Career Pathways

The NIMS Career Pathway Tool helps employers, job seekers and educators understand the numerous career pathways in the industry and what NIMS credentials really mean—how they help validate skills at a variety of levels and how they can be earned to help students and workers enter and advance in careers. The goal is to help employers enhance HR practices; help educators design better curriculum; and provide actionable career information to job seekers.

Use the filters below to search through different positions available in manufacturing, and how NIMS credentials relate at every level.

CMM Service Technician

Installs and maintains various Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMM) in the field or internally.
Community/Technical College Program
Vendor/Supplier Jobs

Cutting Tools Sales Engineer

Builds relationships and nurtures leads with customers interested in buying cutting tools.
Community/Technical College Program
Vendor/Supplier Jobs

Director of Manufacturing

Oversees management of all areas of manufacturing operations to produce products and direct activities, allowing approved products to be manufactured on-schedule and within quality standards and cost objectives.
Advanced Degree Program
Upper Management

Machine Tool Service Technician

Installs and maintains various CNC machine tools either in the field or internally.
Community/Technical College Program
Vendor/Supplier Jobs

Machine Tools Sales Engineer

Builds relationships and nurtures leads with customers interested in buying machine tools.
Community/Technical College Program
Vendor/Supplier Jobs
Looking for real job openings?