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Association for Advancing Automation Expands Workforce Development with 3P Mechatronics Group Partnership

POSTED 09/28/2023

ANN ARBOR, Michigan – The Association for Advancing Automation (A3) announced a partnership with 3P Mechatronics Group, offering the opportunity for A3 members to work with 3P on securing new engineering talent within robotics, motion control, and other automation industries. This effort supports the association’s mission to advocate for the benefits of automation.

To get started with 3P Mechatronics Group and let them start matching graduating talent to company needs, fill out the form online.

“The unique recruiting techniques encourage finding the right combination of intelligence, confidence and entrepreneurship,” said Deb Kling, Vice President of Marketing for A3. “I am proud to be a former recruit of the 3P Mechatronics Group.  I have always felt a tremendous loyalty to the industry, my previous employers, and my fellow recruits.  The growth of 3P Mechatronics to now over 800 grad placements is a testament of the success of the program.”

3P Mechatronics Group has access to thousands of graduating engineering candidates from the finest colleges and universities throughout North America. 3P selects from mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer engineering and mechatronic engineering majors who have the engineering talent to become a valuable resource to leading manufacturers or their distribution channel partners.

“We are the answer to hiring needs across the automation manufacturing space,” said Katie Surkamer, President, 3P Mechatronics Group. “Our rigorous interviewing process requires screening for inner-confidence as well as other quality traits, and then the matchup process prepares & positions the stars for ideal employer match for an onsite interview with the potential employer.”

A3 member companies that choose to work with 3P will be able to pre-select candidates, connect with candidates, and schedule selected candidates for 1x1 interviews. Full terms of the partnership, including cost for services, can be found online.

About Association for Advancing Automation (A3)

The Association for Advancing Automation (A3) is the leading global advocate for the benefits of automating. A3 promotes automation technologies and ideas that transform the way business is done. Members of A3 represent over 1,200 automation manufacturers, component suppliers, system integrators, end users, academic institutions, research groups and consulting firms that drive automation forward worldwide.

A3 hosts a number of industry-leading events, including the International Robot Safety Conference (October 9–11, 2023, Pittsburgh, PA); the AI & Smart Automation Conference (October 10–11, 2023, Pittsburgh, PA); the A3 Business Forum (January 15–17, 2024, Orlando, FL); Automate (May 6–9, 2024 in Chicago, IL); and the Autonomous Mobile Robots & Logistics Conference (October 8–10, 2024, Memphis, TN).


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Jackie Rose
Association for Advancing Automation
(734) 929-3264