Construction Project Manager

St. Paul MN

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Novel Energy Solutions is looking for a dedicated, ambitious, detail-oriented, and experienced Project Manager to plan, direct, and coordinate all activities pertaining to the construction and maintenance of our projects in accordance with company policies and governmental regulations.

What You'll Do

  • Organize, plan, direct, coordinate and report onsite construction activities.
  • Lead the construction effort from estimating, management and scheduling.
  • Manage all sub-contractors and crew members for timely completion, quality; ensures project is built according to plans, specifications, schedule, and budget.
  • Negotiate pricing with suppliers and subcontractors to fall within industry market pricing and provides competitive customer bid.
  • Develop and maintain quality relationships with Utility Companies and provide timely communication regarding schedule, inspections, energization, and interconnections.
  • Read, interpret, and understand all project documentation such as insurance, permitting and project scheduling.
  • Document delays/changes; sets up staging areas as needed. Maintain and monitor quality standards.
  • Report to the management team all projects progress, new issues, resolutions, and budget and schedule compliance on a consistent basis.
  • Provide and arrange timely and efficient mechanical and technical customer service during project’s warranty period.
  • Assure compliance with Company safety policies and OSHA and/or MSHA safety standards.
  • Seek cost savings through vendor negotiations, market analysis, and eliminating waste.
  • Maintain a culture of continuous improvement, accountability, and problem solving

Our Ideal Candidate Has

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management or a related field
  • Two years minimum of supervisory experience in construction and/or renewable energy construction
  • Two years minimum experience dealing with subcontracts, subcontractors and/or self-perform work
  • Experience working on solar construction
  • Proficiency with Gantt charts and/or SmartSheets
  • Proficiency with reading blueprints, specs, contracts, subcontracts, and purchase orders
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
  • Experience with Procore or similar construction management software
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record

Bonus Points

  • OSHA 30 certification 
  • Experience with Viewpoint by Vista software
  • PMP Certification 

Novel Energy Solutions is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.