Lead Wind Engineer

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • Jul 3, 2021
Science, Engineering 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.

Lead Wind Engineer

Work Location: Perth

Roster: Monday to Friday

FFI is committed to ending climate change and is building a global renewable energy business, while decarbonising existing operations. FFI is committed to delivering on our vision to create thriving communities as part of our broader social licence to operate.

The role of the Lead Wind Engineer is to support the Manager Technology Solutions in engineering tasks related to Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) global Wind Energy Projects under evaluation, development, construction and operation.

The candidate will need to understand the interaction between the various disciplines and be able to deliver outputs in a timely fashion to schedule. The candidate must be keen to join a dynamic team working on hydropower developments worldwide.

The key responsibilities are:

This role’s key accountabilities in line with the organisation’s strategic targets and objectives, are listed below and may change at any time to suit business needs. Support the Manager Technology Solutions in engineering tasks related to development, construction and operation of FFI Wind Energy Projects.

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.