Celebrating Manufacturing Month in Macon County









Richland Community College hosted the 2023 Manufacturing Days Celebration for high school students in Macon County. The two-day event showcased local companies and modern manufacturing careers, engaging students through interactive simulations and facility tours. Industry leaders gave students a taste of their daily contributions to our manufacturing sector.

Thanks to Richland Community College for organizing and hosting the event, and to the following companies for participating:

Align Product Systems
IBEW Midstate Electrical Training Center
Mason Manufacturing
Mueller Company

An estimated 4.6 million manufacturing jobs will need to be filled in the United States over the next decade. Events like Manufacturing Days are coordinated in hopes that the next generation of manufacturers will become inspired for careers in manufacturing, along with those who are currently looking for an amazing career.