Careers

Manufacturing remains essential to Marathon County’s economy. Our region is full of growing manufacturing companies that are doing and making great things with advanced technologies. We need smart, skilled, driven people like you to keep this sector strong.

Manufacturers in our county offer a multitude of opportunities to put your talents to good use and quickly start earning a good living.

Manufacturing Segments in Marathon County

  • Automotive
  • Biomedical devices
  • Chemicals
  • Computers and electronics
  • Defense
  • Energy
  • Food and beverage
  • Machinery
  • Metals
  • Plastics and rubber
  • Power, automation and control
  • Printing
  • Water technology

Career Options
Here’s a look at the wide variety of possible manufacturing positions

  • General Manufacturing Careers- From cars to electronics to aerospace equipment.
  • CNC / Machine Tool Operator – Program and run super-accurate, computer-controlled tools to mill, shape and grind metal into precise shapes.
  • Electrical / Electronic Occupations – Computers and electronic circuitry drive nearly everything in manufacturing.
  • Welder – Among the most in-demand skills in manufacturing, the art of welding requires precision and attention to detail.

Other Key Manufacturing Roles
We don’t only need people on the plant floor. Skilled and entry-level positions are available in:

  • Accounting
  • Human resources
  • Information systems
  • Maintenance
  • Materials management
  • Operations management
  • Quality assurance
  • Sales and marketing