Would a career in Manufacturing be a good fit for me?

Manufacturing careers could be a good fit for you if you enjoy working with your hands, fixing cars or furniture, or improving technology. Here are some things to know about Manufacturing careers:  

  • Be aware that Manufacturing occupations require you to use your hands and body on site, although some jobs may be done at home or at a desk.
  • If your strong points include troubleshooting, repairing, and design,  you may want to consider Manufacturing.
  • Note that the Manufacturing cluster recognizes many workforce certifications or credentials, and you’re well suited for Manufacturing occupations if you’re a student in a CTE pathway.
  • If you have interest, training, or experience in STEM or Agriculture clusters, you may also be well suited for Manufacturing careers.

  Not sure if this sounds like you? Get a list of careers that match your interests with our Career Quiz.

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