There is a lot on offer for graduating engineers in Australia that can prepare them for employment in the resources and services industries both domestic and global. The Reserve Bank of Australia lists food & beverage, machinery & equipment, petroleum & coal, chemicals and metal products to be among the most prominent industries in our country. Manufacturing and agriculture, among many others, are also very important to our economy.
The Australian government is sponsoring a manufacturing strategy to the amount of $1.5 billion to boost our manufacturing industry to keep us competitive and self-sufficient in these difficult economic times and create more job opportunities for our next generation. See link below to get more information: Executive Summary | Department of Industry, Science and Resources
Entrepreneurial opportunities in Australia are ripe for the picking in renewable energy, electrification of transport, defence, robotics, health care, business development and many more. There is something for everyone. These areas will require skills in research and development, design and maintenance and an entrepreneurial spirit.
So, you’ve chosen to go into automation and control in some fashion, you’ve made a wise choice and will be pleased with the plethora of opportunities ahead:
SCADA, Control Systems and Automation covers a vast sea of knowledge:
- Project Management
- SCADA Database design
- Instrumentation devices and Calibration
- Cabling and construction
- OT Network design
- HMI Development
- PLC programming
- Automation and robotics
- Work planning
- Analytical Skills
- Problem solving and troubleshooting
- Globally recognised resume
ACE knows our youth have the capability, talent and vision to take on the world in this way and it starts with nurturing exceptional skills in our next wave of engineers and encouraging innovation. The youthful enthusiasm and dreams of ‘making a difference in the world’ is promoted highly at ACE as talent and skill plus imagination is our country’s ticket to a bright future.
Why align with ACE? The current Australian engineering landscape is competitive. At times it can be difficult to get a foot in the door without experience. SCADA, control systems and automation are now ubiquitous across every industry in some way and a great gateway career to enter Mining, Oil & Gas and Utilities. The latter of which ACE specialises in and has a great reputation.