Engineer

Other Engineering Professionals refers to members of this unit group that are not elsewhere classified. This group may include Agricultural Engineers, Engineering Technologists and Environmental Engineers.

Duties and tasks

  • Analyses technology, resources and market demand to identify potential projects
  • Consults with management, production and marketing staff regarding project details
  • Coordinates and supervises projects
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures
  • Hires, trains and assigns staff
  • Prepares contracts, budgets and bids

Skills required

  • Degree in Engineering
  • Good managerial skills
  • Knowledge of administrative procedures, such as budgeting, hiring and supervision
  • Pays attention to details
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Working conditions

Other Engineering Professionals spend most of their time in an office. Most Engineering Professionals work at least 40 hours a week and may need to work additional hours when nearing project deadlines.

Professional associations / Industry information

Association of Professional Engineers, Scientists and Managers Australia 

Engineers Australia 

National Engineering Registration Board 

Related jobs and job titles

  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Agricultural Engineers
  • Civil Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Electrical or Electronics Engineer
  • Electronics Engineer
  • Engineering Technologists
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Structural Engineer

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