Convincing people to live in Normal, IL might also be tough.“Recruiting engineers into manufacturing is becoming more and more tough, because it’s not as glamorous as working for Google or Apple, or some of the other high-tech areas. But we’re applying a high-tech approach to manufacturing and making it much more attractive to engineers.”
Two of my friends applied at Rivian. One is a mechanical engineer the other had 10 years of logistics for large corporation, neither got a call or reply.
Lots of mfg jobs are in smaller, more boring places than Normal.Convincing people to live in Normal, IL might also be tough.
I would consider looking for a job there doing software if they were in a location I wanted to live.
Lots of mfg jobs are in smaller, more boring places than Normal.
people will move most anywhere to work at places as exciting as Rivian.
Sure but you live in California! Why leave??Hmmm...Coming from someone in the engineering & tech scene, it would be a very very hard sell to the folks I am around, in and including myself.
lol at people thinking small towns aren't desirable. if you have kids and its the right job it can be highly desirable. i have to shake my head at these types of posts. not everyone can live on the coast, and not everyone wants to either.