Manufacturing

Production Technician  –  Welding  –  Electronic Assembly & Soldering

Pay

  • $12 to $18 an hour starting salary

Industry Stats

  • Colorado has the fastest growing job openings in the nation
  • South Central CO Salary Range:
    • Machinist Operator / Programmer – $25-62k
    • Production & Assembly – $25-83k
    • Quality Assurance / Control – $37-124k
  • According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, “The manufacturing industry began adding jobs in 2010, as the economy began recovering from the effects of the recession. But the nature of some of these jobs has changed…more jobs running computers or machines.”

Time Commitment

  • Intro to Manufacturing – 30 hours
  • Welding 1 – 40 hours
  • Welding 2 – 40 hours
  • Production Technician (CPT) Safety Training – 20 hours
  • Advanced CPT – 80 hours
  • Basic Soldering – 40 hours
  • Electronics Assembly – 40 hours

Upcoming Classes

  • Introduction to Welding – November 5, 2018
  • Welding (GMAW Certification) – January 12 & 29, 2019
  • OHSA 10 – Spring 2019

More Information

  • Colorado Career Action Tools is Colorado’s Advanced Manufacturing Industry key website for job types and career mapping, training providers, and employers within Colorado.
  • O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development, and HR professionals.

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