Project Manager/ Engineer - Solar Projects

  • Nigeria-Other
  • 30-45 lakh
  • 10-20 years
  • 24 Apr 2016

  • Project/ Program Management non IT

  • Oil/ Gas/ Petrochemicals / Refinery
Job Description

Must have min of 5 years of experience in Solar Power & Energy..

We are currently seeking a highly motivated Project manager /Engineer with at least 7 years of relevant work experience to handle the Project Management and Design & Engineering of

1. Off grid Solar Project in the range of 50KW-300KW for schools, Clinics, Industries, gas stations

2. Micro grid projects using Solar PV and Diesel hybrids for commercial applications in sizes from 200KW to 5MW

3. Utility scale Solar projects design & construction Nigeria

We are currently carrying out the installation and commissioning of 213 off grid solar systems for 172 Schools and 11 Primary Healthcare Centres (PHCs) in Lagos State in Nigeria. For the Lagos project we are providing Project Management, Project Testing & Commissioning services which are essential for the successful delivery of these Solar Systems.

The Project Manager will be responsible for:

Project Management & Construction Management with the support of our local team of Engineers, Managers and Coordinators.

Carry out Installations, testing, commissioning and Operation & Maintenance of Solar Projects.

Training the installation team on installation, testing & commissioning of off-grid battery backed up system (sizes form 10KW-200KW) Solar Systems for schools and Clinics

Coordinating the work of multiple teams located in various project locations within Lagos State. Be the point of contact working closely with the client and the Project Director.

Ensure that team members meet their pre-defined timeline and milestones. Produce a regular project status update for the team and client.

The Right Candidate

Passions, skills, and competencies would include:

Advance skills & work experience in Project Management& Construction Management in solar projects.
PMP certification is an advantage

Experienced in both Off-grid and Grid tied Solar projects from 100KW to 10MW

Experience in managing multiple solar projects

Advanced skills in project planning and tracking with Microsoft project, report writing with Word and presentation with PowerPoint
Excellent in English communication; writing and speaking and presenting to clients.

Experienced in Electrical Engineering in Power is an advantage too.

Work experience with Global Solar Engineering Companies.

Salary: USD 3000.00 - 6000.00 PM + Local Pay

Other Benefits: Furnished Housing (Bachelor Status), car,driver, medical, to/fro airfare with yearly leave.

Must have the experience in Solary Power & Energy..Installing Solar Panels, commissioning etc.,