If you’ve got engineering skills and qualifications, you can expect to earn a good salary in a sector that’s relevant to almost every business in one form or another. It’s an industry that covers a broad and diverse field, with career opportunities in areas as varied as civil engineering and electrical engineering.

With civil engineering jobs predicted to rise 15% by 2018, you might want to focus your skills on designing roads and cities or ensuring telecommunications in the country can function effectively. Or, you might prefer to concentrate on your mechanical abilities and follow a career path in production, maintenance and repair, with a number of jobs to choose from!

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Explore the jobs you can apply for, once you complete different course levels.

Engineering Operative

Facilities Service Operative

Telecoms Field Operative

Civil Engineering Technician

Engineering Design & Draughtsperson

Engineering Technician

Facilities Management Supervisor

General Welder

Highways Electrician & Service Operative

Plumbing & Domestic Heating Technician

Railway Engineering Design Technician

Surveying Technician

Cellular Network Field Engineer

Civil Engineering Senior Technician

Engineer Surveyor

Engineering Manufacturing Technician

Facilities Manager

Rail Engineering Advanced Technician

Senior CAD Engineer

Space Engineering Technician

Welding Technologist

Aerospace Engineer

Chartered Surveyor

Chemical Engineer

Civil Engineer

Electrical Engineer

Electro-Mechanical Engineer

Electronic Engineer

Geotechnical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Medical Engineer

Quality Manager

Rail Engineer

Robotics Engineer

Senior & Head of Facilities Management

Construction & Engineering

From the foundations of a building to the finishing paintwork on a brand new vehicle, the construction and automotive world has a massive impact on literally everything around us.

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