Raising the profile of Manufacturing in Leeds.

Despite the recent challenges of the pandemic, manufacturing remains a diverse and thriving sector in Leeds offering wide range of career opportunities for young people.
Join us to discover how far a career in manufacturing can take you.

And, for employers, find out how to connect with schools, colleges, young people and recruit the next generation of manufacturing talent.

Manufacturers Share Best Practice

See videos from local manufacturers on how they have overcome the challenges of Covid.

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Online Events

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There IS a Future in Manufacturing in Leeds

With 1,645 manufacturing firms in Leeds, the city is the 3rd largest manufacturing centre in the country by local authority area, with 29,000 people directly employed in this sector.


Leeds Manufacturing

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Careers in Manufacturing in Leeds

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Raising the profile of manufacturing in Leeds