Employee Spotlight- Vera Meadow

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Acutec Precision Aerospace dedicates itself to providing challenging and unique opportunities to employees of all generations. Vera Meadow, a current senior at Saegertown High School, is evidence of this commitment. This past summer, Vera worked at Acutec, but her family’s history with the company goes back further. Both her grandfather, Dave Tiffany, and her mother, Nerissa Galt, currently work at …

Employee Spotlight- Keegan Gaub

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Keegan Gaub, a Machinist at Acutec, knows the opportunities that Acutec provides students coming out of high school and looking to join the work force. Shortly after graduating, Keegan decided to join Acutec through our Machinist Training Program after hearing about the opportunity from the Crawford County Career and Technical Center.  While he heard about the program through school, he …

Acutec Precision Aerospace Hosts Manufacturing Day 2019

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This fall, Acutec Precision Aerospace will host our annual celebration of Manufacturing Day on October 3, 2019 from 5:30 to 7:30 at our Meadville Facility. Organized by the National Association of Manufacturers, the event promotes the importance of manufacturing and showcase opportunity for students, educators, and community members to actively participate or join the field. Acutec hopes to engage a …

Employee Spotlight- Heather Goodwill

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Here at Acutec, we dedicate ourselves to creating opportunities for growth and development, which is why we created our Machinist Training Program. Heather Goodwill, born in Meadville and raised in Saegertown, is currently working as a machinist trainee where she receives training on both the multiplex and dual turn CNC machines. Starting the class this past June, Heather has worked …

Employee Spotlight- Mackenzi Ferenchak

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In order to efficiently run and expand at Acutec Precision Aerospace, we need a strong team to help manage our progress. Mackenzi Ferenchak, a Forensic Accounting Student at Edinboro University, is part of this team. As an intern for the Finance Department, Mackenzi helps with invoicing, special projects, and administrative tasks. Following university, Mackenzi hopes to work for an international …

Employee Spotlight- Mackenzie Bourquin

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Mackenzie Bourquin, a rising senior at Meadville Area Senior High School knows the value of career exploration before university. Placed in our Quality Assurance department under Tom Stanton and Dave Tiffany, Mackenzie works on the Quality Audit and various projects as well as assisting with inspections. She hopes to pursue a degree in engineering or a similar STEM field and …

Employee Spotlight- Shelby Staudt

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Acutec Precision Aerospace is dedicated to creating well-rounded employees and college student Shelby Staudt is a testament to this belief. Before her current internship in the engineering department, Shelby worked in both the Grind Room and Quality Continuous Improvement. Currently in the engineering department, she works to make part-making processes more efficient. Q: Where are you from? Carlton, PA Q: …

Acutec Hosts Back-to-School Drive

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Within Crawford County, there are countless underprivileged youth, and Acutec doesn’t want those children and families to have the stress of purchasing school supplies and basic hygiene products for the upcoming school year. This back-to-school season, Acutec Precision Aerospace is partnering with WiNs (Weekend Nutrition for Students) to host a Back-to-School Drive both within Acutec and the Meadville community. We …

Employee Spotlight- Simon Jones

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Acutec always strives to make efficient processes and high-quality products, and high school student Simon Jones is part of that effort. Working in Continuous Improvement, Simon collaborates with his mentors on programming that helps to increase productivity and efficiency within the company. Simon just happened to find Acutec’s ASCEND Intern Program—he was researching engineering opportunities in the Meadville area and …

Apollo 11 and Acutec: 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing

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50 years ago, The United States won the Space Race when Neil A. Armstrong first stepped on the moon on July 20, 1969. John F. Kennedy jump-started this seemingly impossible mission nearly a decade earlier when he declared in 1961 that the nation, “…should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on …