Insight Engineering are supporting International Women In Engineering Day

Today is International Women in Engineering day, it takes place annually on June 23rd. As part of our Insight into series we will be focusing our attention throughout the day on some of our customers and network of talented female engineer’s at all level’s.  Stay tuned to Insight throughout the day to hear their experiences and share their insight into what its like to be a Woman in engineering, plus their advice for people looking to get into the industry.

“International Women in Engineering Day is now an International awareness campaign to raise the profile of women in engineering and focus attention on the amazing career opportunities available to girls in this exciting industry”

 

Now in its fourth year, organised by the Women’s Engineering Society, the day highlight a milestone in society and looks  to highlight the achievements of current engineers and inspire the future generations.

Insight will be following the background and careers of 6 engineers who have made their mark in the industry:

  • Katy, Quality Engineer

“It has been, as it should be, about application of ability, experience and potential”

  • Amanda, Managing Director at James Heal

“My first experience in Manufacturing was in a Company making Computer Terminals and Monitors, back in the early 1990s”

  • Rebecca, Quantity Surveyor at Vermont

“I haven’t had any bad experiences in engineering so far”

  • Sharon, Quality Manager

“curiosity took me down the path of engineering!”

  • Katie, Graduate Design Engineer

“I decided engineering was for me due to the technical elements”

  • Lauren, Project Engineer

“There are many talented women who are electrical engineers who I deal with on a day-to-day basis”

So stick with us throughout the day, follow us on Linkedin and find out more about these women in Engineering and the journeys that have led them into a great career in Engineering.

As well as sharing these case studies, Insight will be fully tackling some of the challenge’s around Women in Engineering in our next insight into event and are looking for Women who are passionate about this subject to get involved. Please get in touch with Danielle Knight for more info.