- 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.
You can start to build the skills you’ll need to get to the top even before you leave university, says Shaun Simmons, managing director of engineering at Cordant Recruitment.
The automotive engineering consultancy is expecting more graduate work following the launch of its new £10m facility later this year.
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
A new survey puts graduate salaries at top engineering firms way behind those in other sectors. That’s dangerous for the companies and damaging for the whole industry.
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