03 Oct Carroll County Manufacturing Fair
(You asked for it and we are going to deliver it with your help!)
Friday, November 16th, 2018
8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Carroll Community College – Bollinger Family Conference Center (K100)
- Carroll Manufacturing panel discussions
- Manufacturing industry career presentations by local workers sharing career path options and earnings potential.
- Career training program presentations on the new Digital Design and Manufacturing program, Welding, Electrical and HVAC Apprenticeship programs and more.
- Manufacturers’ Vendor Fair – showcase your company and the products that are Made in Carroll County! Advertise for job openings and internships.
- Free to attend.
|8:30 – 9:00 am||Networking|
|9:00 am||Keynote: Sue Chambers, President/CEO, Strouse Corporation|
|9:45 – 10:45 am||Breakout Session 1: register for one session|
|11:00 – Noon||Breakout Session 2: register for one session|
|Noon – 1:00 pm
Registered Apprentice Forum Breakout Session
Earn while you learn! Do you want to earn a great income without accumulating college debt? If you are ready to enter into a highly skilled, high-income career, come to this interactive session & hear from current employers, former students & industry experts in the Electrical & HVACR industries.
9:45 – 10:45 a.m. · MFG-002-A2 – or – 11 a.m. – noon · MFG-002-B2
Manufacturers Panel Breakout Session
Have you considered a career in manufacturing? Did you know there are several manufacturing opportunities right here in Carroll County? Attend this interactive panel discussion & learn about the innovative & creative opportunities available now from local industry leaders.
9:45 – 10:45 a.m. · MFG-003-A2 – or – 11 a.m. – noon · MFG-003-B2
Northrop Grumman Breakout Session
Northrop Grumman is one of Maryland’s largest manufacturing companies. Come interact with Steve Smalley, an Engineer at Northrop Grumman, & hear about manufacturing computer chips & radars for fighter jets. In addition, Steve will discuss underlying principles in manufacturing including consistency, dealing with variability & accurately reading the design documentation.
9:45 – 10:45 a.m. · MFG-006-A2 – or – 11 a.m. – noon · MFG-006-B2
Strouse Corporation Breakout Session
Have you wondered what keeps all the parts of cell phones, video games & TVs together? Would you like working alongside a robot? Would you like your work to be fun & challenging? If yes, join the Strouse team for hands-on manufacturing training with rewards & benefits. Full-time & paid internship positions are available, which includes on-the-job training for up to 6 months. Come & hear from our CCPS graduates who have built a successful career at Strouse!
9:45 – 10:45 a.m. · MFG-005-A2 – or – 11 a.m. – noon · MFG-005-B2
Digital Design & Fabrication Breakout Session
Carroll Community College is in the process of creating a new degree & certificates in Digital Design & Fabrication, preparing students for employment or advancement in such fields as fabrication, advanced manufacturing, industrial engineering & design, product design & more. This program will combine traditional fabrication concepts with new design & fabrication processes including additive manufacturing (3D printing), subtractive manufacturing & 3D scanning tools. Tour our newly constructed Fab Lab.
9:45 – 10:45 a.m. · MFG-004-A2 – or – 11 a.m. – noon · MFG-004-B2