manufacturing. a background like yours is what hiring managers would kill for in the industry. The manufacturing sector has different openings for people like OP, such as planning, drafting, lean estimation, programming and even simple inspection.
On the other hand, if you can venture into a robotic farm or a factory that has CNC mills, you will possibly have a long illustrious career - possibly having even your own business. Keep us posted, we are here to rally behind machinists.
Why procrastinate today? When you can do it tomorrow!