• Manufacturing Employer Breakfast

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    Name: Manufacturing Employer Breakfast
    Date: October 31, 2019
    Time: 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM CDT
    Event Description:
    JIT Solutions to Engage, Invest and Retain Quality Workforce
    Manufacturers will learn about the opportunities to recruit young, eager talent through the new CTE (Career and Technical Education) Internship Course and the Youth Skills Training Grant. Understand the legislature changes that provides an exemption of some of Minnesotas child labor laws for 16- or 17-year olds.
    The event will kick off with Labor Analyst, Tim O’Neill presenting on the local job market, workforce availability, and the importance to recruit young talent.
    It will have a panel of employers that have been working with the program for the last year along with some educators and experts to share their experience of partnering together to implement paid internships for Juniors and Seniors in Manufacturing. The panel will explain the steps to get started, the training /supervisory requirements and the ongoing benefits from easy recruitment, limited paperwork, student excitement to learn and the extra support from the schools. There will be time for a question and answer session.
    There will also be resources tables and a resource guide on a variety of other programs to help employers engage, invest and retain a quality workforce including:
    • MN Apprenticeship Initiative
    • Pipeline - Dual Training Grant
    • CareerForce - On-the-Job Training & Incumbent Worker
    • Professional Workforce Training Center- ATC & ARCC
    • And more...
    ISD 728 District Office
    Training Conference Room
    11500 193rd Avenue NW
    Elk River, MN 55330
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, October 31, 2019

    Contact Information:
    Amy Lord
    Local manufacturing employers that are interested in attending should RSVP at: www.isd728.org/employer-breakfast  Or contact Amy Lord, ISD 728 CTE Coordinator (763) 241-3400 x 5016 amy.lord@isd728.org
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