All Careers Advice

  • Career Moves: Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    Sarah Taylor, engineering recruitment specialist, offers her top tips on your all-important CV
  • Sarah Taylor, engineering recruitment specialist, opens the first in a new series on job hunting with advice on how best to position yourself to secure that next career move
  • Roberta Norris discusses what can be done to retain staff
  • A newly-Chartered Member shares his story so far
  • Top tips for engineers re-entering the job market
  • Leadership is more than mastering the technical model
  • Collaborating with contractors? Use your brain!
  • If you’re looking at becoming a mentor, or mentee, then you need to understand what good practice looks like, as the results of getting it wrong can be significant
  • When should engineers draw the line to not take shortcuts in the face of management pressure?
  • A NEW report has warned that institutional homophobia could be costing the UK engineering industry up to £11.2bn/y (US$17bn/y).
  • In the fight against cyber attack, human factors are more important than you might think
  • FOLLOWING the success of IChemE’s globally recognised and respected process safety qualification Professional Process Safety Engineer – and in response to growing demand for recognition of process safety specialists – IChemE has launched a new member grade: Associate Member (Process Safety).
  • We must take action to better prepare students for the greater variety of roles requiring chemical engineers
  • Just because your plant has never suffered a major accident in 30 years' operation does not mean that all the gun's chambers are empty
  • How Shell uses scenarios to assess the company’s strategies for the future
  • A new survey of chemical engineering academics uncovers systematic barriers to teachers advancing their careers.
  • As engineers, we need to be careful to not rely on instinctive thought processes
  • Results from the salary and satisfaction survey
  • Now is the time to take stock of your CPD plan and how you record it

  • Webinar series established to promote women in engineering