Working in the planning, building, selling or management of construction projects (housing estates, roads, warehouses etc.).
Creating high quality drugs or chemicals, testing them to ensure they are effective and safe, and monitoring their effect on people and the environment.
Working in the manufacture, sales or support of all forms of computers and computer
systems, or in the creation and development of software.
Working in one of the many engineering or technology fields such as Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing, Motor and Energy.
Researching and investigating aspects of the physical universe, or using mathematics to solve complex issues in science or business.
Work with technologies which monitor and predict changes in our environment, the development of renewable energy sources, and the conservation of ecosystems.
If you want to know more about working in the in the sector, hear what the experts have to say.
Studying STEM subjects gives you a set of skills, such as critical thinking and problem-solving, creativity and innovation, design and communications, all of which are highly valued by many different types of employers.
The engineering sector itself is made up of a wide range of companies providing a diverse range of products and services.