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Wallin Scholarships + Design Ready Controls Careers!

Are you interested in landing a precision machining position that could be the start of a long career with a great company? Are you concerned that the technical education you need for this position might be too expensive?

The Wallin Scholar positions we have created through the Trades Hub allow low-income students to pursue chosen careers while Wallin Education Partners provides tuition assistance so you can earn a valuable technical degree at very little or no cost.

Check out this video featuring leaders from Wallin Education Partners and Design Ready Controls to learn about this career and the Wallin opportunity. You'll hear from John Hacker and Amanda Gregory from Design Ready Controls who provide important information about the company and the specific career path opportunities. They also show a tremendous factory tour video! Finally, you'll hear from Matt Ladhoff who oversees College to Career Programs at Wallin and learn about the application process and the types of students they are looking for.

For additional information:

We have some background information you might want to check out if this career interests you.

  • Check out the posting on our job board for the machine intern position.
  • Watch the video on the Trades Hub and complete the Career Path Steps for the CNC machinist. You can also check out this video of Kyla, an assembler at Design Ready Controls, to learn more about the role she plays at the company.
  • Be sure to learn about Wallin Education Partners and their program. You can read a short article about them here. Please don't be discouraged if you don't see your high school listed in the article; through the Trades Hub this Design Ready position is open for students from ALL metro area high schools!

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