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Engineering Sciences (3-2)

A PLU education can lead many places by equipping you with invaluable experiences and excellent intellectual skills. Your future career may or may not directly relate to your major. Check out what alumni are doing with their major and begin to explore the possibilities.

ClassJob TitleEmployerState
1987AdministratorNorthwest NaturalOR
1983Airline PilotUnited AirlinesWA
1994Application Development Systems AnalystCity of TacomaVA
1993Assistant Professor, ReligionSaint Olaf CollegeMN
1988AssociateK.P.F.F. Consulting EngineersWA
1980Business Development ManagerPinnacle a Halliburton ServiceOK
1987Chief Current Operations6 Satellite Operations SquadronCO
1996Civil EngineerCentury West EngineeringOR
1973Civil EngineerLowney AssociatesCA
1970Civil EngineerUSA Corps of EngineersOR
1979ConsultantSausalito Design Co.CA
1989Coach Track and FieldCascade Christian HighWA
1983Commercial Real Estate AppraiserThe Eastman Co.WA
1962Conference Recording TechTree Farm CommunicationsOR
1994CounselorSentinel High SchoolMT
1994Director of Network and Interface DivisionTruck Inc. (Truck Process Automation)MN
1978Director of TransportationWhatcom County Public WorksWA
1972Director of EngineeringMosaix Inc.WA
1990Drive Train Engineer ManagerNACCO Materials Handling Group IncOR
1990DSP DeveloperRadio Frame NetworksWA
1999Electric EngineerHargis Engineers, IncWA
1981Electric EngineerAT&TIN
1981Electric EngineerHal CommunicationsIL
1963Electric EngineerGeneral Electric CoNY
1989Electric EngineerTacoma Public Utilities - Water SupplyWA
1982Electrical EngineerTacoma PowerWA
1979Electronics TeacherEdmonds Community CollegeWA
1989EngineerBaxter Health CareIL
1984EngineerDade Behring MicroscanTX
1987EngineerExotic Metals Forming Co.WA
1993EngineerSitts & Hill Engineers Inc.WA
1988Engineering ManagerU.S. Air Force Research LaboratoryCA
1997EngineerIn ControlMN
1986EngineerPuget Sound EnergyWA
1993EngineerUniversity Of WashingtonWA
1990EngineerDepartment of Transportation WA StateWA
1980Engineering ConsultantLakeside DesignWA
1983Engineering ManagerCDI EngineersWA
1983Engineering ManagerLos Angeles Department Of Water & PowerCA
1988Engineering TechWA State Parks & RecWA
1990Enterprise Tech Integration Engineer IIIMultiCare Health SystemWA
1986Erosion Control TechNorthwest Erosion Control Inc.WA
1994Executive Director, Business Process DevelopmentInternational RectifierCA
1976Fire Protection EngineerGeneral Services Admin.WA
1998Hardware EngineerIntel CorporationWA
1998Infrared Systems EngineerMillennium Engineering and Integration CompanyAZ
1987IT ProfessionalCity of SeattleWA
1989KC-135R Tanker PilotUnited States Air ForceCA
1997Legislative AssistantOregon StateOR
1989Manager of Safety & HealthPacific Northwest LabID
1981Managing PartnerPurple Solutions Inc.WA
1984Marketing InnovationMichelin / France
1984Master / PhD CandidateColumbia UniversityCA
1993Math InstructorClackamas Community CollegeOR
1978Math Teacher / CoachKamiakin High SchoolWA
1988Math TeacherFederal Way School DistrictWA
1989Mechanical Engineer / Department HeadTeam EngineeringWA
1985Manufacturing Operations ManagerArgo ConsultingWA
1982NavigatorUnited States Air ForceWA
1989Noise ConsultantHarris Miller Miller & Hanson Inc.CA
1981Operations ManagerAlcon SurgicalTX
1978OwnerWest Bay DesignCA
1991Ph.D. StudentClemson UniversitySC
1985PhysicistNational Institute of Standards & TechnologyMD
1989PresidentPoint B Solutions GroupWA
1984President & CEOPlatte River Systems Inc.CA
1977PresidentEncinitas Coin & JewelryCA
1961Principal / OwnerDaniel Benson & AssocsCA
1990Principle EngineerFlight StructuresWA
1981Product DevelopmentPhysio-ControlWA
1994Program ManagerSelf EmployedWA
1988Program ManagerMeridian Partners at MicrosoftWA
1985Project ManagerRH2 EngineeringWA
1986Project DesignerPatriot Fire ProtectionWA
1990Project CoordinatorAnderson ConstructionOR
1988Projects ManagerPB+ACA
1986Quality Assurance ManagerExotic Metals Forming Co.WA
1977Real Estate ConsultantQuadrant CorpWA
1994Research ManagerWSDOTWA
1998Research ScientistInsermWA
1983Research Scientist EngineerUniversity Of WashingtonWA
1988Sales EngineerMcKinstry Co.OR
1986Science / Engineering TeacherMcDonogh SchoolMD
1998Senior Investment OfficerUnion BankWA
1980Seventh Grade TeacherSnohomish School DistrictWA
1997Software EngineerCasne EngineeringWA
1989Software EngineerTyler TechnologiesWA
1991Software EngineerFull Armor Corp.WA
1968Senior AssociateOSM & AssociatesMN
1988Senior Consulting Engineer Fracture & Fatigue AnalysisQuest ReliabilityCO
1994Senior Hardware DesignerSharpWA
1996Senior Network EngineerHealthvision, Inc.TX
1973Senior Software EngineerThe Boeing CompanyWA
1976Senior VP of Design EngineeringMonolithic Power Systems, Inc.CA
1979Senior Design EngineerPhysio-Control Corp.WA
1978Senior Project EngineerTryck Nyman & HayesAK
1976Senior Specialist EngineerBoeing, Inc.WA
1983Structural DirectorCannonCA
1980Structural EngineerL3 CompanyTX
1993Student / Research AssistantUniversity of NC Chapel HillCA
1973Supervisory Gen EngineerPuget Sound Naval ShipyardWA
1983Service EngineerPicker InternationalAZ
1994TeacherFranklin Pierce School District #402WA
1994Teacher / CoachDecatur High SchoolWA
1986Technical Service ManagerNCSI (HK) LimitedWA
1998Test EngineerPuget Sound Naval ShipyardWA
1997Testing TechMicrocrafts Inc.WA
1977Vice PresidentBradford, Conrad & Crow Engineering CompanyOR
1986Vice President Business OperationsHewlett-Packard CompanyWA
1987Vice President for Technology DevelopmentImQuant, Inc. (
1980Vice President in NGL MarketingBPTX
1988Vice President, Research & DevelopmentwebMethodsWA
1977Vice President - TechnologyGiftcertificates.comWA
1987Water Resources ConsultantWater Resources BusinessWA