Advanced Manufacturing

Workforce Needs


The advanced manufacturing staff supports building and retaining a skilled advanced manufacturing workforce by:

  • Expanding formal and informal conduits for manufacturing employment through the use of apprenticeship and mentoring programs
  • Increasing private sector participation in workforce development
  • Creating a focused Workforce Investment Board strategy for advanced manufacturing
  • Identifying and supporting displaced aerospace workers to transition to other advanced manufacturing employment
  • Making manufacturing an attractive career choice at all education levels