Northern California WC: Grainger/Patterson HS Tour
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Northern California WC: Grainger/Patterson HS Tour

Looking for educated, trained and qualified employees? Patterson High School has a 2-year curriculum that includes Logistics and Distribution, Supply Chain Management, Safe Forklift Operations, and Introduction to Commercial Driving. On site, is a real, active warehouse and distribution center with active clients.

 Export to Your Calendar 2/21/2019
When: Thursday, February 21, 2019
11:00 AM
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Patterson High School Logistics Center
200 N 7th St
Patterson, California  95363
United States
Contact: JoAnna Leon
630.990.0001


Online registration is available until: 2/15/2019
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NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WERCOUNCIL PRESENTS

What:  Grainger Distribution Center, Patterson Ca., and Patterson High School Logistics and Material Handling Center.  Two exciting tours in one day.

Where: Patterson, CA

When:  Thursday February 21, 2019

W.W. Grainger, Inc., with 2017 sales of $10.4 billion, is North America's leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating products (MRO), with operations also in Europe, Asia and Latin America. More than 3.5 million customers rely on Grainger for products in categories such as safety, material handling and metalworking, along with services like inventory management and technical support. Grainger offers nearly 1.7 million quality in-stock products, a consultative sales approach, technical and product expertise, a premium digital experience and the ability to get complete orders to customers quickly to help keep their operations running and their people safe.  The WERC tour will feature their outbound operations, order picking, packing, logistics and much more.

Looking for educated, trained and qualified employees?  Patterson High School has a 2-year curriculum that includes Logistics and Distribution, Supply Chain Management, Safe Forklift Operations, and Introduction to Commercial Driving.  On site, is a real, active warehouse and distribution center with active clients.  There are forklift simulators, and a full acre of a forklift training course, with all the latest equipment from several manufacturers, and a truck driving school.  Students, upon graduation, are hired immediately into one of the four major distribution centers in Patterson, such as Grainger. 

Space is limited to the first 40 registrants on a first-come, first-served basis for this event.  There will be no waitlist for this event.

Meet at:           Patterson High School Logistics Center, 200 N 7th St, Patterson, CA 95363

11:00-11:30     Registration and Networking

11:30-12:00     Tour of Patterson HS Logistics Center

12:15-1:00       Box Lunch and Attendee Self Introductions

Featured Speakers:

Jeff Rowe, Logistics Program Director, Patterson HS

Glenn Ecalne, Program Instructor

Grainger Introduction

1:00 - 2:30       Tour of Grainger Warehouse and Logistics Operations

2:30 - 3:00       Wrap Up Questions / Completion of Tour

Attire: Closed Toe Shoes only, No high heels.  Dress for temperatures between 40-70 Degrees indoor and outdoor.         

LUNCHEON AND TOUR FEE:

$45 MEMBERS | $55 NON-MEMBERS | $20 STUDENTS

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