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Job Title  

Asset Management Intern  

Reporting to  

Asset Manager   

Location  

North Sydney  

Hours  

Negotiable, 6-month contract  

   

   

RES acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of Country throughout Australia and their ongoing connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to Elders past and present and to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  

About RES

 

RES is the world’s largest independent renewable energy company, working across 24 countries and active in wind, solar, energy storage, biomass, hydro, green hydrogen, transmission, and distribution.  An industry innovator for over 40 years, RES has delivered more than 24 GW of renewable energy projects across the globe and plans to bring more than 22 GW of new capacity online in the next five years.  As a service provider, RES has the skills and experience in asset management, operations and maintenance (O&M), and spare parts – supporting 41GW of renewable assets across 1,300 sites.  RES brings to the market a range of purposeful, practical technology-based products and digital solutions designed to maximise investment and deployment of renewable energy.  RES is the power behind a clean energy future where everyone has access to affordable zero carbon energy bringing together global experience, passion, and the innovation of its 4,500 people to transform the way energy is generated, stored and supplied. Visit: www.res-group.com  

   

What we offer

   

We recognise that our people are our most important asset.  We are dedicated to the personal and professional development of our employees via training and development opportunities and sponsored education.  We also encourage better work-life balance through flexible working.    

   

Some of our other benefits include a competitive bonus and parental leave entitlement, 25 days leave, financial contribution towards annual skin checks, flu vaccinations, eye care, professional trade subscriptions, professional body membership, paid volunteer days and a charity matching scheme.  

   

The position

   

As Operational Controller, you will be based in our Sydney office weekday working dayshift. You will work as part of a highly motivated 24/7 Global Control Centre team responsible for the monitoring of RES owned and managed renewable energy assets across all regions and technologies, as well as safe and efficient control and coordination of work carried out by technical and engineering teams.   

   

We are seeking an engineering or science student/graduate with strong analytical skills, computer knowledge and an ability to interpret technical data to assist in analyzing plant performance across a range of wind and solar plants. You will be a dedicated team player with high standards and attention to detail, motivated to deliver a first-class Operational Control service.  

   

   

Key Accountabilities

   

Monitoring:  

   

  • Monitor & Control assets via various software platforms.
  • Manage Day-to-Day Work Control utilising Safe Systems of Work.
  • Manage site access, Lone working, Emergency response and Incident reporting Processes.
  • Coordinate, communicate and report on outages in the electricity network.
  • Interface with stakeholders, authorities and responsible parties regarding grid outages and curtailments.
  • Produce and maintain Control Centre procedures.
  • Administer system data.
  • Produce production and performance reports.

   

   

   

   

   

Energy Market:  

   

  • Assist asset management team with the Management of daily market offers.
  • Liaise with stakeholders, authorities, and responsible parties regarding planned and unplanned network

events.  

   

   

Reporting and Analysis:  

   

  • Support requests for data queries relating to energy generation and revenue earnings as dictated by

market data and contract requirements.   

  • Develop standard procedures for undertaking queries.
  • Assist with the planning of site operational events including network outages.
  • Analyse short term electricity market conditions.
  • Support requests for data queries relating to energy generation and revenue earnings as dictated by

market data and contract requirements.   

  • Develop standard procedures for undertaking queries.
  • Assist with the planning of site operational events including network outages.
  • Analyse short term electricity market conditions.

   

   

   

Knowledge  

Skills  

   

  • Working knowledge of renewable energy generating plant (electro/mechanical)
  • Experience of Control Centre systems would be a considerable advantage.
  • Strong Microsoft skills essential (Excel VBAs and macros preferred)
  • SQL, Python and R coding are desirable but not essential

   

  • Strong technical background
  • Good analytical skills
  • Teamwork
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Initiative
  • Tenacity
  • Planning and organising
  • Attention to detail

   

Experience  

Qualifications  

   

  • Experience of Control Centre systems would be a considerable advantage.

   

   

  • Undergraduate degree in Mechanical / Electrical/ Renewable Energy engineering

   

   

   

   

   

   

  
  
  
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Department

Australia - Asset Management

Location

  • Australia, Sydney

Employment type

Intern

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