Assistant Project Manager for Construction and Planning.

Company Name
ECA SOLAR
Company Website
Location (City)
Waltham
Job Category
Project Management
Job Sector
Solar
Job Type
Full Time
Contact Info Todd Fryatt tf@ecasolar.com 6177507159

Due to our development pipeline’s sustained and robust growth, we are seeking a hungry and self-motivated Project Manager to join our team.  Our ideal candidate will have a can-do attitude, thrive in ambiguity and have a high level of social intelligence, as much of our business involves interfacing with high level business professionals, financiers and engineers.

Job Duties/Responsibilities: 
  • Managing project schedules and budgets; tracking permitting, interconnection, and construction deadlines and milestones.
  • Being the primary company liaison for communicating with subcontractors to coordinate delivery of materials, ensure that construction deadlines are met, and execute other construction-related tasks.
  • Coordinating with the company’s engineering, development, and financial teams throughout construction and interconnection process to keep projects on schedule and solve problems that arise.
  • Utilizing Microsoft Project and SMARTSheets to accomplish the other enumerated responsibilities.

In addition, you will be expected to facilitate our work in developing projects by assisting with office management, interfacing with our accounting/tax teams, visiting our project sites, and managing deadlines associated with these activities.   Leveraging your skills to keep ECA Solar at the forefront of our development efforts can take on many different forms. Emergent leadership is encouraged and rewarded.

Qualifications: 

You might be perfect if you:

  • Are good at building things and organization.
  • Were a collegiate athlete or actor/actress that also signed up for the tough courses and did well.
  • Routinely feel as if there is more to do and learn of your own accord

Must have Skills/Background:

  • Building things on time and on budget
  • Microsoft Project proficiency
  • Minimum 1-3 years in construction site work.  Experience in electrical contractors or renewable energy is a big bonus but not required.

Nice to have Skills/experience/ competencies:

  • SMARTSheets
  • CAD, AutoCad, ArchiCAD software experience.
  • Financial modeling skills/ excel spreadsheet development
  • Client/customer facing experience in sales, service or support preferred
  • Interest and proficiency building business relationships
About the Company: 

ECA SOLAR is a leading engineer and developer of large-scale industrial and utility solar energy facilities in MA, RI, NJ and ME.  ECA is founded and managed by solar veterans with years of proven success in developing, financing and commissioning large scale solar facilities. ECA has financed and closed sixty (60) million dollars of solar facilities and has an additional pipeline of fifteen (15) commercial solar projects.  An average project is a minimum of 3,000 solar panels located in an industrial area.

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