Category: Manufacturing

2017 Manufacturing Summer Internships

2017 AIM Summer Internship Program The AIM Young Adult Summer Internship Program is an opportunity for young adults interested in the manufacturing field to be connected with local manufacturers for a summer internship opportunity. Changing the perception of manufacturing jobs is critical to building a skilled talent pipeline for Brevard. This program is meant to […]

What is Manufacturing Day?

Manufacturing Day℠ is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Manufacturing Day occurs on the first Friday in October — this year Manufacturing Day is Oct 6, 2017. While Manufacturing Day is officially Oct. 6, companies and community organizations should plan their events on the date in October that […]

What is Manufacturing Day?

Manufacturing Day℠ is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Manufacturing Day occurs on the first Friday in October — this year Manufacturing Day is Oct 6, 2017. While Manufacturing Day is officially Oct. 6, companies and community organizations should plan their events on the date in October that […]

Manufacturing Summer Internships Start

Summer interns will work in our sponsoring employers manufacturing facilities for six weeks this summer gaining insight into possible career choices. Thank you Mainstream Engineering,  Knights Armament and MC Assembly for your sponsorships!

We Asked 169,000 Workers About What Makes Their Workplace Great. Here’s Their Take

A great corporate culture isn’t something you can buy. It’s organic; it has to be cultivated. Inc.‘s Best Workplaces celebrates companies that actively strive to build vibrant and engaging cultures. More than 1,600 com­panies applied this year–three times as many as last year. Together with my company, Quantum Workplace, a leader in employee-feedback software, Inc. […]

2017 Brevard Manufacturing Skills Survey

CareerSource Brevard surveyed area manufacturers to better understand their current skills gaps and training needs.  This was necessary to determine what industry credentials are necessary for both immediate and long term planning to create pathways through high school and secondary education. Survey Results here. Industry feedback drives requests for curriculum changes and training dollars to […]

Made In Brevard Expo

Details about Made in Brevard Time/date: 3-6 p.m. Wednesday, 5/17/17 Location: Radisson Resort at the Port’s convention hall, Cape Canaveral, 8701 Astronaut Blvd., Cape Canaveral What’s happening: The event will feature 30 local manufacturing companies,  showing how products made on the Space Coast are making a difference across the globe, and will highlight the modern manufacturing facilities, as […]

Apple Announces $1 Billion Fund to Create U.S. Jobs in Manufacturing

By KATIE BENNER and NELSON D. SCHWARTZ  MAY 3, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO — While on the campaign trail last year, Donald J. Trump lamented the loss of manufacturing jobs in the United States and set his sights on companies like Apple to help rectify the situation. “I’m going to get Apple to start making their […]

Mack Technologies Wins Top Honors at Circuits Assembly 2017 Service Excellence Awards

SAN DIEGO, FEBRUERY 14, 2017: Mack Technologies Inc., a leading provider of electronic manufacturing services, was awarded Circuits Assembly magazine’s highest overall Service Excellence Award for the $101 million to $500 million in revenue category at the 2017 annual IPC APEX show held in San Diego today. This is the twelfth consecutive year that Mack has […]

Industry 4.0 is About More Than Data: 3D Printing in Manufacturing

In our blog, we have often written about Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). When you look at that output and discussion from thousands of experts and analysts around the world, by far the majority is about data and how Digital Transformation will change the way manufacturing companies are run.