Modern-day manufacturing is a fast-paced, high-tech industry that is responsible for making everything—from must-have products used in our everyday lives to breakthrough technologies like lasers and photonics. It’s a growing industry in Central Florida and local manufacturers are hiring for a variety of well-paying positions.
The field of advanced manufacturing is extremely diverse. There is a wide range of job specializations to choose from, all of which offer a life-long career path with many opportunities for advancement.
There are currently more than 5,000 job openings for manufacturing workers, according to the Manufacturers Association of Florida. Employers are heavily recruiting skilled workers to fill open positions.
Valencia’s partners play a key role in the success of our programs and students. They contribute to curriculum planning, industry alignment and job placement.