The South Australian government has announced its plan to spend $500 million on a new gas-fired power plant and battery storage system, in an effort to stabilise the state’s energy supply.
Job search website SEEK has released new data on Australia’s top-paying industries and occupations.
Mining engineering graduates top the list of employable graduates, according to a study from Graduate Careers Australia.
Western Downs Regional Council has approved the biggest solar project in the region – a 300 megawatt solar farm to be constructed by Luminous Energy.
Dyson is currently looking to hire 110 new software engineers, as part of its plans to hire 3000 engineers across the world by 2021.
The Robert Walters annual Salary Survey has revealed the professions which are most likely to see a salary rise in 2017.
According to the latest Hays Quarterly Report, engineering skills are in high demand this year.
Professionals Australia has asked the federal government to “put Australians first” by removing engineers from the list of skilled occupations for migrants.
According to Electrical Trades Union organiser Mick Koppie, many NSW workers say they have been left in the dark, wondering when and where these cuts will be taking place.
One of the biggest employers in regional NSW, electricity distributor Essential Energy, now has the power to forcibly cut 600 jobs after a ruling by the Fair Work Commission.
Oracle Australia has announced that it will create 200 new jobs as part of its support for cloud technologies.
Billionaire inventor Sir James Dyson has launched a free university in a bid to reduce the engineering skills gap in the UK.
Boris Gabin has been appointed the new General Manager/Managing Director of Emerson Process Management Australia and New Zealand, taking over from Karl Wigginton.
The CSIRO’s digital research unit Data61 has opened its Cyber Security and Innovation Hub, which is expected to create 140 jobs over the next three years.
The adoption of scalable, intelligent ‘engineering-in-the-box’ estimating and (Front End Engineering and Design) FEED software captures knowledge during each phase of a project’s lifecycle.
A small aviation company based in Caboolture, Queensland, has promised to provide more aircraft engineering jobs to Australians after securing a maintenance contract with Nauru Airlines.
Cisco Systems plans to cut up to 5,500 jobs (7 per cent of its global workforce) in order to reduce costs and transition from a hardware-centric business to a software-centric business.
According to a new report, 4.6 million Australian jobs are at high risk of automation and the nation’s workforce must adapt to survive.
BAE Systems Australia’s airframe depot on Williamstown will hire “another 200 engineers and technicians” as the firm prepares for the arrival of the first Joint Strike Fighter planes in 2018.
Recent data released by job search engine, Indeed, has shown that job searches related to to Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Reality (VR) and Internet of Things (IoT) have tripled in the past year.