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STEM Manufacturing

At STEM Manufacturing, employees learn how to use manufacturing equipment, including 3D printers and Button Machines, to fulfill orders made by JA BizTown citizens. Products sold by STEM Manufacturing include 3D printed novelty items, buttons, mechanical puzzles, and pop tubes. (debit card only)


You may enjoy working here if you like:

  • Science
  • Experiments
  • Research
  • Marketing
  • Sales

The Peter J. King Family Foundation Experiential Learning Lab
302 King Avenue
JA BizTown, MN 55104

  • Obtains bank loan
  • Supervises employees and oversees business operations
  • Signs paychecks
  • Meets with other businesses to purchase insurance, renewable energy, and health insurance
  • Helps other employees with their work, and stands in for them on their breaks
  • Inputs and submits business loan to the bank
  • Creates and prints paychecks
  • Signs paychecks if CEO is not available
  • Pays online bills sent to business
  • Monitors money coming into the business
  • Deposits money from sales to bank
  • Assembles products for retail sales with manufacturing equipment, including a Button Machine and 3D Printer
  • Sets prices for products
  • Assists with sales as needed
  • Sets prices for products
  • Sets up Point-of-Sale (cash register) and display area
  • Greets customers & accepts payment from sales

Students in Action