Category Archives: Manufacturing

Community,Manufacturing | July 03 2019

Building the Next Generation Workforce: Students Explore Detroit’s Only Auto Assembly Facility

Last month, Jefferson North Assembly Plant (JNAP) opened its doors to 100 students from Detroit’s Southeastern High School who were ready to learn more about the people and processes involved in building the Jeep® Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango. The three-part event, known as Manufacturing Day, included an engine demonstration; production simulation stations; and, of
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Community,Manufacturing,Our People | October 05 2018

High-Tech, Global and Growing: How today’s manufacturing jobs are better and brighter than ever before

Wendi Gentry-Stuenkel is the Head of Supply Chain Management, FCA – North America With a 3.9% unemployment rate, an aging workforce soon to retire and a common misperception of plant jobs, our country is facing a talent crunch in the manufacturing industry. By 2030, U.S. manufacturing will experience a shortfall of 383,000 workers. From mechanics,
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