26 Jun, 2024

Principle Engineer

  • Genesis
  • Perth WA, Australia
Lead Engineer Energy, Renewables & Nuclear

Job Description

With approximately 15,000 employees, Technip Energies is one of the largest engineering and technology companies globally, with leadership positions in LNG, hydrogen and ethylene as well as growing market positions in sustainable chemistry and CO2 management. We believe in a better tomorrow and have a clear vision to accelerate the energy transition.

Genesis is a global business unit of Technip Energies, providing impartial consulting services to its clients in traditional hydrocarbon and new energies industries. We have an unrivalled track record of bringing high-impact solutions to clients. Our mission is to be a trusted advisor on the journey to a sustainable future. We're problem solvers who are at the forefront of innovation and our world-class experience, individual expertise and collective wisdom is what differentiates Genesis in today's market.

From Engineers and Specialists to Project Managers and Support Staff, spread across 13 countries, our people thrive in a dynamic, proactive business that's balanced with a deep sense of environmental responsibility. We are constantly in motion, fueled by the boundless potential of our solutions. Our passion for knowledge sharing, collaboration, and innovative thinking is what drives us. 


About The Role

If you share our clear vision to drive the transition to a low-carbon future, then this could be the job for you. We are seeking a Principal Process Engineer to join our team in Perth, Western Australia on a full-time permanent basis.

This is an opportunity to join a high performing and dynamic team working across a range of assignments from conventional energy to emerging energy transition technologies.

Our work encompasses feasibility assessments and concept selection for new developments through to specialist technical support of mature assets. At Genesis we collaborate closely with our clients, develop an understanding of their problems before identifying the possible solutions and supporting their decision-making process.

Key areas of activity within the process team are: 

  • Process designs for projects
  • Modelling and optimisation of process and renewable systems
  • Designing utility and balance of plant systems
  • Estimation, utilising Genesis' proprietary ADEPT tool
  • Advanced simulation, including dynamic modelling, mercury modelling and management
  • Operations support and troubleshooting
  • Facility capacity rating, debottlenecking and benchmarking
  • Life extension and asset rationalisation
  • Client team support

The successful candidate will support a wide range of clients on varied and interesting projects related to the energy industry. You will also interface with the wider Genesis organisation through interactions with other discipline teams and a range of clients.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Deliver Process consultancy advice and develop technical studies for our clients based on agreed scopes of work, and in accordance with applicable standards, guidelines and regulations
  • Develop and implement project plans for assigned tasks
  • Provide advice and guidance to less experienced Engineers, including technical reviews of study work and reports prepared by others
  • Identify opportunities with existing and new clients, and elevate to the position of Consultant / Study Manager
  • Assist with proposals in line with Genesis procedures
  • Develop CTRs and proposals in compliance with Genesis proposal and tendering procedures
  • Support to other Genesis global offices - project and new opportunities driven
  • Support to Technip Energies Perth and Regional - project and new opportunities driven

If you enjoy a fast-paced working environment and developing fresh approaches to new challenges then we would love to hear from you.


About You

We'd love to hear from you if your profile meets the following requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering or equivalent 
  • Professional engineering experience, ideally within the energy industry
  • Enjoy a mixture of tightly woven teams and working with independence 
  • Well-motivated and able to work to deadlines
  • Have a desire to develop new skills and experience
  • Software experience (eg. Hysys/Unisim Steady State & Dynamics, Aspen Plus, Cost Estimating, Pipesim) or in-house developed software (eg. ADEPT, GEM)

It is essential that applicants have the right to work in Australia.


We offer you not only a job, but an inspiring journey in a truly global environment where you team up to break down boundaries thanks to the innovation, creativity and pioneer spirit which drive our people. Along with a rewarding career, Genesis offers:

  • Great supportive team environment with room to grow and develop 
  • Continual learning and knowledge sharing through a personalised learning path, on the job training and technologies
  • A strong employee community in an inclusive and respectful culture, where everyone is encouraged to reach their full potential
  • Opportunities to contribute to our Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) roadmap through involvement in community volunteering, wellbeing and inclusion and diversity employee resource groups
  • A competitive remuneration package with benefits including:
    • Flexible work arrangements, including work from home and an optional 9-day fortnight work pattern
    • Premium health insurance allowance
    • Higher than industry standard superannuation contribution
    • Financial rewards linked to performance through an annual bonus scheme
    • Paid parental leave
    • Subsidised gym memberships and wellbeing activities


What’s Next?

Once receiving your system application, Recruiting team will screen and match your skills, experience, and potential team fit against the role requirements. We ask for your patience as the team completes the volume of applications with reasonable timeframe. Check your application progress periodically via personal account from created candidate profile during your application

We invite you to get to know more about our company by visiting www.genesisenergies.com and follow us on LinkedIn for company updates.  

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