STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Student Job Shadow Opportunities

Travis Pine, a senior at Southwest Community High School, completed a long-term job shadow with Steffes. Pine spent sixty hours shadowing employees in a variety of areas, including our oil accessory manufacturing, contract manufacturing welding, pipe welding, robotic welding, weld inspection, fabrication, new product development welding, paint line, and weld academy. Pine became interested in … Read More

Exploring Careers in Manufacturing: A Day at Steffes

Steffes welcomed Connor Dilse, a Senior at Scranton High School, to job shadow our team for the day. Dilse learned about our manufacturing facilities and processes while shadowing our team on the floor followed by shadowing our manufacturing engineers in their offices. Dilse was interested in completing a job shadow at Steffes because of our … Read More

Steffes Welcomes Exchange Student from the Republic of Moldova

Steffes welcomed Prepelita Marius, an exchange student from the Republic of Moldova, to shadow manufacturing engineer Seth Obritsch for the day. Marius is a Junior in high school completing a foreign exchange study at South Heart High School for two months. Through the exchange program, Marius is learning about American culture and working on his … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Patrick Anderson

Patrick Anderson first started at Steffes as a New Product Development Design Intern in college. It was through his internship that he realized Steffes was a company he wanted to work for. Anderson began working at Steffes full-time as a Product Engineer at our Dickinson facilities after graduating from Michigan Tech University nearly three years … Read More

Steffes Provides Leadership Training Through University of Mary

Steffes sent 25 employees to a pilot program of professional leadership development through the University of Mary. The program lasted 14 weeks and each session focused on different aspects of discovering their personality type, leadership style, conflict management styles, setting goals for themselves as leaders, communication with their employees, and how to be the best … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: The Intern Bunch

Steffes interns 2019 posing for a group photo in Medora

Steffes welcomed 18 Interns this summer between the Dickinson, Grand Forks East, and Grand Forks West facilities. The internship program at Steffes formally began in 2014 and has grown over the years, this summer the number of interns in the program doubled from last summer! To celebrate Steffes interns, we hosted our annual Intern Week … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Kristal Fields

Kristal Fields will celebrate 6 years with Steffes as a Training Specialist in August. Originally from Portland, Oregon, she has resided in Dickinson for long enough to call it home.   In her role, Kristal conducts a variety of trainings for employees including TWI, ALICE, PREPARE, and Defensive Driving. Fields also directs the mentor program … Read More

Steffes Participating in 2019 Bakken Barbecue

Steffes proud to be participating in the 2019 Bakken Barbecue. This is an annual event where companies involved in the oil and gas industry in the Bakken region have a booth and compete to see who can cook the best barbecue foods.  All proceeds from the event go to Make A Wish Foundation of North … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: John Stempinski

John Stempinski has been with Steffes since we first opened our Grand Forks facility in 2012. He started as a laser operator and transitioned into a supervisor role within 4 months. His roles have shifted as our Grand Forks production has grown, including building supervisor and weldments supervisor. When we started to bring in multiple … Read More