The Renewable Energy Project Manager should have a deep and broad base of knowledge regarding development, design, and construction of renewable generation facilities, specifically focusing on wind generation. The candidate will perform various engineering duties supporting the development, analysis, design, and construction monitoring associated with renewable energy projects. Projects may consist of both studies and detailed engineering. The candidate will be responsible for teaching and training less experienced engineers with regards to renewable generation. This project manager will be a seller-doer and will spend significant time directly engaged with clients to identify new work, prepare proposals, establish study objectives, formulate project approaches, and manage/oversee a team of consultants and engineers to meet the project objectives and provide the client with useful and actionable deliverables.
Minimum Education: Bachelor of Science in Engineering , MBA or MS in Engineering or Engineering Management preferred
Professional registration preferred
Minimum of 10 years of experience with a broad and deep understanding of renewable generation, specifically wind.
Experience with development, design, and construction of wind generation projects.
Proven ability to lead multi-discipline teams of engineers and analysts
Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) and presentation skills
Proven ability to lead, educate, and train a team of engineers and analysts in regards to renewable generation studies and design efforts
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Ability to perform under pressure and tight deadlines and to be effective in on-site work environments
Effective Project Management skills
Ability to work with existing and new clients to identify new projects, articulate to the clients our ability to perform those projects, and translate that into the sale of consulting services
Ability to communicate with various business contacts to understand their needs and translate them into a scope of work that meets their desired outcomes
Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently, including identification of critical path items to ensure deliverable deadlines are met
Ability to focus on the big picture to effectively and efficiently provide services that meet client needs, while also having the ability to identify and analyze details that are critical to project outcomes
Willingness to learn new service offerings as client needs and the market requires changes to the service offerings provided by our group
Willingness to cross sell other services offered by Burns & McDonnell outside the project manager’s core set of services
Willingness to negotiate with clients for new service agreements