Careers at Engineers Australia

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Why join the tEAm?

At EA, we value our people. Our people are proud and passionate about supporting the profession; they are agile, authentic, and eagerly engage with Engineering professionals to advance engineering and the professional development of our members.

So why join EA? In addition to a competitive remuneration package, below is our SWEET of benefits that our employees truly value:

  • Flexible work, with all full-time employees having 35 hour working weeks;
  • Complimentary holiYAY leave between Boxing day and New Year’s day;
  • 15 days’ personal leave each year and more generous Long Service Leave;
  • Income protection and group life insurance;
  • Complimentary annual flu vaccinations;
  • Not-for-profit salary sacrificing solutions; and
  • Commitment to employee professional development through our national training calendar.

Interested in joining EA?

Submit an application for one of our current vacancies listed below.
 

Who we are...

Engineers Australia is a national organisation with a growing number of international chapters and a wide range of career opportunities across Australia. We are well known for being the peak professional body, the trusted voice and the global home of the Australian engineering profession.

Engineers Australia has evolved through a sustained period of significant innovation and growth to become known as a top membership-based organisation. We lead and influence the engineering profession through strategic partnerships with industry and the Australian Government, to offer an ever-growing suite of world-class member benefits, products and services.

Please note: roles within Engineers Australia are focussed around providing professional services to our members and the broader engineering profession. As a result, we do not have any 'in the field' Engineering positions.

Additionally, due to Australian legislation and company policy, all employees of Engineers Australia are required to hold current Australian work-rights.

 

Current Vacancies

For specific questions about any of our vacancies please email the People and Workplace Team on: [email protected].

National Partnerships Coordinator - Sydney

An exciting newly created role has recently become available in our Sydney office. If you are interested in bringing your exceptional administrative experience to join a collaborative team environment along with the provision of an opportunity to liaise with a wide range of high-level stakeholders, this may be the next role for you!

This role is primarily responsible for the coordination of Engineers Australia's national sponsorship and partnerships programs while being able to expand Engineers Australia's professional profile.

To apply for this position, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed here.

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for this role, please click here.

Please note, this role is a full time, permanent position.

Accounts Officer - Canberra

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within our Canberra Office for an experienced Accounts Officer to work in a fixed term part time capacity, 24-30 hours per week. As the Accounts Officer, the successful applicant will be responsible for the efficient and accurate accounts administration of Engineers Australia's Technical Societies accounts function.

Please note, this is a parental leave cover opportunity for the period of March 2019 – November 2019, although an earlier start is possible.

To apply for this position, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed here.

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for this role, please click here.

Media Manager - Canberra or Melbourne

Manage the proactive and reactive media for Engineers Australia – the peak professional body for engineers in Australia!

Reporting to the Executive General Manager, Strategy & Transformation and operating as part of the Senior Management Team, the successful applicant will be required to use their extensive media expertise, excellent networks and effective relationship development skills to maintain and increase recognition, drive awareness and to continue building and raising the reputation of Engineers Australia and the engineering profession.

Please note, this role is a full time, permanent position.

To apply for this opportunity, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed using the links below:

Canberra applicants

Melbourne applicants

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for this role, please click here.

Senior Conferences & Events Coordinator - Brisbane

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for an experienced conferences and events professional to join Engineers Australia's National Conference & Events team. The successful applicant will be able to use their skills and understanding of world-class conferences and events to make a highly significant and positive contribution to Engineers Australia and subsequently the engineering profession; the leaders shaping a cutting-edge and sustainable world.

Please note, this is a 12-month, full time Parental Leave Cover opportunity. 

To apply for this position, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed here.

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for this role, please click here.

Relationship Management Coordinator - Sydney

We are currently seeking applications from candidates to take on the role of Relationship Management Coordinator based in our Sydney office. 

Reporting to the National Team Leader, Membership Growth, the ideal candidate will be able bring their high level of attention to detail, communication skills and administrative experience to support a multi-functioning team responsible for the management and growth of Engineers Australia’s (EA) membership stakeholder base.

Please note, this role is a full time, permanent position.

To apply for this position, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed here.

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for this role, please click here.

Marketing Campaign Officer (2019 World Engineering Convention & Centenary) - Canberra

12-month marketing communications opportunity to assist with the World Engineering Convention and Engineers Australia's Centenary!

These exciting events have created a new opportunity for an experienced marketing communications all-rounder to collaborate with a range of stakeholders to effectively market these events and activities to members and external audiences. This includes driving the development and implementation of strategies to increase market awareness and generate attendance and participation at Engineers Australia’s events and Centenary activities.

Please note, this is a 12-month, full time contract opportunity. 

To apply for this varied and busy position, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed here.

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for this role, please click here.

Marketing Campaign Officer - Canberra

Develop and lead the execution of marketing strategies and campaigns across a broad range of products and services in this diverse & fast paced role!

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced marketing communications all-rounder to collaborate with a range of stakeholders to effectively market professional products and services to external audiences. This includes driving the development and lead the execution of strategies to increase market awareness and drive demand for Engineers Australia’s professional product portfolio.

Please note, this role is a full time, permanent position.

To apply for this varied and busy position, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed here.

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for this role, please click here.

2 x Program Manager, Awards - Canberra

Collaborate with your stakeholders to provide high level coordination & support for up to 50 awards, competitions & events!

