CAREER
CLUSTER
BRIEF

INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

CAREER AREA - ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY



Work Performed

Work activities in this group primarily involve applying a knowledge of industrial organization and processes to ensure the efficient utilization of machines, material, and work power. Typical activities include time, motion, and incentive studies; procedures and methods planning; cost control; safety planning; plant layout; and operations research.


Worker Requirements

Ability to learn and apply engineering principles and methods; organizational ability; facility with mathematics; clear verbal expression; and ability to perceive or envision relative paths or positions of stationary and moving objects.


Sample Occupations

Industrial Engineer


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