JESSICA CLARK - Episode 032
JESSICA CLARK IS A HIGHWAYS ENGINEER WORKING FOR AECOM.
Jess has over 5 years experience as a Civil Engineer and a STEM Ambassador.
Jess was the winner of the ICE NE STEM Ambassador of the Year Award in 2022, being recognised for her work supporting her local community through lockdown and driving STEM throughout the workforce.
Passionate about promoting diversity, equality and sustainability through engineering Jess is an advocate for Apprenticeships, recently completing her degree apprenticeship in Civil Engineering.
JESS's show notes.
01.50 How Jess first became interested in engineering.
02.45 What route Jess took into the engineering industry.
04.36 Jess explains how we can enthuse the next generation of talent into the engineering industry.
06.50 What Jess's #1 piece of advice is for anyone thinking about a career in engineering.
08.30 Jess discusses how engineering can better promote itself.
10.15 What myths Jess would like to dispel about engineering.
11.32 Jess talks about the different careers in engineering and how we can best communicate these opportunities.
12.42 Jess discuss what the challenges ahead are in engineering.
14.28 Jess discusses mentors.
16.08 How does Jess keep motivated.
17.10 What has been Jess's biggest inspiration.
18.34 Why Jess feels there has been a skill shortage in engineering.
21.30 How Jess continually develops herself.
26.05 What the future holds for Jess.
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