- Skills & Careers
Skills & Careers
More companies are worried about a shortage of qualified engineers but fewer are offering training, the Institution’s annual skills survey has found.
There’s no doubt engineering in the UK remains a male-dominated field but that doesn’t mean women can’t succeed in the profession, explains Artemis Network founder Viv Dykstra.
Industry has made progress with recruitment, but can do more to retain female engineers
Ailie MacAdam, one of the UK’s top engineers, is determined to use her success to inspire industry’s next generation of women
On The Move
Even if some roles are replaced with robots, engineers and their associated skills will continue to be highly sought after, says the IET’s Stephanie Fernandes
The Engineer’s latest Women In Engineering special reports that while there’s tentative evidence that more women are pursuing an engineering career, industry can do more to ensure they stay.