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Not Your Grandfather’s Manufacturing Career!

Posted by Christopher Girdwood

The 2014 SCV Manufacturing Day Evening Event will take place at the College of the Canyons on October 2nd. If you think you know what modern manufacturing is – you better think again!

Come learn first-hand how manufacturing, engineering, robotics, logistics and quality control all play a role in shaping our world. An expert panel of SCV manufacturers will explain the life of innovators working in technical careers and the process of bring the next innovation to market.

You’ll hear about:

  • Rapidly growing career opportunities in manufacturing fields
  • How new products spring to life from an initial idea
  • The surprising skill-sets that businesses are looking for in employees
  • Common myths and misconceptions about manufacturing


Panel Discussion Details
Date: Thursday, October 2nd
Time: 6-8 pm
Location: College of the Canyons Mentry Hall 348
Free and open to the public!

Register Here!

Download the Event Flyer Here

This event is held in conjunction with the third annual national Manufacturing Day on October 3rd: www.mfgday.com

The College of the Canyons is partnering with the following organizations to deliver the local edition of National Manufacturing Day: Advanced Bionics, Aerospace Dynamics International, B&B Manufacturing, Boston Scientific, California State University Northridge, the City of Santa Clarita, Donaldson Filtration Systems, the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corporation, RAH Industries, Timco Aerosystems, APICS, National Science Foundation (NSF) AMPT grant, and the William S. Hart Union High School District. 

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