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  • Koch Foundation Scholarships

    Koch Foundation Scholarships

    February 10, 2020

    The Koch Foundation will again be awarding two scholarships to children of team members of Koch Enterprises, Inc. including Koch subsidiaries who are currently seniors in high school and planning on attending a four year accredited college or university this fall. Each scholarship award will be for a total of $16,000 payable in eight semester […]

  • Gibbs Journeyman Program

    Gibbs Journeyman Program

    April 1, 2019

    By Kristina White, Gibbs Training and Development Specialist Gibbs team members, Zach Carter, Richard Clements, James Roberson, Heath Russelburg, and Lance Speaks completed Maintenance apprenticeships and were awarded their Journeyman’s license through the state of Kentucky.  The four year program requires 144 hours of classroom training and 8,000 hours of on the job training. Gibbs […]

  • David Laine Memorial Scholarship

    David Laine Memorial Scholarship

    December 13, 2018

    Congratulations to Michael Hawkins for winning NADCA’s David Laine Memorial Scholarship.  Recipients are judged on their activities and results of their work in the die casting industry. Michael began working for Gibbs as a Summer Intern and continued on as a Co-op Student.  Michael says, “In school we learn the theories.  At Gibbs, I’m able […]

  • National Apprenticeship Week

    National Apprenticeship Week

    November 14, 2018

    November 12th-18th is National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) and Gibbs would like to recognize our 15 current apprentices and the 5 Team Members who just completed their apprenticeships.  We offer apprenticeship programs in Maintenance and CNC Setup/Programming.  Our programs offer on the job training supplemented with technical classroom instruction. Apprentices work under the supervision of qualified […]

  • Ford Recognizes Gibbs as ITP Best Managed Company

    Ford Recognizes Gibbs as ITP Best Managed Company

    July 22, 2018

    Gibbs was honored to be named one of Ford Motor Company’s IPT Best Managed Companies.   This prestigious award is given for outstanding Quality performance during the period May, 2017 – May, 2018.  Gibbs had ZERO defects for the full year.  “Gibbs is a trusted supplier for our long-time OEM and Tier One customers who know […]