GLBT AMERICA engineering manufacturing industry Manufacturing jobs are available in CT, but young people need to fill them

Manufacturing jobs are available in CT, but young people need to fill them

When Jill Mayer graduated from high school in 1999, career options felt more limited than what she sees available to today’s 18-year-olds. There was a “stigma,” Mayer said, “that if you don’t get a college degree you’re not going to be able to make good money and have a long career.”

But she likes to think that’s changing. Mayer, 40, now runs her family’s Milford-based manufacturing business, Bead Industries, and she recently took the helm as president of industry group ManufactureCT. In both roles, she puts a lot of energy into cultivating the manufacturing sector’s next generation of workers and leaders.

Manufacturing jobs are available in CT, but young people need to fill them

LEADING DEVELOPER OF MANUFACTURING AUTOMATION SYSTEMS EXPANDS FOOTPRINT IN LIFE SCIENCES INDUSTRY WITH NEW ACQUISITIONLEADING DEVELOPER OF MANUFACTURING AUTOMATION SYSTEMS EXPANDS FOOTPRINT IN LIFE SCIENCES INDUSTRY WITH NEW ACQUISITION

CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — MiQ Partners, an intelligent automation firm with operational facilities in Carlsbad, California and West Chester, Ohio announces the purchase of CKC Engineering, a precision

The Engineer – How norelem’s standard components integrate with digital processes to enable the future of the manufacturing industryThe Engineer – How norelem’s standard components integrate with digital processes to enable the future of the manufacturing industry

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