Banner Default Image

Project Manager

Project Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Hannah Glasheen

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Hannah Glasheen

​The Green Recruitment Company has partnered with a major leader in the renewable space that is looking for a seasoned Construction Project Manager for their current and upcoming utility scale solar projects.

Employment: Direct Hire

Location: Virginia/North Carolina

Compensation: $120k+ (DOE)

Job Description

The Project Manager will manage projects to company standards and drive high performance in project deliverables to utility scaled projects.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing 5 MW to 100MW+ solar construction projects from inception through project closeout.

  • Manage client and project expectations.

  • Responsible for external and internal reporting.

  • Manage direct reports, and multiple sub-contractors, for solar projects.

  • Coordinate with internal departments (safety, engineering, quality, supply chain, construction, etc.).

  • Responsible for cost and scheduling goals and project schedule including: development, metrics, maintenance of the schedule to report weekly to executives on % complete, etc.

  • Champion company’s First Time Right process throughout the project.

  • Responsible for project budget, risk management, safety, and quality.

  • Ensure subcontractors are in compliance with all permits and laws, and mitigation measures on the project.

  • Maintain high level contact with permitting officials.

  • Oversee the management of the system design and construction process.

  • Make sure that all RFI’s and Submittals are responded to in a timely manner.

  • Ensure all Company procured materials are ordered and delivered to site in the required timeline.

  • Work with procurement team to identify and order long lead substation equipment negotiation and execute the contract associated Purchase Order/ associated invoices.

  • Work with Procurement team to identify and solicit contracting partners, hold pre-bid meetings, training sessions.

  • Manage subcontracts once executed including tracking deliverables, schedules, payments due, managing change orders, and providing notices or dispute resolution if required.

  • Manage punch list, demobilization and financial close out of project.

Supervisory Responsibilities:Supervise PM/PC I on site, assist with interview and annual reviews.


Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • BS in Construction, Engineering, Business or related discipline preferred. Candidates with significant experience within the industry will also be considered.

  • 5-10 years of experience in project management and or operations.

  • Experience in solar or energy related projects of $10M+.

  • Experience dealing with subcontracts, subcontractors, and/or self-perform work.

  • Superior project management skills.

  • Strong process orientation.

  • Outstanding communication skills.

  • Travel to onsite project 90-100 % of the time as directed by supervisor.

Physical Requirements/Work Environment:Work is performed in an office environment and in the field. Must be able to sit, stand, bend, twist and lift up to 20 pounds.