Wanted Analytics (03/22/12) Carolyn Menz
Job postings for industrial engineers rose 27% in February compared with the same month in 2011. Demand is recovering well from its recessionary low in June 2009, up 207%. Companies in Los Angeles posted the most jobs, a 50% increase from a year ago. Houston, Detroit, Chicago, and New York rounded out the list of the top five metro areas with an increase in hiring demand for industrial engineers.