Why Choose a Career in Manufacturing?

//Why Choose a Career in Manufacturing?
Why Choose a Career in Manufacturing? 2017-04-19T20:10:40+00:00

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Do You

- like to make things?
- like to use technology?
- want to improve people’s lives?
- like to work in teams?
- like to create new products?
- want to make a difference?

If so, a career in manufacturing is for You!

Manufacturing Information Weblinks

www.discovere.org
www.themanufacturinginstitute.org
www.edgefactor.com
Florida Advanced Technological Education Center (FLATE)
Top 20 Facts About Manufacturing

Here Are Some Careers in Local Manufacturing…

CNC operator
Welder
Boat Designer
CAD Design Engineer
Human Resources Manager
3-D Printing
Robotics
Salesperson
Mechanical Engineer
Assembler
Database Manager
Product Development
Simulation

Did You Know…

Manufacturing is one of the few industries a person can start his/her career on the “floor” and become the president of the company!

Would you like to get financial help to get your education?

Many manufacturing companies hire entry level employees, pay them well and pay for their college so they can move up through the company and increase their responsibilities and earnings!

Training and Education

Certifications – 3-12 months at Daytona State College (DSC)

Certified Production Technician
Machinist
Mechatronics
Computer Numerical Control (CNC)
Occupational Safety and Health
Quality
AutoCAD
Welding
And more…

Associate Degrees - 2 years (DSC)

Electronics Engineering Technology
Simulation and Robotics
Drafting and Design Technology
And more…

Bachelor’s Degrees – 4 years

Engineering Technology (DSC)
Electrical Engineering Technology (DSC)
Mechanical Engineering (ERAU)
Just to name a few…

Internships

Available at many companies.

 

About Our Local Companies…

Manufacturing Industries

Aerospace
Boat building and equipment
Candy Making
Design Engineering
Electronic Connectors
Emergency Call Systems
Health Care
Machining
Machine Building
Oil/Gas Exploration
Parachutes
Plastics
Pumps
Semiconductors
Simulation
Solar
Much more…

Most of our manufacturers have social responsibility as part of their culture. They support teams involved in projects like Habitat for Humanity, Boatloads of Backpacks for needy students, food drives, scholarships and coastal cleanup. These companies look to their employees for ideas to give back to their communities.
The local companies contribute much to the health care of the country. There’s production and research into products for dialysis machines, pacemakers, lab equipment, blood filtration technologies, and specialized medical devices. A role of many local companies is innovation in improving the health care of both our citizens and those around the world. You can join a team with worldwide impact!

You can learn about our local manufacturers by going to the Member Directory on this website.