Company: Petroplan
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Rockville, Maryland, United States

Maryland based Solar Developer is looking to add a Senior Project Manager to their Construction team. Projects are focused on distributed generation and are up to 25MW in size.


  • Assist and support Business Development Department with the following:Perform site visit and constructability approach.
  • Develop project budget and estimates.
  • Develop proposal scope of work, milestone schedule, and overall project approach.
  • Assist and support Business Development team with proposal and presentation preparations.
  • Attend interviews as required to close new business.
  • Manage preconstruction and design development phase
  • Using the Critical Path Method, develop and manage project schedule from start milestone to finish milestone to ensure timely completion of all projects
  • Manage all project financials
  • Ensure overall accuracy in the project budget and costs
  • Manage and develop overall project safety and crisis management planning, and monitor, implement, and evaluate all on site project safety with subcontractors
  • Manage subcontractors and vendors relationships
  • Manage overall customer relationships
  • Provide and manage overall project document controls
  • Manage and complete all post construction requirements


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Construction Management or related discipline.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of commercial construction practices and skills, with experience in solar or other renewable technologies preferred.
  • Must demonstrate a history of managing large complex projects with values from $10 million to $40 million.
  • Ten (10) to fifteen (15) years of experience in construction management and/or electrical installation.
  • Strong background in electrical preferred but not required.
  • PMP and or NABCEP candidates preferred. If not possessed at time of hiring, NABCEP certifications must be obtained within 2 years of employment.
  • First aid and OHSA 30 preferred but not required. Certifications must be obtained within two (2) years of employment.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Analytical and logical reasoning skills.
  • Problem solving and researching skills.
  • Time management and organizational skills.
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks and have excellent follow-up skills with both internal and external customers.
  • Able to communicate in a professional and concise manner.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, MS Project, and Sharepoint are preferred.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.