Program Brochure Information - ATM, AUT, ELM, MET

Manufacturing Technology Program

Jefferson State’s Manufacturing Technology Program prepares students for employment in careers such as production technicians, industrial maintenance, automation, robotics, biomedical equipment technology, industrial and commercial electronics, welding, and computer aided drafting/design (CADD). Manufacturing Systems & Processes, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s), Robotics, Electronics, Automotive/ Automated Manufacturing, Bio-Medical Equipment Technology, Welding, Hydraulics/Pneumatics, Industrial Maintenance Technology, Computer-Aided Drafting/ Design (CADD), 3D Printing

Students get the hands-on training needed to excel in today’s job market.

A variety of student options are available, such as:

  • Certificate Programs
  • Associate Degree Programs
  • Dual Enrollment/Dual Credit
  • Early College Enrollment Program
  • High School Credits per State Policy

Manufacturing Systems Technology

Manufacturing jobs are among the highest paying positions in Alabama today. Earn Up to $59,000 per year. Join the fast changing world of manufacturing technology. Stop thinking about the future, BECOME PART OF THE FUTURE! Make your dreams a reality. The house, the car, the life. There is nothing you can’t do! Earn your degree, earn respect. Take pride in yourself! START TODAY!

Production Processes & Systems

  • Quality Control/Inspection
  • Safety and Maintenance Awareness
  • Production Supervision

Automotive/Automated Manufacturing

  • Robotics
  • Motor Drives and PLCs
  • Hydraulics/Pneumatics


AC/DC Circuits

  • Digital Circuits
  • Electronics

Industrial Technology

  • Mechanical Systems
  • Robotic Welding
  • PLCs

Welding Technology

  • Industrial Welding
  • Structural Welding
  • Robotic Welding

Computer Aided Drafting/Design

  • Computer Aided Drafting Design & Modeling
  •  3D Printing
  • GD & T

Biomedical Equipment

Maintain, Repair, Calibrate Electronic Medical Equipment

Contact Information

Don Wilcher
Director of Manufacturing & Technology
(205) 856-8517
[email protected]

Danny Taylor
Welding Instructor
(205) 856-8515
[email protected]

Jeff Wiley
Welding Instructor
(205) 856-7795
[email protected]

Brody Scott
Welding Instructor – Shelby
(205) 983-5813
[email protected]

Eric Carwell
Bio Med Technology
(205) 856-8516
[email protected]

Tamara Finch
(205) 856-6040
[email protected]


Statement of accreditation 2022