Closing the gap

Huff, Udo O. J.
April 2012
FFJournal;Apr2012, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the need to fill job vacancies as skilled workers retire in the U.S. employee market. With the economy improving, it is reported that there is a skilled workforce in the group over 55 years old which is approaching retirement. It suggests that the fabrication industry should create a working technical educational infrastructure and guide for students with support from Department of Labor's Office of Apprenticeship Training and National Institute for Metalworking Skills.


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