Working in manufacturing with a degree (or similar)
The range of jobs becomes more varied at graduate level. You could work in researching, designing or producing a product.
The industry needs designers, scientists and engineers, so a degree in science, design or engineering could help you to start a career in manufacturing. In some roles, an understanding of business and finance will be important.
Approximate pay levels
Figures supplied as a guide only
To work in a management role, you will need to gain some relevant experience first.
Information on the engineering and manufacturing sector