What does an Industrial Specialist Do?

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An Industrial Specialist helps ensure that manufacturing facilities operate with full productivity and performance. They often plan the expansion or conversion of , or they work with production managers to ensure successful operations.  may also provide technical advice about machinery or materials to employees. When looking at industrial properties, it’s best to have a skilled team to help you along every stage, from finding the  to converting it to best fit your company’s plans.

Qualifications to Become an Industrial Specialist

Becoming an industrial specialist involves getting a degree in industrial management, applied sciences, business administration, engineering, or a related field. Many industrial specialists focus on specific fields like aviation or chemicals. Being an industrial specialist requires skills in management, interpersonal skills, and the flexibility to travel for on-site inspections.

Further Your Career With an SIOR Designation

The Society of Office and Industrial  is a global association of skilled professional office and industrial real estate specialists. Members of the  have proven themselves to be the most experienced and knowledgeable and have passed rigorous transaction guidelines as well as SIOR ethics courses.

Gaining certification for Industrial or Office Specialists from SIOR demonstrates that you are one of the best in your field. Those seeking this certification should have at least five years of active experience in industrial or office real estate brokerage, sales, leasing, transaction management, or marketing. You should complete an International Production Verification Affidavit and be able to provide endorsements from two active designee members. The SIOR designation is more than a certification; it is proof of your skills. An SIOR designation means your experience is acknowledged by commercial real estate brokers, agents, corporate real estate executives, as well as other real estate professionals.

Working with an Industrial Specialist ensures you will always make the most informed decisions about commercial real estate purchases. Mike Ullian of  earned the SIOR designation over 30 years ago. He has worked and lived in Brevard County for the entirety of that time. Contact us to schedule a time to learn more about working with industrial specialists in Brevard County, FL.

This article was originally published on November 5, 2020, but has been updated for freshness and accuracy.