The Southwest Iowa Advanced Manufacturing Sector Board is created to identify current and projected workforce issues and develop strategies to address them. The Board provides an active forum for manufacturing workforce-related topics/needs in order to keep our economic region competitive and growing. Business leaders engage in a structured discussion on the workforce challenges facing Southwest Iowa’s manufacturing industry.
The board is charged with providing input on:
- Labor Forecasting – Jobs/Skills/Educational Needs
- Career Pathway Mapping
- Labor Force Supply/Demand
- Best Practices-Education/Training and Employment
To develop and sustain a comprehensive regional Advanced Manufacturing workforce system that is targeted to high demand, competitive wage jobs that meet the needs of employers, workers and the available workforce.
View the list of Sector Board Members: Southwest Iowa Advanced Manufacturing Sector Board – 9.20.17
View the MANUFACTURING CAREER PATHWAYS MAP Pathway map – Mfg
View the complete document Sector Board Charter – Mfg Rev 5.12.15
Previous Meeting Minutes
Proposed revised charter as of 9.13.17: Manufacturing Sector Board Charter – Mfg Rev 9.13.17