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Eastern Washington WDA: Asotin, Garfield, Whitman counties
Qualification: Demand SOC code: 511011 FirstLine Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers Occupation is Green

Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of production and operating workers, such as inspectors, precision workers, machine setters and operators, assemblers, fabricators, and plant and system operators. Excludes team or work leaders.

According to the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the typical level of education that most workers need to enter this occupation is: Postsecondary non-degree award. Additional training, experience, licenses or credentials may be required. Learn more at BLS.
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*How we calculate wages - Source data for wages come from the Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) survey and are subject to restrictions and limitations of the survey. Self-employment, private households and agricultural employment, except for agricultural services, are excluded from OES. All wage estimations are adjusted as of March 2013. Learn more.

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Qualification status for FirstLine Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers in the other WDAs included below, for relevant areas.
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QualificationSoc area
Balanced All workforce development areas, all counties
Not in demand Pacific Mountain WDA: Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Thurston counties
Not in demand Snohomish WDA: Snohomish County
Demand Seattle King WDA: King County
Not in demand Pierce WDA: Pierce County
Not in demand Benton- Franklin WDA: Benton, Franklin counties
Demand Spokane WDA: Spokane County
Balanced Northwest WDA: Whatcom county
Balanced Southwest WDA: Cowlitz, Wahkiakum counties
Balanced North Central WDA: Chelan/Douglas counties
Not in demand South Central WDA: Kittitas County
Not in demand Olympic Consortium WDA: Kitsap county
Balanced Northwest WDA: Skagit county
Balanced Southwest WDA: Clark County
Balanced North Central WDA: Grant, Adams counties
Not in demand South Central WDA: Klickitat County
Not in demand Olympic Consortium WDA: Clallam, Jefferson counties
Balanced Northwest WDA: Island, San Juan counties
Balanced North Central WDA: Okanogan County
Not in demand South Central WDA: Skamania County
Not in demand