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Governor Wolf: New Funding Will Help Close Manufacturing Workforce Gap in the Erie Region

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of new funding for the Erie Regional Manufacturer Partnership (ERMP) to support WorkAdvance, a short-term job training program that will address the needs of manufacturers and create a job-ready workforce in the Erie County region. The grant will come from Governor Wolf’s Manufacturing PA initiative.…

Governor Wolf Announces Corey Associates Inc. Expansion Will Support 60 Jobs in Pike County

Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced that Corey Associates, Inc. (CAI), a manufacturer of wiring systems for the medical, automotive, and defense industries, will expand its facility in Greene Township, Pike County. The project will support the creation and retention of 60 jobs in the area. “Our administration is committed to making Pennsylvania…

Governor Wolf Pushes ‘Strongest Workforce in the Nation’ Plans

Philadelphia, PA – Governor Tom Wolf joined the opening celebration today of the Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI) Commercial HVAC Pathways Vocational Lab. The North Philadelphia facility in the Energy Coordinating Agency’s (ECA) Knight Green Jobs Training Center will prepare high school students, reentrants and underemployed workers for good heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR)…

Pennsylvania Joins National Job Skills Partnership to Create A More Highly-Qualified Workforce

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf is taking more action to help create a highly qualified and competitive workforce. Today, the governor announced Pennsylvania joined the Skillful State Network. Skillful is a nonprofit initiative of the Markle Foundation focused on creating a labor market that values skills so workers, particularly those without four-year college degrees,…

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