Skilled Trades Worker Shortage: Opportunities Abound
March 10, 2015
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Craig Mech
Craig Mech
VP of Manufacturing, GSI Technologies
Tim Muma
Tim Muma
Senior Marketing Coordinator and Radio Host, LocalJobNetwork.com

For a number of reasons, the skilled trades have taken a sizable hit in recent years, struggling to find qualified workers to fill tons of necessary positions. Craig Mech, VP of manufacturing for GSI Technologies, gives Tim Muma the lowdown on how companies in the skilled trade industries have been hurt. He discusses how education and misconceptions have played a role, and gives listeners some ways to turn this trend around. Craig lets us know that there are plenty of opportunities available now, with training and quality pay being big benefits to this type of work.

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