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Careers in Manufacturing

143 careers found

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Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators
Run machines that use adhesives to join items together; for example, gluing paper.
Aircraft Structure and Systems Assemblers
Assemble, fit, and install parts of aircraft.
Applications Software Developers
Develop and modify computer applications software.
Bakers
Mix and bake ingredients to make breads, cakes, or other baked goods.
Biofuels Processing Technicians
Work on various parts of the production of biofuels, such as ethanol.
Biological Technicians
Assist biological and medical scientists in laboratories.
Biomass Plant Technicians
Monitor the production of energy from biomass sources.
Boilermakers
Install and maintain boiler systems.
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters
Build wooden objects such as cabinets or furniture.
Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers
Fix cameras and other photographic equipment.
Chemical Equipment Operators
Operate equipment to control chemical changes or reactions during a production process.
Chemical Plant and System Operators
Control entire chemical processes through a system of machines.
Chemical Technicians
Work in labs and assist with analyzing chemicals and other substances.
Civil Engineering Technicians
Use principles of civil engineering to plan and design construction projects.
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators
Operate machines that wash products.
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Operators
Operate machines to coat or paint a variety of products.
Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers
Wind wire coils used in electrical components and instruments.
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machine Tool Programmers
Develop programs to control the processing of metal or plastic parts by machines.
Computer User Support Specialists
Provide technical assistance to computer users.
Computer, ATM, and Office Machine Repairers
Repair, maintain, or install office equipment.
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators
Operate computer-controlled machines to perform functions on metal or plastic work pieces.
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators
Operate equipment used to cool or freeze products.
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Operators
Operate machines that crush, grind, or polish materials like coal, glass, grain, stone, food, or rubber.
Cutting and Slicing Machine Operators
Operate or tend machines that cut or slice materials.
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Operators
Operate machines to saw, punch, bend, or straighten metal or plastic material.
Drilling and Boring Machine Operators
Operate machines to drill, bore, ream, mill, or countersink metal or plastic pieces.
Electric Motor and Power Tool Repairers
Repair, maintain, or install electric motors, wiring, or switches.
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians
Apply electrical and electronic theory to design or build electrical equipment.
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
Assemble or change electrical or electronic equipment, such as computers.
Electrical and Electronics Repairers of Commercial and Industrial Equipment
Repair, test, adjust, or install electronic equipment, such as transmitters or antennas.
Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
Assemble electromechanical equipment or devices.
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers
Install or repair home electronic equipment such as televisions, stereos, or video systems.
Elevator Installers and Repairers
Assemble, install, or repair elevators.
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers
Construct, put together, or rebuild all types of machines.
Environmental Engineering Technicians
Apply principles of environmental engineering to operate and test equipment that is used to help the environment.
Environmental Science Technicians
Perform laboratory and field tests to monitor the environment and find sources of pollution.
Etchers and Engravers
Engrave or etch metal, wood, rubber, or other materials.
Extruding and Drawing Machine Operators
Operate machines to push thermoplastic or metal materials into tubes, rods, hoses, or structural shapes.
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Operators
Operate machines to shape and form products like glassware, food, wax, brick, or cosmetics.
Fabric Menders
Repair tears or other defects in fabric.
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers
Make precision fabric patterns.
Farm and Home Management Advisors
Advise or instruct people in farming or home economics activities.
Fashion Designers
Design clothing and accessories.
Fence Erectors
Put up fences and gates using hand or power tools.
Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators
Laminate layers of fiberglass on molds to form a variety of products.
Forging Machine Operators
Operate forging machines to shape or form metal or plastic parts.
Foundry Mold and Coremakers
Make wax molds that are used to produce metal castings in foundries.
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators
Operate specialized heating equipment.
Furniture Finishers
Shape and re-finish damaged or worn furniture, or finish new furniture.
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Operators
Operate grinding tools that remove extra material from surfaces, or polish metal or plastic work pieces.
Hand Cutters and Trimmers
Use hand tools to cut and trim items like carpet, fabric, stone, glass, or rubber.
Hand Grinding and Polishing Workers
Grind, sand, or polish materials using hand tools.
Hand Packers and Packagers
Pack products and materials by hand.
Hand Sewers
Sew products with a needle and thread.
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
Identify, remove, and dispose of hazardous materials.
Heat Treating Equipment Operators
Operate heating equipment, such as furnaces, flame-hardening machines, induction machines, soaking pits, or vacuum equipment.
Home Appliance Repairers
Install and fix all types of household appliances, such as refrigerators, washers, dryers, and ovens.
Hydroelectric Plant Technicians
Monitor activities involved in hydropower generation.
Industrial Engineering Technicians
Help industrial engineers to design processes to make better use of resources at work sites.
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
Repair, install, or adjust manufacturing equipment.
Industrial Production Managers
Coordinate the activities involved in manufacturing products.
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
Look for defects or problems in raw or manufactured materials.
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Helpers
Help installation, maintenance, and repair workers with similar tasks requiring less skill.
Interior Designers
Plan, design, and furnish the inside of buildings.
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers
Design, create, or repair jewelry.
Lathe and Turning Machine Operators
Operate lathe and turning machines in production processes.
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers
Repair and open locks and make keys.
Machine Feeders and Offbearers
Move materials on or off machines.
Machinery Maintenance Workers
Perform routine maintenance on machinery.
Machinists
Set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts.
Maintenance and Repair Workers
Use tools to repair a variety of appliances and equipment.
