Taneka Lawson
Taneka Lawson
Operations Industrial Engineer, United States Postal Service
Buffalo, NY
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  • Sabryn, columbus asked Taneka Lawson, United States Postal Service

    Added Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 9:26 AM

    Why is industrial engineering a good field to do? What things do you like about it and not like? Why did you choose industrial engineering?
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    Taneka Lawson, United States Postal Service
    Answered Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 9:26 AM

    I wanted to be a Industrial Engineer because I liked making changes.  As a Industrial Engineer in industry you are seen as a change agent.  You will be responsible for maintaining, enhancing, and evaluating systems.  If you enjoy making ...

  • Scott, Sydney Australia asked Taneka Lawson, United States Postal Service

    Added Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 8:39 PM

    Hi, I am currently completing an assessment on industrial engineering. My task is to briefly outline in a 2 minute speech what industrial engineering is, the training processes needed, the impact of industrial engineering globaly and "describe and evaluate a real life case study of an industry project that a professional industrial engineer has been involved in". Can you give me any help? The case study part in Australia is proving most difficult. 'Do you know of any case studies in America or ...
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    Taneka Lawson, United States Postal Service
    Answered Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 8:39 PM

    I am not aware of any case studies within the past 5 years. Industrial Engineering is not Mechanical Engineering. I have seen industries that hire mechanical and industrial engineers as manufacturing engineers. I know that different schools offer new ...

  • Bianca , Amherst, NY asked Taneka Lawson, United States Postal Service

    Added Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:22 PM

    What was the process like when applying for the USPS? What can I do to stand out in the application process?
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    Taneka Lawson, United States Postal Service
    Answered Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:22 PM

    The USPS will have openings posted on their website. They ask specific questions pertaining to industrial engineering KSA (knowledge, skill, and ability). When answering these questions then you must show your knowledge, skills, and industrial ...

  • cheyenne, girls inc. asked Taneka Lawson, United States Postal Service

    Added Friday, March 30, 2012 at 4:33 AM

    What was it like when you told other people that you wanted to become an engineer? Did they laugh,or say, "that's a good idea"? How did you feel when they responded to it?
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    Taneka Lawson, United States Postal Service
    Answered Friday, March 30, 2012 at 4:33 AM
    I attended a technical high school and the majority of the students were in an applied science or math major. My friends and family didn't laugh when I told them that I wanted to be an engineer. Many people asked why I choose engineering and I told ...