Advanced Manufacturing

Gurminder “Mr. G” Sangha

DSN Advanced Manufacturing

gurminders@cos.edu

559. 688.3047

Background: Gurminder has an extensive background in engineering and the manufacturing industry. His educational background includes a Bachelor’s of Science in Electrical Engineering and a Master’s in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources Management. His professional work experience includes the following:

  • Maintenance & Engineering Manager, International Paper, Visalia, CA
  • Manager, Shipping and Logistics, PPG Industries Inc., Fresno, CA
  • Production/Process Engineer, PPG Industries Inc., Fresno, CA
  • Electronics Engineer, NSWC-PHD, Port Hueneme, Oxnard, CA
  • Six-sigma, Green Belt

Sector Need: Manufacturing landscape of the Central Valley & Mother Lode regions is very diverse and is predominantly made up of food processing industry or value added agriculture products manufacturing. Manufacturing sector employers continue to struggle to find qualified maintenance workers especially Maintenance Mechanics, Electronics/Instrumentation Technicians, Systems/Project Engineers etc.

Links for Advanced Manufacturing:

  1. Advanced Manufacturing Central Valley 
  2. Employer Survey Results – Advanced Manufacturing 
  3. Making it in California 
  4. Maintenance Mechanics for Food Manufacturing
  5. Advanced Manufacturing Employer Survey LA Orange Central Valley 2013 (002)