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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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Milk Specialties Global is an industry-leading manufacturer of innovative dairy-based nutritional ingredients designed to optimize health and nutrition. We are currently seeking a Production Manager to be based out of our facility in Boscobel Wisconsin. Our Production Managers have the responsibility for directing personnel in the operation of our facilities, ensuring consistent manufacture of fi...
Dunkin Donuts Production Facility requires self- directed equipment maintenance and repair technician Job Description Attend to start-up procedures for baking equipment. Test for run ready status Maintain A/C equipment Follow PM schedule for Bakery equipment and record in PM log book Manage work for helper Schedule repair priorities daily with Plant Manager. Meet weekly with Director to rev...
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...
Tracking Code 1193-763 Job Description The Operator 2 is responsible for operating and maintaining equipment for the treatment of water or wastewater, generally at small to medium sized water and wastewater treatment facilities. Provides routine testing, monitoring, and maintenance of production wells - Performs treatment process and maintenance of treatment facility equipment to assure proper op...
Tracking Code 995-763 Job Description The Operator 1 is responsible for operating or learning to operate machinery, pumps, and related equipment in water or wastewater treatment facilities. Operates valves, pumps, motors, belt presses, disinfection equipment, vehicles and various other related equipment and machinery - Provides routine testing, monitoring, and maintenance of production wells - Pe...
Tracking Code 981-763 Job Description The Lead Operator is responsible for training and overseeing the daily activities of operators, solving complex operational problems, and performing maintenance and operations activities at water and wastewater treatment facilities. Assumes responsibility for insuring the efficient and effective operation of water or wastewater treatment plants by: - a. Ensur...
Tracking Code 1096-763 Job Description The Lead Operator is responsible for training and overseeing the daily activities of operators, solving complex operational problems, and performing maintenance and operations activities at wastewater treatment facilities. Assumes responsibility for insuring the efficient and effective operation of water or wastewater treatment plants by: - a. Ensuring that ...
Imagine being part of a team of an experienced quality focused team who work on highly visible, technically challenging projects. As the Quality Manager, you will be responsible for building and leading quality engineering teams, while helping to define and implement the overall quality strategy. If you have a background and passion for solving difficult challenges associated with improving incomi...
Regional Sheetmetal Manufacturing LLC (RSM) has been committed to exceeding client expectations in the greater Dayton area since 1984. RSM is recognized industry leader in the in the fabrication and wholesale of quality heating, ventilation, and air conditioning products. We are committed to exceeding our customers' expectations, by selling and manufacturing the highest quality products at the mo...
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...
Job Summary: Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Business Unit Leader shall oversee all aspects of the manufacturing operations within Nelson Global Products -Morton, IL. The Business Unit Leader is responsible for providing direction, to ensure the effective use of facilities and personnel, in the pursuit of an efficient operation. The Business Unit Leader will direct all efforts towards providi...
Description DISH Network has an employment opportunity for individuals with energy, intellect, and the need to achieve as a Material Handler Requirements High School diploma or GED equivalent required and six months related experience and/or training. Good written and oral communication skills. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction...
Job Summary: Under limited supervision, operates and maintains large mechanical equipment plants that include drinking water and sanitary wastewater for a building complex, data center, or industrial processes. Must have a strong understanding of water/wastewater processes to include; activated sludge system, sequence of operations, interconnection of equipment, valve and piping layouts, operatio...
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. Must be willing to work Friday through Sunday, from 5 AM to 5:30...
Description DISH Network has an employment opportunity for individuals with energy, intellect, and the need to achieve as an Administrative Assistant. Requirements High School diploma or equivalent 1 year of experience Previous administrative experience a plus. Excellent PC skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and the Internet. Previous Oracle data base knowledge a plus. Good ...
Job Title: Safety Coordinator Requisition Number: PULASKI-3635 Interest Category: Manufacturing Hourly/Salary: Salary City: Pulaski State: Virginia Country: United States Shift: Days Job Description: As a member of the Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) Department reporting to the EH&S Manager, the Safety Coordinator is responsible for making decisions around day-to-day safety issues th...
Job Title: Machine Operator Requisition Number: TAC PRD-3874 Interest Category: Manufacturing Hourly/Salary: Hourly City: Tacoma State: Washington Country: United States Shift: Variable Job Description: The machine operator will report to the lead/supervisor on shift and will be responsible for Safety, Quality, & Operations to the equipment he/she is operating. Accordingly, will operate d...
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: High High School diploma...
Job Title: Maintenance Electrician Requisition Number: PERU-3946 Interest Category: Manufacturing Hourly/Salary: Hourly City: Peru State: Illinois Country: United States Shift: Variable Job Description: ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY You're the kind of Electrician who is detail oriented and a driven professional who desires to succeed. You excel at preventative maintenance for your facility and a...
Job Title: Railcar/Forklift Operator Requisition Number: TACOMA-4005 Interest Category: Manufacturing Hourly/Salary: Hourly City: Tacoma State: Washington Country: United States Shift: Variable Job Description: The shipping forklift/railcar operator will report to the shipping supervisor and will be responsible for Safety, Quality, & Operations to the equipment he/she is operating. We are...

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