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The Engineering Job Market Is Changing: Are Your Students Prepared?


The engineering community is currently in the midst of a hiring crisis. Employers need to fill hundreds of thousands of open jobs with qualified candidates. However, companies are struggling to close the widening skill gaps left by an aging workforce, and incoming employees aren’t adequately trained to deal with Industry 4.0.

This guide leverages industry data, expert insights, and research to explain:

  • The current hiring environment and its most impactful challenges
  • The hard and soft skills companies require for entry-level engineering candidates
  • The experiences students must have on their resumes to stand out to employers

Use this guide to prepare your students for the modern workforce and ensure they’re ready to ace their first job!