About the Role:
Are you interested in working in an organisation that is looking to make a positive impact in the world by tackling the climate emergency?
We are seeking an experienced Construction Manager to oversee an innovative/first-of-its-kind pumped hydro energy storage project at our site in Devon County. The Construction Manager will be responsible for ensuring that the project is progressing as planned, is completed on time, within budget, and to the expected quality standards; and that sub-contractors are performing, best practice is being followed, and there is good information flow. The successful candidate will have experience managing large scale construction projects, particularly in the energy, hydro or water sectors, and a good understanding of excavations, working on sloped sites and the pumped hydro energy storage technology.
Manage and coordinate all activities on-site, ensuring that the project is delivered on time, within budget, and to the required quality standards.
Monitor and report on project progress, risks, and issues.
Coordinate and manage project stakeholders, including contractors, suppliers, and internal teams.
Ensure compliance with all relevant safety, environmental, and regulatory requirements.
Provide regular project updates to the senior management team.
Ensure that all project documentation is up-to-date and accurate.
Liaise with the landowners, local community and other stakeholders as required.
2D CAD skills
Confidence of working with people implementing electrical and mechanical systems
Ability to suggest solutions to issues that arise and work with others (some remote) to agree best possible solutions.
If you have a passion for renewable energy and a strong track record in construction management, we encourage you to apply.