LIFT Measures Ohio Advanced Manufacturing Job Postings for Q2


Lightweight Innovations For Tomorrow, LIFT, quarterly measures demand for lightweighting and advanced manufacturing jobs. According to its most recent report, there were 19,525 related Ohio job postings during Q2 2017, up 1.6 percent over Q2 2016, and demand has increased nine percent in the four years since analysis began in Q1 2013. Also, according to the report, 2017 is tracking to be the eighth consecutive year of employment growth with over 740,000 Ohio workers employed in lightweighting-related occupations – the greatest employment level since 2009. See an infographic of the Q2 report findings here, including the most in-demand jobs posted. The OMA is LIFT’s Ohio partner. 8/31/2017