Head of Owner’s Engineering - Australia .

Head of Owner’s Engineering - Australia .

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

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  • Contact:

    Begona Menendez

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Consultant:

    Begona Menendez

An independent global engineering business, specialising in offering consulting engineering services for the renewable energy sector is looking for the Head of Owner’s Engineering - Australia .


The role would likely be based in Sydney/ Melbourne. You will be focused on growing the existing team and capabilities in the sector. Services including feasibility studies, conceptual design, tendering and construction and commissioning management.

Responsibilities include:


  • Manage the delivery of Owners Engineer projects in Australia and support the wider Asian Pacific region
  • Advise on project execution globally.
  • Project manage and project direct large and/or complex owner’s engineering assignments.
  • Contribute to growth, taking on new responsibilities in markets or sectors and supporting the smooth running of the team.
  • Collaborate with the wider teams across the Group, including technical head, country heads, and service leads.
  • Play an active role in the development of the renewable energy business and teams in Australia.
  • Developing in-house tools for delivering and managing work effectively
  • Ability to offer definitive advice on project execution issues based on knowledge, experience and sound judgement.


Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering required, post graduate qualification in related subject advantageous.
  • Strong experience in the design and construction of utility scale renewable energy assets with a minimum of 5 years and preferably 10 years’ career experience
  • Experience in a senior Owners Engineering role at a consultancy preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of at least one of: wind; solar; storage, and demonstrable knowledge of at least one other of these technologies
  • On-site experience, previous work as a contractor desirable
  • Chartered or Professional Engineer status, RPEQ preferable