AECOM Senior Project Manager - Renewable Energy in Melbourne, Australia
Australia - Victoria, Melbourne
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We understand both the urgency of the challenges facing our society and our responsibility to respond in an impactful and enduring way. Armed with this consciousness, we’re leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future, partnering with those who want to make a positive difference in the world.
AECOM’s market-leading Renewable Energy business in Australia is looking for a Senior Project Manager in Renewable Generation based in Melbourne, who is active in the energy sector and has the whole of life cycle project experience on wind, solar and battery developments.
We work closely with investors and developers to help them deliver successful developments from pre-construction through to operations. This role is for a passionate individual with a recognised track record in leading owner’s engineer services and ideally, project management services on behalf of our clients.
With high projected growth in the renewable energy sector, there has never been a more exciting time to be in the energy industry. This is a fantastic opportunity to be actively involved in a high-performing team of energy professionals.
As a Senior Project Manager, you will collaborate to deliver projects, develop proposals, and deliver on client expectations. You will also be instrumental in enabling and growing the team.
You will ideally have consulting experience in the Renewable Energy industry working with asset owners, developers, suppliers, or power utilities. The successful candidate will have strong technical, communication, and time management skills and the desire to grow their career at AECOM.
This role might suit proven a Mechanical, Electrical or Civil Engineer or experienced Project Engineers or Project Managers with some or all the following:
Relevant tertiary qualifications in related Engineering disciplines (Mechanical, Electrical, Civil) or Project Management;
Project or engineering experience across hybrid (wind/solar/battery) renewables projects from feasibility studies and specification development to construction monitoring;
Experience in the delivery of large, multi-Megawatt, utility-scale power project development and grid connection process in Australia;
Demonstrable knowledge of major generation technologies and applicable systems;
Approachable and resilient demeanour, with proven project management skills, while building stakeholder relationships and collaborative project delivery;
Strong communication skills (written and verbal).
Energy Advisory experience or Financial/Economic background is highly advantageous;
Experience with other power generation technologies, e.g. energy storage, biofuels, or hydrogen advantageous.
Benefits at AECOM
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men’s participation throughout our workplace.
We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.
Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options;
Work-from-home equipment packages and assistance;
Diverse, challenging and exciting multidisciplinary engineering projects;
State of the art, modern and contemporary offices;
Paid parental and partner leave;
Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging;
Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers;
Wellbeing benefits eg. Vaccinations, health insurance discounts;
Employee stock purchase plans;
Professional and technical development opportunities.
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What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Power
Business Line Power
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 255297BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.