Auto and Diesel Technician Night in Traverse City
TRAVERSE CITY -- Auto and diesel technicians and people interested in entering that field will have an opportunity to talk shop with other techs and see the latest technologies at an Auto and Diesel Technicians Night in Traverse City. The event will be held Tuesday, February 5 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at NMC's Parsons-Stulen Building located at 2600 Aero Park Drive. The event is hosted by the Northwest Michigan Council of Governments (NWMCOG), Northwest Michigan Works!, and Northwestern Michigan College (NMC).
The Auto and Diesel Technicians Night is also a specialized recruiting event that will allow employers to showcase their workplaces and educators to provide information about career pathways and programs.
"The auto and diesel service industry is fast-paced with lots of technological advances," said Jaclyn Sanborn, NWMCOG's Business Connections Manager. "This event is an opportunity to celebrate the industry and learn about the latest technology. It also gives local employers a chance to talk about their businesses and meet local talent."
Admission to the Auto and Diesel Technicians Night is free and there will be cars and equipment displays, door prizes, appetizers and a cash bar.
Exhibitors at the event will include: AIS Construction Equipment, Baker College, Belle Tire, Bill Marsh Automotive Group, Team Elmer's, Ferris State University, Fox Motors, Marathon Automotive, Northwest Michigan Works!, NMC, Schaeffer Oil, Sears, Star Truck, Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School Disctrict Career Tech Center, and Williams Auto Group. Other businesses and organizations interested in participating can contact Donna Corbin, Northwest Michigan Works! Business Services Assistant at 231-922-3769.