Career Development

Sacramento manufacturers to provide job training for local youths

By the Sacramento Business Journal

Mar 06, 2018

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Research and advocacy group Valley Vision and a group of Sacramento area manufacturing companies are working together to provide more job training for local youths.

The manufacturers hope to inform schools about their current technology and training needs so that the schools can provide programs better suited to the local labor market.

“We want to develop a workforce to meet the needs of the 21st-century manufacturer,” said Dean Peckham, the project manager of the Sacramento Valley Manufacturing Initiative.

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