Renewable Energy Systems
Renewable Energy Systems is looking for a Electrical Superintendent – Utility Solar Construction #JobOpportunitiesNearPagosaSprings #HirePagosaSprings
Come join the worlds largest independent renewable energycompany active in wind, solar, energy storage and transmission anddistribution. Our vision is to be a leader in the transition whereeveryone has access to affordable low carbon energy. Being part of theRES team means shaping the worlds energy future.
RES offers a comprehensive benefits package, includingmedical, dental, vision, 401K + employer match, life insurance, and AD&D,paid time off, paid sabbatical, paid parental leave, alternative workschedules, fitness center membership, tuition reimbursement, and professionaldevelopment.
Responsible for coordinating the site electrical construction schedule, execution plan, and managing the daily issues involved during the construction of a solar generation project.
The Electrical Superintendent coordinates all electrical site construction activities and supervises all electrical field personnel as required to successfully complete the solar project on schedule and within budget. The Electrical Superintendent works diligently to build a safe, high quality, profitable solar project.
Leads by example to show that safety is the most important function, ensuring that all employees follow safe practices while working.Accountable to continually reinforce safe behaviors and correct at-risk behaviors.Ensures Job Hazard Analysis (JHAs) occurs before the scopes of work commence.Adheres to and ensures all site team members understand standard operating procedures.Ensures new hires receive job- and task-specific training prior to work commencing.Leads and supports the site team in technical, quality and safety, utilizing systems in place.Ensures company employees and contractors are adhering to the company’s safety policy.Promotes job site safety, encourages safe work practices and rectifies job site hazards immediately.
Provides excellence in the management and delivery of the project, in line with the clients expectations.Maintains positive relationships with customers, contractors, suppliers and other employees.Manages landowner expectations, concerns and Right of Way access.
Provides information about site activities including accurate install rates for electrical discipline, projected task completion and hazards to the Construction Manager.Schedules and ensures appropriate staffing for daily construction activities with employees.Identifies potential schedule changes, workflow, and staffing issues.Maintains electrical construction schedule, identifies upcoming issues and solves problems.Orders materials and schedules inspections as necessary throughout the process.Understands the project plans, specifications, and the Epcon Communities / Apple Tree, LLC Systems.Prepares schedules and supervises completion of a final electrical punch list.Ensure that transmission line structures – including all foundations and required access – are built as per specification.Ensure site prep work is executed as per contracts, design, and specifications.Inputs into the execution of the overall construction plan.Reviews the engineer’s drawings prior to beginning construction to ensure that the project can be built in a safe and reliable manner.Builds and maintains a relationship with local AHJ as needed.
Directs, guides, and coaches Electrical Foremen and Craft to ensure activities on site are understood and following established processes through quality checks.Follows processes for systems and communication lines on-site and ensure implementation is consistent.Assists with managing site personnel.Fosters a culture of continuous improvement.Ensures that the project is utilizing Safety Management Systems (SMS), Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS) and technical procedures.Identifies and mitigates potential employee relations issues.Manages and supports employee development and growth.Provides regular and direct feedback on performance and goal progress.Coordinates and supervises all electrical construction activities.Directs all electrical field personnel to achieve completion of the project on schedule, within budget, with quality workmanship that conforms to original plans and specifications.Promotes job site safety, encourages safe work practices and rectifies job site hazards immediately.Coordinates all electrical field functions including the scheduling of any required outages.Identifies, deploys, and manages a high-performing team needed to accomplish business objectives.Provides a positive and engaging work environment.
Manages quality control programs to ensure processes are implemented according to the design of the project and are consistent.Maintains an organized job site, including in the onsite construction office.Manages site environmental plan.Manages QA/QC for electrical construction.Manages design change notices.Manages subcontractor contracts to ensure compliance.Manages the electrical material on site.Manages the safety of line crews to the highest level.
Provides the required electrical documents, drawings and other forms to active projects for monitoring and maintaining the EMS.Ensures all completion of all required permitting activities before the commencement of work.Ensures training is provided and certifications are maintained on-field staff to comply with EMS requirements.Ensures electrical construction – ground grid, cabling, structures, conductors, major equipment, and protection and control equipment is installed.
Advanced level of knowledge inSafety and OSHA requirementsLOTO implementation & ManagementElectrical installation experienceRelationship buildingInterpersonal skillsInterpretation of a project schedulePlanning and task directionAdaptability to environmentWorking in fast-paced environmentInterpretation of scopes of workProject permitsLeadership- Ability to teach and lead othersTeam buildingMentor and facilitator-Decision makingUnderstanding environmental concepts including permit requirementsInterpreting state rules and regulationsContract managementSub-contractor and vendor and materials managementElectrical Construction drawing reviewElectrical Drawing Quantity TakeoffCommunications, leading meetings, engaging teams, public speaking, presentationsReportingWriting skills
Project ManagementCreating logical and resource-loaded project schedulesBudget Analysis and controlsEstimating work effortsChange ordersQA/QC processesDevelopment of processes and proceduresContinuous Improvement such as Lean, Six Sigma, Total Quality ManagementProject FinanceMicrosoft Office suite ( Excel, Word, PPT, Outlook, Visio)Job Costing or accounting software
Engineering ManagementScheduling software (MS Project, Primavera 6)Proficient in construction in both electric substations (energized and green field) and transmission lines
At least 5-7 years experience working in a solar construction environment or Utility Construction environment.High School Diploma, GED or equivalent. Utilizes strong organizational skills. Displays strong written and oral communication skills andemploys effective listening skills. Analyzes problems and makes sound decisions in atimely manner based on objectives, risks, implications and costs. Tactful and mature demeanor with well developedInterpersonal skills including the ability to work well with diversepersonalities.
The work environment and physical demands characteristics are representative of those the employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Construction site environment includes planning, auditing through finished project. Travel with driving to remote sites along with office work in field conditions is also included.
We maintain a drug-free workplace. Candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment background investigation and drug test as a condition of employment.
RES is proud to be an EEO employer.