Examples of Engineering skills include: Technical, Problem-solving, Creativity & Team working skills.
Engineering has a particularly high starting salary balanced to other careers, and with an extreme shortage of Engineers in the UK there has never been a more suitable time to begin a career in Engineering. Applying principles of science, technology, and maths, engineers can find themselves operating in a wide variety of jobs.
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Acoustics consultants help manage and control noise and vibrations in homes, workplaces and other environments.
Aerospace engineers design, build and maintain planes, spacecraft and satellites.
Agricultural engineers build, service and repair agricultural, horticultural and forestry machinery and equipment.
Analytical textile technologist
Analytical textile technologists produce technical textiles for industries like automotive, aerospace and healthcare.
Auto electricians fit and repair the electrics in motor vehicles.
Broadcast engineers make sure television, radio and online programmes are broadcast at the right times and are high quality.
Building services engineer
Building services engineers design, install and service equipment and systems in buildings like offices, hospitals and shopping centres.
Computer-aided design (CAD) technicians use software to design buildings, machinery, goods and components.
Chemical engineers develop ways to turn raw materials into everyday products.
Civil engineers design and manage construction projects, from bridges and buildings to transport links and sports stadiums.
Construction plant mechanic
Construction plant mechanics make sure that heavy plant machinery like diggers and dumper trucks is well maintained and working safely.
Critical care technologist
Critical care technologists (CCTs) make sure equipment used in the care of critically ill patients is safe and effective.
Cycle mechanics build, repair and service all kinds of bikes.
Design and development engineer
Design engineers improve product performance and efficiency while researching and developing new manufacturing ideas and systems.
Domestic appliance service engineer
Domestic appliance service engineers install and repair household goods like washing machines and fridges.
Electrical engineers design, build and maintain electrical systems, machinery and equipment.
Electricity generation worker
Electricity generation workers operate and maintain equipment in power stations.
Electronics engineers design and develop systems for industry, from mobile communications to manufacturing and aerospace.
Energy engineers research, design and build power generation plants, and work in the oil and gas industry.
Ergonomists help to make sure that equipment and machinery is safe and easy to use.
Forklift truck engineer
Forklift truck engineers service and repair lift trucks.
Foundry mould maker
Foundry moulders make moulds to shape molten metal into castings used to make parts for industry.
Gas mains layer
Gas mains layers install and maintain the pipelines that supply homes and businesses with gas.
Handypersons carry out minor repairs and small jobs in people's homes and businesses.
Helicopter engineers service and repair helicopters.
Lighting technicians set up and operate lighting for concerts, conferences and theatre, or in film and TV productions.
Locksmiths install, repair and maintain locks for homes and businesses.
Maintenance fitters install, service and repair industrial machinery and equipment.
Materials engineers research the behaviour of materials used in industry to make them stronger, lighter and more hard-wearing.
Merchant Navy engineering officer
Merchant Navy engineering officers maintain the mechanical and electrical machinery and instruments on board a ship.
Metrologists use very precise measurements in science and industry to make sure that processes and products meet high standards.
Motor mechanics repair and service cars and vans.
Naval architects design, construct, refit and repair marine vessels and offshore structures.
Nuclear engineers are responsible for the safe running of nuclear power stations.
Patent attorneys advise clients on how to apply for patents on new inventions, designs or processes.
Physicists study matter and try to work out why it behaves like it does.
Robotics engineers design and build machines to do automated jobs in industries like manufacturing, aerospace and medicine.
Roustabouts work on oil and gas rigs, maintaining equipment, unloading supplies and helping the drilling team.
Satellite engineers install and repair telecoms equipment and satellite systems.
Structural engineers help to design and build large structures and buildings, like hospitals, sports stadiums and bridges.
Drama, Music & Performing Arts