Engineering Careers

Engineers make things happen. And engineering is such an incredibly diverse field, with so much knowledge wrapped up within it – of mathematics, physics, mechanics, structural analysis and design, materials, surveying, chemistry and ecology – that as an engineer you are one of the most valuable creators and problem-solvers around.

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Engineers make things happen. And engineering is such an incredibly diverse field, with so much knowledge wrapped up within it – of mathematics, physics, mechanics, structural analysis and design, materials, surveying, chemistry and ecology – that as an engineer you are one of the most valuable creators and problem-solvers around.

You can wind up virtually anywhere – in local and state government, in consultancy, design and construction, environmental control, planning and development, or agriculture and mining.

Take a look at our engineering courses to find out how you can make a contribution through engineering. We also have a range of career advice and resources to help you on your way.

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Design F1 cars and engineer your future

What do maths, science and racing cars have in common? Well everything in fact – and if you have never considered a career in engineering then start your engines.

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Engineers top recruiters\' skills shortages list

Permanent recruitment has risen in the last three months from four per cent to seven per cent of recruitment agency jobs, with engineers topping the skills shortages list.

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Engineers: making the impossible possible

Have you ever had a dream that seemed impossible? Have you ever wanted to solve the energy problem, or walk on water? Even translate your dog’s barks? Well, this is where Engineers Australia steps in.

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Engineers: Rebels with a cause

Like a tall, dark and handsome stranger, engineering is often considered the mysterious outsider in the room full of Average Joes.

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Engineering your career

It’s Australian Engineering Week from 5-11 August 2013, with engineering-related events, site tours and activities nation-wide. Here\'s a guide to some of the career options Engineers Australia is highlighting as part of this week.

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AIM Business School
ALC Training
Australasian College of Health and Wellness
Australian College of Physical Education
Australian Institute of Business
Australian Institute of Management Education and Training
Australian Institute of Personal Trainers
Billy Blue College of Design
Builders Academy Australia
Building and Construction Training Australia
Celtic Training
Collaboration Learning
College for Adult Learning
Demi International
Ducere Global Business School
Ella Bache College
Endeavour College of Natural Health
Foundation Education
Gateway Training Academy
GROW Training Group
Hader Institute of Education
Hammond Institute
Industry Skills Training
Insight Training
James Cook University Online
La Trobe University
Lumify Learn
MCI Institute
Melbourne College of Further Education
MiTraining
Monarch Institute
Monash College Future Skills
National Business Institute of Australia
Nepean Industry Edge Training
Onfit Training College
Open Colleges
Original Campus
Outsource Institute
Parker Brent
Pet Stylist Academy
Phillips Institute
RMIT Online
Sero Institute
Serve It Up
The Hotel School
The Institute of Applied Psychology
Torrens University Australia
University of Adelaide
University of the Sunshine Coast
UNSW Online
Upskilled
UTS Online
Victoria University Online
Torrens University Australia
Torrens University Australia
University of East London
Southern Cross University