Manufacturing is a Job Growth Area – Join the Dialogue

Tuesday, April 24, 8 to 9:15 am, Trumbull Library Community Room, join us and hear our panel of experts discuss manufacturing in Connecticut.  Topics include a discussion: “Are we declining or growing in manufacturing jobs and Why?”

Rina Bakalar, Executive Director, Office of Workforce Competitiveness  Connecticut Department of Labor

Jerry Clupper, Executive Director New Haven Manufacturers Association

Paula F. Chapla, Operations Manager Aero structures Sikorsky Aircraft

Kate Donahue, President, Hampford Research, Inc.

Christopher A. Gallo, PA/CFF, Partner BlumShapiro, Committee (Manufacturing, Distribution and Retail)

Anita T. Gliniecki, President, Housatonic Community College

Tony Hwang, CT 134 District State Legislator

Slightly fewer Job Opportunities in March, 2012

Trumbull CT, Job Openings

Employers in Trumbull posted 3.3% fewer job opportunities in March than in February. Currently there are 290 open positions (estimate) in town compared to 300 the month before. Compared with a year ago the job market in Trumbull has gained 38.1%. At the moment job seekers face a local job market which has significant room for improvement.

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