Local Jobs Mis-match

August 3, 2022Industry News, Local News, Media Releases, SEMMA Updates No Comments

  “Almost all [members] have multiple positions vacant and they are unable to find employees via Seek or employment service providers.” CLICK HERE to review our latest media appearance on the current staff shortages, featuring comments from: Vonda Fenwick | CEO SEMMA Markus Oswald | Managing Director o.d.t. Engineering Pty Ltd Jim Memeti | Mayor City of Greater Dandenong Thanks… Read More →

Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame 2022 | Gala Dinner Summary

August 1, 2022Industry News, Member News, SEMMA Updates No Comments

  On Tuesday 26 July, the Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards were held for the first time in two years Crown Palladium, celebrating the achievements of manufacturers across Victoria. The awards recognised the excellence of individuals and companies that have embraced new technologies, are export-focused, and drive business innovation. With this years theme of… Read More →

SEMMA Defence Event Summary

July 25, 2022Events, SEMMA Updates No Comments

  On Tuesday 12 July 2022, SEMMA were pleased to join with the Office of Defence Industry Support (ODIS) and City of Casey to host a free breakfast seminar for local manufacturers. We were thrilled to welcome over 20 manufacturers to the Selandra Community Hub to discuss the benefits, challenges and tips for manufacturers of… Read More →

Springvale Manufacturer Goes Organic

July 13, 2022Member News No Comments

  Going organic! Congratulations to SEMMA manufacturing member Essity who have recently announced that their Springvale factory has been upgraded to become one of the world’s few sites fully capable of producing organic cotton period-care products. SEMMA are proud to showcase their commitment to sustainable product development and onshoring – right here in the south… Read More →

SEMMA CEO Selected to Judge Casey Awards

June 29, 2022Events, Local News, SEMMA Updates No Comments

  We are thrilled to announce that SEMMA CEO Vonda Fenwick has been selected to join the judging panel for the Casey Business Awards 2022! The awards showcase enterprising companies located within Casey who have demonstrated Innovation, Employment, Sustainability and Business Leadership. Nominations are open now and close 11:59pm Sunday 14 August. Click here or the image below… Read More →

Announcing SEMMA’s Corporate Video

June 9, 2022SEMMA Updates No Comments

  SEMMA are thrilled to share the news that our first ever corporate video is currently in production! We will be featuring 5 of our manufacturing members who share their experience on being part of the SEMMA community: Australian Precision Technologies Pty Ltd, Bellevue Orchard, Corex Australia, Hilton Manufacturing Pty Ltd and Setec Thank you to our interviewees for giving their… Read More →