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Project Manager

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH126007
  • Location: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney CBD
  • Sector: Solar, Renewables
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 11/05/2018
This vacancy has now expired.
Job role
The Project Manager will be responsible the client side delivery of the large scale solar PV projects from receipt of the project approval through to the completion of construction and handover to the Asset Management team. The projects will be located in remote areas of Australia and fortnightly / monthly travel to the projects site/sites should be expected.

Responsibilities and Activities

Pre-construction preparedness prior to notice to proceed:

-Provide practical inputs to scope of works, project delivery methodology and design;
-Provide technical advice and inputs to the development team
-Support in the preparation and management of RFP processes;
-Assist in the preparation and negotiation of EPC contract;
-Assist in the financial close of any projects;
-Preparation of construction management plans

Construction Management:
-Management of the owners engineer and site representative;
-Management of construction phase related consultant;
-Review the overall contractual requirements for all projects and specific process design methodology for individual projects as required
-Reviewing the contractor's site progress, safety management, quality, environmental compliance;
-Monitoring adherence to the site management plans during construction;
-Reviewing construction quality, inspection and test plans, site diaries and site documentation;
-Reviewing HSE plans with HSE manager and undertaking site safety inspections;
-Ensuring contractor's compliance with conditions of consent relevant to the construction phase;
-Responding to technical RFIs from the contractor;
-Management of the generator registration process with AEMO;
-Site coordination of outages with NSP and contractor;

Monitoring commissioning phase
-Liaising with landowners, community, local council stakeholders;
-Monitoring the satisfaction of the financial and legal obligations;
-Developing and managing punch lists;
-Preparation of all weekly and monthly reports
-Post construction (post practical completion):
-Reviewing completion of punch list items,
-Undertaking final inspection
-Draft asset management plans and procedures
-Providing effective hand over to asset manager

Key Selection Criteria

Qualifications / Experience
Project management qualification (PMI or equivalent)
Experience working on the clients side of recent energy projects in Australia
Good understanding of construction methodologies

Skills
Understand the construction management process within an energy business
Project management
Report and technical writing
Time management
Self directed
Good team player
Understand the operations and maintenance requirements for energy assets

The Company
A leading global operator that specialises in the complete management of solar assets. Starting up in Australia in 2010 the company has developed 2 of the largest solar farms with further approval for another 330 MW. The company is committed to providing excellent and high quality services, whilst maintaining safety and protection for their workers at all times. They offer employees the opportunity to work within a collaborative team that's made up of many talented individuals.

For more information about this role please contact our Perth office