Interns

The following students are part of the Sustainable Packaging Designer Training program at Virginia Tech and looking for sumer internship or Co-Op to be able to utilize their skills in an industrial setting. Due to the rigorous training program, they have extensive knowledge in pallet, packaging, and unit load design and evaluation, familiar with ASTM, ISO, and ISTA standards, and have exceptional work ethic.


2014

Samantha Phanthanousy

Expected Graduation: Spring 2015

GPA: 3.5

Skills:

  • ISTA CPLP Technician
  • ArtiosCAD
  • mechanical testing
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Best Pallet/Best Load
  • Unit Load Testing
  • Unit Load Research

Looking for: Full-time employment with no geographical restriction

Contact: phanthank@vt.edu

Erica Roesel

Expected Graduation: Fall 2016

GPA: 3.77

Skills:

  • ISTA CPLP Technician
  • ArtiosCAD
  • ISTA and ASTM standards
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Pallet and unit load Testing
  • Report writting
  • Forklift operation

Looking for: research experience and graduate school assistantship

Contact: eroesel@vt.edu


Joe Dietrich

Expected Graduation: Fall 2016

GPA: 3.38

Skills:

  • ISTA CPLP Technician
  • ESKO ArtiosCAD and Studio Suite
  • Solidworks and AutoCAD
  • Certified Forklift operator
  • ISTA and ASTM standards
  • Team oriented personality

Looking for: Internship/ Co-OP (no geographical restriction)

Contact: jbd@vt.edu

Steven Brown

Expected Graduation: Spring 2015

GPA: 2.86

Skills:

  • ISTA CPLP Technician
  • Artios CAD
  • Certified forklift operator
  • ASTM and ISO standards
  • unit load testing
  • pallet testing and design
  • structural design
  • writing professional reports

Looking for: Full Time Employment (No geographical restriction)

Contact: steven2@vt.edu


2013

Cyrus Adibpour

Expected Graduation: Fall 2014

GPA: 3.7

Skills:

  • ArtiosCAD
  • mechanical testing
  • structural design
  • unit load testing
  • ISTA and ASTM standards
  • graphics design
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • business oriented

Looking for: Internship/ Co-OP (no geographical restriction)

Contact: cyrus2k@vt.edu

Megan Stallings

Expected Graduation: May 2016

GPA: 3.5

Skills:

  • ArtiosCAD
  • Inventor
  • AutoCAD
  • Certified Mechanical Engineering and Drafting
  • Certified Architectural Drafting

Looking for: summer internship with no geographic restrictions

Contact: mss3675@vt.edu


Michael Fortunato

Expected Graduation: Spring 2015

GPA: 3.17

Skills:

  • ArtiosCAD
  • mechanical testing
  • unit load testing
  • ISTA and ASTM standards
  • forklift operation
  • Adobe Illustrator

Looking for: Internship/ Co-OP (no geographical restriction)

Contact: mfortun2@vt.edu

Anthony Page Clayton

Expected Graduation: Fall 2015

GPA: 3.3

Skills:

  • Artios CAD
  • CAD table
  • forklift operator
  • unit load testing
  • pallet design
  • structural design
  • building custom test procedures
  • writing professional reports

Looking for: Co-Ops and internships (Anywhere on the east cost or in the Michigan area if given adequate notice)

Contact: pagec11@vt.edu


Richard M. Good III (Trey)

Expected Graduation: Spring 2016

GPA: 3.55

Skills:

  • Artios CAD
  • forklift operator
  • unit load testing
  • pallet testing
  • Microsoft Office

Looking for: Summer internship (no geographical restriction)

Contact: rmgood@vt.edu


2012

Zachary Shiner

Expected Graduation: Fall 2014

GPA: 3.54

Skills:

  • Impact CAD
  • Artios CAD
  • structural testing
  • unit load testing
  • mechanical testing
  • CAPE Pack
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Data tech CAD table operation

Looking for: internships, co-ops or full-time job upon graduating.

Contact: zack7@vt.edu