Stand out with STEM
A 2014 report from the Office of the Chief Scientist, Australia’s STEM Workforce: A Survey of Employers, found STEM graduates are in demand in our industries.
Key stats from the report:
of employers agreed people with STEM qualifications are able to adapt to business change.
of employers agreed people with STEM qualifications are valuable to the workplace.
of employers nominated STEM staff as the most innovative
of fast-growing occupations require STEM skills, according to a recent report from PwC, A Smart move: Future-proofing Australia’s Workforce.
People with STEM qualifications are most likely to be employed as:
Trades workers and technicians
Plus engineering and technology companies aren’t the only businesses looking for STEM graduates!
According to Grad Australia, Australia’s leading graduate employers in 2016 are:
9. BHP Billiton
Author: Heather Catchpole
Heather co-founded Careers with STEM publisher Refraction Media. She loves storytelling, Asian food & dogs and has reported on science stories from live volcanoes and fossil digs