Information and guidance on career-related topics.
When planning a career in engineering and technology, there are a number of important choices that you will need to make. The career options area provides information and resources to help you make informed choices.
Here you’ll find an overview of the opportunities open to those working in the fields of engineering and technology. You’ll also find useful links to services offered by the IET and external organisations which can support your professional development and career success.
Information on career breaks.
Information on taking your career to the next level.
Information on changing direction or moving into consultancy or self-employment.
Discover which options are available to you in your career.
Further sources of help and information for your career.
Expert advice on planning an effective job search, how to research potential employers and top tips on applications, tests and interviews.
Case studies provide an insight into some of the engineering and technology challenges that others face, and show you how their choices led them to be where they are today.
Information on the advantages and practicalities of working abroad.