Sustainable Manufacturing

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Sustainable Manufacturing degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:
Commercial Designer
Engineering Technician
Foundry Occupation
HVAC Design Engineer
Industrial Designer
Industrial Engineering Technician
Industrial Engineer
Machine Setter
Maintenance Machinist
Management Trainee
Manufacturers’ Agent
Manufacturing Engineer
Marketing Specialist
Materials Engineer
Operating Engineer
Operations Manager
Product Development Manager
Production Manager
Production & Material Coordinator
Production Planner
Purchasing Officer
Quality Control Inspector
Safety Inspector
Sales Representative
Sustainability Analyst
Sustainability Coordinator
Sustainability Engineer
Team Assembler
Technical Education Teacher
Technical Support
Tool & Die Maker
Tool Designer


  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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