Engineering careers

Leading employers

  • Aecom Australia Pty Ltd
  • Aurecon
  • B&H Consulting and Engineering
  • Clough
  • GHD
  • GHD
  • Industrea
  • KBR
  • Minova
  • OneSteel
  • Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • Sinclair Knight Merz (SKM)
  • Sykes
  • Thiess
  • United Group Resources
  • Worley Parsons
  • Xstrata Technology

Professional associations and industry bodies

Skills and personality

  • Ability to see engineering plans from beginning stages to completion
  • Adherence to safety standards and procedures while building and installing
  • Effectively use a variety of computer software, tools and equipment to complete work
  • Enjoy fabricating and designing products and services
  • High attention to detail including accuracy and precision of work
  • Highly analytical to diagnose causes and effects of engineering problems and solutions
  • Specialised knowledge of specific engineering field and practices
  • Strong critical thinking skills and innovation, testing hypotheses and developing new products and services
  • Strong problem solving skills to test new products and figure out cause of defects
  • Work in a team with others on projects and service delivery