Manufacturing is at the heart of engineering, as everything in our daily lives needs to be made. Advanced manufacturing is the use of innovative technology to improve these products or processes.

Manufacturing is a vital asset to the Liverpool City Region, supporting nearly 50,000 careers in 3,000 companies. From pharmaceuticals to shipping, car manufacture to energy development, the sector is made up of both multi-national companies and home-grown businesses.

Possible careers in this sector:

  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Precision Machinist
  • Production Supervisor
  • Health and Safety Inspector
  • Accountant
  • Business Administrator
  • Computer Technician
  • Electrician
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Production and Process Engineer
  • Assembler
  • Maintenance Fitter
  • Scientist
  • Biochemist
  • Vehicle Technician

Our subject areas linked to this sector:

  • 50,000
    people employed

  • 3,000+

  • £3.2bn


Choose a different growth sector:

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Creative and Digital
  • Financial and Professional Services
  • Life Science and Health
  • Low Carbon
  • SuperPort
  • Visitor Economy