Calendar

Apr
27
Thu
DMIG-U Safety Series: OSHA 10 @ Der Manouel Insurance Group Training Room
Apr 27 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm






DMIG-U Safety Series: OSHA 10 – General Industry Course

Der Manouel Insurance Group, in partnership with the San Joaquin Valley Manufacturing Alliance, invites you, as an attendee of the Central Valley Manufacturing Summit, to attend our 2-day OSHA-10 General Industry Certification Course. Presented by Ted R. Leavitt BS, OHS of Boretti Inc., this course is designed to hone applied safety skill in the field to comply with appropriate regulations and reduce loss exposures and related costs.

  • Introduction to OSHA
  • Electrical
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Machine Guarding
  • Ergonomics
  • Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans, Fire Prevention Plans, and Fire Protection
  • Walking and Working Surfaces
  • Hazard Communication
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Materials Handling
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Fall Protection

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May
11
Thu
ISO 9001:2015 – Risk Based Thinking and Context of the Organization @ Grundfos Pumps
May 11 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

ASQ Central California Section 626 proudly presents

ISO 9001:2015 – Risk Based Thinking and Context of the Organization

Speaker: Jorge Zegarra, College of the Sequoias
Jorge Zegarra is the Director of College of the Sequoias (COS) – Training Resource Center, which delivers customized training and consulting solutions to the manufacturing and service industries in the Central Valley. Prior to joining COS in 2014, Zegarra worked in the private industry for over 30 years, including 18 years as a Lead Auditor, Instructor and Business Manager with Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and DQS, Inc. He was responsible for the provision of quality systems certification services, across multiple industries in the USA and abroad. Zegarra is a certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor.

Presentation: With over 34,000 companies certified in the USA and well over 1 million companies certified worldwide, ISO 9001 is undoubtedly the most popular Quality Management System (QMS) standard in the manufacturing and service industries. The new revision of ISO 9001 international standard was released in 2015 and it has introduced new concepts and requirements.

This session will provide an overview of ISO 9001: 2015 “risk based thinking” and the “context of the organization”, implementation challenges as well as some “risk based” tools and methods. Time will be allocated for questions and answers.

Agenda:
5:30pm – 6:00pm | Registration, Networking
6:00pm – 6:30pm | Dinner – Catered Buffet Dinner
6:30pm – 6:45pm | ASQ Business and Announcements
6:45pm – 7:45pm | Keynote Presentation
7:45pm – 8:00pm | Survey and Door Prizes

Dinner Cost: $10.00 – to be collected at door

Reservations: By Wednesday, May 10, 2017. RSVP to Rose Lacey.

Program Cancellation Policy: Please notify ASQ Section 626 two days before any cancellations to save on the expenses. Keeping costs down will allow us to offer better programs in the future. Section 626 appreciates your participation.

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May
31
Wed
Manufacturing Brunch & Job Fair @ Workforce Connection, Manchester Center
May 31 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Fresno Regional Workforce Development Board invites all manufacturing companies to attend a Brunch to meet the Manufacturing Mechanic Class students whom completed training on May 16. Following the brunch, a Manufacturing Job Fair will take place. This will give employers an opportunity to fill open positions.

More information to follow. Please stay tuned.

Jun
15
Thu
SJVMA Quarter Two Meeting @ Duncan Polytechnical High School - Main Cafeteria
Jun 15 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Agenda

Welcome – Mike Betts, CEO, Betts Company
Introduction of Special Guests – Mike Betts
New Members – Sam Geil
Duncan Polytechnial High School – Jeremy Ward, Principal

SPOTLIGHT MEMBERS

  • Borga Steel – Ron Hesket, CEO
  • Anlin Windows – John Maloney, CEO
  • Moss Adams – Kelly Bluth, Manager & CPA

EDUCATION

  • Legislative Update – Dororthy Rothrock, CEO, CMTA
  • Additive Manufacturing – Roger Buttacavoli, Client Advisor, CMTC
  • SJVMA Student Programs – Troy Brandt, GM, HydraTech
  • Tooling U-SME – Patricia Carlson, Client Executive California

5 MINUTE DRILL (ANNOUNCEMENTS AND UPDATES

  • 3rd Annual Summit Update – Erik Cherkaski, OCED; Katie Blunt, Consultant
  • SJVMA Website – TBD
  • Heavy Truck Maintenance Program – Mike Betts
  • IGIHOF Conference October 2017 – Charlie Harris, IGIHOF
  • OSHA 10 Training Results – Dennis Claborn, Der Manouel Insurance Group
  • Department of Social Services (DSS Program) – Jenna Lukens, Training Coordinator, Fresno EDC
  • Manufacturing Day and Career Tech Expo – Lori Morton, Fresno County Office of Education

Tour of Duncan CTE related programs to follow immediately after the Q2 Meeting

REGISTRATION
Register by June 1, 2017, for free lunch. If you register post June 1, the cost of lunch will be $20.

*Agenda subject to change

Sep
11
Mon
SJVMA Quarter Three Meeting @ Fresno City College
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Quarterly meetings will include lunch or dinner. Each meeting will feature three local manufacturers focused on production, human resource, innovation, issues and opportunities. A limited number of industry organizations will be allocated 10 minutes to present on topics related to manufacturing. Lastly, we will continue to include the “five minute drill” for educators and government support organizations to give updates on various programs and projects of interest to manufacturers.

This quarter’s theme is Dream It. Do It.

Oct
3
Tue
Manufacturing Day: Fresno/Clovis
Oct 3 all-day

Check back for more details!

Oct
6
Fri
Manufacturing Day: Madera
Oct 6 all-day

Check back for more details!

Dec
1
Fri
SJVMA Quarter 4 Meeting @ Moss Adams LLP
Dec 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Quarterly meetings will include lunch or dinner. Each meeting will feature three local manufacturers focused on production, human resource, innovation, issues and opportunities. A limited number of industry organizations will be allocated 10 minutes to present on topics related to manufacturing. Lastly, we will continue to include the “five minute drill” for educators and government support organizations to give updates on various programs and projects of interest to manufacturers.

This quarter’s theme is Recognition.