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Advanced Manufacturing

Perfecting the Production Process

Manufacturing is rooted in North Carolina’s rich history, particularly in Winston-Salem. Now, the manufacturing sector has grown to encompass advanced methods of production and high-tech systems. 16,000+ people are employed in this sector in Forsyth County, with more growth anticipated thanks to new redevelopment projects and ample shovel-ready sites. Established employers like John Deere and Progress Rail continue to expand here. Manufacturing companies from around the world, like Ziehl-Abegg and Ardagh, look to establish operations here seeking a skilled and talented workforce base.

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Is Advanced Manufacturing the Right Industry for You?

You may be interested in advanced manufacturing if you like hands-on work in a high-tech environment. Skills needed to thrive in advanced manufacturing include quality management, problem-solving, and teamwork. As technologies continue to develop, employees in this field will want to continue to advance their technical skills and stay up to date on emerging automation.

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Below are some of the most in-demand Advanced Manufacturing jobs in Forsyth County