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Solar Project Manager Immediate Consideration

PeopleReady New London, CT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Position Description

We are looking for a Project Manager with commercial solar PV construction experience - both rooftop and ground mount - to work from our Essex, CT office and “own” the responsibility for direction and execution of 1) successful new solar construction and 2) ongoing, long- term maintenance.

This candidate will be involved in multiple roles within the construction process including project management, procurement, permitting, utility interconnection, subcontractor management, and supervision of Independence Solar’s on-site Construction Managers. Additionally, this candidate will take ownership for the management of the Operations and Maintenance services (“O&M”) component of the company while helping to develop our internal processes. The ideal candidate has the know-how to pitch in when necessary and will lead by example in their commitment to the team and quality of each installation.

Position Responsibilities

Design: Oversee system design process, including initial site evaluation and plan sets

Utility Interconnection: Submit applications and managing the approval process

Permits: Responsible for local approvals – including zoning, permitting, fire department and other

Procurement: Procure major system components (panels, inverters, racking, switchgear)

Technology evaluation, bidding, vendor selection, purchase orders, and logistics

Subcontractors: Manage subcontractors, including bidding, selection, contracting and scheduling

Schedule: Maintain timelines, including coordinating with customer, subcontractors, vendors, towns and utility

Ongoing Operations: Prioritize daily maintenance issues and annual inspections

Candidate Attributes

Detail-oriented and organized

Handles multiple concurrent tasks; prioritize and deliver on schedule with a sense of urgency

Enthusiastic, self-motivated personality with "do what it takes to get the job done" attitude

Ability to work through resistance; overcome “no” and inspire others with strong communication skills

Equally high comfort-level utilizing technology, telephone and face-to-face interactions

OSHA 10 or 30 is required

Procore experience a plus!

Apply now with your resume (Resume is Required) for immediate consideration, or call 860-528-0133 and ask to speak with a Trade Recruiter.

People Ready Skilled Trades

290 Roberts Street, Suite 101

East Hartford, CT 06108


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