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Construction Project Manager - BESS

  • Location: Houston, 77001
  • Compensation: $70-$80/hr per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 10 days ago

  • Expiration Date: 20 August 2051
  • Job Ref: 23365

Per Sé Group’s premier renewable client is seeking a Project Manager to support renewable energy projects that include solar/BESS and stand alone BESS projects. The PM will lead a team of construction management professionals, safety and inspectors and ensure project schedule and deliverables.

  • Provide leadership in project risk assessments and risk mitigation strategies.
  • Provide leadership in stakeholder engagement and reporting to ensure that project stakeholders are properly informed and accountable for workstreams and work products.
  • Promote and ensure compliance with client safety standards and promote client safety culture at all times, specifically ensuring that all BESS/Module/Turbine Suppliers (or other owner supplied equipment providers), BOP Contractor(s) and their subcontractors, and other contractors accessing a project site are adhering to project site safety plan. 
  • Must have a strong understanding of project budgets & schedules and be able to provide proactive oversight of project budgets, cashflow needs, and other financial related workstreams.
  • Lead and manage Contractors and Suppliers contractual obligations including oversight and mitigation of change orders and other financial risks on a project. 
  • Lead a cross-functional team after hand-off from Development to ensure oversight and close-out of action items occur during the RFP, Contracting, Construction, and Commercial Operations phases of a project. Cross-functional teams are likely to include (at a minimum) Regulatory, Development, Safety, Environmental, Finance, Accounting, Engineering, Utility/Transmission,  Originations, Senior Leadership, and Legal.  

Preferred Skills and Expertise
  • Strong understanding of construction safety requirements. OSHA 30-Hour qualification preferred. 
  • Experience managing construction QA/QC programs on renewable energy projects.
  • A minimum of 6 years of renewable energy experience, or have completed not less than 3 wind, BESS, and/or solar farm construction projects as a project manager. 
  • Desired experience to include in-depth knowledge of at least three of the following:  civil construction, structural/foundation construction, electrical construction, turbine erection/solar module assembly, testing & commissioning, preparing for and supporting various project financial/tax equity closes, and achieving utility commercial operation designations. 

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