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Spring Recruiting Season is Right Around the Corner!

Jan 12, 2022 / #HarbisonHires, Recruiting

Spring Recruiting Season is upon us at HarbisonWalker International, and our team is excited at the opportunity to connect with engineering and supply chain students to discuss our Focused Intense Rotational Education (FIRE) Program. 

HWI’s FIRE program was created to strengthen our talent by providing opportunities to contribute across HWI business and operations disciplines. Participants will gain first-hand experience across a broad range of functions and departments. Our program provides promising new technically-oriented graduates with challenging developmental assignments designed to quickly build new skills and contribute to the organization. You will take part in complex projects, receive on-the-job training, learn our business, and build your network throughout our organization.

Through this robust rotational program, participants will become crucial members of the organization, with the opportunity to make a lasting impact on the business by sharing innovative ideas with team members and leadership. Developmental assignments will be assigned by interest and business need, and graduates will receive additional learning and personal development opportunities to supplement technical growth.

Engineering Leadership Rotational Development Program

Supply Chain Leadership Rotational Development Program

We have a great mix of campus and virtual events this time around, including career fairs and info sessions. Current opportunities are listed below, but be sure to check back as we update our plans!

Career Fairs:

  • The University of Akron (2/7 & 2/8)
  • West Virginia University (2/9)
  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (2/15 & 2/16)
  • University of Pittsburgh (2/16)
  • Stevens Institute of Technology (2/16)
  • Lehigh University (2/17)

Info Sessions:

  • Lehigh University (2/1)
  • Ohio State University (2/2)
  • Alfred University (2/3)
  • Penn State University (2/3)
  • University of Oklahoma (2/9)
  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (2/10)
  • Duquesne University (2/10)

We look forward to seeing you at these events! Check out our careers site and apply today to #FindYOURFuture in #Refractories at HWI!

About HWI, A member of Calderys

HWI is the largest supplier of refractory products and services in the United States, with a history that spans more than 150 years. It is part of Calderys and is the brand for the Americas region of the Group. HWI counts 25 manufacturing sites and 20 distribution centers in the Americas, as well as the largest refractory industry research facility in North America. Serving virtually every major industry that requires refractory solutions to enhance production and protect assets, HWI is consistently recognized for its talented experts, industry firsts, and intensely driven excellence.

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