Manufacturing is the process of adding value to raw materials by turning them into products. In DuPage County, the primary manufacturing industries are metals and food, but the world of high-tech manufacturing encompasses a wide-range of industries with employers eager to add more highly skilled workers to their team.
Manufacturing has undergone rapid modernization over the past 20 years to keep pace with the global economy. Incorporating cutting edge technologies and developing new products, manufacturing companies in DuPage County are constantly innovating. Behind these creative processes is a skilled workforce of “makers” carving out career paths for themselves in rewarding fields.