The Erie Regional Manufacturer Partnership (ERMP) WorkAdvance Training Program offers free training and participants are paid $11 per hour during their career readiness training, technical training, and internship period. Participants who successfully complete the program are guaranteed full-time employment at a rate of $13-$17 per hour with one of the participating companies, and additional on-the-job training and advancement opportunities. The program is supported by NWIRC, CareerLink, NWPA Job Connect, GECAC, Northern Pennsylvania Regional College, and other community partners.
Participants in the program must be at least 18 years, have a High School diploma or GED, and attend an Information Session. Those attending the Info Session will learn more about the program and meet participating Erie manufacturing companies, including:
- Industrial Sales and Manufacturing (ISM)
- Machining Concepts
- Erie Press Systems
- Modern Industries
- PHB Incorporated
Info Sessions will be held at the St Benedict Education Center, 330 E. 10th Street, Erie on August 1st from 10:00am-1:00pm or 4:00pm-7:00pm. Registration is required, please click your time preference below to register or call (844) 333-5248.