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Production/Operations Industry Overview


Although the US manufacturing sector and its production and operations job functions continue in long-term decline, the industry is still a critical force in our economy in many important niches. For example, the US auto-parts manufacturing industry is made up of about 4,000 companies with combined annual revenue of about $180 billion, according to Hoovers. Large creators of jobs in auto-parts production and operations include ArvinMeritor, Dana, Delphi, Lear, Visteon and the automotive division of Johnson Controls.

Production/Operations Job Market


On the front lines of production and operations, metal and plastic machine workers held nearly 940,000 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). There were more than 200,000 industrial engineers and just over 150,000 industrial production managers. All three jobs are expected to grow slower than the average for all occupations between 2010 and 2020.

Considering that it produces goods rather than services, the market for production and operations jobs is roiled by surprisingly complex forces. On the one hand, automation and offshore outsourcing continue to eliminate US jobs in production and manufacturing. On the other hand, the production and operations job opportunities that remain here are increasingly complex and require much broader and deeper skills than they did a few decades ago. The bottom line for those seeking production and operations employment: Highly skilled workers will remain in demand.

Common production and operations careers include production worker, machine operator, assembly operator, industrial manufacturing production scheduler, production engineer, production supervisor, production manager, operations manager, production operations manager, plant manager and director of operations.

Production/Operations Salaries


Metal and plastic machine workers earned median wages of $31,540 in May 2011, according to the BLS. Median pay for industrial production managers was $88,190; the 90th percentile earned $148,670. The median industrial engineer salary was $77,240.
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Position Description Terex Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer reporting in five business segments: Aerial Work Platforms, Construction, Cranes, Material Handling & Port Solutions and Materials Processing. Terex manufactures a broad range of equipment for use in various industries, including the construction, infrastructure, quarrying, manufacturing, mining, shipping, transportation,...
PL Developments (PLD) is a rapidly growing Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Packaging company. PLD's main headquarters is located on Long Island with locations in South Carolina, Florida and California as well. We are currently looking to fill a Dispensing/Blending Oprator position at the Doral, Florida location. JOB QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or equivalent. 5-7 years experience as sol...
Description Under general supervision, perform tasks related to the operation, servicing, trouble shooting, and account administration of Active Directory, Exchange, ADAM, and the GAL. Work is performed in 24/7 environment and may be required to work second/third shifts, weekends, and holidays. Qualifications Basic Qualifications: • High School Diploma • 10+ years Active Directory, Exchange r...
Our Cold Mill/Pickle Line facility in Fairfield, AL has an immediate opening for a Shift Manager. This position will utilize a hands-on approach to effectively deal with technical and non-technical issues related to production. Duties include, but are not limited to: utilizing management skills to supervise, direct, and coordinate the efforts of experienced operators to keep the operations running...
Stuart Fl 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 review ...
Warehouse Associate with at least 1 year of recent experience, $12 per hour, 12 hour shifts. Must have high school diploma or GED, Clear Criminal Background, and ability to pass a drug screen. Located in Greer, SC. The warehouse associate performs receiving, stock keeping, picking, packing and shipping activities. The chosen candidate will also be responsible for counter sales, housekeeping and re...
Local furniture manufacturer is seeking to add a team member to its growing business. AUTOCAD FOR DETAIL AND LAYOUT OF FURNITURE AND ENVIRONMENTS -Ideal candidate must have working knowledge of AutoCAD, tools & cabinet construction. -Strong attention to detail and communication skills are a must. -Candidate needs to be highly motivated and team oriented. -Overtime and weekends are often requi...
The Industrial Pyrometry and Meter Technician installs, repairs, inspects, calibrates, and maintains gages such as, but not limited to, pyrometers, personal monitors, pressure gages, temperature gages, flow gages, and Rockwell hardness testers. The Candidate must be well versed in electronics and low voltage electrical systems. He/she should have the ability to troubleshoot and diagnose PID contro...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description Are you looking for an opportunity where you will have an opportunity to define your future and grow your career as part of a driven, successful retail sales team? Then this is the opportunity for you! PPG, the world’s leading coatings and specialty Products Company, is looking for Retail Sales Associates to join our PPG Architectural Coatings sales team in an entry level role. In thi...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
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