In the wake of the pandemic construction boom, people with engineering skills remain high in demand. But it’s not just in traditional building, the industry is innovating to help meet Australia’s many challenges including climate change, our ageing population and growing cities making for new engineering careers.
Engineering jobs of the future will utilise Artificial Intelligence, robotics, quantum technology and automation to do everything from helping us get better healthcare to reducing carbon emissions.
In Careers with STEM: Engineering we highlight the careers cementing engineering’s bright future and the exciting jobs emerging in health, energy and aerospace.
Engineering underpins so many important jobs of our present and future. That’s why, in this issue – sponsored by Commonwealth Bank and Telstra – we’re shining a light on amazing engineering feats and the careers behind them.
Author: Charis Palmer
Charis is Managing Editor of Careers with STEM. She has spent her career making complex subjects fun and interesting for general audiences. She’s worked as a reporter, news editor and publisher/founder across science, energy, business/economics/markets and tech for organisations including The Conversation, iTnews, Monash University and Schwartz.