Apply engineering theory and principles to problems of industrial layout or manufacturing production, usually under the direction of engineering staff. May perform time and motion studies on worker operations in a variety of industries for purposes such as establishing standard production rates or improving efficiency.
Median Annual Wage: $53,370
Education: Some college, no degree (37%)
Projected Growth: Decline (-3% or lower)
Related Job Titles: Engineering Technician; Process Engineer; Industrial Engineering Technician; Production Staff Worker; Industrial Engineering Analyst; Process Documentation and Methods Analyst; Manufacturing Technician; Quality Control Engineering Technician (QC Engineering Technician); Process Technician; Methods Engineer