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Holland -- -- on the jobs -- now aren't really.
Remember it -- Jersey unemployment rate falling -- eight point 6% with 3151000.
Who have simply given up the search for work so with millions of Americans still searching the want ads -- -- some sectors of the market struggling.
To fill the openings as the number -- your screen here's Mike -- live in Chicago.
On that what did you find out -- We know -- you've heard people complain that their problems with American manufacturing.
The problem we found a lot of manufacturers are having.
Is that they're trying to expand their business but can't.
Because they can't fill the jobs.
If you think manufacturing is dead in the US businesses in central Illinois could just prove you wrong.
Machine shops and welding companies there are growing -- heard that right growing looking to hire.
Problem is finding skilled workers like many US manufacturers -- foundry and machine cannot field job vacancies.
We're absolutely frustrated nine plus percent unemployment.
We're doing everything we can to attract employees that we desperately need right now we're talking about.
80000 dollar a year position welders Mike -- machinist skilled labor and that's the problem.
A deficit of laborers train with specific skills.
We went through this period where many of those jobs.
Made them when that manufacturing recession hit just weren't needed.
And all of a sudden we have this missing generation.
People -- and do those technical jobs.
The Department of Labor says there are four million fewer people working and skilled labor positions today than there were twenty years ago one of the.
Finding people is the perception.
That the manufacturing is dying art in this jobs are not going to be there.
-- because they're being sent over -- You remember high school shop class will that's making a comeback as a lot of the manufacturers are turning to the high schools the administration guidance counselors.
And ultimately telling students that the trade.
Are still a way to make a good income with benefits and long term security.
Bill does need the training Mike good point Mike Tobin live in Chicago things that --
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