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Manufacturing Industry Overview


Even after decades of offshore outsourcing, manufacturing remains a leading US industry and employer. The manufacturing industry comprises companies engaged in turning materials or components into products, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Leading manufacturing employers include General Electric, Toyota, Nestle, Boeing and Hewlett-Packard. As of May 2012, more than 11.9 million US workers held a job in manufacturing.

Manufacturing Job Market


Manufacturing employment in 2010 included more than 1.6 million assemblers and fabricators, reports the BLS, with 88,000 jobs projected to be added by 2020. Industrial production managers held just over 150,000 positions, and these jobs in manufacturing are expected to grow by 9 percent through 2020, slower than the average for all occupations.

The number of US manufacturing jobs declined by millions during the 2007-2009 recession, and although manufacturers are again creating new jobs, the losses have not been entirely recouped. In the 2010s, competitive pressure forces American manufacturers to run leaner all the time. Success for manufacturing production workers, engineers and managers means using technology to continuously increase productivity. More and more, even factory-floor jobs require considerable mathematical skills and problem-solving ability.

Common manufacturing job titles include manufacturing technician; manufacturing engineer; manufacturing test engineer; manufacturing quality engineer; maintenance technician; and manufacturing coordinator, supervisor or manager.

Manufacturing Salaries


Median wages of electrical and electronic equipment assemblers were $29,030 in May 2011, according to the BLS. The middle 50 percent earned between $23,100 and $36,820. Industrial production managers posted median wages of $88,190; the top 10 percent earned nearly $150,000 on average.
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Position Description: JOB SUMMARY - ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/DUTIES The Mission Operations Controller II provides control, coordination, and direction to personnel operating system assets involved in mission activity. The incumbent performs complex assignments with widely varying duties including the complete cycle of testing parameters as related to primary assignment, determining cause and effect r...
FITTER-WELDER Mercer County Manufacturing Company seeks an experienced Fitter-Welder Ability to read and fabricate from 2D and 3D drawings Perform first class water tight welding with flux cord as well as stick in all positions Perform welding on all pipe as well as structural Required to perform some work in confined space environment Ability to correctly rig loads and move materials Requi...
Hiring Production / Assembly Staff to manufacture test equipment for the semi conductor industry. Detailed microscope work & eye-hand coordination req. Training provided. Must be able to read, write & speak Eng. F/T, day shift. $10/hr. Full benefits. Apply in person: Mon Thurs. 2pm 6pm at: GGB Industries 4196 Corporate Sq, Naples Posting provided by:...
NOW HIRING! Asco Aerospace USA, LLC is a world class supplier of aerospace components and is currently recruiting for the following positions in Stillwater, OK: -CNC Machinists -CNC Operators -Engineering Manager -General Operators -Logistics Coordinator -Manufacturing Engineer-Machining -Manufacturing Engineer-Treatment -Quality/Continuous Improvement Manager -Quality Operators -Quali...
Position Description: Morton Salt is currently seeking Mill Operator for our Newark, California facility. The Mill Operator position require the ability to successfully complete the training and demonstrate the proficiency to operate an automatic or manual bagger, drive a forklift, plant laborer positions and operate equipment on a high speed packaging line. Operators must complete necessary shi...
Position Description: * Reads and interprets blueprints to plan setup and operation of all types of machine shop machine tools. * Uses full range of tools (hand, power, welding, machine shop equipment) to perform install, repair, rebuild or overhaul work of manufacturing or service equipment from blueprints, company manufacturing manuals, written or verbal instructions. * Starts up and shuts do...
Position Description: Morton Salt is currently seeking a Production Supervisor for our evaporated salt facility in Rittman, Ohio. This position is responsible for supervising production operations. Responsibilities include compliance with safety, environmental and quality regulations, performance management, equipment maintenance and training in a union environment. High School Diploma required...
Ken Forging, Inc. a leading U.S.A. manufacturer of forged industrial hardware and custom forgings has the following openings: Production Forge ** Electrical/Industrial Maintenance ** Safety Manager ** Resume Required EOE Full benefit package available. Please send resume or apply at: Ken Forging, Inc. 1049 Griggs Road Jefferson, OH 44047 Mon.-Fri. 8:00AM-5:00PM This job listing brou...