Manufacturing Production Technicians
Set up and test manufacturing equipment with specialized technologies.
Mechanical Engineering Technicians
Apply principles of mechanical engineering to help to develop machinery.
Medical Appliance Technicians
Construct, fit, or repair medical devices such as braces or prosthetics.
Medical Equipment Repairers
Adjust or fix medical equipment.
Metal Pourers and Casters
Operate hand-controlled mechanisms to regulate the flow of molten metal.
Metal and Plastic Layout Workers
Lay out reference points and dimensions on metal or plastic work pieces.
Metal and Plastic Model Makers
Operate machines to make working models of metal or plastic objects.
Metal and Plastic Patternmakers
Lay out and fit parts to metal or plastic foundry patterns.
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators
Operate furnaces to melt or refine metal.
Methane/Landfill Gas Generation System Technicians
Monitor and maintain components of landfill gas collection systems.
Milling and Planing Machine Operators
Operate milling or planing machines.
Millwrights
Install or move machinery according to layout plans or blueprints.
Mixing and Blending Machine Operators
Operate machines that mix or blend materials.
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics
Repair and maintain very large vehicles, such as cranes, bulldozers, graders, or conveyors.
Molders, Shapers, and Casters
Mold, shape, or form products such as food, figurines, or candles.
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Operators
Operate metal or plastic molding, casting, or coremaking machines.
Multiple Machine Tool Operators
Operate more than one type of cutting or forming machine tool.
Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners
Repair all types of instruments.
Nuclear Power Reactor Operators
Operate or control nuclear reactors.
Nuclear Technicians
Assist physicists, engineers, or other scientists with nuclear testing or research.
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists
Analyze work environments to make sure they are safe and healthy.
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians
Cut, grind, or polish eyeglasses, contact lenses, or other eyewear.
Outdoor Power Equipment Mechanics
Maintain and repair small engines, such as those in chain saws, lawn mowers, and similar equipment.
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators
Operate machines to prepare products for shipment.
Painting and Decorating Workers
Paint or decorate articles such as glass, pottery, jewelry, or books.
Paper Goods Machine Operators
Operate paper goods machines.
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators
Develop photos from film or digital media.
Photonics Technicians
Build, install, or maintain optical or fiber optic equipment.
Plating and Coating Machine Operators
Operate plating or coating machines to coat metal or plastic products with protective or decorative materials.
Power Distributors and Dispatchers
Coordinate, regulate, or distribute electricity or steam.
Power Plant Operators
Operate machinery to generate electric power.
Production Helpers
Help workers on the production floor.
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks
Coordinate the flow of work and materials between departments, following a production schedule.
Purchasing Agents
Purchase all the goods and services that are needed to run an operation.
Rail Car Repairers
Repair railroad cars.
Recordkeeping Weighers and Checkers
Weigh, measure, and check materials, supplies, and equipment in order to keep records.
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians
Diagnose and repair recreational vehicles, including trailers.
Refractory Materials Repairers
Build or repair equipment such as furnaces and boilers.
Rolling Machine Operators
Operate machines to roll steel or plastic.
Roustabouts
Assemble and repair oil field equipment.
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers
Install or repair security and fire alarm equipment.
Semiconductor Processors
Perform a variety of different duties during the production of electronic semiconductors.
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Operators
Operate machines that separate, filter, and perform other processes on materials.
Sewing Machine Operators
Operate sewing machines to make clothes or other products.
Sheet Metal Workers
Make or install products that are made from thin metal sheets.
Shoe Machine Operators
Operate a variety of machines that produce shoes.
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers
Make or repair leather products.
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters
Fabricate and fit parts of metal products together.
Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
Directly supervise the activities of mechanics, installers, and repairers.
Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of production and operating workers.
Synthetic and Glass Fiber Extruding and Forming Machine Operators
Operate or tend machines that form continuous filaments from synthetic materials.
Team Assemblers
Work as part of a team to put together an entire product.
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers
Install or repair telephone, cable, internet, and other communication equipment.
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
Install and repair telecommunications cable, including fiber optics.
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators
Operate machines to bleach, shrink, wash, dye, or finish textiles.
Textile Cutting Machine Operators
Operate machines that cut textiles.
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Operators
Operate machines that knit, loop, or weave textiles.
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Operators
Operate machines that wind or twist textiles.
Timing Device Assemblers and Adjusters
Perform precision assembling, adjusting, or calibrating of devices.
Tire Builders
Operate machines that build tires.
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners
Smooth, sharpen, polish, or grind metal objects.
Tool and Die Makers
Make and repair dies, cutting tools, jigs, fixtures, gauges, and machinists' hand tools.
Transportation Equipment Painters
Operate machines to paint transportation equipment.
Upholsterers
Make, repair, or replace upholstery.
Vending and Amusement Machine Repairers
Install or repair vending and amusement machines.
Watch Repairers
Repair, clean, and adjust watches and clocks.
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
Weld or join metal pieces together using hand-welding, flame-cutting, or brazing tools.
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Operators
Operate welding, soldering, or brazing machines or robots.
Wood Model Makers
Make full-size and small wooden models of products.
Wood Patternmakers
Construct wooden patterns used for forming sand molds for castings.
Wood Sawing Machine Operators
Operate wood sawing machines.
Woodworking Machine Operators
Operate woodworking machines, such as drill presses, lathes, shapers, sanders, planers, or nailing machines.