Life at Stanwell

At Stanwell we value a diverse and inclusive culture, where we attract, employ and develop a wide group of people who share our values and want to make a difference.

We recognise that a diversity of backgrounds, interests and skills strengthens our teams and drives innovation.

Throughout our business, we encourage our people to stretch their capabilities and use their expertise to contribute to our long-term future.

We foster our people’s growth and development to enable them to reach their full potential.

Whether you are a student, a graduate or an experienced professional, discover the difference you could make with a Stanwell career.

Learning and Development

We take pride in fostering our employees’ growth and development so they can reach their full potential. Career aspirations are different for each person. We will work with you to build your own learning plan focusing on both career and personal development. At Stanwell, you will have opportunities to grow your skills through an integrated approach to development, including opportunities to learn on the job, secondments, coaching and mentoring, formal training (both internal and external) and industry conferences.

Your career at Stanwell will involve working on exciting, innovative and challenging projects that provides your opportunities to grow and help us reach our business goals.


Our values

Our values – we care, we adapt and we deliver – are integral to our culture and drive the expected behaviours of our people. They also influence how we engage with customers, suppliers, partners and our local communities. Together they guide how we think, make decisions and act on a day-to-day basis at Stanwell. Importantly, they will help us deliver on our vision: Together we create energy solutions.

We care

This encompasses how we care for everyone who works on our sites by being respectful and inclusive. It continues our core focus on safety and wellbeing. We care also demonstrates our consideration of environmental and community impacts as part of our decision making.

We adapt

We adapt is about how we will respond as we continue to see significant and rapid change to our industry, market and operating environment. It’s about how we will work together to keep improving.

We deliver

We deliver is about being decisive and owning our actions and outcomes. It’s reflective of the dedication and endurance we show in how we deliver in our roles and objectives as a business.

Inclusion & Diversity

Inclusion and Diversity is an important part of shaping Stanwell’s culture and how we operate. We recognise and value that inclusion is essential to creating a safe, productive and diverse workplace.
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We strive for a no harm environment – where we are all responsible for the safety of ourselves and others at all times. We do this through strong personal safety commitments and behaviours, and safe systems, plant and equipment.
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What we offer

We invest in our people so that they have the right skills and work environment in which to thrive and grow. We offer a range of benefits to support our people, including:

Flexible working arrangements

Parental leave, purchased annual leave, flexibility in many roles


Healthy lifestyle scheme, Employee Assistance Program, health programs


Gym membership, Super Care, travel and accommodation


Competitive remuneration and incentive benefits, employee referral program, salary sacrifice


Our Operations team plays a key role in ensuring a secure and affordable electricity supply for Queenslanders. They work on innovative solutions to improve the flexibility and competitiveness of our portfolio as we transition to a lower carbon future. The roles include engineering, health and safety, environment, production, critical projects, and facilities and asset maintenance.

Business Services

Our Business Services division covers a wide remit, including Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Corporate Affairs, Stakeholder Engagement, Land and Property, and People and Culture teams.

Growth and Future Energy

Our Growth and Future Energy division is responsible for the development and delivery of commercial strategies targeted at diversifying revenue streams. This includes developing innovative energy products and facilitating Stanwell’s participation in a low carbon energy future (through our pipeline of renewable energy projects and global hydrogen export opportunity).

Energy Markets

Our Energy Markets division is responsible for the trading of Stanwell’s generation in the National Electricity Market and the Stanwell Energy retail business activities serving commercial and industrial customers.


The Finance division is responsible for the internal functions of financial risk and services, business reporting and commercial analysis, legal, internal audit and supply chain management.