STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Our 2018 Interns!

As August comes to a close, our 2018 Steffes interns are wrapping up their summer internships.  This summer we had 9 interns, the most to date, split between Dickinson, Grand Forks West, and Grand Forks East. They all got together in Dickinson this week to participate in activities to mark the end of their internship … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Charles Rognerud

Charlie joined Steffes just over 5 years ago and is currently our Production Supervisor of flares and weldments at our Grand Forks West facility . In this role, Charlie supervises production in our flares and weldments areas and works to ensure that we meet both our quantity and quality objectives as Steffes’ production volume continues … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Amy Brown

Amy Brown is celebrating 10 years with Steffes! Amy started at Steffes as an accounting assistant. She has since moved into her current role as Financial Analyst. In this role, Amy tracks sales, forecasting, capacity, and costs. She makes sure that all parts of the company are running smoothly and keeps us on track towards … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Karl Canen

Karl Canen is a Freight Specialist at Steffes. He coordinates and manages our shipments and trucking schedules. He started at Steffes 7 years ago as a brick plant operator. At that time Steffes was located south of Dickinson and we made our own bricks for our Electric Thermal Storage products. He then became a shipping … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Ravi Bhatarai

Ravi Bhattari is celebrating 6 years with Steffes in July. He is a System Administrator specializing mainly in system security, virtualization, and disaster response and recovery. Ravi graduated from Dickinson State University and began working for Steffes soon after. During his time at Steffes, Ravi has earned many additional certifications. Including CISSP (Certified Information Systems … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Anne Ross

Anne Ross, a Mechanical Engineering graduate of the University of North Dakota, is about to celebrate one year of working with Steffes. She previously worked in electrical contracting, but came to Steffes because she wanted to use CAD more and have a more hands on role in designing and manufacturing. She is now a Manufacturing … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Emlee Wiege

Emlee Wiege is celebrating 5 years with Steffes! Emlee started as a sales coordinator in 2013. In that role, she facilitated orders and worked with the sales team to build relationships with customers. She has since transitioned into the leadership role of customer support manager in which she oversees the sales coordinators and helps them … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: James Ness

James Ness joined Steffes in May 2017 as an engineering intern at our Grand Forks East location. During his internship, he was focused on improving cycle times in the Code Shop. He participated in time studies and designed various tools to improve product efficiency. After his summer internship, James was hired part time as a … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Becky Schweiger

Becky Schweiger, originally from Brainerd Minnesota,  started working at Steffes in 2007 after her friend referred her.  Becky works in our Electric Thermal Storage production area assembling a variety of the heaters that we offer.  She estimates that the number of ETS heaters that she has assembled in her time at Steffes is well into … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Julie Thorpe Celebrates 20 Years

Julie Thorpe is celebrating 20 years with Team Steffes. Before she came to Steffes, she was an IT professional with ESP here in Dickinson. In fact, she ran the cables when the Dickinson North facility was built. Julie was originally hired at Steffes as customer service.  She is now the Technical Support Manager for our … Read More