The manufacturing cluster in Southwest Alabama includes a wide range of advanced manufacturing companies. Process manufacturers in the region include leading producers of steel, chemicals, and paper related products. The region’s skilled workforce supports manufacturing which directly employs over 25,000 workers in Southwest Alabama.

Manufacturer employers seek individuals who are problem solvers with technical skills and creative minds. Whether you are an engineer looking to solve the latest puzzle in production or an operator ensuring everything runs as planned, manufacturing can provide challenging and rewarding employment.



Browse the various jobs below within the manufacturing industry.

Chemical Engineer
Civil Engineer
Electrical Engineer
Mechanical Engineer
Team Manager


The Career Success Guides created by AlabamaWorks contains additional information about the various career clusters that tie into construction industry.