Nearly 200 students and more than 50 exhibitors turned out for Brownells' 6th Annual Gunsmith Career Fair in Des Moines, Iowa, in March. Companies with job openings accepted applications, and many conducted on-the-spot interviews.
"We've met a couple of good prospects with the CNC [machine] knowledge we need," said Peter Noreen, with The Gun Room Co. LLC. "This is the first time we've been here. Brownells is to be commended for putting this on."
"I've applied with Nu-Line, Hornady, Satern and Scheels," said Molly Kail, gunsmithing student. "I think Nu-Line is very interested."
A total of 77 students received sponsor-funded scholarships to assist with educational expenses, and more...