Lead Engineering Geologist

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • Aug 3, 2022
Science Full-time

Job Description:

At Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) we are leading the global energy transition by developing a portfolio of renewable energy and green hydrogen projects.

Our large scale, low-cost hydropower, geothermal, solar and wind assets will support establishment of green energy and green product industries around the world.

FFI is committed to building thriving communities by delivering social, environmental and economic benefits.

Role Title: Lead Engineering Geologist

Work Location: Perth

Roster: Monday to Friday

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading a team of engineering geologists providing technical support across a broad portfolio of domestic and international projects. Project experience in one or more of the following is essential; Hydropower, Wind, Solar, Geothermal, Dams, Tunnelling, Ports, Infrastructure, Foundations.

Experience in geological mapping, site investigation, ground modelling, evaluation of geohazards and providing technical guidance to project teams is necessary.

Key accountabilities will include:

Qualifications and skills required:

Candidates must be able to bring a flexible mindset, challenge traditional thinking, and be prepared to work outside of their comfort zone.

Our values drive our culture and performance through a strong focus on safety, family and determination. We celebrate and respect people’s differences and commit to providing an inclusive work environment. This is an exciting time to join Fortescue.

We encourage Aboriginal Australians and female candidates to apply.


Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified