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Project Manager - Utility Scale Solar

  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: : BBBH106717
  • Location: USA, California, Oakland
  • Sector: Solar, Renewables
  • Salary: 401k & Health Benefits
  • Date posted: 18/07/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
Spencer Ogden, one of the fastest growing renewable energy consulting firms, is looking for a Project Manager for Utility Scale Solar projects in Oakland, CA

Spencer Ogden is working with an Energy EPC Owner/Operator firm that needs a Project Manager for multiple large Utility Solar projects. Our high growth and position in the renewable energy industry offers outstanding opportunities to individuals seeking an exciting work environment with a fortune 200 client and global energy firm.

Solar Project Manager Responsibilities:
*Responsible for complying and monitoring company safety and quality goals on assigned projects
*Responsible for managing the planning, design and construction process for all assigned projects
*Responsible for managing budget and schedule goals of assigned projects, from project inception through project closeout
*Performs regular risk-analysis and cost forecasting and reporting for assigned projects
*Acquire initial budget, scope and schedule sign off/buy-in from design and procurement
*Facilitate bid and procurement process with subcontractors and vendors.
*Coordination with the contract department for initiation and completion of Prime/Sub agreement, Certificate of Insurance, subcontractor task orders
*Monitor final budget, contract review, schedule, and signature acquisition process for all assigned projects
*Creates, oversees and tracks all schedule aspects for assigned projects, from pre-approval through project close-out to ensure on-time delivery.
*Directs work of one or more assigned Construction Managers on a per project basis
*Responsible for effective oversight of multiple subcontractors and temporary leased installation labor
*Resolving conflicts by collecting and analyzing information, interpreting differences between base line contract work, change order work and new work, and providing recommendations to resolve.
*Work with the Senior Project Manager to create Construction Management Procedures for project team application.

Competitive Benefits Include:
* Competitive Salary & per diem for any project related travel
* Free Comprehensive Health Insurance Including : Health, Vision & Dental
* 401k
* Life Insurance
* Growth Opportunities for top performers with a Global EPC
* Short Term /Long Term Disability

The Ideal Candidate is: (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

*Highly proficient in technical aspects of commercial and utility solar PV construction
*Ideally has 3+ years of utility solar construction experience required
*Strong working knowledge of complex electrical systems and components
*Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills
*Strong analytical, quantitative, and organizational skills
*Self-starter with strong organizational skills, extreme attention to detail, and commitment to producing high quality work product, and ability to multi-task under tight time pressures

Required Experience:

- 3-8 years in planning/scheduling and project management.

- 1 Year of Utility Scale Solar Experience

- Knowledge of commercial & utiltiy electrical systems and NEC parameters

- Experience with utility scale projects and direct to utility interconnection a plus

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.