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EPC Project Manager

Portland, OR, USA
12 days ago
Full time role

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We are a highly specialized firm focusing exclusively on large- scale, standalone battery energy storage projects. This allows us to ...

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Job Description

OUR IMPACT

GridStor is a rapidly growing, grid-scale energy storage developer, owner, and operator backed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management (“GSAM”) and led by experienced clean energy industry professionals. We acquire, develop and operate stand-alone battery storage projects in markets across North America. GridStor is based in Portland, Oregon.

 

YOUR IMPACT

As the EPC Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing the scope, schedule, and cost of GridStor’s large-scale battery storage construction projects.  Your expertise in project management including safety, risk and quality management will ensure that the projects achieve commercial operations successfully.  You will be providing oversight to GridStor’s major equipment and EPC services suppliers to ensure safety and quality requirements are met and exceeded. As one of the initial hires, you will be given significant responsibility across the project execution lifecycle from Notice to Proceed through construction and commissioning.

This position will report to the Vice President of Engineering, Procurement, and Construction and will be based in Portland, OR.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage the execution of one or more energy storage projects including scope, schedule, cost, quality, vendor management, permitting, and other aspects
  • Manage subcontracts associated with project equipment, engineering services, and balance of plant supply from NTP to commercial operations
  • Manage project risk through risk register and recovery plan implementation
  • Coordinate and integrate equipment and BOP contractor project plans and scope, identifying resource needs, performing quality reviews, and escalating issues appropriately
  • Assist in the scope of work negotiations during EPC and major equipment contracting
  • Lead GridStor’s EPC Safety Program and ensure all environmental, health, and safety policies and procedures are followed
  • Implement GridStor’s Quality Assurance and Quality Control programs
  • Coordinate communication with all areas of the organization that impacts the scope, budget, risk, and resources of the work
  • Coach, mentor, motivate, and supervise project team members and contractors, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their work
  • Help to develop and grow business relationships, including relationships with EPCs, engineering firms, consultants, local AHJs, and others
  • Support ongoing construction projects by being onsite as needed

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3 years of prior construction project management experience in the renewable energy industry is required
  • 2+ years of experience in utility-scale battery energy storage projects is preferred
  • A Construction Management or Engineering degree is preferred
  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) preferred
  • Passion for the renewable energy industry and curiosity to learn
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to interact and build relationships with a wide variety of people
  • Strong capabilities in project management tools (Microsoft Project, Primavera P6)
  • Ability to travel up to 25% to domestic site locations as needed

We are a highly specialized firm focusing exclusively on large- scale, standalone battery energy storage projects. This allows us to ...

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