Carroll County Manufacturing Fair

Carroll County Manufacturing Fair

Tuesday, April 02, 2019
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

To register, call Continuing Education & Training at 410-386-8100.

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