Information on the advantages and practicalities of working globally.
Engineering is a career that can open up many opportunities, including working in another country and gaining different experiences. There are a number of things to consider when thinking about moving to another country, not least that you will be moving away from all you know. This area looks at some of the advantages and practicalities of working globally.
Working in another country is an ideal way to improve existing skills or learn new ones, making you more attractive to employers as well as being a beneficial addition to your CV.
Experiencing cultural and social differences can be challenging but rewarding.
If you have decided to go and work abroad, there are some important preparations to make.
Taking a gap year can make you more attractive to employers.
As an engineer who chooses to work abroad, you need to make sure that your qualifications are recognised in other countries.