New Castle News: Thursday, September 24, 2015 4:15 am We still make ‘things’ in Lawrence County. Over the past three decades, we have lost some large companies but in 2015, manufacturing remains a strong economic force. Steel is produced at the Ellwood Quality Steel facility in downtown New Castle, air curtains are manufactured at Berner…Details
Dale Foerster, Vice President of Starr Manufacturing, talks about manufacturing career opportunities, local initiatives, and the Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative on NewsRadio 1200 WKST with host Ken Hlebovy.
Helmut Kraus, HR Manager from EzeFlowUSA, talks about regional manufacturing, career opportunities, and the Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative on NewsRadio 1200 WKST with host Ken Hlebovy.
This article can also be viewed here. Fixing the need for a skilled workforce Published: Sun, September 6, 2015 @ 12:09 a.m. By Kalea Hall firstname.lastname@example.org First of a two-part series YOUNGSTOWN They say manufacturing in the Mahoning Valley and in Northeast Ohio has a strong future. But there’s an issue – a big issue.…Details
This article can also be viewed here. Changing face of machining September 6, 2015 By VIRGINIA SHANK , Tribune Chronicle Save | Jessica Borza said she realizes the challenge that exists in presenting an accurate representation of today’s manufacturing industry to area students especially when it comes to the…Details
Rebuilding America: Northeastern OH/Western PA, Manufacturing Career Pathways Summit Local businesses, educators, civic leaders and policymakers will meet on September 22, 2015 from 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Youngstown State University’s Kilcawley Center to bring new energy and determination in addressing America’s middle-skills gap. This is final part of the ‘Rebuilding America’ and will include a networking breakfast…Details
On July 1st the Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative, in partnership with the Mercer County Career Center, sponsored a day-long “boot camp” for Mercer County principals. The schedule consisted of tours at local employers where company representatives shared what they do, the occupations they employ including the education and skills needed, average wages, career paths, and hiring…Details
Take an inside look at manufacturing and see all that it has to offer by watching the new Industry Needs You videos! Student Video Parent Video Educator Video Employer Video The Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative has released new videos as part of their ‘Industry Needs You’ campaign to promote manufacturing in eastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania. The…Details
High school graduating seniors and adults are eligible to apply for this free 6-week program Participants will have the opportunity to: • Receive guidance from a Career Coach and develop a personal career plan • Guaranteed interview with local manufacturer • Develop workplace & personal skills through manufacturing-related learning • Enter into a career pathway…Details
Employers, are you interested in internships and how to be more involved within the Oh-Penn Interstate Region? Join the Williamson College of Business Administration (WCBA) and the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) for an Employer informational breakfast on Thursday, June 25th. The event will take place in the Conference Center of Williamson…Details