Veterans for Manufacturing

Are you a US Veteran looking to break into the growing manufacturing industry?

Apply now for the opportunity to participate in a 10-day training program designed to introduce you to the basics of manufacturing. The fast-track curriculum and hands-on experience is designed to give you the entry-level skills necessary for immediate job placement.

Following completion of the program, Palmetto Goodwill will place you in a job including but not limited to
CNC Machine Operation and Machine Tool Inspection*.

Program Details 

Dates:  Oct. 23 – Nov. 3
Time: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily
Location: Walterboro, SC and North Charleston

Program Timeline 

Application Period: Sept. 18 – Oct. 3
Final selection of candidates: Oct. 13
Training Program: Oct. 23 – Nov. 3
Job Placement Interviews: November 6 – 10


U.S. Veteran 18+
Clear background & drug test
Seeking immediate job placement in entry-level manufacturing position
Commitment to 10-day program
Reliable transportation


CNC machining codes
OSHA Safety
Forklift certification
Industrial math
Precision inspection
Measuring tools Work-readiness skills

Program Partners



*Average starting pay in the manufacturing industry is $14-18 per hour with the potential to earn $20-28 per hour with experience.

 Select candidates will be asked to take assessments and attend interviews. Final participants are chosen based on determination and merit. A maximum of 20 veterans can participate.

The application process is closed at this time.

Please feel free to submit your information to be contacted for upcoming training’s and job opportunities.


Apply Now! 

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