Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
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  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Actalent Project Specialist in Buffalo Grove, Illinois


PROJECT SPECIALIST / JUNIOR PROJECT MANAGER (1-3+ year Mechanical or Biomedical Engineer) • Help establish project schedule, financial parameters, and technical requirements, managing project from initiation through transfer. • Review and communicate customer requirements, specifications, and project schedule and budget constraints to cross-functional teams. • Review daily production schedule and identify problem areas. • Assess causes of problems and provide technical support and direction to project team to resolve issues. • Develop status reports, including project financials, ensuring project team is meeting customer requirements and measuring cost control. • Create and maintain project plan documents, procedures, and project deliverables.


Manufacturing engineering, Mechanical engineering, Process improvement, Mechanical, Project coordination, Project management, medical device, injection molding, pmp certification

Top Skills Details:

Manufacturing engineering,Mechanical engineering,Process improvement,Mechanical,Project coordination,Project management

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

REQUIRED Basic Qualifications (must have skills): • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering and 1-3 years equivalent experience • Experience in successfully leading dynamic projects and diverse teams across multiple disciplines • Ability to communicate clearly in technical discussions with subject matter experts • Well-organized in a fast-paced environment with various responsibilities • Strong verbal and written communication skills PREFERRED Qualifications (nice to have skills): • Experience with plastic injection molding • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Education or Training: • CAPM or PMP certification is a plus

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.