Site Engineer, Spring Gully

Job Description

Working for us

At Origin we have a strong purpose and values that challenge us to find the answers to the big energy questions. Every person that works with us helps us reach that goal. If you bring good energy to Origin, you'll get it in return. A challenging career. An exciting industry. And the support to grow and explore your potential.


Origin is leading the transition to net zero through clean energy and customer solutions. Gas forms an essential part of the energy mix during the transition and Origin, via the Integrated Gas Business Unit, is continuing to invest in gas exploration and production throughout Australia.

Origin currently have two site engineer positions, situated on site at either Spring Gully or Reedy Creek.

The Site Engineer will take technical ownership and develop intimate knowledge of Spring Gully/Reedy Creek equipment, whilst providing technical and process safety advice to Facility Operations.

More about the role:

  • Provide technical and process safety advice to Facility and Field Operations
  • Monitor process equipment to ensure correct operating envelopes
  • Identify opportunities to optimise production, improve safety and lower costs; and
  • Develop and implement small technical changes and projects
  • Investigate Process Safety Incidents


You will be able to demonstrate that you're a team player, focused on collaboration with excellent communication (written and verbal). You will enjoy working collaboratively with a broad range of people across the organisation, especially site operational personnel. You will have strong analytical, problem solving and improvement implementation skills and be capable of working autonomously.

More about you:

  • 5+ Years' Experience in Engineering (Process Engineering highly desired)
  • Operating experience working with Upstream Oil & Gas unit operations - specific experience with CSG Operations, pressure vessels and piping, Centrifugal Compression, TEG Dehydration, Air compression & nitrogen systems, Water Treatment highly regarded
  • Demonstrated experience with Management of Change processes in an Operational environment
  • Experience in Operations, Optimisation, Commissioning and Projects all highly regarded
  • Demonstrated experience working with Process Safety issues in an operational environment

Whilst it is our preference that this is a live local role on a 2:2 roster - which means the successful candidate will either be based in the Maranoa Region, or be able to relocate there, all applications will be considered.

Origin - Where good change happens

At Origin, we're powered by people who believe in creating collective change. We're creating more diverse and inclusive workplaces for everyone because the more perspectives we have, in a place where everyone can belong, the better we can tackle our challenges together. We are united, yet unique.

We are committed to fostering a diverse, gender equitable workforce, where all applications are evaluated on merit and potential. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, people living with disabilities, culturally diverse people, any stage in life, people with intersex variations and people within LGBTQ+ communities, including trans, and gender diverse.

If you think you have transferable skills, an appetite to learn and would be a great fit, we'd love to hear from you.

A great team to join

It's an exciting time to join Origin. Together we're powering a cleaner, smarter energy future for Australia and beyond, always looking for better ways to deliver for our customers - and for our people.

Origin's Integrated Gas business plays a critical role in powering our future, as a leading gas producer for Australian and international markets. We're also exploring for natural gas reserves to develop as a future energy source. We focus on being an efficient, low-cost operator of unconventional gas to meet the growing demand of high value gas and LNG customers in Australia and Asia. We need passionate and forward-thinking people to join us, who are committed to a zero-harm safety culture, managing risk and driving culture change.

Origin. Good energy

At Origin, our focus is on getting energy right for our customers, communities, and planet. Because we know it's up to us to shape the future of energy. Today, we serve more than 4.2 million customers, are one of the most significant energy producers in the country and listed in the ASX Top 50 companies.

For more information contact: Bronwen Galpin - bronwen,, quote Requisition ID: 83293

Origin recognises Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples as the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia, and we pay our respects to Elders past, present and future.


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