The 21 colleges involved with INAM all remain extremely active and connected with students, graduates, consortia members, state officials, employers and professionals within the manufacturing sector. The colleges and their association partners will regularly sponsor career-related activities. We will keep you informed on the latest news within the industry, and provide you with numerous networking opportunities. Please stay involved with INAM by adding a bookmark and visiting this page frequently. We will regularly post the latest news, activities and events that will keep you engaged and help you to move forward and upward on your career path.
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On October 21, Joliet Junior College will host its annual Skilled Trades Career Fair. This event offers a great opportunity for students, alumni, veterans, and community members to meet industry professionals and to learn more about careers in manufacturing, automotive, CNC machining, and engineering. October 21 1:00pm - 4:00pm Joliet Junior College Main Campus 1215 Houbolt Rd. T-Building Joliet, IL 60431 Bring your resume and dress for success. Click here for more information, a list of participating companies and open…Find out more »
On October 22, Harper College will host a Manufacturing/Welding Job Fair for Harper students and alumni. October 22 4:00pm – 7:00pm Harper College 1200 W. Algonquin Road H Building Hallway (Near Welding Lab) Palatine, IL 60067 Click here for more information and a list of participating employers.Find out more »
On Oct 27, Richland Community College will host its Campus Visit Day. This event offers a great opportunity for high school students, parents, and adults to visit the campus, meet faculty, and learn more about the college's educational programs. Oct 27 Session One: 4:00pm Session Two: 6:00pm Richland Community College One College Park Decatur, IL 62521 Click here for more information or to register.Find out more »
This event will provide information on how businesses can recruit, hire, and retain veterans. Thursday Oct 29 10am-12pm Waukegan Public Library 128 N. County Street Waukegan, IL 60085 For more information or to register, email Judy.Leonard@illinois.gov or call 847-377-3469.Find out more »
On October 30, Elgin Community College will be hosting its Veteran Resource and Job Fair. This event will offer a great opportunity for veterans to speak directly with employers and other resources. Professional attire is recommended, and applicants should bring resumes. October 30 9am - 2pm Elgin Community College Building J, Spartan Event Center 1700 Spartan Drive Elgin, IL 60123 Click here to view the event page.Find out more »
On November 4, Skokie will host the Smart Manufacturing Summit. The event will feature local business leaders in a discussion of smart manufacturing technologies, trends, software, workforce development, training, and more. There will be speakers, networking opportunities, and refreshments. Nov 4 Illinois Science and Technology Park 8045 Lamon Avenue Skokie, IL 60077 2pm - 6pm To register, email email@example.com or call 847-933-8210. Click here for more information, including speakers and topics.Find out more »
On November 5, David Landon, President of the American Welding Society, will visit Kankakee Community College's (KCC) Manufacturing & Industrial Technology Center. The event, which is open to the public, will include presentations, a Q & A session, a tour of the facility, reception, and refreshments. Thursday, Nov 5 1pm - 4pm Manufacturing & Industrial Technology Center 2580 S. US Route 45/52 Kankakee, IL 60901 For information, contact Mark Stevenson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 815-802-8874. Click here to read the full…Find out more »
This event will provide guidance on how to attract and work with millennials in manufacturing. It will include speakers, Q&A sessions, and networking opportunities. Nov 5 4pm - 6pm Technology & Manufacturing Association 1651 Wilkening Road Schaumburg, IL 60173 Cost is $20 To register, contact Amanda Cortese at email@example.com or 847-825-1120 Click here for more information.Find out more »
FABTECH 2015, North America's largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event, is taking place in Chicago this November! November 9-12 McCormick Place 2301 S. Martin Luther King Dr. Chicago, IL 60616 Click here for information and to register.Find out more »
On November 10, Triton College will host its Military & Veteran's Job Fair. The event offers a good opportunity for military, veterans and their families to network with companies hiring for a variety of industries. Come and learn about the latest opportunities. Dress for success, and bring plenty of resumes. Tues, November 10 11:00am - 3:00pm Triton College Student Cafeteria 2000 Fifth Avenue River Grove, IL 60171 Click here for more information and a list of participating companies, or contact Freida Iverson at…Find out more »