Lockheed, Embraer form partnerships with locals schools for jobs pipeline

Aviation giant Embraer SA recently scooped up sought-after manufacturing talent: Melbourne high school graduates. 

Advanced aerospace and aviation manufacturing on Florida’s Space Coast provides high-wage jobs, but companies face a growing shortage of qualified workers. For example, the U.S. is only prepared to fill 2.2 million of 4.6 million manufacturing positions to come available by 2028, according to a study from Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute. Read more here