The "Skills Gap" Means Opportunity
The U.S. manufacturing institute recently identified 600,000 jobs going unfilled due to a skills gap identified by employers.
And almost one in five employers who are facing talent shortages say this is having a high impact on their organization, according to Manpower Group.
This is a fact around the country, and for employers right here in our region.
What kinds of jobs are out there?
Demand for skilled workers like CNC machinists, Mechatronics and Maintenance Technicians is at an all time high due to our region's expanding advanced manufacturing sector.
Engineering & IT
Rewarding careers are available right now for people with the right knowledge base in Engineering and Information Technology related fields.
Science & Design Engineering
Efforts are underway worldwide to increase the number of graduates in STEM-related fields, including fields like computer aided drafting and design.