Project Engineer

  • Bangkok
  • Work experience
  • Engineer
  • Technical occupations (other)
  • Published: 2023-01-04
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Project Engineer

BayWa r.e. is the home for change makers. We r.e.think energy – how it is produced, stored and can be best used to enable the global renewable energy transition that is essential to the future of our planet.  At BayWa r.e. we effect change globally. With locations in 30 countries, we have over 4,000 people already working across the world, collaborating with local businesses to proactively shape the future of the energy sector.

In the APAC region, we are already around 250 employees located in our 9 country offices throughout the APAC region (Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, and Australia). We have an established team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals growing our business activities by developing, constructing, and operating our renewable generation portfolio throughout the region. 

About the role
In this role you will lead and coordinate the execution of engineering design and technical studies for renewable projects (Wind/Solar)
This position is based in Bangkok, Thailand.

What You Will Do

  • Lead and coordinate the execution of engineering design (i.e.: prefeasibility, basic, detailed, As-Built) and technical studies (i.e.: topographic, hydrological, geotechnical) for the projects assigned (under development, under construction, O&M), with the support of regional engineering teams or external consultants.
  • Ensure the timely completion of engineering activities, applying best practices and regional BayWa r.e. standards.
  • Elaborate the planning of the project design activities, in order to guarantee the issuance of project designs in a timely manner.
  • Coordinate the preparation, verification and validation of all the technical documentation necessary for authorizations, permitting, purchases, construction and commissioning of projects assigned.
  • Establish, with the support of the regional engineering team, the most appropriate technical solutions for the development of project engineering.
  • Work closely with construction management team on liaising issues during construction phase:
    • a) Guarantee the correct engineering of the project with the collaboration of the technical specialists
    • b) Analyze and validate the possible modifications of the Design,
    • c) Process the main non-conformities related to the design
    •  d) Study the requests for technical modifications of the contractors.
  • Liaise with and manage external technical consultants for construction, permitting, and other support works

What You Bring

  • Engineering degree in relevant field (Civil, Electrical) 
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a Project Engineer with at least 4 years of work experience in design of large scale Wind projects (onshore and/or offshore) and/or Solar PV projects (hybrid projects (Wind+Solar+BESS+etc) is an advantage)
  • Understanding of low, medium and high voltage systems including Transmission Lines, Substations, protection devices and relays.
  • AutoCAD proficiency is mandatory. Skills in Civil 3D, Helios3D, PVCase, Windpro, Openwind or similar design software is a major advantage.
  • Experience coordinating engineering teams (technical teams, different specialities) is an advantage.
  • Understanding of BESS systems is an advantage.
  • Experience on Civil works/designs for complex terrains is an advantage.
  • Ability to work in English (written and oral)

What We Are Ready To Offer You

  • A flexible working environment so that you can maintain a positive work-life balance.
  • A diverse and inclusive team with a strong culture focusing on employee health and wellbeing.
  • The possibility to make a positive contribution to our planet and use your knowledge to set new standards in Renewable Energy

IIs This Role The Right Fit For You?

  • Are you able to travel upcountry and outside Thailand for project related works and training/workshops?
  • are you able to act on own initiative and work responsibly?
  • Do you have excellent interpersonal skills and collaborative attitude?
Diversity and Equal Opportunity
At BayWa r.e. we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates.
All employment is decided based on qualifications, potential, merit, and business need.
We do not discriminate on the basis of origin, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.


We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.
  • Chamaiporn Manochai
  • Senior Talent Acquisition Partner
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