Why Become a Partner of Workforce Partnership (WP)?

Join a network of local companies who are dedicated to Shelby County’s economic success!  Workforce Partnership of Shelby County is private-industry founded, funded and controlled. Your investment in WP will strengthen the emerging workforce through skills training and career exploration efforts that focus on retaining local talent after high school and college. 

Workforce Partnership brings together industry and education to promote skills training that aligns with the workforce needs and promotes local career awareness within the local school districts to catch the attention of students and parents.

Partner Benefits

  • WP coordinated classroom curricula and activities
  • WP coordinated workforce events (career fair, hiring events, interviews)
  • Marketing of company (logo) participation to schools, students, parents
  • WP focused efforts on career center and certification programs to fill in-demand jobs
  • Recognition of investment in Shelby County’s economy through workforce development

Manufacturing Mentorship Program

Ohio created the Manufacturing Mentorship Program to expose young people (16 and 17 year olds) to manufacturing occupations through part-time employment. The aim is to educate young people about the interesting and fulfilling careers in manufacturing, while strengthening the workforce development pipeline for Ohio manufacturers. Review the program basics to get started!

Partner Directory

PartnerPrimary IndustrySecondary IndustrySub IndustryWebsite Link
Advanced CompositesManufacturingVisit Site
Agrana Fruit USA, Inc.Food/AgricultureManufacturingVisit Site
Air Handling Equipment, Inc.Construction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Airstream, Inc.ManufacturingVisit Site
American TrimManufacturingVisit Site
ARCH Cutting Tools - DaytonManufacturingVisit Site
Augusta SportswearDistributionRetail ManufacturingVisit Site
Area Energy & Electric, Inc.Construction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Baumfolder CorporationManufacturingVisit Site
Bensar Developments CompanyOtherVisit Site
Cargill, Inc.ManufacturingAgricultureVisit Site
CBT CompanyManufacturingVisit Site
Continental Express, Inc.TransportationVisit Site
Cornerstone Building BrandsManufacturingVisit Site
Detailed Machining, Inc.ManufacturingConstruction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Dickman Supply, Inc. OtherVisit Site
Electro ControlsManufacturingVisit Site
EmersonManufacturingVisit Site
Ferguson Construction CompanyConstruction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Francis ManufacturingManufacturingVisit Site
Francis Schulze CompanyManufacturingVisit Site
Freshway FoodsFood/AgricultureManufacturingTransportationVisit Site
Hemmelgarn ServicesConstruction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Honda of America Mfg., Inc.ManufacturingVisit Site
Hydro ManufacturingVisit Site
Kirk NationaLease CompanyTransportationVisit Site
Koenig EquipmentConstruction/Skilled TradesAgricultureVisit Site
Lacal Equipment, Inc.ManufacturingVisit Site
Lincoln Electric AutomationManufacturingVisit Site
Lochard, Inc.ManufacturingConstruction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Monarch LathesManufacturingVisit Site
NK Parts Industries, Inc.TransportationVisit Site
Ohio Living Dorothy LoveHealthcareVisit Site
Panel Control, Inc.ManufacturingVisit Site
Precision Details, Inc.ManufacturingVisit Site
Plastipak Packaging, Inc.ManufacturingVisit Site
Polyfill, LLCManufacturingVisit Site
Schwan's MaMa Rosa's, LLCFood/AgricultureManufacturingVisit Site
Sidney Body CARSTAROtherVisit Site
Sidney City SchoolsOtherVisit Site
Sidney Transportation Services, LLCTransportationVisit Site
Sidney-Shelby Chamber of CommerceOtherVisit Site
Slagle MechanicalConstruction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Sollmann Electric CompanyConstruction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Superior Aluminum ProductsManufacturingVisit Site
Tooling Tech GroupManufacturingVisit Site
Victory Machine and Fab, LLCManufacturingConstruction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Wells Brothers, Inc. Construction/Skilled TradesVisit Site
Wilson HealthHealthcareVisit Site