Need a Career? Looking for an Opportunity to Enter and Advance in a Job with Potential? Employers are waiting for you!

MAGNET: The Manufacturing Advocacy and Growth Network has partnered with Cuyahoga Community College in the design and delivery of fast track training programs that include a paid internship at local companies that are ready to hire. Cleveland manufacturers like Auto Diesel Piston Ring, Curtiss Wright, Kennametal, SSP Fittings, Soundwich, and Jergens have committed to providing these internships as a first step for job seekers to get the experience that companies are looking for. The training programs provide job seekers with the skills needed to start on a middle skill career path in advanced manufacturing.

The old manufacturing jobs in Northeast Ohio are disappearing. They are being replaced by career positions in advanced manufacturing. Companies are looking for individuals with specific skills related to designing and making the high quality, specialized products needed in a wide variety of industries from aerospace to automotive to advanced systems.

Individuals with experience are in high demand. However, many potential applicants are overlooked because they don’t have the required experience. The fast track training programs offer the ability to gain experience quickly!

In an interview about his training experience, a recent graduate of the welding fast track training program commented that he was looking for a program that would give him industry certifications and a chance at a job that had a future. He found that opportunity through the program at Tri-C earlier this year. Individuals with experience in banking, accounting, and food service are choosing these programs as a path to better opportunities and a chance at a job with a future. Consider joining them and the over 50 individuals who have participated in the last year in programs that prepare for advanced manufacturing careers.

Ohio Means Jobs Cleveland Cuyahoga is supporting these programs and financial aid is available for eligible participants.

To learn more about the programs and financial aid opportunities, call 216-987-4391.

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