Heavy Metal Tours exists to educate students, parents and school personnel about career opportunities in the trades at local Dickinson County manufacturers.

THE EVENTS

Manufacturing

Day

Industry Open

Doors

School

Tours

Manufacturing

Camp

THE FACTS

1,600 NEW JOBS

expected to be added over the next 4-5 years

3.0%

unemployment rate, 17th lowest out of 83 Michigan counties

20%

the percentage of manufacturing jobs in 2017 in Dickinson County

$55,000

annual, average manufacturing wage in Dickinson County in 2017

HEAVY METAL TOURS IS A COLLABORATION BETWEEN DAEDA, BAY COLLEGE, NORTHERN INITIATIVES- MMTC,
THE DICKINSON-IRON INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL DISTRICT, AND MICHIGAN WORKS!

 For Questions /  Contact Lois Ellis 906.360.4653 or lois.ellis@daeda.org