Developing your career

Developing Your Career

Iarnród EireannThe transition from University or college life to the world of work requires substantial application and attention. Engineer Ireland assists graduates in their early career stages with a number of courses, initiatives and services.

In March 2012, the Irish Institute of Training & Development awarded Engineers Ireland an 'Outstanding Achievement’ award for the research, design, development and implementation of the ‘Future Professionals Programme’.

Future Professionals Programme

The Graduate Transition Programme has been specifically designed in partnership with leading employers to allow recent graduates (up to 12 months out) to get to grips quicker with the professional standards expected of those working in engineering-led teams and organisations.  Participants will understand what is expected of them, how they should behave and what they can do to accelerate their professional development and career prospects. Read more...

The Professional Progression Programme is a unique delivery partnership that works hand-in-hand with an organisation, its people managers and its graduates to accelerate the development of graduates with some experience and practice into professional engineers. Read more...

E-learning

Engineers Ireland has now made it even easier for members to experience excellence in CPD. Members can complete online CPD modules at their own pace, from anywhere with internet access - ideal for those who find it difficult to travel. A certificate of completion means courses can be easily recorded as verifiable CPD. Read more...

Graduate Placement Programme

Engineers Ireland develop and manage Graduate/Engineer Placement Programmes in partnership with organisations and to date we have worked successfully with various organisations including the Office of Public Works and Iarnród Eireann. Read more...

Job Seeking Support & Career Services

We provide documents containing valuable and easy to read information, critical for job seeking engineers. The material contained in these document has been compiled using information received from top engineering companies/representatives and is endorsed by the Board of the Engineers Ireland Accredited Employer Programme. Our career services specialist can also meet for a one to one session. Read more...