an extra ~$7k per year? The company I'm at now has a solid history of promoting from within but it would be a few years before I'm making that kind of… more

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Is there anyone who can provide a referral to me. I’m looking for a work in Toronto as a mechanical engineer and I have about 2 years of work experience. Thank you in advance … more

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What ME roles can be performed completely remotely? Right now, I can do quite a bit from home, but I always get dragged into the office for something. I'm really trying to find more freedom and a … more

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I took a new role a couple of months ago and in that time, it's obvious I made the wrong decision. Management is awful and there's a high turnover rate. How long do I need to stay in this role… more

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Hi Fishes,

I'm graduating from my MS (research based) in Mechanical Engineering soon. I've 2.5+ years of exp working in industrial labs in project/experimental planning, equipment maintenance, running experiments under certain conditions and evaluating performance under requirements. I'm looking for FT roles in material and product development (R&D) roles in Canada/US/Europe/India. I'm attaching my resume. Looking forward to connect on opportunities and/or resume feedback. Thanks in advance!

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Hello
I am Ali, 34 years old
Interested in construction facilities
And I am a car repair shop

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How many jobs do you usually have to apply to before you actually get an offer? I'm losing motivation. Took a few weeks off of job hunting around the holidays and jumping back in today.

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Has anyone here ever been unhappy with a raise and actually had a conversation with your boss about it? I feel like I really need to do it, but I'm not sure how to have the conversation.

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Does anyone do new years resolutions? I think mine is to find a higher paying role this year.

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🌟 #HumbleBrag 🌟
2022 is just about over... what wins did you accomplish? Use this thread to share your wins, big or small, to get some congrats and inspire others!

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Do any of you get your boss a present for the holidays? We have a good relationship, but I don't want to look like a boot licker!

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Im wondering what is considered "good" benefits at a company, for mechanical engineers.

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🗣️ #ASpaceToVent 🗣️
The end of the year means hectic schedules and tons of stress for most of us. Let's use this thread for venting, asking for community support and feedback, or just being… more

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When applying for jobs, how long has it taken to hear back?

From my experience it seems like typically you will hear something within 10-14 days of applying but that depends on which month… more

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Is there any point in having an interview with a company you don't really want to work for? I've been applying to a lot of jobs lately and I'm starting to get some responses, but after loo… more

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What has your salary looked like as your career progressed? Starting, 3 years, 5, years, etc?

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In your experience have engineering salaries posted on Glassdoor been accurate? I’m seeing many that seem low

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🏆 Job Inspo 🏆
What most inspires you about your job? What keeps you showing up every day? What's the greatest part about it?

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What the hell is with all of these "entry-level" jobs saying you need 3-5 YOE for the role? I'm lost as to how I'm supposed to get my foot in the door as a mechanical engineer anywhe… more

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Is this a good entry-level offer at a medium-sized consulting firm? Final offer is 74. The initial offer was 69 and I countered for 76. I'll be working in Wisconsin.

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🌱 WLB Thread 🌱
What are the main ways you create and maintain work-life balance? What are some things you are seeking to do more of in this area?

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I'm looking for my next mechanical engineering internship. From those of you who have already been there, what should I look for in a company to make sure I have a fulfilling position that will he… more

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Have any of you made a switch after working for a few years? When I started undergrad I wanted to work with renewable energy. Not at all disappointed to be in aerospace but I want to explore a pivot. … more

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Fellow Product Managers, how many years and what experience do you have prior to landing your first PM job? What’s your salary and total comp?

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How many ME jobs did you apply to before landing your current position?

Do you typically apply to jobs that you have are missing some of the qualifications for? For example: Is it acceptabl… more

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I am actively working as a mechanical engineer in the refrigeration industry. However, I have worked and studied in the spare parts and battery department in the automotive sector for clos… more

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Fellow Mechanical Engineers, where was the best place to look for ME jobs? LinkedIn? Indeed? Others?

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What’s the best way to make a million dollars as a mechanical engineer?

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How do I get a job as a Mechanical Engineer if I dont have experience?

I couldn’t get an internship while in school. I have a BS in ME and projects from school under my belt. I’ve also pas… more

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