Project Manager - Mid-West

Rockford, IL
about 1 month ago
Full time role


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Job Description

Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is making a difference in our environment excite you? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? Let’s make a difference together. Join our team! 


The Project Manager has extensive civil, electrical, and structural experience, as well as experience identifying, vetting, and managing subcontractors in the construction environment.  The Project Manager plays an extensive role in the development of projects, adherence to safety procedures in the field, and managing simultaneous projects to successful completion.  The Project Manager will play a key role as the Company grows into new and developing markets.


  • Leads by example and enforces company and regulatory safety policies and procedures; addresses non-compliance among all employees, subcontractors and vendors. 
  • Plays an integral role in the development of projects by conducting field walks, assisting in value engineering, providing knowledge and field experience to project designs and assisting in the permitting process. 
  • Develops, bids out, and ensures adherence to scopes of works for project subcontractors. 
  • Develops and coordinates project schedules and executes according to plan for assigned projects. 
  • Develops the project construction budget and manages same. Is diligent and dedicated to gaining efficiency and finding cost saving throughout the project lifecycle. 
  • Works with site supervisor to develop risk assessments and HASPs, identify and implement best practices, and give jobsite safety briefings and tailboard talks throughout the project. 
  • Manages closeout of project, to include system interconnection, commissioning, as-built updates, and handover to Nexamp Asset Management. 


The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, self-motivated, hands-on, results-oriented, and a team player. Key qualifications as follows:

  • 5+ years of construction management experience, preferably in the solar industry, with a successful track record in project management.
  • Experience managing tight budgets and schedules with a track record of success.
  • Experience in subcontractor bidding.
  • Working knowledge of various areas of construction (civil construction, electrical construction, utility construction). 
  • Knowledge of OSHA Safety standards; OSHA 10 is a minimum requirement.

If you don’t meet 100% of the above qualifications, but see yourself contributing, please submit an application.  We encourage people from minority or marginalized groups to apply.

At Nexamp, our mission is building the future of energy, so it is clean, simple, and accessible for all. We believe a diverse team brings different perspectives and experiences, thus benefiting our work. We are committed to providing a work environment free from discrimination. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. By encouraging a culture where ideas and decisions come from all people, we believe it will help us grow, innovate, and be a part of environmental and social change.


Not only will you get to work with a group of innovative, dedicated, and motivated peers, you will also have access to all the benefits that Nexamp offers! This includes: our competitive compensation package; a 401(k) employer-match; health, dental, & vision insurance starting day one; Flexible Paid Time Off and Holiday PTO; Commuter Benefits, Cell Phone Reimbursement; as well as a hybrid work environment, headquartered in Boston, MA with a fun, collaborative, downtown office! We provide healthy snacks, coffee, yoga sessions, volunteer opportunities, company outings, and more!


Building the future of energy so it is clean, simple and accessible.

Nexamp is building the energy infrastructure of tomorrow and reinventing the way people interact with the electricity that powers their lives. By deploying a distributed network of locally sourced clean energy, we seek to reduce the negative effects of climate change. Our team’s diverse experience drives innovation from the ground up and with a singular passion: to deliver an accessible and sustainable energy future for all.

Nexamp is leading the transformation to the new energy economy with proven solutions for the deployment and operation of solar ...

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