Site Manager - Onshore Wind

Job Title: Site Manager - Onshore Wind
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England,
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00019250
Contact Name: Ashley Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Our Client is a leading developer of Renewable Energy projects looking to hire an experienced Site Manager with experience of working on large scale Wind Farm projects.


  • Manage the interface with the Control Centre and ensure site works are carried out to strict Site Rules, Work Control system and Wind Turbine Safety Rules.
  • Perform safety inductions, manage contractors, provide toolbox talks and manage on site risks.
  • Manage quality of works on projects and provide site interface with contractors and landowners
  • Monitor, update and edit turbine alarm data on a regular and timely basis
  • Emergency provisions are in place.
  • Review, manage to and update asset inspection, maintenance and repair plans
  • Call off and supervise O&M and balance of plant maintenance and repair activities with Contracted suppliers.
  • Perform the role of site HV network manager (where competencies allow)
  • Provide first line response to site significant defects and any emergencies in an expeditious way.
  • Monitor the day to day work, issues and risks on the relevant wind farms and advise the Asset Manager of asset risks.
  • Annual budgeting and planning process for each wind project
  • Carry out quarterly wind farm inspections of turbines, civil and site electrical systems.
  • Carryout intermediate HV network inspections where required and competent to do so
  • Development of good working relationships with O&M contractors, landowners and local stakeholders.
  • Provide site information to the Control Centre, Asset Manager and other internal teams in to support the management of CMMS, reporting and quality management systems.
  • General legislative compliance and housekeeping of control building and site.


  • Engineering or science degree or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of contract negotiation in the wind energy sector, experience of construction or operations contract implementation.
  • Effective negotiation skills, with a track record of delivering success.
  • Interpreting detailed commercial documentation
  • Confident negotiating in a commercial or engineening environment

For further information please contact Ashley Smith on +44 (0) 1202 888986

We look forward to receiving your application.