Career Resources

Career Resources

ESM Career Fair

NEW in 2019! The Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics will be co-hosting our annual Career Fair with the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Previous ESM Career Fairs have consistently attracted around 20 companies; we anticipate more recruiting companies to interact with this enhanced group of students.

Our annual event is held in conjunction with Penn State’s Fall Career Days. Both undergraduate and graduate students have the opportunity to interact with a wide range of companies and secure interview sessions at Career Days for internships, co-ops, and career opportunities.

Past participants include:

  • Advanced Cooling Technologies
  • Applied Research Lab
  • Alcoa
  • Bechtel Plant Machinery
  • Boeing
  • Corning, Inc.
  • General Electric
  • Hilti North America
  • Honeywell
  • Intel
  • Key Tech
  • Naval Sea Systems Command
  • ON Semiconductor

For more information, please contact:

Lisa M. Spicer
Coordinator for Alumni, Development, and Advancement

2019 ESM Career Fair

  • Date: September 18
  • Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Steidle Building, 4th Floor

Recruit world-class engineers

Our highly competitive, multidisciplinary Engineering Science and Mechanics program engages only the best of engineering students. The selectiveness of the program provides companies with an opportunity for high-quality interactions with potential employees who can quickly contribute at a very high level.

If your company would like to participate, please contact:

Lisa M. Spicer
Coordinator for Alumni, Development, and Advancement

Note: there is no cost for companies to participate.

Additional Career Resources

Penn State offers a variety of ways to secure employment once you graduate. Explore the following links to find the opportunities that are right for you!



The Penn State Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics (ESM) is an internationally distinguished department that is recognized for its globally competitive excellence in engineering and scientific accomplishments, research, and educational leadership.

Our Engineering Science program is the official undergraduate honors program of the College of Engineering, attracting the University’s brightest engineering students. We also offer graduate degrees in ESM, engineering mechanics, engineering at the nano-scale, and an integrated undergraduate/graduate program.

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics

212 Earth and Engineering Sciences Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-4523