WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Forsyth Tech is hosting an information session focused on the manufacturing industry.
The event is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 24 from 6 - 7:30 pm in Ardmore Auditorium on the college's Main Campus, 2100 Silas Creek Parkway in Winston-Salem.
This session is free and open to the public.
Faculty and staff from the college's manufacturing programs will introduce current students, prospective students, high school students and their parents and those interested in the manufacturing sector to the numerous high-paying career opportunities that now exist in this thriving field as a result of evolving new technological advancements that have been merged with traditional manufacturing processes.
During the information session, the college is expected to unveil nearly $1 million in state-of-the art manufacturing equipment, installed this fall, to meet the highly-technical education and training needs for those looking to find manufacturing jobs in the Triad.
On hand will be representatives from local manufacturers who will set up booths and look forward to talking about the kinds of jobs available at their companies and the skills job seekers need to land those jobs. Companies participating in the manufacturing information session include Deere-Hitachi, Caterpillar, Siemens, Reynolds American, Inc., Weiland Copper, Winston Tool, TE Connectivity, among others.
For more information, call (336) 734-7529.