Careers in Engineering

Exploring New Careers in Engineering

The world is changing fast and we’re recruiting new careers that didn’t exist 5 or even 1 year ago.  Although it’s exciting it can also be challenging to keep up and plan careers in engineering.  Within the world of engineering, these are a few of the avenues on the rise and could provide extraordinary career …

Marine Engineering

Marine Engineering: Routes into the Industry

Marine Engineering is wide-ranging, exciting and at the cutting edge of technology.  The challenges facing the sector including emissions, fuel diversification and communications are developing fast and you could be at the forefront of the technology.  Investment is being made in marine in the UK and as an island nation there is a shortage of …

CV Tips for Engineering Graduates

CV Tips for Engineering Graduates

As the summer break is drawing to a close it may have just occurred to some graduates that the ominous world of work lays ahead.  Fear not engineering graduates, your skills are in demand and a well-polished CV may be all that sits between you and your dream job.  These are our top tips for …

Chemical Engineering

Planning a career in chemical engineering

Chemical engineering is a highly sought after profession. Chemical engineers are employed in many sectors including energy, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing and FMCG. If you’re thinking about a career in chemical engineering, whether you’re applying for undergraduate courses, embarking on an apprenticeship, recently graduated or considering a career change, these are our tips for a successful application. …

Automotive Industry

Avenues into the automotive industry

The automotive industry is competitive but if you have a passion for transport and a technical mind you should find the perfect role. From garage mechanics to high-performance car designers the diversity of jobs is huge. These are the key elements you’ll need to consider as you embark on your career; Qualifications in the automotive …

Robotics

Roles in Robotics: The Forefront of Engineering

Roles in robotics are varied and you certainly don’t need a robotics degree to enter the industry.  Forget the futuristic androids of sci-fi, robots are more and more part of everyday life.  From health care to manufacturing, robots are everywhere.  Here are a few avenues into the wonderful world of robotics. Engineering roles in robotics …

Biotech

Biotech Careers and Opportunities

Biotech is a very broad term that refers to the use of biological systems to develop new products and processes.  Biotech is part of everyday life from the food we eat to the medicines we take but it is also essential in the battle to reverse climate change and protect our environment. Biotechnology has always existed …

Aerospace Career

Helping Your Aerospace Career Take Off

We’re here to support you in your aerospace career. Since our move to Farnborough, one of the leading hubs of aerospace in the UK, we have been reminded what a vital industry it is to our country. The UK is still one of the world leaders in aerospace and aviation. Approximately 128,000 people are directly employed in …

Manufacturing

Manufacturing Opportunities: An Overview

Manufacturing is a broad term that often conjures up visions of the soulless production line of the twentieth century. Production line jobs certainly still exist but the sector has a diverse range of roles for people with extremely diverse skill sets. What is manufacturing? Manufacturing is generally considered to be the processing of raw materials …

Civil Engineers on construction site

Career Paths for Civil Engineers

Civil engineers create the infrastructure our country is built on. They design roads, railways, bridges, public buildings, power plants, water management, off-shore facilities and much much more. The chancellor announced a huge investment in government infrastructure projects over the coming years and Britain may well be on the way to a building boom. There is …