New Jersey Career Connections logo
print button

NJMEP logo

New Jersey’s Advanced Manufacturing Talent Network (AMTN) builds partnerships in the manufacturing industry to develop and support advanced manufacturing in the Garden State and formulate strategies for competing at the regional, national, and global levels.


The AMTN, led by the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program (NJMEP), connects with businesses, educational institutions, workforce organizations, training groups, and community- and faith-based organizations to gather ground-level intelligence on the industry to make informed decisions on high-quality public workforce investments and expand the number of New Jersey residents with industry-valued credentials or degrees.

Quick facts

  • In 2016, New Jersey employed nearly 44,000 people in chemical manufacturing, the state’s largest segment of advanced manufacturing, which ranks fifth among states behind only California, Texas, Illinois, and Ohio.
  • Approximately two-thirds of all manufacturing industry employment in the state is classified as advanced.
  • Average wages paid in many advanced manufacturing industries are well above the statewide private sector average of $62,420 in 2016.

Contact information

Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Food Industry Facebook Icon    Food Industry Twitter   Food TN LinkedIn Icon 

Michael Marchetti, Program Manager
New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program
Advanced Manufacturing Talent Network
2 Ridgedale Avenue, Suite 305
Cedar Knolls, New Jersey 07927
Phone: 973-998-9801
Cell: 201-306-0173
Fax: 973-860-4637
Frank Preta, Program Manager
New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program
Advanced Manufacturing Talent Network                                               
2 Ridgedale Avenue, Suite 305
Cedar Knolls, New Jersey 07927
Phone: 973-998-9801
Cell: 973-713-1128
Fax: 973-860-4637
Facebook icon    Twitter icon    Linkedin icon  

 

 

 

About Us