Two positions available! These opportunities include a Parental Leave cover for the period of late January 2019 to November 2019 inclusive and the other role is an ongoing/permanent position.

As a successful applicant, you will be responsible for the provision of high level coordination support to the Learned Society for the nomination, judging and awarding of up to 50 awards; as well as the organisational management of competitions, speaker tours and events.

To apply for these varied and busy positions, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed here.

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for these roles, please click here.

Senior Graphic Designer - Canberra

An opportunity has arisen within Engineers Australia Canberra office for an experienced Senior Graphic Designer.

The Senior Graphic Designer is primarily responsible for providing graphic design services, website development and support to the Engineers Australia National Marketing team, under the supervision of the Creative Services Manager.

The Senior Graphic Designer will also be responsible for leading by example as well as mentoring other Graphic Designers in the Creative Services team to ensure the delivery of quality design in a timely manner.

Please note, this role is a full time, permanent position.

To apply for this position, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed here.

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for this role, please click here.

Executive Officer/Secretariat - Canberra

An opportunity has arisen within Engineers Australia Canberra office for an Executive Officer/Secretariat. 

As Executive Officer/Secretariat within the Learned Society Business Unit, you will support a number of Engineers Australia's volunteer committees to enable them to operate efficiently through:

  • the delivery of high level secretariat services;
  • the provision of advice and support to develop and implement 3 year plans in conjunction with strategic direction;
  • the preparation and coordination of a range of professional correspondence such as meeting minutes, business cases, plans, memos, emails, reports and other documentation as required;
  • the provision of professional advice and guidance to allocated groups as per relevant regulations, policies and procedures in conjunction with Engineers Australia's strategic priorities; and
  • report on committee activities.

Please note, this role is a full time, permanent position.

To apply for this position, please submit a tailored cover letter along with a current resume via Seek.com which can be accessed here.

To access the position description containing the full list of duties and requirements for this role, please click here.

Expressions of Interest for Assessors - Canberra

Are you an experienced Engineer looking for a change of pace and a better work/life balance? Do you have fantastic customer service skills and would you like to give back to your profession through your day-to-day work? If you answered yes to these questions, you may be interested in working as an Assessor in the future.

As an Assessor within the Assessments team at Engineers Australia, you will assess the qualifications and/or skills of engineering professionals with regards to a number of international and national standards and accords.

More specifically, the Assessments team conduct the following assessments:

  • Migration Skills Assessment (MSA) for migration purposes in conjunction with the Australian Federal Government’s Skilled Occupation List (SOL);
  • In order to determine eligibility for inclusion on Engineers Australia’s National Engineering Register (NER);
  • Assessment of Competency Demonstration Reports (CDR) as a part of the broader Migration Skills Assessment; and
  • Stage 1 assessments to determine eligibility for Engineers Australia membership.

Want to know more about what being an Assessor is all about? Check out the position description by clicking on this link.

To register an expression of interest in order to be considered for one of these positions the next time an Assessor vacancy arises, please email your resume and a cover letter to: [email protected] and we will keep it on file for consideration in the future.

Please note: we do not presently have any Assessor vacancies available at this point in time. However, this may change in the foreseeable future. 

Our Privacy Policy in Relation to the Collection of Information

The Institution of Engineers Australia, trading as Engineers Australia, and its overseas chapters, affiliates and related bodies corporate as detailed in our Privacy Policy, (collectively referred to in this notice as “Engineers Australia”) is committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information. This notice provides you with important information about the personal information that we collect, why we collect this information and your rights and options in relation to this. It should be read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy which is available on our website.


We or our third party service providers may collect personal information in connection with our employee or contractor recruitment and selection process, including for the purposes of assessing your employment application or suitability to work with us or responding to job or position enquiries you may make. This information may include, where applicable, the personal information that you or your agents provide to us (for example, the information in your CV, employment or expression of interest application or the information that you share with us during the recruitment and interview process). We may also collect personal information that others (such as your referees) provide to us.
We will use your personal information for the above purposes, and we may also use it for the purposes set out in our Privacy Policy. We may disclose that information to our third party service providers and to other third parties as set out in our Privacy Policy or communicated to you.
If the above personal information is not collected, we may not be able to fully assess your employment application or suitability to work with us. There may be other consequences as set out in our Privacy Policy.


From time to time, we may transfer personal information to entities which are located in other countries, for example, our overseas service providers. We will only do this where it is necessary or appropriate to achieve the purposes set out in this notice or our Privacy Policy.
More detailed information about the way Engineers Australia collects, uses, discloses and processes your personal information and the countries where we may disclose your personal information is set out in our Privacy Policy.


Our Privacy Policy also includes information about how you may access your personal information, seek correction of your personal information and how you may make a complaint about how your personal information has been handled by us. Any requests or questions about how we deal with your personal information or how you may access may be made to our Privacy Officer:

 

Privacy Officer

Office of the CEO

Engineers Australia

11 National Circuit

Barton ACT 2600

 

Privacy consent:

By submitting an application for employment or expression of interest with us you and/or by making a job enquiry, you:

  • Acknowledge that you have read and understood that Engineers Australia or its third party providers may collect personal information about you in the manner and for the purposes described in this privacy notice and our Privacy Policy; and
  • Consent to Engineers Australia and its third party providers processing, collecting, using and disclosing your personal information as stated above.

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