What Skills are Manufacturers Looking For?
Manufacturing is slowly but surely starting to add jobs to the industry for the first time in a while. As the industry seeks to bring back some workers, it is finding itself with a different kind of problem. Manufacturers are having difficulty finding qualified talent to fill their employment needs due to the current skilled labor shortage.
The skills shortage is the result of rapid advancements in shop floor technologies as well as gaps in workforce education. Software Advice, a website that reports on manufacturing technology topics, recently put together a quick overview of the roles that they see gaining in importance in the manufacturing industry. Some of the roles they predict to increase in demand are: assemblers & fabricators, machine operators, technicians, and machinists.
To read their full article, click here.
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