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MassMEP Introduces MOST: Manufacturing Occupational Skills Training
By John Killam, President, MassMEP
Massachusetts is wrapping up another successful Manufacturing Month. It is not too late to attend an event near you, check out upcoming events Massachusetts Manufacturing Month.
Some highlights from events that were held this month include students attending open houses to learn more about opportunities within manufacturing, training programs being held, and awards being given.
The intent of Manufacturing Month is to bring awareness to the impact and importance of manufacturing for the local economy and to the fact that sustainable, living wages are available in manufacturing.
Did you know?
- Manufacturing makes up 10.1% of the Commonwealth's total economic output
- 26 Billion dollars in manufacturing goods exporting in 2016
- 7.8 percent of the Commonwealth's workforce works in manufacturing
The Future of Manufacturing is now - learn more about how you can have a future in manufacturing. Get involved!