The engineering recruitment market hasn’t looked back since our last quarterly market commentary. The 2017-18 financial year was lacklustre in both permanent and contract recruitment. What a turn around! We have virtually seen a reversal with record numbers of roles being placed in the December quarter and we don’t see it turning down any time […]
After changing our name from Australia Wide Personnel to Australia Wide Engineering Recruitment, we haven’t looked back. We believe that this has been one of the reasons behind the increase in meaningful new client enquiries. Last quarter we reported that the 2017 – 2018 financial year capped off a challenging year for us in both […]
Digital revolution has taken over the entire world these days. Shocks and reverberations are felt in countries across the globe and everyday there is a new evolved piece of technology ready to change our lives forever. Just think about how your life would be without all the apps to get you through your day, particularly […]
According to North American research, the female to male ratio in the study of engineering is much less and those who chose to go for it opt out of their career somewhere down the line. This research, conducted by various experts from different universities suggested that women feel undermined by men, especially during group projects, […]
For Australia to compete globally and keep up with the rest of the world, its engineers need to be fully trained and equipped to handle everything that comes their way. They must possess the creativity and innovative techniques required to come up with products or ideas which are better than most others in the market. […]
There was no shortage of reasons for employers to feel pensive over the past quarter, with a federal election and Brexit. Despite this, in our experience, employers kept hiring & investing. We’ve also noticed several of our good medium sized clients taking steps to offer their products & services internationally for the first time, taking […]
Author Ronelle Richards from Smartcompany Today is Global Day of the Engineer and Australians are being asked to thank an engineer for their contributions. People have taken to Instagram to thank engineers for things like mobile phones, Google and Wi-Fi.
Whether it’s coincidental or not, from the moment Malcolm Turnbull became Prime Minister in September, hiring activity accelerated dramatically. The trend has continued into this year and January was not its usual slow-starting month. Our main markets are Victoria & NSW and these states topped the current Commsec “State of the States” report on economic […]
The first quarter of the new financial year has been considerably stronger in our core recruitment markets than the corresponding period a year earlier. Of particular strength are software engineering, commercial & multi-story residential construction in Sydney and pockets of manufacturing such as food. The incoming Turnbull government appears to have had a positive effect […]
Author Siemens for Australian Mining We are moving into the early stages of the fourth industrial revolution, but what is driving this change? A recent report by ARC Strategies said innovation-driven economies will remain the source of the most advanced and complex products, materials, and solutions.