Makerspace Careers: Careers in Manufacturing, 1st Edition

  • Jessica Shaw
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508188114
  • ISBN-13: 9781508188117
  • DDC: 338.4
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released December 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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In the past, the thought of working in manufacturing might have conjured up images of standing in front of a conveyer belt. Today, manufacturing jobs are far more challenging and more rewarding. Technology has brought about progress in virtually every industry, and the manufacturing industry is no exception. Participation in collaborative, STEM-based workspaces known as makerspaces offers a great advantage to those interested in manufacturing. This comprehensive guide offers readers essential information about the manufacturing industry, including areas of specialization, job growth, and outlook, as well as information about the groundbreaking makerspace movement and how to get involved.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Makerspaces: Hands on Learning Hubs.
2: The Makerspace Experience.
3: Makerspaces and Manufacturing.
4: The Nuts and Bolts of the Manufacturing Industry.
5: Types of Manufacturing Jobs.
6: Essential Job-Search Skills.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.