Future Proofing Your Career In… Engineering, Construction & Motor Vehicle | NCW2021

The future of work is looking lively in the Engineering, Construction & Motor Vehicle department, especially within the Construction sector which has remained one of the largest in the UK and is only set to grow further in both advanced and developing economies over the next 10 years! 

All our Engineering, Construction & Motor Vehicle study programmes here at Cheshire College can lead you to progress into some exciting careers…


  • Building and Civil Engineering Technicians – £30,347.19pa
  • Elementary Process Plant Occupations n.e.c. – £21,257.60pa


  • Production Managers and Directors – £39,748.79
  • Elementary Construction Occupations – £20,383.99

Motor Vehicle:

  • Assemblers (Vehicles and Metal Goods) – £25,791.99pa
  • Sales Related Occupations n.e.c. – £22,401.60pa

But, do you know what skills Employers are looking for when it comes to recruiting for these roles? 

Whether you’re looking to study Engineering, Construction or Motor Vehicle there’s so many transferrable skills you can learn during your programme at Cheshire College which will help Future Proof Your Career and our expert team are here to tell you more…

Analytical Thinking
Capable of thinking critically when presented with a situation, to identify solutions and areas for improvement.

Problem Solving
You can apply your knowledge and skills to rapidly solve problems when presented with an urgent issue.

Time Management
You find it easy to organise your time and prioritise tasks based on the level of urgency.

Adaptability & Flexibility
You are open and willing to learn new things, take on new challenges and develop your skills.

Attention To Detail
You are thorough and accurate when accomplishing a task so that it is done correctly and safely. 

Real-work experience

At Cheshire College we work with a range of Employers from Altimex and Cadent to Build Base and National Grid,and with our real working environments based on our Campuses you can practice the transferrable skills above as well as your hard skills to gain the experience you need to kick start your career.

To find out more about the College’s career services or to book an appointment with a member of the team, email careers@ccsw.ac.uk or call 01270 654653 (Crewe Campus) / 01244 656200 Chester and Ellesmere Port Campuses).