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Posted By : Service Stream

Start Date : Sep 14, 2018

Deadline : Oct 14, 2018
Role: Project Manager

Location : CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs (Sydney)

Position :Full Time

Job Type : Full Time

Industry : Renewable Energy
Job Description

About The Company

Service Stream are a national service provider to the telecommunications and utilities industries. We specialise in the design, construction and maintenance of new and existing networks on behalf of our blue chip client base.


About The Role

Service Stream's Energy & Water business unit are seeking an experienced Solar PV Project Manager to work on our renewable energy contracts. Based out of our Arndell Park (NSW) office, and reporting into the General Manager, the role will be offered on a full time permanent basis. As the Solar PV Project Manager, you will provide project management services to assist the project delivery of roof and ground mounted installations, and ensure all operational activities across the businesses are efficient and effective.


Key Responsibilities

Your engineering or electrical trade background will be utilised to ensure project specifications are executed appropriately onsite and that all inspection, testing and commissioning requirements are carried out according to our procedures and in a timely manner. Furthermore, your engineering background will be drawn upon to ensure new product specifications are adequately reviewed and maintained.

  • Overall accountability for the KPI's for engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning of assigned projects. This will include maintaining the company's project management systems, coordinating in house and in-field teams and taking responsibility for all procedural and administration documentation

  • Keep clients abreast of project progress throughout the entire project delivery process

  • Maintain project management systems and budgets

  • Raise work orders for installation and logistics services associated with projects

  • Work with external consultants to deliver approval and planning documentation

  • Ensure all WHS practices are complied with by installation teams and staff on project sites

  • Assist with contractor negotiations

  • Work with the procurement team to ensure materials are ordered and delivered to site to meet the construction schedule

  • Maintain accurate project scheduling information in the BMS

  • Assist in the production of new policies and procedures

  • Assist in the internal audit process

  • Manage the equipment registers

  • Maintain an energetic and enthusiastic approach to motivate the team to achieve above expectations

  • Capability development for transfer of knowledge to sub-consultants, and design subcontractors, including training and development

  • Specialist design team mobilisation, including internal staff and external specialists

  • Assist staff with training "on the job" as required and one on one coaching and mentoring; and Establish and maintain a positive performance-based culture


Skills and Experience

  • Recognised degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical trade qualifications;

  • Minimum 1 year's prior project management experience within the solar PV industry

  • Expert knowledge of national and state regulations and guidelines in PV industry

  • Ideally CEC accreditation to design photovoltaic systems

  • White Card (or general construction induction card)

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Advanced knowledge and experience of MS Office



  • Purchase additional annual leave

  • Kudos Reward and Recognition Program


How to Apply

If this sounds like the role for you, click 'APPLY' to submit your CV and cover letter.