Renewables Project Manager

Central Scotland
Negotiable plus benefits
29 Jul 2013
13 Aug 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

Taylor Hopkinson's client specialises in the development and operation of wind, hydro and solar projects. In addition they offer consultancy services such as feasibility-stage, design and consenting and project management and installation. The business is growing fast and as such they require a project manager to aid in the delivery of wind development portfolio and consultancy projects. 

The Role

  • Assess the technical viability of wind and hydro projects
  • Define all project stages necessary to take a project through to operation
  • Manage junior engineers to carry out the above works
  • Prepare project plans, including time, resource and budget requirements
  • Detailed design drawings
  • Procurement packages
  • Liaise with contractors
  • Prepare contracts
  • Project managing the installation
  • Sign off contractor works
  • Health and safety and CDM duties
  • Liaise with clients during the sales process to provide technical support and to generate revenue for the client by sourcing new clients for the client’s on-going consultancy services

The Requirements

  • Experience specifying soil investigation surveys, carrying out detailed design, estimating capital costs, preparing procurement packages and managing the installation of medium scale hydro and/or wind projects in the UK
  • Good working knowledge of mechanical, electrical and civil engineering
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good understanding of all the essential skills required to deliver a successful medium scale hydro or wind project
  • Outstanding written communication skills to effectively communicate complex technical and financial concepts to clients
  • Verbal communication skills to liaise with team members, clients, suppliers, contractors and others
  • Full UK driving license