Dunwoody is seeking professional women to serve as mentors for students in the WITC program!
Mentors will be matched with a student pursuing a similar career. Mentors will provide individual attention to their mentees and help support them by sharing job searching advice, industry information, and personal experiences that help prepare them for life after graduation.
Professionals in the following fields are preferred:
Automated Systems, Controls, and Robotics
Welding & Metal Fabrication
Engineering Drafting & Design/CAD
If you would like to be considered as a mentor for the 2021-22 school year, please fill out the form below.
WITC Mentor Job Description
Can commit to a six month mentoring relationship
Are women working in the following technical STEM fields – Automotive, Computer Technology, Construction Science, Robotics, Manufacturing, and Engineering
Are interested in building a positive, supportive relationship with a current Dunwoody student
Attend a mentor orientation in September
Attend the Industry Mentor Program launch in October
Meet with student in-person at least once per month
Commit to a six month mentor relationship with student
Touch base with student via email, phone, or text at least once per week
Act as a resource and guide
Be willing to communicate regularly with the program manager and attend additional program events as able.
1-3 hours each month
Personal fulfillment through contribution to an individual student and the larger industry
Satisfaction in helping a student achieve her goals
Training sessions and group activities
Become a Mentor
Ready to become a mentor? Complete the Industry Mentor application below. Applicants will be interviewed and matched with students in early fall.