Snapshot

Engineering Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the engineering and technical operations of organisations.

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Engineering Managers
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
22,000
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$2262
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Below average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
Below average
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Decline
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks

  • determining, implementing and monitoring engineering strategies, policies and plans
  • interpreting plans, drawings and specifications, and providing advice on engineering methods and procedures to achieve construction and production requirements
  • establishing project schedules and budgets
  • ensuring conformity with specifications and plans, and with laws, regulations and safety standards
  • ensuring engineering standards of quality, cost, safety, timeliness and performance are observed
  • overseeing maintenance requirements to optimise efficiency
  • liaising with marketing, research and manufacturing managers regarding engineering aspects of new construction and product design
  • may contribute to research and development projects

Job Titles

  • Engineering Manager

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate II in Engineering
  • Certificate III in Engineering - Electrical/Electronic Trade
  • Certificate IV in Engineering
  • Diploma of Management

University

  • Bachelor of Engineering *

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Job Vacancies

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  • Melbourne, Victoria
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