Project Manager

Employer
System One
Location
Minneapolis
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 05, 2021
Industry
Construction
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time
System One is currently seeking a Solar Project Manager on a contract-to-hire position.

Additional Activities/ Responsibilities/ Duties:
  • Acts as an advocate for the company by promoting all policies and procedures and promoting a positive attitude towards the goals of each project
  • Must represent the company professionally with clients, subcontractors, and others at all times
  • Reports to: Sr. Project Manager
  • Oversee solar and wind energy projects from initial notice to proceed through final acceptance by client
  • Supervises: Construction Manager, Project Engineers, Site Safety Manager, Site Quality Manager, Co-Ops and Interns
  • Works closely with: Senior Project Manager, Superintendents, QA/QC Inspectors, Owners, Estimators, Pre-Construction, Engineers
  • Works with the Estimating department during the pre-bid and buyout stage of each project to ensure that the needs of the field staff and project team are being addressed
  • Constantly solves problems and resolves issues through face to face and personal communication
  • Plan, lead, and coordinate all activities associated with the overall execution of a project
  • Participate in the conceptual development/estimating of the project and oversee its organization, scheduling, and implementation
  • Provide project administration to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget, and schedule
  • Specific duties include, but are not limited to, contract administration, schedule management, maintaining budget & cost reports, financial analysis, project staffing, oversight & mentoring of key project staff positions, investigation of non-conformance issues and implementation of corrective measures, risk management, safety, and quality control
  • Travel: 50%

Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities:
  • Knowledge of technical, administration, and management of all phases of project activities
  • Knowledge of public and construction safety and security issues and regulations
  • Excellent mathematical skills, including application, and use in problem solving
  • Must be able to read, understand, and apply IFC drawings and job specifications for civil and electrical work
  • Ability to lead and coordinate own and others' actions, manage own time and manage personnel resources
  • Sensitivity to problems; ability to tell or predict when something is wrong; able to revise and adapt as necessary
  • Strong coordination, time management, active listening, verbal and written communication skills, critical thinking and reasoning skills
  • Self-motivated, able to learn quickly and independently
  • Computer literacy and proficiency using Viewpoint, Primavera Contractor, MS Project, and MS Office

Education/ Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering, electrical engineering, or related area
  • Minimum 5 years project management experience in utility scaled wind and solar
  • Certificates/Licenses: OSHA 10 hr. minimum, First Aid/CPR