First listed on: 02 June 2024

 Project Manager


Are you an experienced Project Engineer / Project Manager seeking a challenging opportunity to make a significant impact in the energy sector? We're looking for a talented individual to join a leading energy company and play a key role across a broad range of projects in the power generation sector. Projects include power station maintenance and upgrades and a new grid-scale battery project. The position is based in the picturesque South Burnett region of Queensland.
About the company:
Our client is dedicated to powering communities and driving sustainable energy solutions. As a leader in the industry, they are committed to excellence in operations, safety, and environmental stewardship.
Key Responsibilities include:

  • Ensure that all assigned projects and activities are carried out in compliance with applicable regulations, permits and company procedures.
  • Ensure that the execution phase of these projects occurs within approved cost, quality and schedule boundaries, and with positive HSEQ, Cultural Heritage and industrial outcomes.
  • Prepare business cases/project proposals and scopes of work
  • Ensure adequate project, risk management, and HSEQ processes and plans are in place.
  • Develop project plans, monitoring and reporting
  • Ensure monthly project expenditure forecasts are accurate and are adhered to.
  • Compile, submit, negotiate and execute project variations.
  • Be directly accountable for the project meetings, liaising with key stakeholders; managing change issues with affected groups and ensuring regular project communications.
  • Facilitate and lead project meetings and tool box meetings.


  • Proven experience as a project engineer or project manager within a major heavy industrial facility, ideally in the energy or power generation industry.
  • Strong knowledge of power generation projects
  • A diploma of project management.
  • Hold a Certified Practicing Project Manager (CPPM) qualification is desirable.
  • A relevant degree from a recognised tertiary institution is desirable.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and collaboration abilities.

Why Join Us:

  • Exciting opportunity to work on a major power station in the beautiful South Burnett region of Queensland.
  • Competitive salary and company benefits including generous relocation package.
  • Career development and advancement opportunities within a dynamic and innovative organization.
  • Supportive work environment that values diversity, inclusion, and teamwork.
  • Option of 4 or 5 days per week

Apply now to join us on this exciting journey and make a meaningful difference in powering communities across Queensland.

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