Deputy Project Manager

  • Perth, Australia
  • Architecture, Civil Engineering
  • Published: 2023-03-13
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About Us

I want a meaningful job in a company that gives me the chance to achieve a big goal: 100% clean energy. Sounds ambitious, but it is feasible. I work at JUWI. When do you start?
We are looking for you as a Deputy Project Manager
Start ASAP | Solar PV EPC projects | Mining Client | Full-time fixed term

With an annual turnover of over 1 billion AUD and installed capacity in excess of 5 GW across 25 countries, JUWI is one of the world's leading companies in the renewable energy sector. Since 1996, JUWI has developed, planned, financed, built and operated power plants and systems that use renewable energies – wind and solar.

The Australian subsidiary has been operating since 2015 is currently delivering multiple utility scale and hybrid renewable projects located both on-grid and off-grid. Driven by the increasing demand for utility scale solar and wind systems, JUWI is expanding its delivery capability in Australia. JUWI has offices in Perth and Brisbane.


As the Deputy Project Manager, you will work alongside the Project Manager and be responsible for managing the engineering, procurement and construction of one of JUWI’s most exciting new projects - a utility-scale solar farm project for a large mining operation in Western Australia.

At JUWI, the Deputy Project Manager plays an integral role in leading the project and supporting the project team to ensure project success - you will be responsible for working with and coordinating the entire project team to achieve project goals and deliverables. The role will put you into the mix of a team of world class professionals providing project support from around the globe and enabling you to help decarbonise Australia’s resource sector.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with the Project Manager to lead the development and implementation of the project plan, including development of project schedule, key project management deliverables and documentation, subcontractor scopes
  • Manage the engineering, procurement and construction phases of the project, working closely with the Project Manager, Engineering Lead, Procurement Manger, Construction Manager and Commissioning Manager to ensure all the client's requirements are understood and integrated into the project plan.
  • Actively manage and coordinate subconsultants, subcontractors, and other stakeholders to ensure that all activities are aligned and that the project is delivered to the required cost, time and quality requirements.
  • Establish a good working relationship with client, project team and stakeholders to coordinate project delivery, maintain alignment and ensure all scope, cost, quality and schedule requirements are achieved.
  • Monitor project progress including schedule, cost and quality requirements, highlighting any issues or risks that may impact the project timeline or budget.
  • Develop and manage project documentation and reporting to satisfy all planning and execution requirements for a Tier 1 mining company.
  • On boarding various project teams, internal and external, to the project as their involvement is required.

Your Profile

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
  • Proven experience in project delivery and management (5+ years)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills, with an ability to work with people from many backgrounds and subject areas.
  • Strong management and coordination skills, with a high level of organization and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to travel to project site as required, expectation is a several day visit each month during execution (Note: requires current Construction White Card)
Desirable attributes
  • Previous renewable energy sector experience
  • Experience working in project delivery for Tier 1 mining clients
  • Capable of independent decision-making
  • Result and detailed-orientated approach

Benefits of working for juwi

  • Ability to shape technology innovation within juwi and influence solutions of the future.
  • International mandate within a global organization.
  • Become part of a team that realises leading solar, wind and hybrid project worldwide.
  • juwi has a high level of commitment and passion for its vision of 100% renewable energy.


To apply, please send us your application via email to, including cover letter, full CV and credentials (related to school, university, work etc.) and stating your salary expectation.  Please insert the job title in the email Subject Line.

We are looking forward to your energy!