Michigan Manufacturing: Michigan’s two largest cities ranked in ‘Top 5’ for advanced manufacturing and engineering jobs
Preparing for the future of Michigan manufacturing:
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Michigan’s two largest cities are beginning to shed their “rust belt’ reputation for a shinier, high-tech image that emphasizes their growth in advanced manufacturing and engineering jobs.
“Change The Equation,” a non-profit group that emphasizes STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) literacy in schools, listed Detroit and Grand Rapids on two of its “Top 5” lists for advanced manufacturing and new engineering jobs. The lists were published in October.
Aging and male-dominated workforces offer great opportunities for young workers and women with STEM skills in those cities, the group said. Michigan manufacturing