Industry

R-V Industries, Inc.

  • Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology
  • Welding & Metal Fabrication

With ever-changing tools and technology, preparing tomorrow’s workforce can be a complex undertaking. Thanks to the Corporate Tomorrow Makers program at Penn College, the relationship between industry and education is mutually beneficial. Students get scholarship opportunities and hands-on experience with equipment just like they’ll find in the field. Plus, industry partners get skilled professionals to fill in-demand positions. It’s a win-win for the future.

 

R-V Industries, Inc.

Meet Our Partner

R-V Industries is a premier manufacturer of ASME pressure vessels (ASME Section VIII) and a broad range of jacketed vessels for various applications. They specialize in steel and alloy plate fabrication for industrial process equipment that is applied to industries including food and beverage, chemical, oil and gas, paper, life science, and pharmaceuticals.

Industry Partnerships

Q&A with R-V Industries, Inc.

WHAT QUALITIES MAKE PENN COLLEGE GRADUATES STAND OUT?

Those who understand the value of working as a team, who realize the strengths in others and work together with each others' strengths to achieve a goal will stand out.

WHAT ASPECTS OF YOUR COMPANY ATTRACT OUR STUDENTS AND FUTURE STUDENTS TO JOIN YOUR OPERATION?

Daily, we interact with manufactured items. These items, such as the cereal we eat, the packaging for items delivered to our doorstep, or the vaccines used to keep you healthy, are manufactured using industrial processing equipment. R-V manufactures the process equipment making it possible to make these items. It is exciting to know the equipment we manufacture will be part of someone's daily life.

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU SHARE WITH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS (AND PARENTS) WHO ARE CONSIDERING PENN COLLEGE?

The manufacturing industry is alive and strong with trained and skilled individuals. Penn College graduates will springboard into a secure and well-paid manufacturing role immediately after school. We actively seek out students from Penn College.

Industry Connections

"Penn College students are the future of manufacturing in America and at R-V Industries. Maintaining a partnership with Penn College allows R-V to stay at the forefront of manufacturing as the industry evolves.”

Robert Hamm

Brand Marketing Manager, R-V Industries, Inc.

Programs

Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology

Choose from a host of interconnected, yet diverse majors, ranging from automation and computer engineering to electronics and robotics.

Welding & Metal Fabrication

Perfect your skills in our newly expanded 55,000-square-foot lab.