Project Manager - Solar PV

Job Title: Project Manager - Solar PV
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Arab Emirates,
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: HQ00019920
Contact Name: Ghadir Shaar
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Allen & York are recruiting a Project Manager for an international Consulting, design, construction and operation company that develop and invest in utility size energy projects with a technology focus on Combined-Cycle, Co-and Tri-Generation, Photovoltaic, Biomass or Geothermal. The company invest on the basis of Feed-In-Tariffs or long term Power-Purchase-Agreements.


  • Ensure the construction and handover of company projects to clients on schedule and on budget
  • Ensure a zero-accident safety record and general compliance with company QHSE policy
  • Plan, direct, coordinate, develop and deliver progress reports for the construction of assigned projects
  • Work closely with contractors, engineers and project teams to oversee organization, scheduling, and implementation
  • Regularly inspect project construction sites to ensure appropriate field operations from a quality, safety and workmanship perspective
  • Monitor and report progress and issues relating to safety, quality, schedule and budget in accordance with established ISO reporting procedures
  • Ensure the project is constructed in strict adherence to quality requirements, and to the design plans and specifications
  • Track day to day progress and ensures the project maintains schedule, and provide solutions to make up lost schedule as required
  • Manage project expenses to ensures project is delivered within budget
  • Provide project status reports as required by the clients and management
  • Prepare and issue RFPs for subcontracted works
  • Review, evaluate and recommend subcontractor proposals
  • Negotiate and prepare subcontracts in accordance with company subcontracting policies
  • Coordinate with QHSE on all ISO requirements
  • Help develop best practices and tools for project execution and management


  • University degree in Engineering or Project Management
  • 5-7 years managing construction projects of $10 mil +

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