Owners Site Representative

Posting date : 21/07/2024

Requisition ID : 23280

  • Power the future, together with ENGIE!
  • Join our renewable energy Project Delivery team
  • Pivotal role for Goorambat East Solar Farm

ENGIE is a global energy player with over 97,000 employees across more than 30 countries. All of our teams’ efforts are unified in support of the transition to a carbon-neutral economy, by providing innovative energy solutions to households, businesses and communities.


Our global ambition, as a pioneer of the renewable energy transition, is to champion carbon-neutral energies and achieve an affordable, reliable net-zero energy system by 2045.


Zero. You may think it’s nothing, but to us at ENGIE… zero is everything!


The Role:

ENGIE is committed to developing an efficient power generation portfolio in Australia comprising renewable and non-renewable sources. We aim to generate over 3,000 MW of energy through solar, wind and industrial-grade batteries to help Australia achieve a more sustainable, affordable and dependable energy network.


We’re seeking an experience Owners Site Representative to be based on-site at the Goorambat East Solar Farm to support the Project Manager in the delivery of the project by representing ENGIE’s interests on the site and monitoring the construction of all EPC and connection works.


The incumbent will be accountable to the Project Manager and will ideally be based at the project site near Benalla, 2 hours from Melbourne.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing and monitoring all construction activities for compliance with contractual conditions and relevant regulations and providing status updates to the Project Manager as required
  • Coordination of onsite activities between EPC contractor and connection works contractor to ensure that each contractor’s activities are planned in a way that minimises the impact on the other contractors
  • Overseeing and monitoring the EPC contractor’s implementation of all health, safety and environmental management obligations and systems on the site
  • Assist the Owner’s Engineering in reviewing and monitoring the quality of works delivered by the contractors, ensuring quality requirements are satisfied and any defects/non-conformances are properly captured with corrective actions properly tracked until resolution
  • Responsible for ensuring ENGIE / project owner is fully compliant with all contractual obligations
  • Manage and report progress against the project schedule
  • Represent ENGIE, establish and maintain excellent working relationships with all external stakeholders including the local community, landowners, regulatory bodies
  • Identify and evaluate risks, issues, dependencies, and constraints associated with the project, escalating where appropriate.  Proactively develop, agree on, and implement solutions to overcome these
  • Review and endorse final punch lists for each work package. 



About You:

To be successful in this role, you will have experience with onsite construction management of renewable energy infrastructure projects, particularly solar.  You have gained sound project and contract management experience for construction projects and able to work under pressure to meet scheduled and demanding timelines.


You can ensure accountability, communicate effectively and balance stakeholders.



Next Steps

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply with a covering letter, together with your up-to-date resume.

All applicants must have unlimited rights to work in Australia.

Please note we consider applications on an ongoing basis and therefore encourage you to apply at your earliest opportunity.


ENGIE is an equal opportunity employer, promoting diversity and committed to creating an inclusive environment for all. All applications are screened based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without any regard to origin, age, carer’s responsibilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, religion, marital status, health, disability or political opinions.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people of the LGBTIQA+ community are encouraged to apply. Our differences are our strengths!


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