Creators Wanted – Inspiring the Next Generation of Manufacturers
Held annually on the first Friday in October, Manufacturing Day helps show the reality of modern manufacturing careers by encouraging thousands of companies and educational institutions around the nation to open their doors to students, parents, teachers and community leaders.
Thank you to our Workforce Development Committee for taking up this initiative for 2019 to begin to solve our workforce talent program on the First Coast!
Participating Manufacturers: JZ Logistics, Rayonier, Symrise, Carlisle IT, Veritas Steel, Grace Aerospace, Dupuy, Commercial Metals Company, Rulon International, Vac-Con, Kaman, BAE Systems, IFF, Q-Pac, Miller Electric, Flat Glass Distributors, S&P, Sally Corp, US Gypsum, Collins Aerospace, Solar Stik, Fleet Readiness, Medtronic, Flight Star
Participating Schools: Robert E Lee High School, Andrew Jackson High School, St Johns County – Creekside, Orange Park High School, Yulee High School, Clay High School, Baker County High School, Allen Nease High School, Middleburg High School, Keystone Heights Jr/Sr High, Frank H Peterson Academies of Technology, A. Philip Randolph, Fernandina Beach High School, Pedro Menendez, Putnam County School District, Sandalwood High School, Fleming Island High School, Ridgeview High School, Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, St Johns Technical High School, St Augustine High School, Mandarin High School
Check out our Facebook for photos and check back here in November for an Manufacturing Month recap!