3841 W. Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53208

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Employment Opportunities in Manufacturing!

We will be conducting interviews for the following positions: CNC Machining, Welding, Maintenance Repair, and Electronic Assembly. If interested and qualified, please submit resume and complete application to WRTP/BIG STEP. 

General Information Session/Orientation:

The GIS/Orientation is now being held twice per month.  Call to find the exact dates and times and to register to attend.

Download our Center of Excellence flyer here

Milwaukee manufacturing partnership has aided nearly 200 job seekers

The Mayor’s Manufacturing Partnership training and placement program has helped nearly 200 people since its launch in April, city and work force development officials said Wednesday. 

The partnership between the Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board (MAWIB), city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin Regional Training Partnership (WRTP/BIG STEP) and the Milwaukee Area Technical College seeks to address the shortage of skilled workers for open manufacturing jobs.  Read more...


Our Mission

WRTP/BIG STEP is industry-led, worker-centered and community-focused.  Our mission is to enhance the ability of private sector organizations to recruit and develop a more diverse, qualified workforce in construction, manufacturing and emerging sectors of the regional economy.

The success of WRTP/BIG STEP lies in the success of those served. In 2011, WRTP/BIG STEP served 1,245 individuals. We trained 676 individuals. We placed 215 individuals in jobs - at an average wage of $18.47/hour.





WRTP/BIG STEP is an equal opportunity employer.