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We are powered by passionate people. From those who help find and develop our renewable energy options to the teams that manage our construction projects and ensure our assets operate effectively, we are committed to generating value for our shareholders. The teams that support our landowners, the communities we operate within and our corporate functions that keep us operating. Together, new thinking, new energy and our willingness to pursue a new approach makes Tilt Renewables a great organisation. We have our own name for our strong culture. We are "Gen Tilt".

Available Opportunities

Project Development Engineer

This is an ideal role for someone who has outstanding development engineering skills from a major infrastructure background who’s keen to get into the Renewable Energy industry. This role will focus on the early to middle stages of the development phase of renewable energy projects.  Reporting to the Development Portfolio Manager, this role works closely with the broader development team to ensure that key projects in our development pipeline move forward to an investment decision.

About the role

This role supports and oversees the deliverables required during the development phase of the projects. Taking responsibility for the projects you will be familiar with key project components and be able to coordinate with internal and external stakeholder to address any issues in a timely manner.  This role will support / coordinate with the environmental and stakeholder team, engineers, project land development, and the commercial team and have responsibility for development schedules, budgets and risk planning. Key accountabilities include:

  • ·     Project development engineering and portfolio management – effective management support for multiple projects in the development pipeline (which are at various stages).
  • ·     Supporting, coordinating and managing internal resources as required across environmental, development or engineering to successfully achieve project development milestones;
  • ·     Overseeing and managing the budget for development projects
  • ·     Contract management – supporting robust contractual framework under which projects can be effectively developed.

About you

We are looking for an experienced project developer that is passionate about the environment, is keen to get into the renewable energy industry and really wants to see our business continue to thrive.  You have seen large projects through the development phases and have a good understanding of the approvals processes involved to progress projects. You will have strong stakeholder management experience and the ability to demonstrate leadership to project allocated people resources that will help you achieve project outcomes. 

You will have at a minimum:

  • A degree in engineering or planning (or other related discipline); a masters degree will be especially beneficial

  • Experience supporting and coordinating the development of complex infrastructure projects, with preference for experience in the renewable energy sector

  • Experience in negotiating commercial contracts relating to equipment supply, construction or the provision of maintenance services is desirable

  • Understanding of Australian/New Zealand environmental regulations

  • Demonstrable background in health and safety culture management on large infrastructure projects

  • This role will require some travel so a full Australian drivers licence is essential and we require applicants to have the relevant Australian working rights.

We are partnering with the recruitment firm, Whitcombe, for this role, so any applications received directly will be forwarded to Jack Ensor.  If you could like any further information or a confidential conversation, please reach out to Jack  on 0451 045 022.

If you are interested in joining the team at Tilt Renewables and we don’t have any current vacancies in your area of expertise, please send an expression of interest to Sarah McCormick, People & Culture Executive, at [email protected] and we can keep you up to date with any future vacancies that may suit your experience and interest.