VGCC TechHire Events

VGCC TechHire hosts several events throughout the year to support our college programs, recruit new students and connect with our local industry partners.

Graduate Mixer | Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Instructor speaking with graduate student

SAVE THE DATE - Graduate Mixer - 05-01-18

Our Graduate Mixer is an opportunity for students to meet and network with potential employers. Students who attend the Graduate Mixers are from Applied Technology programs, such as: Welding Technology, 

Mechatronics Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology. The mixer is targeted to students who are scheduled to graduate in the Spring, Summer and Fall semesters of the current year. Prior to the event, students work with their Job Placement Coordinator on interviewing techniques, mock interviews, resume and portfolio building

Interested in joining us for the next Graduate Mixer?   Click Here to register or Contact our Job Placement Coordinator, Cherrelle Lawrence, at (252) 738-3386 or

TechLink Speaker Series & TechTours

These initiatives are designed to expose students to industry leaders and production operations. Anyone looking to make an impression on the next generation of employees should join our line-up of presenters. Topics are led by the speakers and can include company overview, job opportunities, specific processes, career outlook and student questions and answers.

Thank You to our TechLink Speakers & TechTour hosts: Newton Instrument Company, Edwards, Inc., K-Flex USA, Prescient, Altec and Novozymes.



Manufacturing DayVGCC Manufacturing day - Shows a vendor speaking to students about tools.

Every year we host a "Manufacturing Day" celebration. This celebration is designed to inspire the next generation of manufacturers, and expose them to modern manufacturing trends. Throughout the event, students learn how manufacturing has changed, they discover local career possibilities in the field and are connected to educational and training options at Vance-Granville.

Join us for the next Manufacturing Day Celebration! Contact Academic & Career Coach, Tiffani Polk, at (252) 738-3291 or