Careers In Engineering

Learn more about specific careers in Engineering

Below is a list of more specific careers in the Engineering field. Click the links below for our detailed career guides in each specific area, complete with real-life job profiles (informational interviews) and all the details you'd want to know to learn if that career is right for you. 

About Engineering Careers

The engineering industry is an incredibly vast and varied industry. It is an industry that offers a huge range of job opportunities, all which have a strong focus on design, science and mathematics. For example, there are mechanical, chemical, civil, aerospace or commercial engineers. However, other careers in the engineering industry also include project management, research and development or health and safety.

Engineering is closely linked to technology and the rise and advancement of it. As a result, engineers play a vital role in society and help to progress computers, hospital machines, medical technology, the internet and much more. Engineers of all specializations are in demand as the growing population creates the need for new infrastructures, new technology and other things, such as oil extraction or finding renewable energy sources.

Helping society progress and advance is a unique and fulfilling job. As a result, many of the careers in the engineering sector are likely to be rewarding and fulfilling.

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