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3/22/17

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Rebecca Delaney Shares Advice on Job Hunting in the Engineering Industry

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Source: Consulting-Specifying Engineer Magazine

Finding a job in today’s job market can be challenging, especially for new graduates. Here are some key tips to follow for putting your best foot forward when job hunting within the engineering industry:

Be concise.

Have a 2-minute speech ready highlighting the value you would bring to the firm—think of it as an executive summary of your resume. Ask yourself questions including:

  • How do your passions align with the firm’s core values?
  • How have you demonstrated your strong work ethic?
  • Did a recent job or experience further affirm your interest in this career?

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