This session will feature between 4-6 members from Birmingham, Coventry, Warwickshire and Worcestershire region who will discuss employability skills, what skills the industry is looking for and how to break into or develop your career in manufacturing.
Each event comprises a panel of experts who will share their own career stories, tips and information on their sector followed by an opportunity to ask questions.
The panel discussion will be led by The Made in Group’s Yasmin Banner. She will ask the panellists a range of questions about what it's like to work in the industry, what qualities you look for in candidates and a vision for how you believe manufacturing makes for a good career.
Speakers at this event are:
Emma Hockley Managing Director at Big Bear Plastics
Rebecca Waterfield Head of Employer Engagement at South City College Birmingham
James Sopwith Group Strategic Account Director at adi Group
Jeff Nowill Managing Director at Kuka Robotics
John Pendleton General Manager at Magna Exteriors
Virtual speed networking:
Breakout rooms where employers and job seekers meet. Employer gets 2 minutes to talk about their business and direct to stand ect. Job seeker gets 60 seconds to tell the room about themself and what makes them a good employee.
Meet Britain’s makers & virtual speed networking - Birmingham, Coventry, Warwickshire and Worcestershire
Monday, 22 March at 02:30pm