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    Jayden Nlemadim

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    27 days ago

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Currently seeking an innovative and motivated leader with at least 5 years’ experience utility-scale solar construction management.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Seeking an innovative and motivated individual that will have responsibilities during the construction process. Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Collaborates with the safety department to ensure all safety goals are the highest priority
  • Provides excellence in the management and delivery of the project, in-line with the company’s expectations.
  • Prepare and manage the project execution plan, co-ordinate and host the project kick off meetings, and prepare and manage effective project close out.
  • Work with the Commercial Manager to ensure all contracts (prime and sub-contracts) are effectively managed, including change orders and documentation of variances.
  • Onsite owner’s representative: monitoring of utility scale solar construction completed by 3rd party EPC Contractors
  • Cultivate positive working relationships with 3rd party EPC Contractors
  • Manage the construction of utility scale solar projects to the 3rd party EPC contract and permit requirements including schedule, budget, scope of work, deliverables,
  • Complete daily safety walks and submit a daily safety walk report to head of internal safety programs
  • First line of defence against proposed change orders; escalating to internal Project Manager as necessary

Core Competencies:

  • Proven ability to motivate others inside or outside the organization
  • Strong proficiency in communication
  • The ability to solicit others for support for ideas and solutions
  • The ability to quickly identify the information needed to clarify a situation, seek that information from appropriate sources, and use skilful questioning to draw out the information to find a solution.
  • demonstrate depth of technical knowledge and skill in utility scale solar construction.
  • Takes initiative to identify what needs to be done to maintain project schedule and budget and ensures a plan is in place.
  • Drives to complete thorough work; follows up with others to ensure that commitments have been fulfilled.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • OSHA 30 Certified
  • 5 years of onsite utility scale solar construction management
  • Advanced knowledge of solar construction management processes, means and methods
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations, and quality standards
  • Willing to be on the jobsite daily
  • Bachelor of Science degree preferred, but not a requirement
  • Must be willing to travel and spend 3 of 4 weeks onsite every month.