NEWS & EVENTS
Ohio Quarterly Workforce Report Q2 2016
Following a drop in online job postings during Q1 2016, online postings for advanced manufacturing jobs related to
lightweighting in Ohio have continued to fall in Q2 2016. The 19,224 ads posted this past quarter represented a
17% decrease over the 23,027 ads during Q1 2016. On the other hand, 2016 marked the sixth consecutive year of
employment growth for lightweighting-related jobs in Ohio since the depths of the Great Recession in 2009. In
2009, only 656,554 Ohio workers were employed in lightweighting-related advanced manufacturing jobs, and in
2016, employment reached over 730,000.