Engineering Services Manager

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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Job description

Airswift have an exciting opportunity working for an Engineering Services Manager, working for a Renewable Energy developer with a strong upcoming pipeline of work across Australia.

The role will be a permanent position, based in Canberra. An extremely competitive salary will be provided (plus relocation costs if required)

Position Description:

  • You'll be responsible for coordinating engineering & project management activities are completed in a timely fashion.
  • Liaising with multiple stakeholders both within the business and representatives of local and international partners including EPC contractors, suppliers, O&M providers, regulatory government/agencies.
  • Provide engineering and project management for multiple projects, supporting them through the development process, assisting in project financing activities, and providing site leadership.
  • Support and lead technical due diligence for acquisitions and partnering opportunities.
  • Negotiation of EPC and critical equipment supply and other project specific contracts. Assist in negotiation of O&M agreements.
  • Manage domestic and international Project Management & Construction teams to provide necessary services to internal development, engineering, asset management and finance teams.
  • Develop and implement strategic plans for the project management and construction group that support the businesses growth in a strategic way.

Skills & Competencies

  • Ability to work as a team player within a highly dynamic environment with an exceptional and diverse core team in delivering projects globally on time and on budget
  • Solid knowledge of the various power generation business segments, including engineering and construction, marketing and distribution economics, regulatory environment, project finance, etc.; needs to understand wholesale markets; knowledge of, and exposure to, the broader energy renewable power generation community would be helpful
  • A keen sense of overall business strategies and outstanding analytical capabilities, including quantitative and financial analysis skills
  • Must have drive and passion for the vision of the company; embrace change and is clearly energized by the challenge associated with being an important part of a major evolution for delivering sustainable power generation


  • Proven background in commercial power generation business development (traditional or renewable power generation) experience; Australian development would be a plus.
  • This experience should include work in the various life-cycle project activities over a variety of appropriate energy infrastructure projects
  • Experience negotiating large scale EPC contracts

For further information please apply online for a confidential discussion.