BY JASMINE WALDEN
SPECIAL TO NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
EATONTOWN â€“ There are about 2 million U.S. manufacturing jobs that go unfilled because of shortfalls in skills, training or education. Festo Didactic â€“ which services 300,000 customers in 176 countries internationally â€“ is unveiling a workforce technology education center in Eatontown to provide the high-tech level of training Americans need to secure these jobs.
Tim Lizura, President & Chief Operating Officer of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority, and other dignitaries will be cutting the ceremonial red ribbon on Monday, November 24 at 11 a.m. at the newly-renovated facility at 607 Industrial Way West. The event also includes expert presentations throughout the day in areas of apprenticeship, technical training and ongoing education.