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What does a Plant Engineer do?

A Plant Engineer is responsible for overseeing the equipment and mechanical systems of a plant. This is likely to involve initial research and design, planning for construction, installation of new equipment, monitoring of operations, and the troubleshooting of any issues.

A Plant Engineer will be responsible for conducting continual assessments to ensure machines are operating correctly. They are also likely to be responsible for identifying areas for improvement and implement changes to machinery that will make a process more efficient.

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How much does a Plant Engineer earn?

In Australia, a full time Plant Engineer generally earns $2,350 per week ($122,200 annual salary) before tax. This is a median figure for full-time employees and should be considered a guide only.

What are the job opportunities for Plant Engineers?

The occupation of Plant Engineer has remained stable over the past 5 years and is expected to remain stable over the coming years. The number of job opportunities is likely to stay the same.

Source: Australian Government Job Outlook 2020

How do I become a Plant Engineer?

To become a Plant Engineer, you will firstly need to obtain a relevant engineering qualification. Once you are a qualified Engineer, you can complete a subsequent qualification like the Advanced Diploma of Plant Engineering to become a Plant Engineer.

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