Project Manager, Power & Infrastructure, Project Management-Bilingual English/Japanese

Invenergy Chicago, IL
Invenergy drives innovation in energy. Powered by decades of entrepreneurial experience and unparalleled execution, we solve the energy challenges facing our customers and communities. We provide power generation and storage solutions at scale around the world to create a cleaner energy future. We develop. We build. We own. We operate. We are Invenergy.

Job Description

Invenergy believes inclusion drives innovation

Diverse teams are better teams. The perspectives and experiences that people from different backgrounds bring to an organization drive better decisions and improved business results. Invenergy employees are inclusive and welcoming of all colleagues of all backgrounds, genders, races, sexual orientations, religions and abilities.

About the position

As a Project Manager, Renewable Project Management, you will provide technical guidance to business development efforts and support advanced development and construction for renewable energy projects. You will be responsible for managing all facets of advanced development and construction to achieve commercial operation and supporting the technical needs of projects in development.

Responsibilities

* Prepare, negotiate, and manage EPC Contracts

* Manage construction permitting activities and ensure that all required permits have been obtained

* Manage and monitor construction activities for multiple project sites

* Manage and monitor contracts through construction and operation

* Ensure that the site construction activities adhere to established construction protocols

* Assist development team with site layout, micro-siting, and design of projects

* Manage the project budget and coordinate compliance with project funding documents

Qualifications

Required

* Bachelor's Degree in Civil, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering; Master's Degree a plus

* 5+ years of progressive project management experience

* Thorough understanding and implementation of projects in accordance with contracts

* Excellent solution-seeking, teamwork, leadership, and communication skills which extend across all organizational and management levels

* Experience in development and execution of complex project schedules utilizing state-of-the art scheduling tools

* Ability to travel up to 50% of the time, heavy travel to and from Japan

* Bilingual English/Japanese written and verbal is a must

Preferred

* Power industry, renewable energy industry experience

* Specific experience in wind and solar farm development

* Prior experience/interest in Energy/Renewables industry