Engineers serve a variety of roles at Melink Corporation — application, project, tech support, product design, and field service. In honor of National Engineer Week (Feb 16-22, 2020), Melink employee-owners are sharing what they do. Read along in a day in the life of… Tom CritchfieldQuality Engineer & Field Service Engineer I am currently in
As we enter the Roaring 20s and continue the “What’s next?” conversation surrounding societal, technological, planetary, and human behavioral changes, I think it’s important for us to consider the role of buildings in all these arenas — ideally, healthy buildings. According to a Navigant Research study in 2018, the global building stock is expected to
If it’s January, then it’s “Recruiting Season” for Melink T&B Field Service Technicians. Each year, our goal is to source, engage, and win the best technicians to join our national network of HVAC technicians. Becoming a Melink Technician So, what characteristics does it take to become a Melink T&B Field Service Technician? That answer lies
Business Unit and Job Title Marketing Communications Specialist What does your job entail? Helping tell Melink’s story. A big focus of my job is content creation for Melink’s blog, website and social media, as well as organizing materials for tradeshows and miscellaneous marketing efforts. What did you do before coming to Melink? I graduated from
Business Unit and Job Title Testing & Balancing (T&B) National Account Manager What does your job entail? I “quarterback” and work with a team of five individuals supporting the T&B needs of national accounts including retail chains and restaurant groups. What is your personal philosophy? Treat others the way you’d like to be treated. What
As a second-year mechanical engineering student from the University of Cincinnati, and a first-time co-op, I didn’t really know what to expect when it came to my role at Melink. I had never heard of Testing and Balancing (T&B) before, and I had very little experience with HVAC systems. However, as I have gotten through
In 2010, Melink started a friendly competition called the “Good to Great Awards”, inspired by Jim Collins’s book “Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap… and Others Don’t”. The goal was to challenge employees to give their best, be innovative and make Melink a great company and sustain our goals year over year.
Business Unit and Job Title T&B Account Engineer What does your job entail? It’s a moving and evolving target but basically It can be anything from job quotes and technical analysis to site investigations and customer inquiries. What is your personal philosophy? Life’s too short to sweat the small stuff, do your best with what
The ESOP Association and its member companies celebrate Employee Ownership Month every October. An employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) is a benefit plan that gives workers ownership interest in their company. The employees do not buy the stock, there is no cost to the employees, and it is not a part of their compensation plan.
Business Unit and Job Title T&B, Account coordinator What does your job entail? My job entails coordinating sites that are ready to be scheduled, entering orders, beginning to quote jobs, coordinating night work, and helping technicians with issues they run into onsite. What is your personal philosophy? A philosophy I believe in is leaving the