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 …

Employee Highlight- Troy Hovis

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Troy Hovis, a Safety Management major at Slippery Rock University, knows how critical employee welfare is to Acutec. Working as a Safety Management intern, Troy collaborates with Tom Stanton, a Quality Manager and the head of the Safety Team here at Acutec, to help identify hazards through safety walk-throughs, complete safety presentations, and manage health exams. The highlight of his …

Employee Highlight- Virginia Fletcher

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Virginia Fletcher, a Quality Continuous Improvements Intern here at Acutec, knows that real-life experience is valuable in obtaining a job post-graduation. After becoming valedictorian in high school, she began attending Robert Morris University where she currently studies industrial engineering. Virginia is interested in quality, process, and project engineering and after graduation, hopes to obtain a job in northwest Pennsylvania. The …

Employee Spotlight- Michael Sperry

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An integral part of the Acutec philosophy is the idea of embracing change through continuous improvement. Michael Sperry works as an intern with the Continuous Improvement team, where they work to enhance processes at Acutec to increase productivity and efficiency. Q: Where are you from? M: Conneaut Lake, PA Q: How did you hear about Acutec’s summer internship program? M: …

Employee Spotlight – Jacob Schmid

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Jacob Schmid, a Project and Supply Chain Management major at Penn State University the Behrend Campus, understands the importance of gaining experience within the professional world. Through the ASCEND program at Acutec, Jacob has built valuable skills that will help him achieve his goals. Working in the Purchasing Department, Jacob’s tasks include assisting with MRO procurement making POs, working within …

Acutec to Exhibit at 2019 Paris Air Show

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MEADVILLE, PA – To remain competitive on a global scale and showcase world-class manufacturing capabilities, Acutec Precision Aerospace will be exhibiting at the 2019 International Paris Air Show. The company will use the platform of the world’s largest airshow for meeting new and existing customers, showing their manufacturing expertise, and staying current with trends in the aerospace industry. “Attending the …

Acutec Sponsors Local Student for CNC Turning Competition

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MEADVILLE, PA – In its continued efforts to promote CNC skills development, Acutec Precision Aerospace is sponsoring Crawford County Career & Technical Center student John “Keegan” Gaub in the 2019 SkillsUSA State Conference. As a CNC Machining student of CCCTC, Keegan has demonstrated the necessary skill to be eligible for this competition. “This competition gives me something to look forward …

Employee Spotlight – Drew Cervone

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Acutec exists based on its ability to serve the needs of its customers. As our Sales Director, Drew ensures that we are effectively coordinating between our team and our customers to deliver quality products. How long have you worked here? I’ve been an employee for 11 years. When you were an intern what kind of tasks did you do? I …