Jobs of Tomorrow

With the labor shortage being the #1 pain point and obstacle to future growth of MTI Member companies, the Metal Treating Institute is excited to announce that the Board of Trustees approved the most progressive strategy in heat treating for workforce development, called Jobs of Tomorrow. Jobs of Tomorrow is focused on helping attract the next generation of workers to the heat treating industry.  

Click video to hear aboutw Jobs of Tomorrow strategy.


Video to Watch the MTI's Webcast Launching the Vision for the Jobs of Tomorrow Strategy


Other industries are already involved in the Jobs of Tomorrow strategy, including: supply chain, mining, and package distribution.  Click the video to hear leaders in these industries share their experience.

CLICK HERE to view the 2022 Season of Jobs of Tomorrow on Amazon Prime.

Each of the videos produced for Jobs of Tomorrow will encourage viewers to go to MTI's Career Development website,, to look up the many exciting opportunities in the heat treat industry. Once on potential workers will be able to access a state-of-the-art job board where Members can post job openings at a savings compared to the many other job boards in the marketplace. 

MTI’s President, Jim Orr from Penna Flame Industries, stated, “The Board is very excited about the Jobs of Tomorrow strategy. It is going to give all heat treaters and suppliers the promotional tools they need to market in their local communities the career and job opportunities available in this great industry. And the fact that the episodes will appear on major streaming services gives us access to potential workers we could never reach before. Having our own job board connected to Jobs of Tomorrow just adds greater value to the membership of MTI.”
MTI CEO, Tom Morrison, states, “It is an exciting time to be a Member of MTI. The leadership is laser-focused on helping Members win the battle on workforce development and drive a new generation of workers to the heat treating industry.”
MTI needs to raise $120,000 to complete the Jobs of Tomorrow initiative. The leadership of MTI is asking members to make a one-time contribution of $500, $1,000, or $2,500 to the Jobs of Tomorrow initiative. For your contribution, you will receive: 

Special access to the set of 6 videos in the docuseries and 12 shorter videos to use in your local high schools, tech schools, and colleges, to promote careers at your facility. 

You will also receive one complimentary job posting for every $500 you contribute when MTI's job portal is launched on

Any company committing to $2,500 level will receive a customize one minute version with your logo, company name and contact information on front and end of video for local branding.

MTI is so committed to this workforce development strategy, it will donate $1 for every $1 Members contribute up to $45,000.

The leadership of MTI asks you to become an industry partner in Jobs of Tomorrow, and together drive a new influx of workers to the Membership of the Metal Treating Institute. Click the link below to choose your contribution level. Your contribution will not be due until the 4th quarter of 2023.

CLICK HERE to select your contribution level. 

For more information feel free to contact Tom Morrison at 904-249-0448 x103 or