(York, Pa.) – Tyson Berkey, president and COO of Tooling Dynamics LLC of York, was recently named to the Board of Directors of The Manufacturers’ Association, a multi-county regional trade association providing services and benefits to member-companies in manufacturing and logistics throughout southcentral PA and northcentral MD. As President of Tooling Dynamics, Berkey provides strategic […]
Association’s New COVID-19 Library of Resources for Reopening, Restarting and Running Your Business!
Since early March, we’ve been working remotely so we can continue to work together for our members and the greater regional manufacturing community! Our efforts have included regular webinars on HR, financial, regulatory, Unemployment Compensation, legal, safety and other topics, FAQs, and communications about pro-actively dealing with the COVID-19 workplace. On the physical side, we’ve relocated our informative and […]
A Statement by the Manufacturers’ Association May 11, 2020 Essential manufacturing companies and employers have been key contributors to success in reducing the spread of COVID-19 and keeping the economy alive in southcentral Pennsylvania. As employers will proudly tell you, the most important aspect of their business is their highly skilled workforce, and examples abound […]
Our Webinar Thursday, May 7 Focused on HR, Re-Opening Practices, UC & FMLA Related to COVID-19 COVID-19 Checklist – Preparing to Re-open and Stay Open Our panelists and presentations included: Reopening Checklist – what to implement now or plan to get ready – by Vicki Krotzer, the Association’s HR Consultant Unemployment Compensation – What Employers […]
The south-central Pennsylvania manufacturing sector was awarded a second round of funding recently, to further support the “Next Gen Manufacturing Industry Partnership.” The Commonwealth’s PAsmart Next Generation grants provide funds to support the development, launch, implementation, and technical assistance of Next Gen Industry Partnerships (IP), which address the workforce, economic development, and educational needs of […]
We have valuable information and resource links for manufacturers in our presentation summary from Thursday’s (4/16) webinar on COVID-19 HR, Legal & Regulatory Updates. To see this information, which includes other resource information for manufacturers, click here.
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania recently awarded a $250,000 grant to The Manufacturers’ Association of Emigsville, PA to establish a unique ‘Apprenticeship Ecosystem’ which will support manufacturers in Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Lancaster, Lebanon Perry and York Counties. This forward-leaning project is to establish a registered apprenticeship ecosystem in south- central PA by expanding employer […]
Neil Poffenberger, Vice President of R.H. Sheppard Co., Inc. of Hanover, was recently named to the Board of Directors of The Manufacturers’ Association, a multi-county regional trade association providing services and benefits to member-companies in manufacturing and logistics throughout southcentral PA and northcentral MD. For more information on his appointment, click here.
FORM I-9 COMPLIANCE CHANGE: Physical Inspection of Documents Is Not Required During the Pandemic. U.S. employers are required to examine documents in fulfilling their responsibilities to only employ authorized workers. This is in connection with the Form I-9, employment Eligibility Verification (Form I-9). This has presented a problem for many employers who cannot meet with […]