Manufacturing

The Tech Center's Design Lab program  


Learn about The Tech Center's Design Lab program.


The Tech Center's Mechatronics program   Learn about The Tech Center's Mechatronics program.
 

The Tech Center's Precision Machining Technology program   Learn about The Tech Center's Precision Machining Technology program.
 



The Advanced Manufacturing Partnership
  The Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (AMP) program is a collaboration between West Michigan manufacturers, students, West Michigan Works Region 4 and Grand Rapids Community College to address the talent shortage the region is experiencing. Companies provide a full-ride scholarship for students to obtain an Associate Degree while working for the sponsoring company. 


Discover Careers in Manufacturing
   

​How do skills and interests translate into a career in manufacturing? What are the actual “jobs” in the industry?



O Net Online Career Search
  O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!
 

My Next Move   Answer questions about the type of work you might enjoy. We'll suggest careers that match your interests and training..

Gladeo Career Finder  
Find your dream career. Then make it happen.



Career One Stop
  CareerOneStop is the flagship career, training, and job search website for the U.S. Department of Labor. The website serves job seekers, businesses, students, and career advisors with a variety of free online tools, information and resources.

Bureau of Labor Statistics  
Have some fun, play some games and do some research while learning about Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) information and statistics.

 

Upcoming Events

March 13
Groundhog Job Shadow Day
Groundhog Job Shadow Day
Date: Mar 13
Calendar: Career Readiness

Have you started to look around your classroom and wonder, "What's Next?" or dream about the job you will do after high school? Are you interested in pulling back the curtain of the world of work and spending the day with a mentor? If you answered "yes" - #GSD20 is for you!

When: March 13, 2018

Time: 9AM - 2PM

Where:You get to choose the role that is right for you - there are almost 300 roles to shadow for the day! Click here for more GSD 20 information!