Young Talent Snapshots

Michael Bewley
Name:
Michael Bewley
What gets me going:

I enjoy discovering new things, and seeing them realised in something that not only works, but is used by people all over the world.

Why I’m excited to be an engineer...
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Kevin Chen
Name:
Kevin Chen
What gets me going:

I have always been interested in combining electronics with biology. Cochlear is the perfect place for me to explore this first hand and learn from the brightest people in Australia...

Why I’m excited to be an engineer...
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Renee Flower
Name:
Renee Flower
What gets me going:

I’m glad I have been given the opportunity to bring my knowledge of computers into an area outside of Design & Development (D&D). It has given me the chance to help develop a validation procedure (the major project I’m working on) from a D&D engineer’s perspective.

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Jacinta Holmick
Name:
Jacinta Holmick
What gets me going:

I enjoy being involved in projects with tangible, physical outcomes which benefit the community. It's nice to be able to see and touch the efforts of many months of work. The work is so diverse and interesting, each project is different...

Why I’m excited to be an engineer...
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Nathan Johns
Name:
Nathan Johns
What gets me going:

Engineering is a great career choice on the basis that it provides such an excellent platform for so many different employment opportunities in the workforce...

Why I’m excited to be an engineer...
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Anntonette Joseph
Name:
Anntonette Joseph
What gets me going:

Engineering is exciting, the new engineer is unique and the secret is slowly being revealed. Be ahead of your time and enter the world of engineering. After all, the origins of the word comes from ingénieur – ingenuity!

Why I’m excited to be an engineer...
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Jillian_Kilby
Name:
Jillian Kilby
What gets me going:

Starting my own project engineering company was about having a great career as an engineer – no matter where I chose to live. Operating in Outback NSW, I love that my contribution to rural infrastructure directly affects the communities in which I live.

Why I’m excited to be an engineer...
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Alci Popp
Name:
Alci Popp
What gets me going:

Having a world class degree and getting some good grades landed me an exciting job with this international firm that specialises in infrastructure development for the water industry in Australia and abroad...

Why I’m excited to be an engineer...
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Oliver Ridler
Name:
Oliver Ridler
What gets me going:

Electrical engineering provides the opportunity to channel your creativity into something useful and interesting.

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Sofia Sapojnikova
Name:
Sofia Sapojnikova
What gets me going:

I believe having an engineering degree opens up a lot of doors for you. They may not all open for you on your graduation day, but if you are proactive and you persist in your chosen field, you will be successful… it is a promise!

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Joy Woods
Name:
Joy Woods
What gets me going:

Engineering has given me the chance to work with very intelligent and inspiring people in a variety of fields...

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Sponsors

  • Australian Constructors Association
  • Cochlear
  • Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO)
  • Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO)
  • Leighton Holdings Limited
  • Resmed
  • Thales
  • ARUP
  • KBR