Job Title: Head of Engineering - Renewables
Location: Sydney or Melbourne, Australia
We are actively seeking a seasoned and forward-thinking professional to take on the role of Head of Engineering in the thriving and rapidly expanding renewables industry. As a key player in our organization, the successful candidate will provide strategic leadership, driving innovative engineering initiatives and contributing their wealth of expertise to the evolution of renewable energy solutions in Australia.
- Provide visionary guidance and strategic direction for the engineering function within the renewables sector.
- Lead the development and implementation of pioneering engineering solutions to address current challenges and seize future opportunities.
- Lead, mentor, and inspire a team of engineers, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and ensuring high-performance standards.
- Collaborate cross-functionally to seamlessly integrate engineering activities with other departments.
- Oversee the planning, design, and execution of renewable energy projects, ensuring strict adherence to quality standards, timelines, and budget constraints.
- Drive innovation in project development processes to enhance efficiency and sustainability.
- Leverage a minimum of 10 years of experience in the renewables industry, demonstrating a profound understanding of engineering principles, especially in solar, wind, and energy storage projects.
- Stay abreast of emerging technologies and industry trends to guide the development of cutting-edge solutions.
- Cultivate and sustain robust relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including clients, regulatory bodies, and industry partners.
- Act as a prominent representative of the organization in technical forums and industry events.
Qualifications and Experience:
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field; advanced degree preferred.
- A minimum of 10 years of progressive experience in engineering roles within the renewables industry.
- Proven track record in leading successful engineering teams and delivering complex projects.
- In-depth knowledge of renewable energy technologies, project development, and engineering best practices.
- Strong understanding of relevant Australian regulations and standards in the renewables sector.
- Consultancy background required
- Exceptional leadership and interpersonal skills.
- Strategic thinking and effective problem-solving abilities.
- Strong project management skills, emphasizing timely and budget-conscious results.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Ability to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
If you are interested and have the required skillset, please do not hesitate to apply!