Young Professional Benefits


How Can I Utilize My Benefits?

We want to help you have a long a healthy career in the industry. It's so important to us that you know exactly what SMTA has to offer you, and it may be more than you think.  

Here are some ways you can utilize your benefits and maximize your membership.

1. Utilize Knowledge Sharing
Over 5,000 PDF downloads of full-length technical articles in the Knowledge Base.

Access our Q & A boards, where you can post your questions out to thousands of SMTA members.

2.Chapter Meetings
Attend local and national meetings to network, and stay up-to-date on industry knowledge.

3. Low Income & Unemployment Benefits
$20 membership rate for students and reduced rates for developing nations.

3-month membership extension for any member experiencing unemployment.

4.Mentorship Program
Become paired with a mentor through your local chapter.

5. Internship and Job Referrals
Peruse our lists of companies that are accepting resumes from our members for careers and internships.  

For exclusive job postings, utilize our online Career Center.

6. Online Webinars and Certifications
Four free Webinars every year with your membership. 

Access to online certification in SMT Processes and Lean Six Sigma.

7. Networking Made Easy
Networking opportunities on both the local and national levels.

Young Professionals Mixers, Corporate Networking Events, Young Professionals Panels, Job Fairs. 

8. Scholarships & Grants
Annual Stromberg Scholarship ($3,000)

Annual Hutchins Grant($8,000)  

9. Volunteer and Leadership Opportunities
Volunteer positions tailored to your interest, and time-commitment.

10. Career Management
Leadership and career management webinars now available.

Soft Skill presentations, talks and classes available at local and national events.

11. SMTA Discounts
Massive discounts at: SMTA International, e-Smart Factory, Harsh, ICEET, IWLPC, LED Assembly,   A.R.T., Medical, PanPac, Counterfeit, and more.

Free copy of the Journal of SMT sent out quarterly.

12. Your Voice Matters
Get involved through your local chapter, or reach out to us directly.

Let us know what we can do to expand benefits and programming for Young Professionals in your area.

Ready to Capitalize on Your Benefits?

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