Project Manager - Solar

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What We’re Looking For:

 

  • A driven and innovative Project Manager to lead the project team to facilitate multiple Solar projects. To be the bridge between the client, the Project Management team, and the Field Management team. 

 

What You’ll Do:

  • You will be the leader of the project team; be responsible for planning and overseeing multiple solar projects simultaneously.
  • Be responsible for Project and contract execution
  • Schedule and plan the projects construction, by understanding what people, materials, and equipment are needed to complete the project.
  • Manage the project Budget and report to the GM on job status updates and anticipated cost to complete the project.
  • Ensure that the site team has the safety materials needed and that they are following the KE safety procedures along with the Construction Manager
  • Interface with the client by, communicating the project status, working through change orders, submitting billing, and supplying any project deliverables per contract.
  • Ensure that materials and equipment have been ordered and track them to ensure they arrive when they are scheduled
  • Keep the Project schedule up to date, and make sure the critical milestones are being met.
  • Work with Engineering on submittals, RFI’s, and buildability of the site.
  • Lead Kickoff meetings with the project team to ensure that the project is set up for success.

You Have:

 

  • Proven working experience in utility grade photovoltaic project management.
  • Ability to oversee, and report progress on a daily basis to the leadership team, to ensure the projects are completed on time and in budget.
  • Experience with basic Project Management and resource coordination, to include: estimating, planning, scheduling, cost management, materials/purchasing, operations and maintenance, and client-facing.
  • Ability to develop comprehensive project plans to be shared with clients as well as the project team.
  • Ability to meet with clients to take capture project details and clarify specific requirements of each project.
  • Excellent organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills.
  • Ability to meet budgetary objectives and to adjust to project constraints based on analysis.
  • Experience with tracking project performance, to analyze the project upon completion and during short and long term milestones.
  • Ability to delegate project tasks to project team members, based on individual strengths, skill sets and experience.
  • Ability to work on tight deadlines under pressure.
  • Competency in Microsoft applications included Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Manage project files, drawings, documents & records in our project system.
  • Exceptional verbal, written and presentation skills.
  • Willing to work occasional evenings, weekends and holidays.
  • Willing to work on some out-of-town projects.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

You May Also Have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Construction Management or related field experience or education.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
  • 3+ years experience managing photovoltaic installations, and tracking systems .
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.

We Have:

  • We offer our employees a competitive compensation and benefits package, including health, dental, life, paid vacation and a retirement plan.

Knobelsdorff Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Knobelsdorff Enterprises does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status.

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