EXPLORE A CAREER IN MANUFACTURING

Careers in Manufacturing

If you’re looking to explore the potential that a career in manufacturing has to offer, but need a better understanding of this expanding industry, this course may be for you. Careers in Manufacturing (METS 1075) introduces students to the technology, work environment, and potential salary in the following fields:

  • Machine Tool Technology
    • Starting salaries average $18 per hour, $24-25 per hour with experience
  • Mechatronics (Automation/Robotics, Electronics, Fluid Power)
    • Automation/Robotics - $25 per hour
    • Electronics –$15-31 per hour
    • Fluid Power - $16-26 per hour
  • Welding and Metal Fabrication
    • $10-25 per hour
  • Plastics Engineering Technology
    • $16-27 per hour (source: iseek.org)
  • Engineering CAD (Computer Aided Design) Technology
    • $20-25 per hour (source: iseek.org)

Unlike any other course, you’ll gain hands-on experience in each sector and tour a local cutting-edge manufacturer. Several hands-on projects will help shape your view of a career in manufacturing.


Last updated by drogalla : 2016-06-30 10:43:16