Employment Workshop by Auckland Branch of Engineering NZ and SIGIE

Are you an international engineer looking for a job or seeking career development? Please come to this free workshop by Engineering New Zealand Auckland Branch and Special Interest Group for Immigrant Engineers (SIGIE). The following topics will be covered in the workshop:

•CV preparation

•Job interview skills for engineers

•Transferable skills & competency demonstration

•Current and future job market

•Migrant engineer success stories – hear about their pathways to employment

Food and drink will be provided.

DATE: 07 Sep 2019, 9.30AM – 3.00PM

DURATION: 5 hrs 30 mins

VENUE: Epsom Community Centre

ADDRESS: 202 Gillies Avenue Auckland

COST: Free event

Please register from the link below


NZCBIA annual conference and summit between 16-18 August 2019

New Zealand Chinese Building Industry Association (NZCBIA) will host an annual conference and summit between 16-18 August 2019 at the VODAFONE EVENTS CENTRE, Manukau.

NZCBIA will contribute a stall to SIGIE for promoting our services during the conference, also invite SIGIE members to attend the seminar / summit without charge. This is a great opportunity for you to be there for your networking and to know what is happening in the industry as many building and construction companies will be in the expo areas with many engineering professionals attending.

Please email to secretary@sigie.org.nz for registering your attendance ASAP, tickets are limited. Volunteers for stall on Saturday/Sunday are welcome!


Settling in New Zealand events – Christchurch, Dunedin, Wellington

On the back of the success of our Settling into New Zealand event in Auckland in April, we’re running similar events in Christchurch, Dunedin and Wellington. The events are an opportunity to hear what employers are doing to make all employees welcome, hear how tertiary institutions are including international students and academics, and learn more about Engineering New Zealand’s Special Interest Group for Immigrant Engineers.

This free event is open to students (both domestic and international), academics and administration staff at your tertiary institutions. The events will be popular and there are limited seats, so secure your space now:

SIGIE Members’ BBQ Networking Event

The winter is around corner, we believe many of us like to have some warn catch-up, SIGIE committee likes to host a BBQ network Event on 27 June 2017, it’s a good time for you to meet with new friends, share what you learnt, and ask others for some help. We will also invite some professionals from engineering firms, so that you can have a close chat with them during the events.

All SIGIE members are welcome.

Date/Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm on 27th June 2019

Please RSVP to secretary@sigie.org.nz by 24 June 2019 to allow for proper catering, you are welcome to advise you dietary requirements too if you have any requirements.