As an Advanced Manufacturing Engineer, you will design and develop machinery and equipment that will help optimize the manufacturing operations of the company or organization. You will perform research and analysis, create test structures, manage timelines, work on budgets, and many more.
Since you have a lot of tasks, there are specific skills and traits you should also have. You need to be creative so as to be able to easily solve problems that may arise. Then, listening skills are also needed. You need to understand consumers and clients, and one way to do this is to listen to them. Lastly, math skills are important as an Advanced Manufacturing Engineer. You need to be able to do even the basic math operations.
As an Advanced Manufacturing Engineer, you can earn an average salary of $81,783 annually, and this job also has a growth rate of 8%. You can also take on other roles and further your career as an Advanced Manufacturing Engineer. You can be a Senior Manufacturing Engineer, a Manufacturing Engineering Manager, a Plant Manager, or a Vice President of Manufacturing.