ANZSCO Code: 133211

Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the engineering and technical operations of an organisation.

Skill Level



ANZSCO Code: 1332

ENGINEERING MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the engineering and technical operations of organisations.

Tasks Include
  • determining, implementing and monitoring engineering strategies, policies and plans
  • interpreting plans, drawings and specifications, and providing advice on engineering methods and procedures to achieve construction and production requirements
  • establishing project schedules and budgets
  • ensuring conformity with specifications and plans, and with laws, regulations and safety standards
  • ensuring engineering standards of quality, cost, safety, timeliness and performance are observed
  • overseeing maintenance requirements to optimise efficiency
  • liaising with marketing, research and manufacturing managers regarding engineering aspects of new construction and product design
  • may contribute to research and development projects