Fuel and CCP Specialist

Job Description

About Stanwell

Stanwell provides the spark for a bright future, and that future starts now. With our corporate office in Brisbane’s CBD and sites in the South Burnett and Rockhampton regions, we are a supplier of energy solutions to Queensland, the National Electricity Market, and large energy users throughout Australia. With more than 3,000 MW of renewable generation projects and firming capacity under development, we have an extensive renewable energy pipeline, with a goal of 9 to 10 GW of renewable energy and between 3 and 3.5 GW of energy storage in place by 2035.

We care. We adapt. We deliver. These values are the driving force behind everything we do. And as we grow and deliver that pipeline of projects in the coming years, we will continue to serve our communities and deliver the power that Queensland needs.

About the role

This is a full-time opportunity located at Stanwell Power Station.

The Fuel and CCP (Coal Combustion Products) Specialist manages the fuel requirements for Stanwell Power Station’s production and support assets. In addition, the position provides advice to the Strategic Ops Implementation Manager, on station related matters that influence production risk and fuel procurement strategy.

This role is also pivotal in managing conflicting operational priorities that may restrict the volume and quality of Coal Combustion Products (CCPs) made available for off-take.

Key activities include:

  • Ensure certainty of supply of fuel - Manage the coal and liquid fuel storage and ordering processes to meet production needs and broader business objectives as well as develop and implement solutions to address supply constraints and issues.
  • Identify and maintain relationships with key stakeholders in the fuel supply and CCP sales chain and represent Stanwell at key regional and local committees and groups.
  • Provide the operational support required to facilitate the effective off-taking of CCPs and the expansion of new customer opportunities.
  • Use established networks and relationships to engage key stakeholders to effect change to improve operational aspects of fuel management and CCP commercialisation.
  • Manage and administer new and existing contracts in the coal/fuel oil procurement and transport as well as CCP sales areas by ensuring contractual obligations are met.
  • Contractor Management – Liaise with rail and transport services providers on performance issues, freight incentives, invoicing and scheduling.

About you

  • Associate degree/Advanced Diploma in Engineering, Business Commerce or a related discipline, or equivalent.
  • Commitment to workplace, health and safety management, environmental, management, compliance management, quality assurance and continuous improvement principles.
  • Experience in maintaining governance and reporting systems that manage high-value inventory.
  • Experience building strategic relationships with internal and external suppliers, customers and other stakeholders.
  • High level knowledge of the coal mining industry in the Central Queensland area and highly developed networks within this area.


  • 12.75% employer contribution to superannuation
  • Access to Bright Spark – our rewards, recognition and discounts platform
  • Weekly pay
  • Contributions for IP/TPD insurance units 
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Buses provided from Gracemere and Rockhampton
  • On-site canteen services
  • Relocation packages available
  • Incentive scheme
  • Health and wellbeing initiatives (e.g. skin checks, flu vaccines)
  • Access to learning and development on and off the job
  • Exceptional safety culture
  • Plus, a whole lot more!

What’s next?

To submit your application, please apply online with your CV.

Applications close: 11:55pm, 25 June 2024

Further information on Stanwell can be found online at www.stanwell.com

As part of the recruitment process, you may be required to undertake pre-employment checks (may include police checks, AusCheck, medical assessment and/or drug and alcohol testing). 

Inclusion and diversity is an important part of shaping Stanwell’s culture and how our workplace operates. We recognise and value that it’s essential to creating a safe, inclusive, and productive workplace.

We are proactive about giving our people opportunities to excel and truly be themselves. We enable this through diversity, fairness, and flexible work practices.

If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.