Project Manager - Solar PV

  • Recruiter: Partner Recruiter
  • Job posted: 12/06/19
  • Reference: 719167692
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Annual
  • Job location: Whiteley, Hampshire
  • Project Manager - Solar PV
    £35,000 - £45,000

    I am looking for an experienced Project Manager who has a proven track Record of leading multiple large-scale solar PV projects across the UK. You will be working within The fast-paced Commercial PV division.

    The company is one of the UK's leading independent renewable technology experts, specialising in the design and installation of commercial and industrial-scale solar PV and battery storage solutions.

    The role
    You will be responsible for implementing the delivery of large-scale solar PV projects and ensure
    that milestones and key deliverables are achieved throughout a project's life cycle. You will
    ensure they are completed on time, within budget and to the highest quality.

    Responsibilities and duties

    - Lead all solar projects from contract award through to client handover
    - Develop project programmes, monitor progress and report to client and Directors
    - Set up contracts with the supply chain; negotiate terms and brief Directors
    - Ensure PV installations are completed by sub-contractors within the programme schedule and budgets as per contract
    - Confident delivery of briefing and coordinating activities on contracts
    - Ensure compliance of quality and safety of works at all times
    - Effective management of multiple sites and respective Site Managers
    - Continuously monitor and maintain excellent levels of H&S on site
    - Create & review RAMS, CPP's and other H&S documents
    - Be fully responsible for the daily operations of the project delivery team
    - Accurate and regular reporting of project performance
    - Attend and report on meetings throughout the project(s)
    - Procure subcontract labour, materials and ancillary items
    - At project completion provide a detailed review of performance against budget, identifying areas for improvement
    - Site surveys and inspections to be undertaken as required
    - Flexible travel to and from sites across UK is required

    Skills & experience

    - Minimum 5 years construction project management
    - Minimum 3 years commercial solar PV senior manager site experience
    - Relevant solar PV experience in project management and operations
    - 18th Edition Electrical Regulations Qualification would be advantageous
    - NVQ or City & Guilds in electrical installation would be advantageous
    - Ability to read and understand electrical designs from specifications and surveys
    - SMSTS (Site Management Safety Training Scheme)
    - Must understand site H&S requirements and demonstrate understanding of current

    Legislation & regulations

    - Experience in groundworks would be advantageous
    - Central Inverter and HV experience would be advantageous
    - ECS card or CSCS
    - Excellent organisation and communication skills are essential
    - Qualified 5-day first aider
    - Driving Licence

    If you are interested in finding out more about this role please contact Ben at Akton Recruitment, quoting BA/01311

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