Careers at Engineers Australia

Work for Australia's largest engineering body.

Why join the team?

At Engineers Australia, 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.

In addition to a competitive remuneration package, we have a suite of benefits that our employees truly value:

  • Flexible work, with 35-hour working weeks for all fulltime employees
  • Complimentary 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
  • Commitment to employee professional development through our national training calendar

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.

Current vacancies

A selection of our available roles are highlighted below, and you can view additional vacancies via our jobs website.

Roles within Engineers Australia are focused around providing professional services to our members and the broader engineering profession. We do not have any 'in the field' engineering positions. Due to Australian legislation and company policy, all employees of Engineers Australia are required to hold current Australian work-rights.

Accreditation Officer – ACT

We are currently seeking a Accreditation Officer which is pivotal in managing all administrative and logistical aspects of the accreditation centre in order to maintain a quality assured accreditation process. 

Registration Officer – ACT

We are currently seeking a Registration Officer to join a successful team who consistently deliver high quality work based in Canberra, ACT. 

The primary focus of the role is to provide for high level administrative support to the General Manager – Professional Standards, the Operations Manager – Professional Standards and the Registration functions of Engineers Australia. 

General Manager, Canberra – ACT

The position is primarily responsible for the promotion and engagement of membership through the delivery of high quality services, in particular professional development and celebratory events, in accordance with the Division’s business plan and in collaboration with the Division Committee and senior officer bearers.

Expressions of interest

With more than 300 employees across nine locations around Australia, Engineers Australia is always looking for enthusiastic and driven professionals from a broad range of backgrounds to join our team.

Although we do not have any 'in the field' engineering positions, we do offer a broad range of office-based opportunities focused on providing a fantastic range of products, services and support to our internal and external stakeholders including our members and the broader engineering community. 

To become the best we possibly can be, we often have a need for experienced professionals with varying skillsets, including administration, information technology, events, marketing, business development, finance and public affairs. We also have needs from time to time for more technically-focused roles which require a rich knowledge of engineering.  

If joining the Engineers Australia team is of interest to you but you don't quite fit into any of the above vacancies, submit an expression of interest and we can keep you in mind for future opportunities.

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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

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  • 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
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