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Extruding and Forming Machine Setter Jobs Bismarck ND

Overall employment of textile, apparel, and furnishings workers is expected to decline rapidly through 2018, but outlook varies by detailed occupation. In addition to some employment growth in a few specialties, the vast majority of openings will stem from the need to replace workers who leave the occupation each year.

I B E W System Council U13
(701) 222-2514
1800 Commerce St
Bismarck, ND
 
Ibew Local 714
(701) 258-6370
1800 Commerce St
Bismarck, ND
 
Carpenter'S Union Local 1091
(701) 255-3700
217 S Mandan St
Bismarck, ND
 
Boilermakers Lodge 647
(701) 663-2384
1323 E Front Ave
Bismarck, ND
 
Job Service North Dakota
(800) 247-0981
1601 East Century Avenue
Bismarck, ND
 
Cwa
(701) 258-8222
418 E Rosser Ave Ste B
Bismarck, ND
 
Missouri Slope Central Labor Council
(701) 224-9503
1323 E Front Ave
Bismarck, ND
 
Laborer'S Unionlocal 563
(701) 223-5991
1323 E Front Ave Ste 2
Bismarck, ND
 
North Dakota Safety Council Inc
(701) 223-6372
1640 Burnt Boat Drive
Bismarck, ND
 
Western Drilling Inc
(701) 471-7890
3566 110th Ave NE
Bismarck, ND
 

Extruding and Forming Machine Setter Jobs

Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers

Overall employment of textile, apparel, and furnishings workers is expected to decline rapidly through 2018, but outlook varies by detailed occupation. In addition to some employment growth in a few specialties, the vast majority of openings will stem from the need to replace workers who leave the occupation each year.

Employment change. Employment in textile, apparel, and furnishing occupations is expected to decline by 15 percent between 2008 and 2018. Apparel workers have been among the most rapidly declining occupational groups in the economy. Increasing imports, the growing use of offshore assembly, and greater productivity through automation will contribute to additional job losses. Also, many new textiles require less production and processing.

Domestic production of apparel and textiles will continue to move abroad, and imports to the U.S. market are expected to increase. Fierce competition in the market for apparel will keep domestic apparel and textile firms under intense pressure to cut costs and produce more with fewer workers. Although the textile industry already is highly automated, it will continue to seek to increase worker productivity through the introduction of labor-saving machinery and the invention of new fibers and fabrics that reduce production costs. Technological developments, such as computer-aided marking and grading, computer-controlled cutters, semiautomatic sewing and pressing machines, and automated material-handling systems have increased output while reducing the need for some workers in larger firms.

Despite advances in technology, the apparel industry has had difficulty utilizing automated equipment for ass...

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