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Industrial Engineers

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Coordinate and implement quality control objectives, activities, or procedures to resolve production problems, maximize product reliability, or minimize costs.
Confer with clients, vendors, staff, and management personnel regarding purchases, product and production specifications, manufacturing capabilities, or project status.
Estimate production costs, cost saving methods, and the effects of product design changes on expenditures for management review, action, and control.
Analyze statistical data and product specifications to determine standards and establish quality and reliability objectives of finished product.
Apply statistical methods and perform mathematical calculations to determine manufacturing processes, staff requirements, and production standards.
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*Note: Not all occupations will have a full list of Task Duties or associated programs

Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Wichita State University Wichita Public INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING Bachelor Degree - BSIE 128
Wichita State University Wichita Public PRODUCT DESIGN & MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING Bachelor Degree - BS 129
Kansas State University Manhattan Public INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING Bachelor Degree - BS 127
Fort Hays State University Hays Public TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP Bachelor Degree - BS 124
Fort Hays State University Hays Public TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP Bachelor Degree - BS 124