Orion Talent Partners with Tooling U-SME to Close the Manufacturing Skills Gap with Industry-Certified Military Talent
[Cary, NC,] – January 16, 2024 - Orion Talent proudly announces a strategic partnership with Tooling U-SME, revolutionizing the approach to building a skilled, entry-level talent pipeline for the manufacturing industry. This collaboration aims to build a diverse talent pool of military candidates certified in Robotics in Manufacturing Fundamentals (RFM), Certified Manufacturing Associate (CMfgA), and Electric Vehicles Fundamentals (EVF).
"We believe in the power of this collaboration to not only address the talent shortage in the manufacturing industry, but also to tap into the incredible potential of transitioning military candidates and prepare them for meaningful new careers,” says Orion Talent CEO Sarah Peiker, “We are not just filling roles; we are building a workforce ready to drive success in manufacturing."
Orion Talent provides a comprehensive solution for companies seeking a pipeline of skilled, entry-level manufacturing talent. Working closely with manufacturers to understand their talent needs, Orion utilizes experienced on-base recruiters to foster military talent pipeline development. Service members receive industry training while still on Active Duty as part of the SkillBridge program. Orion coordinates all aspects of the candidate training and certification program as well as the subsequent hiring process.
By streamlining and simplifying the hiring process, Orion Talent acts as the bridge between manufacturers and a diverse pool of highly skilled, industry-certified, and ready-to-work military candidates ready to build new careers in the manufacturing industry. This program aims to close the skills gap and give manufacturing clients a competitive edge.
Learn more about this partnership here: https://www.oriontalent.com/toolingu/.
About Orion Talent:
Headquartered in Cary, North Carolina, Orion Talent is a leading talent acquisition firm specializing in military hiring and skilled talent recruitment. With a commitment to excellence, Orion Talent helps companies fill one to 100,000 roles with the right people and the right solution, powered by a diversity-rich network of highly sought-after candidates. Orion’s design-led solutions encompass Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO), Military Hiring, HirePurpose® Diversity Sourcing & Talent Attraction, and HireSkills® Workforce Planning & Development. For more information, visit Orion Talent at https://www.oriontalent.com/.