Solar Project Manager

Job Title: Solar Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England, England
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH28418
Contact Name: Vicky Kenrick
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Job Published: 6 months ago

We are recruiting for a Solar Project Manager on behalf of one our very reputable clients within the renewable energy space. The purpose of this role is to provide Project Management for the Solar O&M service within the Asset Management and Operations department in order to plan and execute a programme of upgrade, repair and remediation work on a portfolio of operational solar farms.

Key Accountabilities

  • Manage a pipeline of Project work through all stages including identification, quotation, approval, scheduling, planning, execution, technical completion, de-snagging, invoicing and warranty claims.
  • Identify sources of new work from end of warranty inspections, maintenance inspection reports, serial defects and upgrade opportunities.
  • Developing relationships with a selection of quality sub-contractors, managing their site works and providing timely feedback.
  • Draw up a consolidated ongoing Project Plan to identify the resources, materials, plant, procedures, costs and timeframes.
  • Execute the Project Plan in accordance with manufacturer's and warranty requirements.
  • Ensure appropriate testing, commissioning and documentation is produced
  • Coordinate with and provide relevant support to Wind and Battery Storage Project work.

Experience and Qualifications Required

  • Electrical qualifications
  • Relevant safety qualifications such as IOSH or SMSTS
  • Project management qualifications desirable
  • Experience managing a programme of electrical and civil project work
  • Experience working on solar sites
  • Experience producing project plans and programmes