Hands on. High tech. Huge potential.

Manufacturing has emerged as one of the hottest fields in Hillsborough County.
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Manufacturer of the Month

Southern Manufacturing Technologies

Southern Manufacturing Technologies

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Training & Education Update

Hillsborough Community

Hillsborough Community

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Hillsborough Community College will offer a free Certified Production Technician training and certification program for county residents beginning January 30.

Owner Roy Sweatman and Director of Human Resources Shannon Sweatman of Southern Manufacturing Technologies talked to us about why now is a great time to be in manufacturing.
Read on.

Career Paths

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and get ahead.


Meet the manufacturing companies
who call Hillsborough County home.

Why Manufacturing?

Explore the advantages and
opportunities in this growing sector.


Manufacturers In
Hillsborough County


manufacturing jobs added
between 2013 and 2016

< 2

years of post-high school training
required for an entry-level position

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