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Commercial Solar Manager

OE Solar Albuquerque, NM

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

We Help New Mexicans Live Green

Commercial Solar Project Manager

The Commercial Solar Project Manager will help lead and direct the testing, building, and operations and maintenance of large-scale PV solar power plants. Onsite construction management of the PV solar plant includes installation of piles, racking systems and PV modules.

Major responsibilities of the Commercial Solar Project Manager are to manage, train and allocate staff in an effective and efficient manner meeting project schedule and budget.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Ensure all project engineering accountabilities are completed on time and in compliance with all technical, commercial, safety and regulatory requirements and will meet or exceed performance targets.

  • Must be able to develop project schedules.

  • Must be able to develop project budgets and cost spend plans.

  • Provide project leadership as overall technical lead and member of the project senior team.

  • Integrate latest technology equipment into a reliable solar PV power generation facility.

  • Provide leadership and guidance to a multi-discipline project team to ensure quality engineering deliverables are submitted to the project contract requirements.

  • Execute the Procurement strategy for sourcing, evaluating, and contracting photovoltaic equipment and services for development, engineering, construction and operations to support the new build Solar projects.

  • Work closely with the engineering, development, construction and operations teams in analyzing various procurement options for projects and assure procurement activities are performed consistent with established schedules and budgets.

  • Develop and maintain contacts and relationships with major equipment manufacturers and suppliers and major contractors providing services to the Solar industry.

  • Implement the process of measuring vendors and contractor’s performance and for monitoring risk exposure.

  • Provide progress reports and other status updates to client and management as required.

  • Develop solar projects, simultaneously working with land development, permitting, business development, finance, legal, environmental and engineering.

  • Create full project development schedules and high-level construction and interconnection schedules, to establish reasonable and achievable construction start and commercial operation dates.

  • Perform site visits

Other Responsibilities

  • On-site customer management & coordination with other trades.

  • Act as point person for establishing operational procedures for project management as well as play a pivotal role in the evaluation of new employee positions, improving the recruiting and hiring process and responding to and managing operational employee needs.

  • Will require periodic travel.

  • The above efforts are crucial to the successful completion of the project and profitable growth of the company.

Relationship Building

This individual will report to the Director of Operations. Direct reports are to be determined as the growth of the business dictates. Other key relationships will be with the CEO, CFO, Field/Operations Personnel, and Administrative staff.

Functional Skills

The Commercial Project Manager should be able to operate in the following manner:

  • Independently and provide effective collaborative and management support across the organization

  • Coordinate material procurement & logistics

  • Execution Orientation, Although the Commercial PM should be able to step back and see the big picture, it will be necessary to get involved in the day-to-day operations both at the project site as well as in all aspects of business development. The Commercial PM should have a hands-on orientation and be able to dive into organizational issues and facilitate a collaborative approach to problem-solving.

  • Leadership Skills, The Commercial PM will have a strong Project Management presence and will be able to work well at all levels of the organization. They will demonstrate integrity and must have unquestionable ethical standards and behavior.

  • Performance Driven, The Commercial PM will have an eye for the bottom-line impact of operations and sales/bidding process. This person will also lead the implementation of training and development activities of personnel that have a measurable impact on business results (i.e. installations, operations & management).

  • Organizational Development Skills, The Commercial PM will play a key role in the recruiting, training and development of talent. Being a highly motivated team player, they will contribute to an atmosphere in which people work together, enthusiastically and effectively, in producing outstanding results and therefore lead to the candidate's and the organization's success.

Other requirements

  • Previous Project Management experience required.

  • Experience with budget adherence and cost control measures.

  • Ability and willingness to travel and manage remote installation sites

  • Clean criminal history and ability to pass a federal background check

  • Willingness to be trained and perform outside of role hired

  • Strong technical, analytical, and problem-solving ability.

  • Strong commercial and leadership skills.

  • Possess integrity and commitment to compliance.

  • Commitment to project success.

  • MS Office/Project literacy and strong verbal and written communication skills are critical.

  • Electrical knowledge is preferred

 

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field (Engineering/Construction/Business degree or commensurate experience).

  • PMP certification or MBA preferred.

  • 5 years minimum experience in project management, construction management, renewable or traditional power generation.

  • Experience managing and leading multiple projects of various sizes.

Company Description
We offer competitive pricing, recruit the best talent, and offer industry leading customer support. Our eye for design, attention to detail, and quality craftsmanship makes us the premier installer of intelligent, functional, solar energy systems throughout New Mexico. We have experience installing solar for business big and small. We serve all areas of New Mexico and specialize in residential, commercial, and governmental solar installations. Find out what it’s like to work at one of the fastest growing solar firms in New Mexico. We offer generous compensations packages and benefits that include Health Insurance, PTO and more. More Than Just A Job, Its A Passion.

NM Safe Certified for COVID safe practices.

OE Solar

Why Work Here?
If you are a driven, self motivated, and are passionate about renewable energy we would love to hear from you.

We offer competitive pricing, recruit the best talent, and offer industry leading customer support. Our eye for design, attention to detail, and quality craftsmanship makes us the premier installer of intelligent, functional, solar energy systems throughout New Mexico. We have experience installing solar for business big and small. We serve all areas of New Mexico and specialize in residential, commercial, and governmental solar installations. Find out what it’s like to work at one of the fastest growing solar firms in New Mexico. We offer generous compensations packages and benefits that include Health Insurance, PTO and more. More Than Just A Job, Its A Passion. NM Safe Certified for COVID safe practices.

Address

Albuquerque, NM
USA

Industry

Real Estate

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