• Short Term
  • Pakistan

Profile Middle East is a service provider with more than 20 years of experience in the market which specializes in Technical Field and HR Consultancy Services in the Industrial Sector (Oil & Gas, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning) with our focus on the Middle East region and a worldwide presence.

For our own projects, we are looking for: PROJECT MANAGER (PHOTOVOLTAIC PLANTS)

Ref code: CR_2406-161_Project Manager (Photovoltaic Plants)

Job summary

MISSION:

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in engineering and project management, with a focus on solar PV plants, and will be responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of the project in compliance with all contractual obligations.

TASKS:

  • Develop and maintain the Project Management Plan and Implementation Schedule.
  • Plan, direct, and oversee all activities to ensure compliance with the Consultant’s obligations to the Client.
  • Review contract documents and assist the Client in reviewing the detailed design proposed by the Contractors.
  • Supervise Contractors during supply, installation, testing, commissioning, and handover of the plants and grid connections.
  • Supervise the construction phase, ensuring that all activities are performed in accordance with the project schedule and specifications.
  • Oversee the operation and maintenance phase, providing part-time supervision and support as needed.
  • Anticipate issues, manage risks, and resolve conflicts effectively.
  • Ensure that all project risks are identified, assessed, and mitigated.
  • Act as the link between the Client’s Project Management Office and the off-site team.
  • Coordinate the off-site teams’ works and visits.
  • Coordinate the local Construction Supervision Team and the overall project management team.
  • Strengthen the capacity of WAPDA for preparation, supervision, and operation and maintenance of the floating solar plants.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • MSc in Engineering or MS in Project Management from a reputed international university. BSc in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering as basic education.
  • 15+ years of relevant professional experience in planning, managing, and supervising works related to the design and construction of power plants, preferably solar PV.
  • Experience as an engineer’s or contractor’s Project Manager in at least two commissioned ground-mounted and/or floating-solar projects, each of at least 50 MW.
  • Experience in managing and supervising international supply and installation contracts.
  • Experience in the region (MENA and South Asia) is highly appreciated, including working knowledge of local languages, culture, administrative systems, and government organizations.
  • Fluent level of written and spoken English.

OTHER DETAILS:

  • Job Location: Pakistan;
  • Contract Duration: 4 years (2 years Construction phase + 2 years O&M phase):
  • Starting date: July 2024.

Profile Middle East upholds workplace equality and diversity, assessing candidates solely on merit and potential.

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