Grad/Junior Engineer - GIS Officer (Wind & Solar)

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Annabelle Nielson
Email: email Annabelle
Reference: BBBH6750_1633048500
Posted: 19 days ago

Grad/Junior Engineer - GIS Officer (Wind & Solar)

About NextWave
NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, Climate-Tech & Technology sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

About the Role

A global organisation with proven Australian capability across both utility scale wind and solar developments. You will join an established renewable energy development team, revered within the market for consistent and cohesive community engagement practices. They pride themselves on building long term relationships, from conception through to operations and beyond.

As a key member of the development team, you will contribute to the prospecting, feasibility, design and planning stages of renewable energy project development, with a focus on Geographic Information Systems (GIS). You will assist in identifying potential project sites, project design, resource assessment and technical studies to facilitate the planning reports.

This will include:

  • Evaluating potential sites for wind and solar developments using GIS.

  • Utilising your technical capabilities to support the broader commercial team and senior engineers to review sites, collect data and document on site findings.

  • Support Senior Engineers in the preparation of maps for inclusion in the environmental impact statement (EIS) documents.

  • Assist Senior Engineers in the preparation of maps for project infrastructure, including tracks, cables, wind turbines/solar arrays and electrical plant


  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) - ideally including GIS/Spatial Science subjects

  • Passion and drive to contribute to Australia's transition to renewable energy and progress your career within the clean energy industry

  • Proactive approach, strong attention to detail and ability to meet competing deadlines.

  • Ability to work effectively and successfully with others through collaboration and open communication

    This position is open to recent Graduates and Junior Engineers/GIS Officers.

Locations: Melbourne, VIC

Salary: Dependant on experience

If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. We will review your application and revert back promptly.

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