Why Advanced Manufacturing?
Manufacturing is the process of making value-added products using humans and technology, that businesses then sell to consumers. It is a dynamic, engaging, highly-technical career field involving the latest technology, with endless possibilities.
- Communication & collaboration
- Problem solving
- Work ethic
- Desire to advance
- Innovation in thinking and doing
- Values teamwork
- Has dedicated employees
- Is safe
- Is clean and efficient
- Is well-lit and organized
- Promotes problem solving as part of the culture
- Where you can be proud of something you make
How to Get There
Interested in learning more about a specific career in manufacturing? Selecting the right Career Pathway is the way to jump into advanced manufacturing. Following a career pathway will help prepare you for high-paying careers in advanced manufacturing.
Keeping and retaining good talent can be a challenge in today’s economy. With the right skills and knowledge, you can make yourself (and your employees) invaluable.
If you are seeking rapid and specific training in advanced manufacturing for yourself or your employees, check out these providers below:
Manufacturing Career Tool
Interested in a manufacturing career? Take the quiz and explore various manufacturing careers to find that perfect fit!
What does the future of Advanced Manufacturing look like? Check it out by navigating to the resources below.
2020 Environmental Scan: Minnesota Manufacturing Needs and Resources
Employment Outlook Projections
Resources and Research
Industries at a Glance