Past event recordings
Settling into New Zealand – Challenges faced by immigrant engineers
The Special Interest Group for Immigrant Engineers and the Engineering New Zealand South Canterbury Branch host Joy Chen for a presentation on settling into New Zealand. About Joy Chen Joy is the chair of the Special Interest Group of Immigrant Engineers (SIGIE) under Engineering New Zealand. She is passionate to help immigrant engineers to build confidence and resilience by sharing her experience and knowledge about personal and career development in New Zealand. Not a member of SIGIE? Apply below! https://www.sigie.org.nz/join
CV and Interview skills with Zaid Essa
Zaid will discuss; - The attendees will be better aware of the expectations of employers when hiring for professional engineers within technical and/or management capacity, - The attendees will learn how to search and find what suits their individual aspiration - The attendees will learn too how build more competitive job applications and increase their chances to be called to interviews and being successful throughout the process. Zaid is a Professional Project/Programme Delivery Manager and Engineer, with over 23 years of experience in investigation, designing, consenting, land acquisition and construction, and in working with various capital and infrastructure projects. he has been volunteering with SIGIE and supporting international Engineers in New Zealand since 2009. Currently he is the Principal Project Manager-Team Leader for Auckland’s Project Delivery (Transportations) team for WSP.