Project Manager – United Kingdom

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Job facts

Location Europe
Closed Thursday, July 29, 2021

Job description

Salary: Competitive
Location: United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

Project Manager Solar Projects
Full time | Permanent Opportunity

WRS is looking for an experienced professional with a high level of curiosity and technical mindset wishing to make a difference on one of the most innovative and competitive market. We're seeking a project engineer/project manager in London on a full-time basis working on Wind & Solar project across the country.


You feel comfortable dealing with multiple projects and multiple task at the same time, you are organised and can manage deadlines on time involving different stakeholders.
You have both the ability to keep a high-level view of the existing projects and the ability to deep dive quickly without losing sight of the big picture
Most importantly you need to have a genuine interest to work in the renewable and energy infrastructure that is pushing you to exceed and excel over a very fast and dynamic work environment.

Main Responsibilities:

Preliminary PV site plan drawings under the supervision of the senior design staff.
Review and amend the final site plans with the senior design staff to ensure compliance with other design considerations such as planning and Structural Engineering. These include items such as slope restrictions, geophysical challenges, flood elevations, landscape setbacks and electrical design optimization.
Support design activities and perform on site visits as necessary to support the project design.
Detailed option and lease plan drawings preparation for legal agreements under supervision and approval of the senior legal stuff.
Undertake and manage yield assessment simulations for the early stage of projects worldwide. Especially new markets.
Liaise with DNOs and TSO for connection requests.
Manage relationships and work with Technical Advisor and Planning Consultants on development sites but also ad hoc requirements.

Relevant experience and skills:

3+ years' experience in the development of solar projects. Additional knowledge of conventional generation projects and infrastructure sector projects in UK will be a plus.
Minimum 3+ years engineering experience in renewable energy technologies.
Excellent ability to communicate among construction, technical and non-technical personnel, both internally and outside the company
Comfortable working in a fast-moving dynamic, environment.
Fluent English spoken and written.
AutoCAD skills. Ability to setup and manage drawings, X-reference, blocks, etc.
Experience in Solar PV Design.
Experience in undertaking Energy Yield Assessments.
Familiarity with the O&S and Land registry maps and websites.
Familiarity with the interactions of developer, EPC and TA in utility scale PV project development.
Knowledge of simulation software including Pvsyst.
Knowledge of PV industry modelling and simulating assumptions. Including bifacial panels and single axis trackers.
Knowledge of main players in the industry (TA's, Investors, EPC, third party labs etc).