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Automation Career Resources

Automation Competency Model
The Automation Competency Model is a formal federal document defining the skills and competencies needed in the automation field.

ISA Jobs
Search for available automation jobs on the ISA job board.

Connect with a Local ISA Section
Do you want to interact with other automation professionals besides your mentor? This link will provide contact information for local ISA sections and automation professionals that live and work in a geographic area that appeals to you. The link will bring up the ISA Section search page that will allow you to choose from many geographic locations worldwide. Once you've chosen you region, you will be provided with a list of ISA sections in or near that area. Click on the ISA section that interests you most and contact information will be provided.

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Automation Publications
InTech magazine
ISA Interchange

Automation Mentor Program

Welcome to the Automation Mentor Program! We are glad you are interested in learning more about careers in automation. The program will connect you with a Mentor who will answer your questions about automation, its industries, related careers, skill sets, and more. In addition, your Mentor will help you determine if a career in automation is right for you and you can connect with other automation professionals as needed to assist you on your path to becoming an automation professional.

This program can connect you with two types of mentors:

  • Career Mentor — This individual will help you learn about, explore, and choose a career option(s) in automation
  • Technical Mentor — This individual will be able to discuss automation careers within a specific industry sector and/or in a specific job position

To connect with an Automation Mentor, please complete the form below.

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*If you are familiar with automation and automation careers and want to work with an Automation Mentor in an industry or technical area that interests you, select Technical Mentor. Note that this selection will take you to the International Society of Automation (ISA)'s mentor page.

If you are unfamiliar with automation and related careers and want some guidance as you explore the many opportunities and areas of interest available, select Career Mentor. Note that with this selection, we will have your mentor contact you directly. This individual will help you learn about automaton careers, decide if an automation career is right for you, and identify possible automation careers to pursue.