Wichita Falls manufacturers are are struggling to attract young skilled workers. One of those manufacturers is Sharp Iron.
But they think they have a new idea that can help them recruit welders and help the city grow their talent pool. However, they will need help from the city for that idea to come to fruition.
“The future of this community really depends on our ability to attract and retain young talent,” CEO of the Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce, Henry Florsheim said. “And we’ve got to figure out how we as a community can better help companies who have job openings now do that.”
Click here to find out what Sharp Iron is doing to attract younger workers to Wichita Falls.