Contact: Jessica Borza
MVMC Executive Director
For Immediate Release
May 1, 2019
Area Manufacturers Open Their Doors for In-Demand Jobs Week
Youngstown, OH— May 1, 2019 — Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition member companies, Brilex Industries, Inc. and Ventra Salem, LLC welcome high school students, parents, and others from the community considering a career in manufacturing to tour their facilities as part of In-Demand Jobs Week, 8th and 9th.
Attendees will get a glimpse of the company and what they make as well as jobs and training opportunities available now.
“Local manufacturers are hiring in-demand jobs, such as machinists, industrial maintenance technicians, and welders,” said Jessica Borza, Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition Executive Director. “This is a great opportunity for individuals to see first-hand what it’s like to work in modern manufacturing and learn about jobs and training available in their own hometown.”
Planned tours include:
Brilex Industries, Inc.: Wednesday, May 8 from 2-4 p.m.
1201 Crescent Street, Youngstown, OH 44502
Ventra Salem, LLC: Thursday, May 9 from 6-8 p.m.
800 Pennsylvania Ave., Salem, OH 44460
To register for a free ticket and for more information, go to: http://omj.ohio.gov/indemandjobsweek/index.stm.
In Demand Jobs Week is a statewide celebration of jobs, industries and skills that are in-demand in Ohio. In-Demand Jobs Week occurs during the first full week in May—this year, May 6-10, 2019.
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Mahoning Valley Manufacturing Coalition
The Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition (MVMC) is an industry-led group of nearly 50 manufacturers in Trumbull, Mahoning and Columbiana Counties working with their partnership in education and workforce development to increase awareness of manufacturing career pathways.