A wide variety of careers support the production side of Manufacturing. Many of these careers are also found in other industries, too. In manufacturing, though, you’ll be a part of a team that makes or contributes to the making of products.
A sampling of careers that support manufacturing
- Accountant (or Controller)
- Buyer/ Purchasing Agent
- Human Resources
- Maintenance Technician
- Production Scheduler
- Production Supervisor
- Safety Coordinator (Safety Engineer)
- Sales & Marketing
- Shipping & Recieving
Most Minnesota colleges and universities offer degrees in business, marketing and communications, computer science and other fields relevant to support manufacturing. It all depends on the specialty you want to bring to your job. Your options are limitless!