Is manufacturing engineering a hands on job or you actually are involved in the development of a product?
Like i wanted to be a engineer when i was young and really wanted to pursue it. But i dont want to be sitting down and designing i rather prefer hands on work.
Asked By: da_champ242 - 7/29/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
You get to do it all, particularly in smaller companies. Design, debug, install prototypes. But the repetitive (boring) work of cranking out widget after widget is done by (lesser-paid) persons who prefer that type of work over brain work... More
Answered By: Violet W - 7/29/2010
Additional Answers (1)
All the best designers and engineers have usually worked their way up through the stages. Starting with being able to make it. Learning it on paper and doing it are two different things ! Uni degrees ain't worth squat without some practical experience.
Answered By: Stuart H - 7/30/2010
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Free for Job Listers and Job Seekers!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Learn the truth from the online report.
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.