* Green economy activities and technologies are likely to cause significant change to the work and worker requirements. New tasks, skills, knowledge, credentials may be needed. Employment demand remains the same, but there is potential for an increase.
Sample Job Titles
Industrial Engineering Analyst
Industrial Engineering Technician
Process Documentation and Methods Analyst
Production Staff Worker
Quality Control Engineering Technician (QC Engineering Technician)
Design new equipment or materials or recommend revision to methods of operation, material handling, equipment layout, or other changes to increase production or improve standards.
Test selected products at specified stages in the production process for performance characteristics or adherence to specifications.
Compile and evaluate statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products.
Study time, motion, methods, or speed involved in maintenance, production, or other operations to establish standard production rate or improve efficiency.
Interpret engineering drawings, schematic diagrams, or formulas for management or engineering staff.
Read worker logs, product processing sheets, or specification sheets to verify that records adhere to quality assurance specifications.
Verify that equipment is being operated and maintained according to quality assurance standards by observing worker performance.
Evaluate data and write reports to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards.
Recommend modifications to existing quality or production standards to achieve optimum quality within limits of equipment capability.
Aid in planning work assignments in accordance with worker performance, machine capacity, production schedules, or anticipated delays.