TROY, MI -- (Marketwired) -- 09/26/13 --
The second annual National Manufacturing Day slated for October 4, 2013, will spotlight manufacturing careers as one of the most rewarding in the world to encourage candidates to consider employment in the industry. Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, is a bronze sponsor along with several other corporations and organizations. Through job fairs, open houses, public tours, career workshops and other events held at participating facilities in 11 states and Puerto Rico, Kelly will communicate the benefits of selecting a career in manufacturing, one of the highest paid industries worldwide.
Gabrielle Caputo, Commercial Product Manager for Kelly Services® stated, "Kelly® is proud to be a Bronze sponsor of Manufacturing Day as the event gives us an opportunity to showcase the wonderful career opportunities the manufacturing industry has to offer candidates."
"The job opportunities are bigger and better than ever in advanced manufacturing and Manufacturing Day gives Kelly an ideal platform to showcase exciting careers," said Joseph Lampinen, Director of Engineering Services for Kelly Services.
National Manufacturing day is co-produced by The Fabricators & Manufacturers Association International (FMA), the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), and the National Association for Manufacturing (NAM), and the Manufacturing Institute.
To find a Kelly® job fair event nearest you, contact a representative below or refer to http://www.mfgday.com/event.
About Kelly Services
Kelly Services, Inc. is a leader in providing workforce solutions. Kelly offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire, and direct-hire basis. Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provides employment to more than 560,000 employees annually. Revenue in 2012 was $5.5 billion. Visit www.kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn, & Twitter. Download The Talent Project, a free iPad™ app by Kelly Services.
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Kelly Services, Inc. has been employing manufacturing talent since 1965. Our engineering and production specialties have grown to be recognized as a leading provider of talent to the manufacturing industry. Today, Kelly provides engineers and manufacturing talent to the automotive, chemical, consumer goods, electronics, energy, medical device and pharmaceutical sectors.
Based in Rockford, Ill., FMA is a professional organization with nearly 2,500 members working together to improve the metal processing, forming, and fabricating industry. Founded in 1970, FMA brings metal fabricators and fabricating equipment manufacturers together through technology councils, educational programs, networking events, and the FABTECH® tradeshow. FMA also has two technology affiliates, the Tube & Pipe Association, Intl. (TPA), which focuses on the unique needs of companies, engaged in tube and pipe producing and fabricating; and Green Manufacturer Network, a professional organization of individual members dedicated to working toward
environmentally friendly manufacturing. (www.fmanet.org)
About Manufacturing Extension Partnership
Part of the Department of Commerce'sNational Institute of Standards and Technology, MEP is a network of public/private partners across the country that works with small and mid-sized U.S. manufacturers to create and retain jobs, increase profits, save time and money, develop new customers, and expand into new markets. (www.nist.gov/mep)
About Manufacturing Institute
The Manufacturing Institute is the 501(c) 3 affiliate of the National Association of Manufacturers. As a non-partisan organization, the Institute is committed to delivering leading-edge information and services to the nation's manufacturers. The Institute is the authority on the attraction, qualification, and development of world-class manufacturing talent. (www.themanufacturinginstitute.org)
About National Association of Manufacturers
The National Association of Manufacturers is the preeminent U.S. manufacturers association as well as the nation's largest industrial trade association, representing small and large manufacturers in every industrial sector and in all 50 states. (www.nam.org)
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