Demand Management Engineer

Job Description

Energy Queensland energises communities from Tweed Heads to the Torres Strait, from Brisbane to Birdsville. Your energy can help us create a bright new future for our customers and our communities. We are proudly 100% state-owned and have depots and offices located throughout Queensland.

We have an exciting opportunity for you to be involved and contribute significantly to Energy Queensland’s #ElectricLife journey.

Our Engineering Division has a permanent opportunity for a Demand Management Engineer to be located at any major EQL location, and are inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates.

These locations include Brisbane (Newstead), Cairns, Mackay, Rockhampton, Toowoomba and Townsville.

The role

The Demand Management Engineer is responsible for providing professional engineering assistance to Energy Queensland through the application of well developed engineering capability. Technical implementation of leading edge technologies and the application in existing and future products and services will be coupled with economic, financial and business model development to strategically position Energy Queensland as customer driven leaders in Demand Management (DM).

The candidate

Critical to your success in the role is your:-

  • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering acceptable for membership of the Institute of Engineers Australia in the Professional Engineering category, and achievement of, or working towards attaining Registered Professional Engineer in Queensland (RPEQ).
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer in Queensland is desirable.
  • Post-Graduate Degree in Electrical Engineering is desirable.
  • Business Management and/or Project Management Studies is desirable.
  • Highly developed facilitation, interpersonal, communication and stakeholder management skills including the ability to think on your feet and effectively influence when engaging with customer advocates and stakeholders.
  • High level of verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to influence and negotiate a positive outcome.


The position has been evaluated as Professional and Managerial Grade Two (PM2). Annual remuneration ranging between $125K - $160K. The level of payment will be subject to an assessment of the successful applicant’s knowledge, skills and competencies that are required in this position. Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Energy Queensland Union Collective Agreement 2020.

About us

At Energy Queensland our people are at the heart of our business and are central to delivering for our customers and communities. We are focused on developing our people to ensure they have the skills and capabilities to strive and thrive in a diverse and inclusive environment.

We pride ourselves on providing equal opportunities, training opportunities, an employee assistance program, various leave options amongst many other benefits which are a key foundation to our success.

How to apply

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click the Apply button. This will redirect you to our Energy Queensland careers website. Your application should include a current resume, and a cover letter which highlights your experience and suitability for the role. As part of your application you will be required to indicate your preferred work location.

Applications will close at 11.00pm, Sunday 20 November 2022.

We value the differences individuals contribute to our workforce and encourage a diverse range of applicants to apply.