HR Associates’ President, Heather Risner has seen a major uptick in manufacturing jobs in West Central Ohio. Regional Unemployment rates are being driven downward by Honda and General Motors suppliers. These suppliers are begging for experienced workers.
According to an article in CNN Money, “Ohio manufacturing: Good times are back (sort of)“, Ohio ranks third in Manufacturing Employment and Output. Nearly 640,000 workers, up from 609,000 in 2009 , are in the Manufacturing Industry. Manufacturing is approximatley 12% of Ohio’s workforce and HR Associates sees those numbers rising.