EL DORADO- FANESTIL MEATS, an Emporia, Kansas company for over 70 years. Plant Maintenance Manager- Join our team as we build, expand, and grow in Emporia, Kansas! We are looking for an individual with the experience, knowledge, and background to manage all aspects of our Maintenance Requirements for the Facilities & our Fleet. This job reports directly to the owners. As you may know, we are in he...
Description DISH's Equipment Remanufacturing team ensures the high quality condition of millions of satellite receivers and remote controls. State-of-the-art facilities in El Paso, TX, Spartanburg, SC, and Englewood, CO, use advanced diagnostic tools and automated equipment to test, refurbish and redistribute hardware to customers. Requirements Education and Experience: B.S. in Engineering fie...
Description DISH's Equipment Remanufacturing team ensures the high quality condition of millions of satellite receivers and remote controls. State-of-the-art facilities in El Paso, TX, Spartanburg, SC, and Englewood, CO, use advanced diagnostic tools and automated equipment to test, refurbish and redistribute hardware to customers. Requirements EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Four year degree fro...
Operators Needed For Growing Production Departments If you have a High School Diploma or GED, along with 1 - 3 years of mechanical experience, we need you! Current shift available: 12am to 8am and 4pm to 12am starting at $10.55/hr + shift premium. Enjoy stability, dependable work schedule, and superior benefits package - medical, dental, life insurance, disability and a 401 (k). Apply ...
Material Expeditor Winona, MN RTP Company, headquartered in Winona, Minn., is a global compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics. The company has 12 manufacturing plants located in the United States, Mexico, Germany, France, Singapore and China. RTP Company's engineers develop customized thermoplastic compounds in over 60 different engineering resin systems for applications requiring color, c...
MATHEWS COMPANY, headquartered in Crystal Lake, IL (U.S.A) has been a global supplier of high quality innovative agriculture equipment, specializing in grain drying since 1954. Mathews Company strives to provide superior products and unmatched service through innovation, expertise and quality. M-C dryers are available through authorized dealers worldwide. http://www.mathewscompany.com Bring you...
This position is located in our UT, Salt Lake City facility Permit/ROW Site Acquisition Manager: Manage and implement the acquisition of required permits, right of ways, easements, and land use for deploying a Fiber To The Home (FTTH) project. These efforts shall support aerial and underground fiber deployments; and site acquisition for "hut" or shelter facilities. Prepares permit application p...
MULTI-CRAFT MECHANIC A leading producer of pkgd. products is seeking an expd General Mechanic for our Lackawanna, NY Facility. Our min. reqs are graduation from high school & 5 to 7 yrs of exp. We are looking for a SAFETY minded expd. mechanic w/expertise in millwright, mig/tig welding, electrical (AC/DC motors) & pneumatics/hydraulics. Our first condition, one must comply with all safety proc...
Now Hiring Bulk Plant Operator Local Company looking for qualifiedry bulk materials plant operator in San Antonio, Texas. Duties of Plant Operator will include unloading bulk railcars & loading pneumatic trucks, routine equipment maintenance, commitment to safety & quality of the work being done. The Ideal Candidate will possess: Excellent communication & organizational skills w/attention...
Federal-Mogul is a global supplier offering the most comprehensive portfolio of quality products, trusted brands and creative solutions to the automotive and other industries. We are conducting a search for: Foundry Workers and Process Operators Manufacturing experience is preferred; a high school diploma or GED is required. Open positions are on 2nd and 3rd shift. We offer a full range of benefit...
SUPERVISOR Quality Assurance In-Process Mylan Institutional Inc., a subsidiary of Mylan Inc., is seeking a Quality Assurance In-Process Supervisor for 2nd shift. Responsibilities include staffing, training, and supervising of the Quality Assurance In-Process Technicians and oversight of packaging activities to ensure adherence to site quality systems, standard operating procedures and cGMP and F...
MSC Industrial Supply Co. NOW HIRING! MSC Industrial Supply Co. (NYSE: MSM) is a premier direct marketer and distributor of industrial supplies with over 70 years of success! The Advantages of Joining our Growing Team! Paid Training - Weekday work - Competitive Pay Benefits - Exciting and Dynamic Culture START-UP OPPORTUNITIES Maintenance Technicians 2nd and 3rd shifts Receiving and Shipping Super...

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