• Industrial Engineering Technicians
  • Manufacturing
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 50,860
    $35,860 range bar $70,680
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Slow Growing
  • Industrial engineering technicians apply engineering theory and principles to problems of industrial layout or manufacturing production, usually under the direction of engineering staff.

What do they typically do

  • Interpret engineering drawings, schematic diagrams, or formulas for management or engineering staff
  • Design new equipment or materials or recommend revised methods of operation, material handling, equipment layout, or other changes to increase production or improve standards
  • Recommend changes to existing quality or production standards to achieve optimum quality
  • Establish standard production rate or improve efficiency by studying time, motion, methods, or speed involved in maintenance, production, or other operations
  • Observe worker performance to check that equipment is being operated and maintained according to quality assurance standards
  • Compile and evaluate statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products
  • Read worker logs, product processing sheets, or specification sheets to make sure records meet quality assurance specifications
  • Test selected products at specific stages of production for performance characteristics or compliance with specifications

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +0.1%
Job Opening 281

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