A artificier is somone who is at the front of technological development.They are the inventors of new products and innovators of the society. They make anything that they deem useful. Most are now in the war area. Artificers are not hard to come by, but good artificers are. You have to get a education for the work and the best place to get it is at collegium. Artificers are on high demand and always will be as long as technology is still being used.