Operations & Maintenance Engineer


Operations & Maintenance Engineer

Keeping things running efficiently on renewable energy sites, that's my job. I work to ensure the continued performance of our equipment, like wind turbines and solar arrays. Keeping things maintained, designing improvements and implementing upgrades, keeps renewable energy flowing.


Indoor Office Sometimes outdoors on project sites Working at a computer
Working with hands
Being creative
Leading and guiding
Solving problems
Working with people
Data and Details


  • Mechanical 
  • Building and Construction 
  • English Language 
  • Mathematics 
  • Production and processing  


  • Bachelor's Degree or higher qualification in engineering (Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and Technology) 
  • Licensing or registration required 


  • Salary 51% higher than the average of all Australian occupations 
  • Moderate future demand expected 
*Average of all Australian occupations

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Grade 7 & 8

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