Project Manager (Solar) – West Rand

  • Permanent
  • Ref #403606RB
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • West Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Construction & Engineering, Renewable Energy
Employer Description

Our client is a specialist renewable energy solutions company, with a proven track record of installing medium to large-scale rooftop and ground-mounted Solar Photovoltaic (PV) projects.

Job Description

Reporting to the Head of Projects, You will be responsible for:

  • Day-to-day management of project execution in strict accordance with the client’s requirements and specified standards
  • Monitoring of construction work on a basis as agreed with the client
  • Liaison with and co-ordination of clients, external professionals and consultants
  • Ensure timeous information flow, internally and externally
  • Safety management
  • Preparation of reports and project documentation
  • Ensure governance and compliance of projects within agreed procedures
  • Analysing and managing project risks
  • Ability to execute multiple projects simultaneously
  • Project planning and monitoring progress in accordance with the project program (Microsoft Projects)
  • Cost control measures and systems in strict accordance with the budgets (JobSys)
  • Management of project contracts
  • Drafting and motivation of relevant changes of scope – change control management
  • Compliance to ISO 9001 requirements
  • Co-ordination of all subordinate disciplines including, engineering and procurement
  • Conduct project reviews and internal progress meetings
  • Securing of documentation from the individual disciplines
  • Adjudication of contractor and equipment quotes
  • Time management of subordinate disciplines


  • Qualification in Project Management (essential)
  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering (beneficial)


  • Proven experience in project planning, costing, design and implementation
  • MS Office packages with emphasis on MS Projects (Intermediate level)
  • Valid Driver’s License

Salary / Package

R450K - R600K CTC per annum