Skills Gap / Workforce Development

NJ manufacturing jobs grow, but will parents let kids skip college?

By the Asbury Park (NJ) Press

May 29, 2019

Aquatherm, a Lakewood manufacturer that makes solar heating systems for swimming pools, has no shortage of ideas that could help its business grow.

Workers, on the other hand, are another story. 

"I see our engineers come up with ideas and they have to stop sometimes and we can't move forward because we don't have the right people on the production line," Patricia Cubero, general manager.

Read the full story, "NJ manufacturing jobs grow, but will parents let kids skip college?" at app.com. 

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