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Project Engineer

  • Permanent Full-time
  • Anywhere
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General Job Description

The Company 

Our client is an Australian-owned and operated service provider for the Renewable Energy. Our client is specialised in the utility-scale PV solar and battery energy storage systems, with high expertise in engineering, procurement, construction and operation of large-scale projects. 


The Opportunity

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Project Engineer will play a key role in all stages of project planning, design management, procurement, construction, documentation, site visits, permitting, technical support, and system commissioning for solar projects.

This position encompasses Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) work, ensuring the successful execution and handover of projects.


The Responsibilities 

  • Review, manage, and provide technical oversight for all aspects of design, including civil, structural, electrical, and mechanical engineering disciplines, ensuring compliance with industry standards and project requirements. 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and optimize engineering solutions, ensuring cost-effectiveness, functionality, and adherence to project specifications. 
  • Support project scheduling, cost tracking, and quality assurance activities during the entire project lifecycle, ensuring timely and efficient project execution. 
  • Prepare and maintain comprehensive project documentation, including design drawings, technical specifications, contracts, change orders, progress reports, and as-built documentation. 
  • Develop and improve construction management documentation, such as project specifications, Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) plans, quality control procedures, and project execution plans.
  • Conduct regular site visits and inspections to monitor construction progress, identify potential issues or deviations from design, and ensure compliance with project plans, quality standards, and safety regulations. 
  • Provide technical support and guidance to field personnel, subcontractors, and suppliers during the construction phase. 


Selection Criteria

  • A degree in solar or electrical engineering or a related engineering field. 
  • At least two years of experience as an engineer in the C&I or Utility solar industry, with a focus on EPC projects.
  • At least two years of relevant work experience in the design, construction, and commissioning of PV power plants, including familiarity with relevant codes and standards. 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyze complex engineering issues and propose effective solutions.
  • Assertive, able to cope with pressure, a team player, and willing to travel to project sites as required.


Apply now through the apply button or get in touch with Fiona Lin at for a confidential conversation. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Anavo welcomes, values and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Islander people, women, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, people with different cultural backgrounds and disabilities.

Key Facts
  • Join fast growing Australia owned company in the Renewable industry.
  • Full time permanent Office base role.
  • Gain valuable experience working a key role in all stages of big Solar projects
Full Job Description

Play a key role in Solar projects working for a fast-growing Australian owned company.

Meet the Consultant

The Polyglot Group
Fiona Lin

Team Leader