The Colorado Community College System has developed cocareeractiontools.com, an informational website for those seeking careers in the advanced manufacturing industry in Colorado. Jobs in this industry include electrical and mechanical maintenance techs; machinists; welders; and jobs in engineering/R&D; logistics & supply; production & assembly; quality assurance; and sales. The site provides information on where to go to get an education in these fields, as well as information on how to advance your career in the industry. The site also includes a helpful feature where you can “map your skills” to advanced manufacturing from the energy, construction, or military sectors. Finally, the site includes recruiting information for employers in the industry.
This is a helpful site for anyone considering a career in, or a career change to, the advanced manufacturing industry and for those looking to attract top talent to their companies.