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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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PeopleShare is looking for Machine Operators for a client in the Collegeville area. All shifts available. Must be able to work every other Saturday. $13.28hr. Once hired perm pay rate goes to $17.64. PLANT 1: Running basic machines that cleans rods, Tube drawing (draws tubes through machines), Visual QA/QC on tubing, Crimping, Finishing. BULL WHEEL EXP a PLUS. Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs...
Job Purpose: Produces machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies. Duties: * Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and ma...
Manpower is currently looking for Molding Press Operators for a company in Oswego, IL. All positions are temp-to-hire and second shift. Hours for the position are Monday - Thursday from 2:30pm to 1am and the starting pay is $12-13/hour based on experience. Candidates should expect to train on 1st shift for a couple of weeks. REQUIREMENTS: -Ability to read blueprints -Ability to lift up to 70 lb...
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...
The Operator I is responsible for the operation of all plant processing equipment in a highly automated chemical facility. Operators are required to maintain knowledge of the process flow, computerized equipment and be aware of hazards associated with the process. The team member in this position is responsible for understanding and executing standard operating procedures and is expected to ensure...
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...
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...
COMMERCIAL CARPET CLEANERS NEEDED FOR MANASSAS, VA AREA. MANPOWER NEEDS SEVERAL EXPERIENCED COMMERCIAL CARPET CLEANERS TO START ASAP. MUST HAVE PREVIOUS COMMERCIAL CARPET CLEANING EXPERIENCE MUST BE 21 YRS OLD AND OLDER ABLE TO PASS A BACK GROUND / DRUG SCREEN AND MOTOR VEHICLE CHECK MUST HAVE CLEAN DRIVING RECORD SHIFTS STARTS AT 4 PM ( 2ND SHIFT) MAY REQUIRE SOME DAY OR WEEKEND SHIFT THI...
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 Bachelor's of Science...
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. 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 ...
Local St. Marys company has immediate 1st shift (7:00am - 3:00pm) openings. Job duties include the repair of wooden pallets, tearing apart of unusable pallets, or the construction of new wooden pallets. Candidates are offered a walk-through of the facility to view the positions and work stations. All assignments have a pay rate of $10.00/hour, with weekly production bonuses offered. Interested app...
* Job Description This position contributes to the success of the Pepsi Beverages Company by certifying pallet inventory in a fast-paced warehouse operation. Major Tasks, Key Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities: Keep accurate records of certified loads transported out of the facility for DSD delivery Provide coaching and counseling to Pickers on Pallet building practices Provide feedbac...
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...
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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Pentair Overview We are a global water, fluid, thermal management, and equipment protection partner with industry leading products, services, and solutions that fit your changing needs. We aim to deliver the adaptive, industry-leading solutions that help ensure a safer, healthier future for all. Pentair works at the very center of global commerce, providing critical inputs to a wide range of esse...
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...
Pentair Overview We are a global water, fluid, thermal management, and equipment protection partner with industry leading products, services, and solutions that fit your changing needs. We aim to deliver the adaptive, industry-leading solutions that help ensure a safer, healthier future for all. Pentair works at the very center of global commerce, providing critical inputs to a wide range of esse...
Pentair Overview We are a global water, fluid, thermal management, and equipment protection partner with industry leading products, services, and solutions that fit your changing needs. We aim to deliver the adaptive, industry-leading solutions that help ensure a safer, healthier future for all. Pentair works at the very center of global commerce, providing critical inputs to a wide range of esse...

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