Numbers of Production Occupations in Longview, TX

Occupation group

Production Occupations

Year Number
2005 9,340
2006 10,110
2007 10,210
2008 11,020
2009 10,280
2010 8,760
2011 8,730
2012 9,910
2013 8,510
2014 9,230
2015 9,430
2016 8,500
2017 6,820
2018 7,930

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Year Number
2005 720
2006 830
2007 690
2008 810
2009 780
2010 690
2011 710
2012 820
2013 600
2014 620
2015 560
2016 650
2017 500
2018 550

Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2009 300
2010 280
2011 100
2012 100
2013 90
2014 70
2015 100
2016 60

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers

Year Number
2007 110
2008 130
2009 180
2010 140
2011 110
2012 120
2013 50
2014 70
2015 70
2016 150

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

Year Number
2016 60

Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Year Number
2005 180
2006 200
2007 410
2008 460
2009 350
2010 220
2011 250
2012 120
2013 100
2014 110
2015 150
2016 90
2017 60
2018 110

Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators

Year Number
2006 70
2008 50
2009 40
2010 40

Team Assemblers

Year Number
2005 1,270
2006 1,410
2007 1,150
2008 1,080
2009 800
2010 680
2011 460
2012 230
2013 180
2014 320
2015 460
2016 630

Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Year Number
2006 70
2007 70
2008 30
2009 60
2010 80
2011 120
2012 190
2013 100
2014 120
2015 140
2016 90

Bakers

Year Number
2005 40
2006 120
2008 90
2009 70
2010 100
2015 70
2016 80
2017 80
2018 80

Butchers and Meat Cutters

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50
2007 40
2008 30
2009 30
2010 140
2011 200
2012 230
2013 160
2014 110
2016 80
2017 90
2018 140

Food Batchmakers

Year Number
2007 70

Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2007 90
2014 40
2015 40

Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 110
2006 150
2007 300
2008 250
2009 260
2010 170
2011 170
2012 210
2016 190
2018 480

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 30
2006 40
2011 50
2012 50
2013 40
2014 50
2015 40
2016 30

Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 40
2007 50
2008 60
2009 60
2013 50
2014 60

Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 80
2006 70
2007 160
2008 130
2009 130
2010 70
2011 100

Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 50
2008 50
2013 40
2014 40
2018 90

Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 350
2006 350
2007 280
2008 190
2009 240
2010 220
2011 260
2012 320
2013 260
2014 270
2015 250
2016 220
2017 120
2018 220

Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2007 110
2009 120
2010 60
2011 70
2012 50
2015 40

Grinding/Lapping/Polishing/Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Pla

Year Number
2005 170
2006 260
2007 190
2008 120
2009 100
2010 100
2011 130
2012 130
2013 110
2014 110
2015 100
2016 60
2017 50
2018 80

Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2005 100
2007 120
2008 100
2009 70
2010 40

Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2007 50

Machinists

Year Number
2005 700
2006 700
2007 970
2008 890
2009 820
2010 450
2011 480
2012 400
2013 470
2014 430
2015 610
2016 370
2017 280
2018 330

Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2006 50
2007 70
2012 40

Pourers and Casters, Metal

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2014 40
2015 40

Foundry Mold and Coremakers

Year Number
2014 40
2015 40

Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 100
2007 110
2008 80
2009 100
2010 130
2011 120
2012 310
2015 230
2016 290
2017 290
2018 180

Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 60
2007 60
2008 50
2009 80
2010 90
2011 140
2012 140
2013 120
2014 130
2015 150
2018 60

Tool and Die Makers

Year Number
2005 60
2006 60
2007 70
2008 30
2014 30
2015 30
2016 30
2018 100

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Year Number
2005 860
2006 1,060
2007 1,240
2008 1,280
2009 1,220
2010 1,040
2011 1,350
2012 1,630
2013 1,500
2014 1,950
2015 2,150
2016 1,930
2017 850
2018 940

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 100
2010 30
2011 40
2012 220
2013 190
2014 220
2015 130
2016 90

Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2006 30
2007 130
2008 130
2009 150
2010 50
2011 60
2012 60
2018 80

Prepress Technicians and Workers

Year Number
2005 50
2006 40

Printing Press Operators

Year Number
2005 50
2006 110
2007 150
2008 130
2009 110
2010 130
2011 80
2013 120
2014 140
2015 90
2016 70
2017 80
2018 90

Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Year Number
2005 170
2006 180
2007 150
2008 100
2010 130
2011 170
2012 140
2013 120
2014 80
2016 90
2017 100
2018 100

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Year Number
2005 90
2008 40
2009 30
2012 100
2013 150
2016 40
2017 60
2018 70

Sewing Machine Operators

Year Number
2006 150
2007 70
2008 60
2010 30

Upholsterers

Year Number
2005 30
2014 30

Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Year Number
2005 120
2006 90
2007 110
2008 100
2009 80
2010 80
2011 140
2012 140
2013 120
2014 90
2015 100
2016 130
2017 140
2018 150

Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood

Year Number
2006 180
2010 100
2011 60
2012 100
2016 50
2017 100
2018 60

Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Year Number
2006 60
2007 120
2008 150
2009 80
2015 200

Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Year Number
2006 90
2007 100
2008 120
2009 150
2010 130
2011 110
2012 100
2013 120
2014 130
2015 100
2016 100
2017 90
2018 100

Gas Plant Operators

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 70
2009 80
2010 70
2014 100
2015 60

Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

Year Number
2009 700
2011 80
2012 170
2013 100
2014 120
2018 80

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2008 100
2009 140
2010 90
2013 340
2015 430

Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 100
2006 80
2008 70

Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

Year Number
2008 30
2010 40
2011 40
2015 80

Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 70
2006 100
2007 90
2008 60
2009 150
2010 100
2011 120
2015 50
2016 60
2017 60
2018 90

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2007 40
2008 40
2009 40

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2005 80
2006 90
2007 60

Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Year Number
2005 420
2006 470
2007 520
2008 430
2009 420
2010 450
2011 490
2012 430
2013 330
2014 360
2015 490
2016 460
2017 480
2018 490

Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2005 40

Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 60
2006 70
2007 60
2008 150
2009 400
2010 350
2011 280
2012 90
2013 170
2014 200
2015 220
2016 160

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2006 160
2007 150
2008 180
2009 120
2010 100
2011 90
2012 120
2013 130
2014 120
2016 60
2017 70
2018 100

Painters, Transportation Equipment

Year Number
2006 220
2007 40
2008 60
2009 60
2010 90
2011 210
2012 230
2013 150
2014 80
2015 100
2016 80
2017 90
2018 120

Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Year Number
2009 40
2010 50
2011 50
2012 40

Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

Year Number
2005 30
2006 70
2007 50
2008 70

Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Year Number
2017 80

Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Year Number
2011 60
2012 50
2013 60
2018 50

Helpers--Production Workers

Year Number
2005 400
2006 470
2007 480
2008 630
2009 380
2010 350
2011 290
2012 360
2013 450
2014 480
2015 380
2016 250
2017 210
2018 280

Production Workers, All Other

Year Number
2012 40
2013 30
2014 40
2016 40
2017 30