Category: Media Coverage

Comparing Service Industry Jobs to Trade Jobs

"There are so many capable people in the Kent, Washington area and good votech (vocational technical) trade schools, but we have so many people who are always on the hunt for qualified workers.

Metal Supermarkets Provides Training for and Hires Recent Trade School Graduates

A survey conducted by Metal Supermarkets revealed that over half of young adults said they've never considered going to trade school.

Metal Supermarkets Stresses the Need for Skilled Trades People

Patrick O’Toole of Metal Supermarkets Vaughan gets interviewed on Rogers TV's #BrantLife to discuss a recent survey conducted by Metal Supermarkets which addresses young adults' perceptions of trade school.

Ending the Stigma Behind Trade Schools and Jobs

"Half of students coming out of high school aren't even aware of trade programs at all," says Franchisee of Metal Supermarkets Rockford Nick Voigt.

Metal Supermarkets Sparks Student Interest in Welding

A projected 400 jobs will be added in the welding industry in Indiana by 2020, and schools are working to ensure students are trained and prepared to enter the workforce.

Metal Supermarkets Franchisee Donates to Welding Class

Jesse Johnson, franchisee of Metal Supermarkets Indianapolis (East), has been donating scrap metal to local schools for five years now.

Georgia Loses 14,900 Job In April

Jobs have been declining at a rapid pace in Atlanta, Georgia, losing 14,900 jobs in April 2019, according to the Department of Labor.

Skilled Worker Shortage

The skilled workers industry is suffering as an increasing number young adults are pursing four-year college degrees.