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  • Manufacturing Engineering Technologists

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Manufacturing Engineering Technologist
  • Manufacturing Planner
  • Manufacturing Specialist
  • Manufacturing Technologist

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Develop tools, implement designs, or integrate machinery, equipment, or computer technologies to ensure effective manufacturing processes.


  • Analyze manufacturing supply chains to identify opportunities for increased efficiency in the acquisition of raw materials.
  • Create computer applications for manufacturing processes or operations, using computer-aided design (CAD) or computer-assisted manufacturing (CAM) tools.
  • Develop manufacturing infrastructure to integrate or deploy new manufacturing processes.
  • Develop processes to recover, recycle, or reuse waste or scrap materials from manufacturing operations.
  • Develop sustainable manufacturing technologies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, minimize raw material use, replace toxic materials with non-toxic materials, replace non-renewable materials with renewable materials, or reduce waste.
  • Erect manufacturing engineering equipment.
  • Estimate manufacturing costs.
  • Evaluate current or proposed manufacturing processes or practices for environmental sustainability, considering factors such as green house gas emissions, air pollution, water pollution, energy use, or waste creation.
  • Identify and implement new manufacturing technologies, processes, or equipment.
  • Install and evaluate manufacturing equipment, materials, or components.
  • Monitor manufacturing operations to ensure adherence to environmental policies and practices.
  • Monitor or measure manufacturing processes to identify ways to reduce losses, decrease time requirements, or improve quality.
  • Train manufacturing technicians on environmental protection topics.
  • Train manufacturing technicians on topics such as safety, health, fire prevention, or quality.