EUGENE, Ore. - The Lane Community College Manufacturing Technology Program is looking for students interested in the manufacturing industry. Teachers at the school said it's an industry that is in a high demand for workers.
Employers throughout Western Oregon said they are losing qualified employees to retirement, and struggling to find skilled replacements. That's why KEZI is partnering with industry leaders in the "Skilled to Work" campaign.
LCC offers more than 20 courses that give specific certifications in manufacturing, programming, manual and CNC work.
"We've got a lot of jobs to fill and I'd love students to come if they have an interest," said Steve Caffey, the Lead Manufacturing Instructor. "They can come to our advisory staff and then I can give them a tour and we can talk about it."
The hands-on courses give students the skills they need to fill those industry positions and also teach students how to write code.
- Skilled to Work: LCC Manufacturing Technology Program
- Skilled to Work: LCC's Diesel Technology Program
- Skilled to Work: LCC offers Aviation Maintenance Technology Program
- Skilled to Work: LCC's Welding & Fabrication Program
- Skilled to Work: LCC offers two-year online energy management program
- Skilled to Work: Apprenticeships & Training Programs
- LCC and NCU start 'Titan to Beacon' program
- Skilled To Work: Bethel School District CTE Programs
- Skilled to Work: Lane Community College offers drone program
- Skilled to Work: School districts discuss benefits of CTE programs