Just in Time http://tpr.org en Aerospace & Manufacturing Industries Still Have Jobs To Fill http://tpr.org/post/aerospace-manufacturing-industries-still-have-jobs-fill <p>Business and education leaders met this week about guiding more workers into the aerospace and manufacturing pipeline because there still are not enough workers to fill jobs available in San Antonio.</p><p>The meeting offered local aerospace and manufacturing&nbsp;business leaders the chance to speak with school districts and the Alamo Colleges about several pressing items:</p> Fri, 17 May 2013 16:14:18 +0000 Eileen Pace 11518 at http://tpr.org Aerospace & Manufacturing Industries Still Have Jobs To Fill Manufacturing Graduates Get First Look At Job Market http://tpr.org/post/manufacturing-graduates-get-first-look-job-market <p>The <a href="http://www.justintimesa.com/" target="_blank">Just in Time</a> manufacturing program is now starting to graduate students, and a job fair on Friday gave graduates the chance to get job leads.</p><p>The school is the first of its kind and launched last October to jump start manufacturing careers with learning intensive 90-day training classes to get candidates quickly into the workforce.</p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 15:46:34 +0000 Ryan Loyd 9672 at http://tpr.org Manufacturing Graduates Get First Look At Job Market Employees And Employers Mismatched In Bexar County http://tpr.org/post/employees-and-employers-mismatched-bexar-county <p></p><p>A sizable gap is occurring in Bexar County between employers who need a certain skill set for a job and people qualified for the open positions.</p><p>In January, <a href="http://www.workforcesolutionsalamo.org/aboutus/default.asp" target="_blank">Workforce Solutions Alamo</a> reported that there were nearly 1,700 help wanted ads for registered nurses, nearly 600 for retail sales managers and nearly 400 for computer support specialists, but Eva Esquivel, works for Workforce, said people looking for jobs don't have the skills needed for these fields.</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 22:18:14 +0000 Ryan Loyd 5910 at http://tpr.org Employees And Employers Mismatched In Bexar County