Southwestern Pennsylvania is expecting excellent job growth over the next five years in manufacturing fields. This is great news for our economy as a whole, but some people are still a little skeptical that a career in manufacturing is right for them. You see, manufacturing jobs have a bit of a reputation. And it’s often not glamorous.
The clichéd image of a manufacturing job is of dirty, backbreaking, low-paying labor. And women need not apply—it’s an industry dominated by men. Click on the links below to debunk a few of these myths surrounding manufacturing careers!