Information Session to be Held December 5th
Edison State Community College invites
current students, high school juniors, seniors, and their parents to learn more
about the direct pathway developed to lead students into a manufacturing career
at Honda. An information session will be held Thursday, December 5, from 5–6:30
p.m. in the Emerson Center, Room 504-505 at the Piqua Campus.
Equipment Service Technicians are
currently in demand at Honda and require technical and analytical skills to
identify and solve problems quickly. The Edison State to Honda Manufacturing
Pathway program will help prepare students with the skills needed to take on
these in-demand roles.
The program is available to students
who opt to pursue an Associate of Applied Science degree in Electronics
Engineering Technology with a concentration in Electro-Mechanical or Automation
and Robotics at Edison State.
Participating students will be able
to earn a two-year degree in engineering while working part-time at Honda. Program
participants will earn at least than $16 per hour, and those who go on to
secure full-time employment will start at more than $53,000 per year.
In addition to the Honda Student
Internship Program, Honda also offers a “Honda Excellence in Manufacturing
Scholarship” worth $2,500. The scholarship was established to benefit students
who are pursuing a career in advanced manufacturing. For more information about
the scholarship, visit www.edisonohio.edu/scholarshipapps and view “scholarships/grants
requiring separate applications”.
This will be the fourth year this
opportunity has been available to students. Pizza and pop will be provided by
Honda to all attendees. RSVP for this free information session to Veronica
French by emailing Veronica French of calling 937-778-7865.