How Can You Start Preparing NOW for a Career in Manufacturing/STEM?
Southeast Indiana manufacturers are projected to offer as many as 5,048 manufacturing jobs through 2018- the highest number of job openings available in the region during this coming decade!
Manufacturing and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) careers are cleaner, greener, more financially rewarding and offer benefits and opportunity for growth than any other industry in our region and state. These careers:
- Employ 30% of the workforce in Southeast Indiana
- Pay 20% higher than other industries
- Comprise 70% of the Hoosier Hot 50 Job List (High-Demand and High-Paying)
97% of high schools in Southeast Indiana now offer a course that has a proven path to college and career success in STEM related fields called Project Lead The Way (PLTW). PLTW encourages the development of problem-solving skills, critical thinking, creative and innovative reasoning, and a love for learning.
Get started today! If you would like to enroll in a PLTW course, contact your school counselor or a Dream It. Do It. Champion.
Advanced Manufacturing Career Clusters
Click on one of the career clusters below for more information.
Find out more details about careers in Manufacturing:
Indiana INTERNnet is a FREE online system for connecting students with in-state employers for year-round internship opportunities. With this system, students can upload resumes, search for and apply to Indiana internships.
Indiana Career Information System
Apply for hourly positions within Cummins Inc.