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Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: California
Reference: DH16
Contact Name: Dale Howell
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Job Published: May 10, 2016 17:04

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, staff, and supervise all assigned work activities through site Construction Managers and subcontractors to insure a cohesive operational unit.
  • Strong work ethic; e.g. roll-up your sleeves leader that requires minimal supervision
  • Highly focused, organized, analytical thinker who is used to substantial autonomy while ensuring that the customer’s needs a met.
  • Flexible to new ideas and new directions and can work in a dynamically changing work environment.
  • Highly motivated to develop and implement cost reduction initiatives to meet the changing industry requirements.
  • Pre-Construction: Coordinate with the engineering team to plan the design and installation of the product and related items and review the contract documents to ensure compliance with all required provisions.
  • Works with Contracts Manager to resolve contract issues and maintain contract compliance for both owner-facing and subcontractor-facing agreements
  • Arranges directly or through subcontractors for the necessary site logistic in terms of site offices,connectivity, utilities connections, etc.
  • Work closely with Construction Manager for oversight of contractors and trades
  • Issues project progress reports and communicates proactively with VP of Operations and other team members.
  • Checks the subcontractors progress reports and validate their associated payment requests
  • Manages OSHA records and ensures completion of project safety records
  • Enforce quality control programs 
  • Manage customer audits and inspections
  • Provides main day-to-day customer interface and point of contact
  • Develop Project schedules for execution of the work within the project milestones
  • Schedules the delivery of the products; schedules and coordinates the installation of the products with the customer, subcontractors and inspectors
  • Ensures that all ongoing project records and logs are up to date and closed at the end of the project.
  • Provides feedback to project development and the Operations Team
  • Closes out the project and turns it over to O&M group
  • May oversee less experienced project managers on a per project basis
Key Requirments:
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Project Management Training, PMP Certified
  • Contractors License or ability to become licensed preferred
  • 10+ years of commercial/Utility construction experience
  • Solar PV experience on commercial or utility scale projects
  • Knowledge of construction and electrical codes require
  • Prior project management experience on large scale projects
  • Experience with electrical systems and wiring is desired
  • EPC, PPA, Interconnection and site lease contract experience is a plus
  • Proficiency required in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) 
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project and/or P6 Primavera strongly preferred

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