Renewable Energy Recruiters | Wind Energy | Project Managers

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and technical sales recruitment and placement. One of our clients, an international leader in renewable energy, is currently recruiting for a Project Manager with wind energy expertise.

Summary:

 

Will manage the installation, operation and maintenance activities and act as the company representative at renewable energy projects(wind).

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ensure the highest level of environmental health and safety on assigned EC&R wind generation project.

Select individuals on the project team and provide them with appropriate direction and focus to accomplish project goals and objectives.

Manage the interface between the General Contractor and Turbine Supplier to ensure overall compliance of their performance with the project contracts.

Manage/Administer project contracts including review and approval of change orders and invoices.

Accomplish the timely completion of the project within the established schedule and budgetary constraints and in compliance with technical and regulatory requirements.

Oversee the day to day activities of the O&M contractor.

Interface with utility on all operational issues and some contractual issues.

Ensure that the project meets its contractual requirements of the Power Purchase Agreement.

Plan, organize, and direct maintenance activities on power plant equipment and facilities including generator, step up transformers, high voltage switchgear, SCADA systems, roads, buildings, etc.

Ensure that project activities are performed in compliance with governmental rules and regulations, company policies and procedures and accepted industry standards.

Monitor equipment performance and generate production and other reports.

Interpret performance data and adjust equipment controls to optimize operations

Maintain equipment history and maintenance records. 

Ensure necessary tooling and other resources are made available to perform operation and maintenance activities.

Develop and implement project procedures to maintain operation consistent with industry standards and Company Policy.

Participate in the development of the annual project budget.

Monitor and control plant budget performance.
 
Perform other duties and assignments as required.