manufacturing-day-chamberJoin manufacturers, educators, school administrators, guidance counselors and parents for a conversation about career pathways that exist within the manufacturing industry.

The manufacturing panel discussion will take place from 4 PM – 5 PM followed by a reception until 7 PM where light refreshments will be served.

When: October 27, 2016 at 4 PM
Where: Norton Hall, Saint-Gobain, One New Bond Street, Worcester, MA
RSVP: You must register for this event. Email or call Stuart Loosemore at, 508.753.2924,, ext. 222

Panel Discussion Will Cover:

• Employment opportunities that exist;

• Targeted skills for entry level positions; and

• Training and educational opportunities for career advancement.


• Approximately 300,000 people in Massachusetts work in the manufacturing sector.

• The average median wage in manufacturing is $75,000.


According to the report, Staying Power II completed by economist Barry Bluestone, about 100,000 of these workers will be aging out of the workforce over the next 10 years.