Pre-Employment Manufacturing Training Fair is Thursday
CONTACT: RICK COTHRAN, 646-1701
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 6/14/2010
(By Lisa Garrett)
PENDLETON --- Persons looking for advanced manufacturing jobs in the areas of production, CNC operator and Mechatronics should make note of Thursday’s Pre-Employment Manufacturing Training Fair at Tri-County Technical College.
The Training Fair will be held Thursday, June 17, from 8 a.m. - noon, in the Industrial and Business Development Center (IBDC) on the Pendleton Campus of Tri-County Technical College.
The fair is sponsored by the WorkLink Workforce Investment Board, the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce and Tri-County.
Participating employers will include Clarion Technologies, Human Technologies (HTI), Kroger Anderson Bakery and U.S. Engine Valve.
Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a screening interview with potential employers. If the applicant meets industry requirements, the industry representative will recommend the individual for training. If the candidates meet entry criteria, they may have the opportunity to enter one of the QuickJobs training programs including the Certified Production Technician, Mechatronics (electronics and mechanical competencies) and CNC Operator at no charge. Upon completion of the training, company personnel will be given the opportunity to interview these candidates for employment in advanced manufacturing facilities in the three-county area.