Workers in this group operate machines and other equipment to assemble goods or distribute energy.
Overall employment in production occupations is projected to decline 2 percent from 2021 to 2031, resulting in a decrease of about 163,600 jobs over the decade. Despite declining employment, opportunities are expected to arise from the need to replace workers who leave their occupations permanently. About 989,900 openings each year, on average, are projected to come from replacement needs.
(U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, September 2022).
Warehouse workers are individuals responsible for receiving, storing, organizing, and shipping goods within a warehouse or distribution center, ensuring efficient inventory management and order fulfillment.