Partnering with Community Colleges to Develop Internship Programs

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As the needs of scrap yards grow, the ability to find qualified workers is more important than ever. Unfortunately, a significant worker shortage has developed and many scrap yards are finding it difficult to fill all of their vacant positions. In this workshop, you’ll learn about how The Pacific Northwest Chapter of ISRI has partnered with Portland Community College to develop a Metal Scrap Yard Worker program for the training of individuals such that they can enter the Scrap Recycling Industry.

Managing a 21st Century Workforce