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SAE 2011 World Congress to include Career Fair at Detroit Cobo Center

Once again, the SAE 2011 World Congress will provide more than just engineering exhibitors, but a Career Fair which will provide the opportunity for mobility industry engineers and professionals to explore available jobs and network with auto industry and engineering professionals.


Unemployed Professionals are invited to bring your resume to the Career Fair to become eligible for a complimentary SAE 2011 World Congress Pass. This pass will provide you with complete access to the World Congress, such as the "Innovators Only" Exhibit, technical sessions, management presentations, keynote speakers, and much more!

Career Fair Exhibiting Companies

BorgWarner Inc.
Brose North America, Inc.
Calsonic Kansei
Chrysler Group LLC
Cummins Turbo Technologies
d-Diversified Services
Delta Staffing
EcoMotors International
Eicher Engineering Solutions
FEV, Inc.
Ford Motor Company - Electrification Technologies - Wednesday, April 13th only
Ford Motor Company - Powertrain Manufacturing Engineering
General Electric
General Motors Company
Global Technology Associates
Grupo Antolin North America
Honda R&D Americas, Inc.
HUSCO Automotive
Hyundai America Technical Center, Inc. (HATCI)
Keihin North America, Inc.
Kostal North America
LHP Software
Magna Powertrain
Magna Steyr
Mahindra Engineering Services
MBtech Group
MOBIS Alabama, Inc.
Nexteer Automotive
Quanta Staffing Solutions
Southwest Research Institute
Talascend, LLC
Tata Motors Ltd
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America-Toyota Technical Center R&D
Transonic Combustion, Inc.
TRW Automotive
TVS Motor Company Limited
University of Michigan-Dearborn College of Engineering & Computer Science
Valeo Sylvania L.L.C.
Volkswagen Group of America, LLC.-Chattanooga Operations
Webasto Roof Systems, Inc.

Out of the three days assigned for the SAE 2011 World Congress which runs from April 12 - 14, Tuesday, April 12, 2011 and Wednesday, April 13, 2011 will be staffed by professional recruiters and representatives from OEMs and suppliers. Time slot will be 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, and location will be in the Cobo Center Lobby.

Wednesday is no slouch of a day either. You may attend a free Resume Clinic where mobility industry experts will critique resumes on Wednesday, April 13 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

There will also be a Career Development Session - Reinvent Yourself for Green Jobs!
Date again is Wednesday, April 13, 2011 in Room D3-24/25 between the hours of 1:00 - 3:00 with question and answer period after 1 hour session.

Green Careers in Michigan

Do you have the skills? Find out from employers about the jobs that are available and what is required; find out from academia about the courses that have been created; and if you may qualify for funding to learn these skills?

Presented by Michigan Academy for Green Mobility Alliance (MAGMA) in partnership with The Michigan Department of Energy, Labor & Economic Growth and collaborated with automotive manufacturing employers, educational institutions and Michigan Works!, and in conjunction with the Michigan's Green Jobs Initiative.

Special Considerations

In order to respect the time and resources of the companies on the exhibit floor (not the Career Fair exhibitors), the Career Fair will accept resumes for the following companies:
Concepts NREC
Convergent Science Inc.
DG Technologies
Hybrid Design Services Inc.
IAV Automotive Engineering Inc.
Magna International/Cosma Engineering
Pallmann Industries Inc.
REM Surface Engineering
SLW Automotive Inc.
SPX Service Solutions
Third Wave Systems

Please bring an electronic version of your resume for uploading or email to [email protected] for the companies that you have selected.

Again, attendance to the Career Fair activities is free for engineering professionals.

About the Author: After 39 years in the auto industry as a design engineer, Frank Sherosky now trades stocks and writes articles, books and ebooks via, but may be contacted here by email: [email protected]

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