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Manufacturing | Engineering | Growth | Advancement
MEGA is an industry-led collaborative network working together towards a common goal. Our mission is to promote the manufacturing and engineering sector as a source of high-value, long-term employment and to create transformational career opportunities that deliver skills for life.
Whether you are a student contemplating a career in manufacturing and engineering, a parent or teacher trying to guide pupils to making the right career choices, an employee interested in reskilling or an employer seeking to address your own workforce pipeline, MEGA has the tools and resources to help.
Did you know
Approx. 2,200 advanced manufacturing, materials and engineering (AMME) companies are based in Northern Ireland.
The sector employs over 46,000 people and is worth approximately £3.2 billion to the local economy, accounting for around 8% of our economic output.
The Department for the Economy (DfE) has officially launched the second Apprenticeship Week taking place here from 26-30 April 2021. Through a series of mostly virtual events, the annual week-long celebration aims to raise the profile of apprenticeships across the...