Ergon Energy offers a range of exciting roles for qualified engineers, particularly electrical and civil engineers. Positions can be located in a number of Queensland regional centres including Cairns, Townsville, Rockhampton, Gladstone, Mackay, Maryborough and Toowoomba.

Engineering roles are advertised as they become available throughout the year on our job vacancies page.

Role types

Electrical Engineers

Ergon Energy's electrical engineers can work in a variety of exciting roles including:

  • Network protection
  • Network planning
  • Field operations
  • Network generation

For more information on exactly what is entailed in these roles, download our electrical engineering brochure (PDF 131.7 kb).

Civil Engineers

The primary role of a civil engineer at Ergon Energy is to design, document, project and construction manage building and civil works associated with substations, power stations and communications facilities. Civil engineers focus on:

  • Site investigations
  • Design and documentation
  • Tenders
  • Construction
  • Standards
  • Transmission line design

Download our civil engineering brochure (PDF 124.6 kb) for more information.


Specific requirements for each engineering role are detailed in the relevant position profile which can be downloaded from our job vacancies page when we advertise a position. All positions require a relevant engineering degree and work experience.

More information

Need more information? Call Ergon Energy Careers on 1800 656 810 or email

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