Operations Project Manager Solar PV (m/f)


BayWa r.e. Operation Services Ltd.

Contact person

  • BayWa r.e. Operation Services Ltd. Helen Robinson T:

BayWa r.e. – a forward-looking international company!

The renewables sector offers unparalleled opportunities for both professional development and the chance to make an active contribution to sustaining our natural environment. BayWa r.e. offers fascinating roles with great prospects in the fields of wind power, solar energy, bio-energy and geothermal energy. Our business activities include trading, project development and realization, consultancy services and technical/commercial operations management. We have positions at our locations in Germany (head office), Europe, Asia, Australia and USA.

 

We are looking for:

BayWa r.e. Operation Services Limited – a subsidiary of BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH – is responsible for the operations management of wind energy projects and the operation and maintenance of solar PV plants all over UK and Ireland. Due to our dynamic growth, we are expanding our team in Milton Keynes (United Kingdom) and are currently looking for a

 

Operations Project Manager Solar PV (m/f)

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage a portfolio of solar plants, ensuring that all O&M works are undertaken in accordance with the agreed contractual scope.
  • Be the first point of contact for clients, organising regular update calls and producing monthly reports.
  • Use monitoring software to monitor the sites on a daily basis and organise appropriate responses to site and system issues.
  • Manage (open/close/update) fault tickets, keeping to contractual obligations and response times.
  • Liaise with in-house LV and HV teams, subcontractors and third parties, and manage the work calendar of the O&M teams.
  • Ensure works are organised to maximise performance and safe operation of the plant.
  • Implement good H&S best practices, including chasing RAMS, raising Work Orders and arranging Site Inductions, and ensure that all activities are carried out under the approved UK HSE system, including CDM Regulations.
  • Assist with other daily O&M requirements and admin activities.
  • Support with the development of company processes.

YOUR PROFILE:

  • University degree, preferably in a technical or environmental discipline.
  • Proven track record in Project Management of operational solar plants.
  • Working knowledge of project planning processes and able to multi task effectively.
  • Able to remain composed and professional under pressure, keeping a positive outlook.
  • Driven and able to take initiative, utilising time efficiently in order to meet deadlines effectively.
  • Excellent attention to detail with an emphasis on safety.
  • Logical thinker and clear communicator, with solid interpersonal skills.
  • Has the aptitude to identify methods for improving own activities and processes in use within the customer service team.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Good IT skills in word/excel.

 

We offer:

We can offer you exciting challenges as part of a team of professionals. Furthermore, the international focus of our company will open up excellent future prospects for you. As an expanding supplier in the renewables sector, we create opportunities for personal and professional development. It practically goes without saying that a friendly and cooperative working environment is part of our company culture. As part of the BayWa r.e. renewable energy network, you will benefit from flat hierarchies with short, fast decision-making channels. Our integration into BayWa AG provides security and the opportunities for further development that you would expect of a company this size.

 

We look forward to hearing from you!

If you are interested in this role and believe you have the necessary skills and experience, please send a copy of your CV along with a short covering letter to helen.robinson@baywa-re.co.uk and oliver.niedhoefer@baywa-re.co.uk, including details of notice period and salary expectations.