Project Manager - Solar Developer

  1. Permanent
BBBH154704_1565684862
  1. Australia
  2. Solar
£52551.84 - £59558.75 per annum + plus superannuation
Date posted13/08/2019


Spencer Ogden Australia is seeking an experienced utility-scale solar PV project manager for the successful EPC delivery of its multi-site portfolio of projects for our client, an international solar developer. This position is located in Melbourne, however, we will also be accepting applications from interstate.



Responsibilities

  • Work with the General Manager, EPC and the engineering team to review and successfully implement solar PV projects within the company's portfolio in Australia.
  • Assist with drafting the scope of work and estimate the respective project budgets.
  • Follow up and report on project budgets.
  • Establish evaluation metrics, and assist in selecting winning proposals from subcontractors.
  • Oversee the delivery of multiple active construction projects by management of the site-based construction manager and broader team.
  • Manage contract negotiations, change orders, and other agreements with EPC subcontractors and vendors as required.
  • Support the General Manager, EPC on project commercial topics as required.
  • Oversee all subcontractors' work in all phases.
  • Develop and maintain project timeline, identify critical path and key milestones for project's success.
  • Communicate with utilities and other authorities regarding interconnection, permitting, and other regulatory compliance issues.
  • Identify the sources of likely problems and proactively take preventative measures to avoid any potential project risks, and determine response actions to mitigate any negative impact.



Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or other related Engineering fields.
  • Proven track record of 5+ years of solar project management experience, including ground mount projects over 10 MW.
  • Electrical Licensing strongly preferred, but not essential.
  • In-depth knowledge of Australian Building Codes, Standards and Industry Best Practice.



Qualities

  • Possess strong organisational and time management skills.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, self-motivated with demonstrated problem-solving capability.
  • Self-starter with excellent presentation skills with constant attention to details and accuracy.
  • Self-disciplined and result-oriented.
  • Fluent in English is a prerequisite.
  • Flexibility to regularly travel to project sites in various locations whenever necessary. Some limited international travel may be required.

For more information about this role please contact our Perth office


Spencer Ogden Australia is seeking an experienced utility-scale solar PV project manager for the successful EPC delivery of its multi-site portfolio of projects for our client, an international solar developer. This position is located in Melbourne, however, we will also be accepting applications from interstate.



Responsibilities

  • Work with the General Manager, EPC and the engineering team to review and successfully implement solar PV projects within the company's portfolio in Australia.
  • Assist with drafting the scope of work and estimate the respective project budgets.
  • Follow up and report on project budgets.
  • Establish evaluation metrics, and assist in selecting winning proposals from subcontractors.
  • Oversee the delivery of multiple active construction projects by management of the site-based construction manager and broader team.
  • Manage contract negotiations, change orders, and other agreements with EPC subcontractors and vendors as required.
  • Support the General Manager, EPC on project commercial topics as required.
  • Oversee all subcontractors' work in all phases.
  • Develop and maintain project timeline, identify critical path and key milestones for project's success.
  • Communicate with utilities and other authorities regarding interconnection, permitting, and other regulatory compliance issues.
  • Identify the sources of likely problems and proactively take preventative measures to avoid any potential project risks, and determine response actions to mitigate any negative impact.



Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or other related Engineering fields.
  • Proven track record of 5+ years of solar project management experience, including ground mount projects over 10 MW.
  • Electrical Licensing strongly preferred, but not essential.
  • In-depth knowledge of Australian Building Codes, Standards and Industry Best Practice.



Qualities

  • Possess strong organisational and time management skills.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, self-motivated with demonstrated problem-solving capability.
  • Self-starter with excellent presentation skills with constant attention to details and accuracy.
  • Self-disciplined and result-oriented.
  • Fluent in English is a prerequisite.
  • Flexibility to regularly travel to project sites in various locations whenever necessary. Some limited international travel may be required.

For more information about this role please contact our Perth office

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