Important Facts About Manufacturing:
– Military electronic manufacturing services is technologically advanced, with ample use of automation, 3-D printing, robots, and screen technology
– The annual average salary of manufacturing workers is more than $77,000
– Manufacturers have the highest job tenure in the private sector
– 90 percent of manufacturing workers have medical benefits
Manufacturing Day is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Although Manufacturing Day officially occurs on the first Friday in October—this year is Oct 7, 2016—any day can be Manufacturing Day.
By raising awareness of the importance of manufacturing, manufacturers will begin to address the skilled labor shortage they face, connect with future generations, take charge of the public image of manufacturing, and ensure the ongoing prosperity of the whole industry. Thousands of manufacturers will host events for students, teachers, parents, job seekers and community leaders at open houses, plant tours and educational sessions to showcase modern manufacturing technology and the cool jobs available.
ISEA is an official endorser of Manufacturing Day. To learn more visit: http://www.mfgday.com/