CREC Project News and Updates

CREC Releases Manufacturing Job Openings Data for Massachusetts

February 8, 2012

As part of an ongoing effort to increase awareness about the importance of manufacturing to the U.S. economy, CREC staff Lauren Gilchrist and Ken Poole recently partnered with the University of Massachusetts Donahue Institute to disseminate information about 2011 job openings in the state.  Manufacturing posted the second largest number of job openings in 2011, second only to the health care sector, with company openings totaling nearly 73,000.

Access the release here.

Access CREC’s analysis of nationwide manufacturing job openings, released in November 2011, here.

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