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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...
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...
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INDUSTRIAL PAINTER Class A base coat / clear coat application. 1st shift, F-T. Send resume P.O. Box 130 Austinburg OH 44010 This job listing brought to you by The Star Beacon...
Build your career at ConAgra Foods  At ConAgra Foods, we make great food — everyday food — in extraordinary ways, which is why we’re creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an experienced professional, ConAgra Foods provides extraordinary job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, fast-pac...
Build your career at ConAgra Foods. At ConAgra Foods, we make great food — everyday food — in extraordinary ways, which is why we’re creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an experienced professional, ConAgra Foods provides extraordinary job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, fast-pac...
This position is located in our UT, Salt Lake City facility In coordination and with direction from Market Manager, responsible for the overall Operations management of a large subset of construction projects within a geographic region. Responsible for reporting Operations Production, financial and business metrics, Ensures construction projects are completed on time, quality and to the client's ...
This position is located in our UT, Salt Lake City facility Working on the Fiber to the Home Project in Salt Lake City, the Field (HUT) Construction Manager will manage and direct the activities of multiple functional areas of construction associated with construction of Fiber Hut construction and build-out of all LCP legs across the network "footprint" for the assigned Hut design. Employees at ...
Manpower is currently hiring Inspector for one of our clients in Urbana, Ohio! Schedule: 7:00AM-3:30PM Responsibilities: Performs quality control inspections, checks, and tests during the manufacture of products. Inspects materials, parts and products at different stages of production. Records observations and may make recommendations for improving processes.Requirements: Able to lift up to 30...
This position is located in our OK, Oklahoma City facility Project Manager--Capture and Manage design/implementation of telecommunications system projects • Project Management o Provides technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned task(s), including contract and subcontractor management. o Supervises assigned staff. Includes providing oversight and guidance of GDIT and Su...
Production Floor Worker Inkcups Now located in Danvers, MA provides innovative printing products and solutions for customers in the promotional, apparel and industrial markets worldwide. We are seeking an enthusiastic, determined, self-motivated person with a strong work ethic to work in the Production Department. The department encompasses areas to make silicone printing pads, sheet metal shears ...
FEDEX GROUND Think Fast. Think FedEx Ground Ask about our shortened work week option! nterested in a fast-paced job with career advancement opportunities? Join the FedEx Ground team as a part-time & full-time package handler. Now Hiring at Multiple Locations. Part-time Package Handlers $12.22/hr. to start 510 Industrial Dr. Lewisberry, PA 17339 QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least 18 years of age Must...
Join us as we create the world-class customer experience that sets us apart. Enhance lives with powerful technology and be part of the team that helps customers get the most out of our innovative products and services every day. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your ...
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...
WAREHOUSE POSITIONS SERVICE CENTER OPERATORS 2ND SHIFT SAW OPERATOR (CNC Experience Preferred) SHIPPING AND RECEIVING CLERK Good People Skills Required Strong Organizational and Computer Skills a Must Shipping and Receiving experience and trucking knowledge a plus Applicants must possess a strong work ethic with stable work history. Overhead crane and forklift experience necessary. Previous steel ...
RockTenn currently has an opening in our Production Department for a Production Team Leader RockTenn - Merchandising Displays, Adams, WI plant is seeking a highly qualified individual to fill this position and become part of the award winning team at one of RockTenn's most successful and growing plants. The RockTenn-Adams plant has been named plant of the year 3 consecutive years running. Candi...
Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials, providing innovative solutions to meet growing demand in emerging economies, for energy efficiency and for environmental protection. Saint-Gobain is a welcoming, solid, open-minded company that offers long-term career opportunities. If you are looking to be part of an ...
Job Purpose: Responsible for Production, Sorting, and Finishing of custom products. Printing apparel, packing, packaging, scanning, printing. attention to detail, able to stand for long period of time. Prepares products for delivery to customer by packing product in cartons; labeling cartons. Duties: * Sets-up station by receiving packing order; gathering packing materials; notifying material h...
Cincinnati Incorporated, a national machine tool manufacturer with worldwide recognition. We are currently seeking a CNC Programmer in the Cincinnati area to produce programs for CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. We're looking for a dedicated, motivated employee with 2+ years machining experience, with a good computer aptitude. Qualified candidates should have experience programming and running C...
Tracking Code 1197-763 Job Description The Business Developer is responsible for developing and maintaining markets for one product line in the public and industrial sectors. Required Skills Bachelor''s degree and 5-10 years related experience or an equivalent combination of related education and experience. - Effective written and verbal communication skills - Strong business development and s...

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