Site Manager

  • $140K - $160K + Super
  • Australia New South Wales Crookwell
  • Permanent
  • Alternative & Renewable Energy
NES Fircroft is partnering with an Australian majority-owned subsidiary power generation technologies organisation. Bringing to life an array of portfolio of projects ensuring sustainable sources of energy, developing rural communities, expanding state-of-the-art renewable technologies, and facilitating to prevent weather changes resulting by greenhouse gas emissions. We are looking for a full-time permanent Site Manager to join their team in Crookwell.

$140,000 - $160,000 + Super.

This position reports to the Regional Manager.

*Full Australian working-rights is a non-negotiable requirement for this role.

  • Monitoring the day-to-day operations in asset performance, community engagement, contract management, environmental and safety compliance, cost, and budget requirements.  
  • Working closely with the company’s control room located in Canberra.
  • Liaising weekly with the control room to update on plant outages, upcoming maintenance, and asset optimisation.
  • Using and keep up to date all systems and tools to track and report on all incidents and non-compliance.
  • Assisting in acquiring and maintaining ISO certifications.
  • Ensuring all contractors utilise onsite are appropriately onboarded as well as any local site requirements.

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Site Manager or similar. Preferably experience in renewable energy generation or similar industry.  
  • Substantial knowledge of the practices, functions, and processes required to operate generation assets.
  • Knowledge for the legislation typically associated with the operation of Generation Plants in Australia.
  • Understanding of the operation of the Australian energy market
  • Experience in power generation or high voltage industry preferred.
  • Contractor management
  • Understanding of compliance and the requirements to maintain.
  • Delivering operational performance targets
  • A trade background and experience in construction and/or operations.
  • Relevant qualification in utilities industries.
  • Strong programming, budgeting, people/contractor management, and communication skills.

Specific Training:
  • Maintain C class driver’s license.
  • GWO Basic
  • Certificate IV WHS
  • Certificate IV Leadership and Management

  • Growth opportunities
  • Learning and development
  • Travel opportunities
  • Opportunity to be exposed to multifaceted – battery storage, solar farm, wind farm, and more.
  • Allowances

For more information about this opportunity, please email to arrange a confidential discussion.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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