Machining Technology

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About Machining Technology

All careers in Advanced Manufacturing require you to have a strong mechanical ability, specialized skills, communication skills and computation skills. You will be required to apply problem solving, make decisions, and work in a team environment. Preparation for careers in Advanced Manufacturing must begin in the elementary grades and continue through high school allowing students to gain experience in applied, real-time manufacturing situations. Students will also find it advantageous to participate in a postsecondary program that will expand some skills in specific jobs that meet the requirements of the employer. Source: [http://tn.gov/education/article/cte-cluster-advanced-manufacturing#sthash.WrMRPg2B.dpuf]
As technology advances, each worker has the opportunity to produce more, so fewer workers are needed. However, there are excellent opportunities in Advanced Manufacturing where technology and career pathways provide for satisfying careers. - See more at: http://tn.gov/education/article/cte-cluster-advanced-manufacturing#sthash.WrMRPg2B.dpuf

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Employment Outlook

Bureau of Labor Statistics-Machinists and Tool and Die Makers