When people think of Machinists, they probably envision highly skilled workers who have hands-on knowledge of Manufacturing. While this may be true, there is still an immensity of open job positions in non-technical roles that are within the industry of industrial Machinery & Manufacturing. Below are a few non-Machinist roles NTMA helps to train & hire for:

  • Plant/Machine Shop Supervisor – After working on the shop floor for a number of years, a common mid/senior-level role to consider is Shop/Plant Supervisor. These high-level positions oversee the overall operation of production manufacturing and are often closely aligned with executive leadership. 
  • Quality Assurance Technician – Usually responsible for production yields, QA roles help maintain proper scrutiny to ensure dimensional accuracy, repeatability, and overall delivery of manufactured parts. 
  • Metrology/Inspection Technician – Mostly concerned with part inspection, Metrology Technicians are linked with Quality Assurance and Manufacturing teams for production houses. 

While CNC Machinists are in extremely high demand, there are a variety of jobs outside of being a CNC Programmer, Operator, or Machinist that are also out there. Whether you have a passion for hands-on work, Digital Marketing, Sales, HR, or any other facet of the Machining industry, we help get you to the next level with our team here at NTMA! 

Learn more about our course offerings here: https://ntmamcc.org/our-programs-ntma-training-centers/