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Old 10-20-2010, 02:14 PM
 
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What city/region has the most opportunities in manufacturing?
I'm from Europe and I've seen that my company and other German companies have some operations in South Carolina (Spartanburg area). I've been there but I want to know what other regions have more opportunities (for an engineer) and are nice places to live!
Here in Germany or even northern Switzerland where I live there are a lot of opportunities in the field in almost every city. What American city has the most to offer for a mechanical engineer, industrial engineer or a manufacturing engineer?
Thanks!
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Old 10-20-2010, 02:50 PM
 
Location: Up on the moon laughing down on you
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according to http://www.indeed.com/forum/job/Manufacturing.html

it is:

1. Houston, TX (3924) -
2. Chicago, IL (2753)
3. New York, NY (2343)
4. Los Angeles, CA (2061)
5. San Diego, CA (1990)


According to USNews tech jobs are best found in:

Boston
Houston
Atlanta
Huntsville
San Fransisco
San Diego
Huntsville
New York
Phoenix
Seattle
Washington

No Austin????
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Old 10-20-2010, 03:32 PM
 
Location: New Jersey
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Philadelphia, New Jersey, New York
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Old 10-20-2010, 03:44 PM
 
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What about cities like Saint Paul, Saint Louis, Kansas City, Indianapolis or Cleveland?
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Old 01-27-2011, 04:26 AM
 
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What manufacturing jobs ? America has any of those jobs left that have not been outsourced to China ?
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Old 01-30-2011, 09:34 AM
 
Location: Metro Detroit Area, Michigan
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What manufacturing jobs ? America has any of those jobs left that have not been outsourced to China ?
Or Mexico. Ford builds its best selling car in the U.S. down in Mexico.
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Old 01-30-2011, 10:52 AM
 
Location: Minneapolis (St. Louis Park)
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What about cities like Saint Paul, Saint Louis, Kansas City, Indianapolis or Cleveland?
Good question.
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