Employment & Industry

The Golden Plains Wind Farm is estimated to create more than 700 direct and indirect jobs during construction and over 70 direct operational jobs

The Golden Plains Wind Farm is generating employment opportunities both directly related to the construction and operation of the wind farm and indirectly through increased demand for goods and services. The direct employment opportunities throughout construction will cover a wide range of industries, from civil and electrical contracting, earthworks, temporary construction facilities, safety and fencing, right through to accommodation, cleaning and catering. To register your interest in employment on Golden Plains Wind Farm, please email golden.plains.recruitment@vestas.com

Creating local jobs: Cameron Griffith
Creating local jobs: Natalie Law
Creating local jobs: Cody Kirby
Growing local business: Helena Kirby
Growing local business: Golden Plains Quarry
Creating local jobs: Paul Wells

Civil and Electrical Contractors

The majority of employment opportunities will be engaged through the primary electrical and civil contractors. The contact details below are for the eastern stage of the project and this will be updated to include the contractors for Golden Plains Wind Farm – West when the contractors have been formally selected.

MPC Kinetic

Click here for prospective vendor information

Click here for jobseeker information

Consolidated Power Projects

Click here to enquire about employment with CPP

Industry Capability Network

Industry Capability Network (ICN) is a network of experienced industry procurement and supply chain specialists who introduce businesses large and small to projects large and small across Australia and New Zealand. All of our work packages for the project will be advertised on the ICN gateway. From there, you can register (at no cost) your interest in the project and receive project updates.

The process of advertising and awarding of project work packages will be developed by our contractors. Subsequent project work packages will then be advertised on the ICN project page.

Be sure to register your details with the Industry Capability Network to ensure you don’t miss out on important information and updates.

Click here to visit the Industry Capability Network gateway and register your details

Social Procurement

Golden Plains Wind Farm is committed to supporting our regional community and using our buying power to generate social value above and beyond the value of the goods, services or construction being procured. We appreciate that our decisions throughout the procurement process have a significant impact on the economy, the environment and the community. We are committed to leveraging some of our purchasing power to achieve broader objectives to increase opportunities for social benefit suppliers and we strongly encourage our suppliers and contractors to hire locally and make in kind and financial contributions that support the local community.


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