Vacancies

Site Manager

Location
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Job vacancy
full-time
Intro Paragraph
We are looking for a Site Manager who can commit to a 12-month period for our Sonagazi project at Chittagong, Bangladesh. You will be responsible for all site management activities during the construction phase including management of subcontractors and ensuring that project construction timelines are met within budget.
If you have a strong technical understanding of solar photovoltaic and can excel in a fast-paced environment, we look forward to your application!
Your Job

  • Main responsible person on the construction sites
  • Overall solar plant construction management / managing onsite team
  • Site visits and inspections related construction works
  • Coordinating the activities with and between internal and external stakeholders (contractors / Landowner / Authorities)
  • Monitoring and control of project construction timeline and cost
  • Logistics, material acceptance and material handover to the contractors and coordination with suppliers on delivered materials
  • Quality of site works
  • Ensure Health & Safety requirements are met onsite
  • Addressing technical site issues in coordination with Engineering team
  • Coordination of commissioning and performance tests as well as handover processes
  • Identification and management of risks and chances during construction
  • Acceptance Tests and Creation of punch lists
  • Creation of weekly and monthly reports
  • Technical review and approval of invoices
  • Leading weekly meetings and kick off by Construction Start
  • Acts as a single point of contact for onsite activities / direct interface / with EPC Projects Teams / Engineering
  • Ensure smooth handover to the O&M team upon completion of construction
  • Travel, as required/upon request, to the various project sites to carry out the Services
  • All tasks related to solar plant construction works 
Your profile
  • At least 5 years of large-scale solar PV project management experience 
  • Contract management experience is advantageous
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering        
  • Ability and willingness to travel domestically
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent in English and Bengali (written and verbal)
  • Ability to problem solve and manage conflicts
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Excellent networking, leadership, negotiation and time management skills
  • Work rights in Bangladesh is mandatory
Essentials
Please indicate your current & expected salary and notice period when submitting your application. 
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