April 3, 2013
We have been working on the skills gap issue for a couple of years.
This infographic from MSN careers shows that the issue of finding skilled workers is a global, not just U.S. and Canada problem.
Precision Machining openings are begging across the country- and were even at the peak of the 2009 Recession. Demographics are going to make finding skilled machinists an even more urgent management imperative.
Skills Gap Graphic
March 16, 2012
PMPA Member W.H.Bagshaw Company and employee featured on CNN Money!
Making it in the USA.
Jonathan Pratt at W.H.Bagshhaw says: “I picked up newer manufacturing techniques quickly. I am learning new things every day. I think I can move up the ranks here and make more money.
Manufacturing is my lifetime career. There’s always going be a manufacturing job out there for me. I know my skills are in high demand.
We need more Americans on board with manufacturing. It’s steady and stable work. I really hope people grasp that and that Made in USA flourishes again.”
We couldn’t agree more, Jonathan!
Find yourself in a career in advanced manufacturing!