Manufacturing and Engineering
Manufacturing includes the design, manufacturing and repair of all sorts of products, including metal, chemicals, furniture, food, textiles, plastics, paper, machinery and wood products. There is a diverse range of jobs in the industry − think of all the people who conceive, design, assemble, install, repair, package and sell products.
Engineering is about converting scientific knowledge into technology and successful innovation. Roles range from design to planning and organisation of projects, and engineering work offers a variety of environments from workshops to field work.
Technology is driving new practices and workplace cultures required to sustain Australia's global competitiveness in this industry.