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Solar Project Manager (Commercial)

New Britain, CT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW: Northeast Project Manager (Solar)


- We have partnered with a national solar developer with substantial partnerships in the solar industry and deepest roots in the northeast of the United States

- Growth will be dependent on consistent, strong execution of distributed generation solar projects to maintain our partnerships and deliver a positive customer experience

- Your job will be to lead northeast regional project management efforts and execute on appropriate processes for ongoing success, in coordination with the national team

Your mission:

- Assume responsibility for northeast project management activities from inception to completion (e.g., energy analysis, system design, permitting activities, installation, and customer interactions)

- Implement best-in-class project management process, including project schedules & budgets, partner management, communications patterns, customer relations, and internal tracking

- Develop structure to scale our operations as the company grows, preventing project management activities from becoming a bottleneck

- Support the maintenance of a project tracker and database to support future decision-making (e.g., cost estimates, equipment selection, partnership selection, and financial profitability)



- You have 3+ years of project management experience at a solar or renewable energy company

- You have strong technical expertise or engineering experience, particularly with solar projects >100 kW

- You have experience navigating relationships with key stakeholders (e.g., utility companies, local jurisdictions, sub-contractors, etc.) to adeptly solve both personnel and project issues

- You have a track record of ensuring multiple concurrent projects meet timelines and budget constraints

- Commercial solar project management experience

- You have willingness to travel regionally as required

Bonus (nice-to-have):

- You have NABCEP PV Installation professional certification

- You have a can-do attitude and willingness to support all parts of the business as required (e.g., strategy, operations, sales)

- You have experience in the commercial solar space (500 kW –5 MW projects)


- Competitive salary and bonus structure

- Health insurance with 100% of premiums covered


Note: *Relocation not required, but will be treated like a hybrid role for travel as needed to Solar Project Sights*

Resumes can be sent confidentially to

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.



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