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Manufacturing Engineering

What is Manufacturing Engineering? Related Careers
Related Skills Job & Internship Search Links
Career Planning Links Professional Association Links
Miscellaneous Links OSU School of Mechanical, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering

What is Manufacturing Engineering?

According to the School of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, "As a Manufacturing Engineer (MfgE) you will focus on the design and operation of integrated systems for the production of high-quality, economically competitive products. These systems may include computer networks, robots, machine tools, and materials-handling equipment."

Related Careers

Aerospace Engineer Integrated Systems Manager
Aerospace Manufacturing Engineer Manufacturing Engineer
Analyst Manufacturing Technologist
Assembly Line Specialist Mechanical Engineer
Automation Specialist Operations Manager
Business Consultant Operations Research Analyst
CAD Specialist Packaging Engineer
Chemical Manufacturing Engineer Process Engineer
Circuit Board Manufacturing Engineer Production Engineer
Computer-Aided Manufacturing Engineer Professor
Contractor Project Manager
Cost Estimator Quality Engineer
Engineering Manager Robot Engineer
Engineering Technician Rubber Manufacturing Engineer
Engineering Technologist Surveyor
Industrial Engineer Tool Engineer
Information Systems Manager Welding Technology Specialist
Inspector Writer/Editor

Related Skills

Ability to Improve Processes & Operations Creativity People Skills
Background in Engineering Principles, Computer Systems, Mathematics & Design Independent Problem Solving Skills
Communication Skills (Oral & Written) Organization Skills Team Player

Job & Internship Search Links

USAJobs.gov - check out the Students and Recent Grads section and the Federal Occupations by College Major for a listing of job titles related to your major.

The Fulcrum International - Search jobs and post resumes for architecture, engineering, and construction positions.

Construction.com - Provides resources, news, and links to jobs in construction and architecture.

MechanicalEngineer.com - Lists professional position nationwide in the field of mechanical engineering, with links to corporations hiring mechanical engineers.

Society of Women Engineers - Provides no-cost membership and job listings, with job information from corporate recruiters forwarded by e-mail.

iHire Manufacturing Engineers

Boeing Industrial Engineer Jobs

Nike - Manufacturing and Engineering Careers

Portland Manufacturing Engineering Jobs

Manufacturing Engineering Jobs

Manufacturing Engineer Jobs

Career Planning Links

Occupational Outlook Handbook -  The following links also provide a summary of the career, what they do, the work environment, how to become one, the job outlook, similar occupations and contacts for more information.

Explore Careers in Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering Resources

Materials Science & Engineering Career Resource Center

Professional Association Links

Society of Manufacturing Engineer

National Association of Manufacturers

Association for Manufacturing Excellence

National Society of Professional Engineers

American Society for Engineering Education

Institute of Industrial Engineers

National Academy of Engineering

International Engineering Consortium

Miscellaneous Links

Manufacturing Engineering Media

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