Coming up quickly is the fifth annual edition of Manufacturing Day, October 7, 2016, meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Hundreds of industry-leading organizations will do their part to promote careers in manufacturing to students, community leaders and others. Companies joining the Manufacturing Day celebration can host plant tours and informational sessions, to spread the word about the exciting and rewarding opportunities that exist for the next generation of workers in our industry. Other options including organizing or participating in manufacturing-related community events that include several companies; and conducting job fairs and educational fairs. This is your chance to address common misperceptions about manufacturing, and connect with future generations to help ensure the ongoing prosperity not just of your company, but of the entire industry. Start with a visit to the Manufacturing Day website: www.mfgday.com to find tours near you. Here is a PDF "Maunfacturing Day Host Toolkit" that explains how to host an event at your plant.
The American Foundry Society is hosting a tour on Manufacturing Day.
October 7, 2016 9:00am - 2:00pm, 1695 N Penny Ln., Schaumburg, IL 60173 Learn more and register.
Manufacturing Day at AFS is an interactive event which immerses participants young and old with metal casting demonstrations, discussions with metalcasting companies about career opportunities, manufacturing trivia, and more! AFS embraces the MFG DAY movement as an opportunity to instill the importance of North American manufacturing and metalcasting to the next generation. For Mmore event Information contact Kevin Bartholomae, 847-824-0181 x245, email@example.com
The American Foundry Society (AFS) is a non-profit association serving members of the metalcasting supply chain both in the United States and abroad. Through various resources, AFS provides members with advocacy coordination and efforts in Washington, D.C., ongoing technical education through its Institute, as well as the transfer of innovative research and technology to the industry, its suppliers and those who buy castings. AFS also leads Melting Point (meltingpoint.afsinc.org), a dedicated resource providing education and career information for K-12 students. Here you will find information on colleges, scholarships, career and salary information and everything you need to know about starting a career in metalcasting.
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