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					   Engineers in Manufacturing




November 6, 2008   Engineering & Manufacturing Institute of Technology   1
                             Forest High School, Ocala, FL
Agenda
   1. My Background
   2. Types of Engineers
   3. Outlook for Engineers
   4. Manufacturing
   5. Advice for College & Beyond
   6. Closing

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My Background
     WHY?                                EDUCATION
 Loved Math &                         Systems Engineering
 Building Things                            & MBA


                       JOB TITLES
                    Industrial Engineer
                          Foreman
                     Process Engineer
                Operations Team Leader
                 Construction Manager
                      Project Manager
      Product & Process Development Manager
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My Job Responsibilities
            WHAT                                    HOW
•   Develop Work Flows                  • Observations
•   Productivity                        • Talking to people (at their
•   Quality                               desk, work station,
•   Ergonomics                            conferences, phone calls)
•   Safety                              • Meetings
•   Costing                             • Emails
•   Equipment                           • Travel
•   Marketing                           • Use Excel, Word, Power
                                          Point, Access
    – New Products
    – Improved Products                 • TEAMWORK!
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Types of Engineers -
Traditional                                      CIVIL
                                                 1. Structural
                                                 2. Geotechnical
MECHANICAL                                       3. Environmental
1. Heating, Ventilating &                        4. Transportation
    Air-Conditioning (HVAC)                      5. Water Resources
2. Machines                             ELECTRICAL
3. Automobile & Aircraft                1. Computer Design
4. Robotics                             2. Communications
5. Energy Systems                       3. Controls
6. Materials                            4. Electronics
7. Ceramics                             5. Electro Optics
                                        6. Power Systems
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Types of Engineers –
Newer Types                                 INDUSTRIAL &
                                            MANUFACTURING
                                            1.   Manufacturing Processes
AGRICULTURAL                                2.   Moving Resources
& BIOSYSTEMS                                3.   Robotics
                                            4.   Project Management
1.   Machinery Systems
                                            5.   Aero Manufacturing
2.   Natural Resources
3.   Biomaterials / Food Processing
4.   Biotechnical Systems                   CONSTRUCTION
                                            1. Construction Engineers
                                            2. Construction Managers
                                            3. Architectural Engineers
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            Background   Types   Outlook   Mfg      Advice   Closing
Types of Engineers –
Other
                 OTHER ENGINEERING
                  Aero-space/nautical
                       Biomedical
                        Chemical
                        Nuclear
                         Ocean
        Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering
                       Petroleum
                Surveying & Geomatics


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                                                                        Thomas

 Famous Engineers
                                                                        Edison :
                                                                        Electrical
                                                                        Engineer

                                                                          Wm.
                                                                        Hewlett &
                                                                          David
                                                                        Packard :
                                                                        Electrical
                                                                        Engineers




                                                     Henry Ford
                                                  Mechanical Engineer

Jimmy Carter     Boris Yeltsin      Jack Welch        Montel Williams
   Nuclear       Civil Engineer      Chemical         Naval Engineer
  Engineer                           Engineer
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Engineering
- Job Advancement
In descending order, the most common background of
     CEO’s in the top US companies…

                      1. ENGINEERING! (20%)
                      2. Business
                      3. Liberal Arts
                      4. Economics
                      5. Accounting
Wall Street Journal, September 16-17, 2006, weekend edition

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Engineering as a Foundation
 •   Engineering Career
 •   Or a Stepping Stone
 •   Critical Thinking & Analysis Skills
 •   Solid foundation for Medical,
     Law, Finance, Business


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Job Outlook                                     Baby Boomers
                                                (1946-1964)
                                                                                     EMIT students
                                                                                     will graduate
                                                                                     from college
                                                retiring 2008-2026                   2013-2016
                 U.S. BIRTHS
4,500,000


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U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census

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Engineering Job Outlook
                Projected Engineering Employment (000's),
                                 2016
                                    Civil
                              Industrial
                           Mechanical
                    Engineers, all other
                              Electrical
                            Electronics
                            Aerospace
                   Computer Hardware
                         Environmental
                              Chemical
                     Health and Safety
                              Materials
                             Petroleum
                           Biomedical
                     Nuclear engineers
  Marine Engineers and Naval Architects
                 Mining and Geological
                           Agricultural
                                                  0       50     100   150   200   250   300   350

National Employment Matrix, http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos027.htm

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Engineering Salaries
                      Median Income & Starting Salaries -
                                                         2007

             Petroleum
                Nuclear
   Computer Hardware
            Aerospace
               All Other
            Electronics
              Chemical
              Electrical
              Materials
            Biomedical
 Marine Engineers and
 Mining and Geological
         Environmental                                                         Bachelor's Starting Salary
           Mechanical                                                          Median
              Industrial
                    Civil
     Health and Safety
           Agricultural
                      $40,000   $50,000        $60,000        $70,000       $80,000        $90,000      $100,000

National Association of Colleges and Employers, http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos027.htm

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Engineers in Manufacturing
• 37% of Engineers work in Manufacturing
• Manufacturing overseas
  – Engineers in Management now emphasized
  – Overseas Manufacturing may return due to
    inconsistent quality, late deliveries,
    transportation costs
• Ability to Communicate with other
  Disciplines

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Women
- in Engineering & Manufacturing
• Women are a Minority in Engineering,
  even less in Manufacturing
• Society does not encourage Girls to
  pursue Science or Math in High School /
  College
• However, Women becoming more
  common now
• Have support of Management & Peers
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      Background   Types   Outlook   Mfg   Advice   Closing
Manufacturing Perception
      8th Grade Students Before & After Meeting
         Engineers at a Manufacturing Plant…
     What 3 words come to mind when you think of
                   Manufacturing?
BEFORE                  BEFORE                                         AFTER           AFTER
Dirty                   Product                                        Creativity      Organizing
Dull                    Paperwork                                      Designing       Strategy
Boring                  Metal                                          Imagination     Building
Common                  Fixing                                         Listening       Opportunities
Oil                     Practical                                      Thinking        Budget
Materials               Bricks                                         Decision-       Effort
Making Stuff            Factory                                            Making      Completion
Conveyor Belt           Men                                            Problem-        Presentation
Machines                Mass Produce                                       Solving     Global
Cardboard                                                              Helping         Communicating
    Boxes                                                              Planning        Teamwork
http://www.manufacturinginstitute.co.uk/uploads/EvaluationReport.pdf   Managing
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                 Background        Types         Outlook         Mfg     Advice      Closing
Advice to You
• Talk to someone doing the job you want
  – Day to Day Tasks
  – Opportunities for Career Advancement
  – Education Requirements
  – Anything else you want to know
• Focus on schoolwork, but also people
  skills!
  – Extracurricular activities
  – Communication and Teamwork
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Advice to You
• If Engineering, take tests as soon as can to
  become a Professional Engineer (PE)
  – Haven’t yet forgotten information and won’t have to
    study as hard
  – Need the license to protect yourself
     • Engineers are designers
     • Designs/you can be sued
• Take summer jobs/internships in area you are
  interested
• Remember school makes you do TASKS, but
  business wants RESULTS
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Advice to You
Use the Internet to Learn about different
 careers
         www.asee.org/precollege/
          www.engineeringnet.com
              www.eweek.org
             www.nae.edu/cwe
            www.uh.edu/engines
               www.ieee.org
               www.asme.org
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             QUESTIONS?
            Danielle Taylor
Product & Process Development Manager
         Signature Brands, LLC
               Ocala, FL


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