industrial engineer


Industrial engineers design a vast array of production systems aiming to present efficient and effective solutions. They integrate a varied number of variables such as workers, technology, ergonomics, production flows, and product specifications for the design and implementation of production systems. They can specify and design for microsystems as well.

Alternative label

  • industrial engineering expert

  • industrial waste engineer

  • industrial technology engineer

  • industrial technology engineering adviser

  • industrial technology engineering expert

  • industrial engineering consultant

  • industrial technology engineering consultant

  • industrial engineers

  • industrial engineering adviser

  • industrial engineering specialist

  • industrial technology engineering specialist

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