Project Engineer - Australia - VIC Area, - 36368



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 36368
Title: Project Engineer
Job Location: Australia - VIC Area, -
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


  • Join one of Australia's leading Wind Farm Developers
  • Gisborne | Ballarat | Geelong Location
  • Fantastic opportunity for a Junior Project Engineer

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Project Engineer to join a leading Wind Farm Developer and work on an exciting portfolio of Wind projects. 

JOB DESCRIPTION

About the Role:

Based in Rokewood, regional Victoria, the Project Engineer will assist the Head of Project Delivery, supporting them in the day-to-day activities across a number of Wind Farm developments. 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage Landowner relationships, building a strong rapport with over 40 existing landowners
  • Community engagement 
  • Contract negotiations 
  • Updating Lease Agreements and assisting in the negotiation process with landowners 
  • Assisting the Head of Project Delivery in day-to-day tasks 
  • Completing basic GIS tasks and functions
  • Assist with the management of onsite works with minimal supervision or direction from Head of Project Delivery
  • Basic understanding of Wind Farm Design and progression in application to GIS use.
  • Basic understanding of farming practices and agricultural business
  • Ability to read and understand consultants reports, identify key concepts and consideration
  • Regular travel to site (5 days a week) 

QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications and Experience:

    • Engineering Qualifications
    • 1-2 years experience in an Engineering or Graduate role 
    • Ability to work independently
    • Critical thinking skills, ability to problem solve 
    • Ability to identify risks or issues in their area of work and advise management in a timely manner
    • Experience in using GIS software 
    • Ability to relate to landholders (farmers) and to understand their businesses
    • Interest in fostering relationships and establishing trust
    • High level of attention to detail in reviewing maps and technical project reports
    • Ability to vary communication to a range of different stakeholders – a natural communicator.

      Location:
    • This role is based on site in Rokewood, regional Victoria. Ideally the candiate will need to be based in Ballarat, Geelong or Bacchus Marsh.

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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