Projected job openings through 2024
Load and unload items from machines, conveyors, and conveyances.
Operate machinery used in the production process, or assist machine operators.
Place products in equipment or on work surfaces for further processing, inspecting, or wrapping.
Examine products to verify conformance to quality standards.
Count finished products to determine if product orders are complete.
Measure amounts of products, lengths of extruded articles, or weights of filled containers to ensure conformance to specifications.
Separate products according to weight, grade, size, or composition of materials used to produce them.
Turn valves to regulate flow of liquids or air, to reverse machines, to start pumps, or to regulate equipment.
Mark or tag identification on parts.
Dump materials such as prepared ingredients into machine hoppers prior to mixing.
Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.
Production and Processing
Public Safety and Security