The Cleveland area offers many career opportunities in the manufacturing sector! The Jergens-CEVEC partnership is the first ever in the country, and offers students either a half day experience, or a full day (1 year) experience for those students with the desire for employment in the manufacturing area. Students learn through 9 hands-on rotations, as well as learning modules through Tooling University.
CEVEC is in a proud Career Exploration partnership with Stakes Manufacturing. Stakes is a company located in Eastlake Ohio and is Tee shirt/Athletic apparel screen print company. CEVEC students participate in one of our 2 daily have day programs.
The work shift lasts 1 and half hours and consists of various job rotations and mentorship opportunities around the plant.
Students are exposed to the safety and work requirements of a working business and learn the skills needed to be independent for periods of time. Students are exposed to rotations that include, shipping and receiving, environmental services, order picking, fulfillment, material handling, inspection and prep/packaging.
All students are matched with mentors to learn their specific job rotation and on the job training with all of the real world expectation applied. Students are given a environment to learn, make mistakes and become independent as possible. The team approach at Stakes is a valued skill that are instilled in our students and it vital to independent career paths.