Engineering’s many disciplines include everything from small projects to national infrastructures. As the Royal Academy of Engineering puts it: “It is a global profession addressing global challenges, so we work with partners across the world to advance engineering’s contribution to society on an international, as well as national scale.”
In Britain, according to industry organisation Engineering UK, the industry employs 5.6m people and produces half of the country’s exports, yet almost half of employers’ report having difficulty recruiting skilled employees.
The sector needs professionals at every level. Fields vary from civil engineering to automotive, mechanical, software, nuclear and structural.
Our job listings show a selection of vacancies available in the sector, such as:
Head of Sales
Technical Sales Manager
Business Development Manager
With salaries ranging from £20k for trainees to six-figure packages, this is a good time to find a role. Candidates with a technical background and an engineering degree are, particularly in demand. Roles in Engineering and Manufacturing spread across the whole of the South East with interesting roles arising in locations such as Norwich, Ipswich, Colchester, Peterborough, Huntingdon and Stansted as well as the home counties
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Hertfordshire is a large county in South-East England whose southern border is just 12 miles from the centre of London. The county provides a great quality of life to residents and visitors. The largest town is Watford, situated within the M25 motorway and has a thriving shopping centre and business parks. Other large, historic towns include St Albans, Hitchin and Hertford. Mature “new” towns include Letchworth and Welwyn Garden City.
Hertfordshire has a strong diverse economy with particularly important sectors in pharmaceuticals, space technology, high value engineering, financial services, telecommunications, film, media and creative industries. Employment and skills levels are high with over half of Hertfordshire’s workforce employed in knowledge based industries.
Hertfordshire is well connected nationally and internationally with four national motorways, three neighbouring international airports and two main line rail routes.