Project manager - Solar - UK and Ireland - County Dublin, County Dublin

- Renewables

Project Manager - Renewable Energy

Are you an experienced project manager passionate about renewable energy? Join our client, a leading provider of large-scale solar and energy storage solutions, and play a crucial role in advancing the transition to sustainable energy!

Our client specialises in the development, construction, and operation of large-scale solar and energy storage projects across the UK, Ireland, and globally. They are at the forefront of the renewable energy industry, delivering safe, reliable, and cost-effective clean energy solutions. By joining their team, you will be part of an innovative company dedicated to environmental stewardship and sustainable growth.

As a Project Manager, you will have the opportunity to oversee all aspects of project execution, ensuring projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards. You will manage utility-scale Solar PV and Battery Storage projects, coordinate with various stakeholders, and ensure compliance with health, safety, and environmental regulations. This role offers a dynamic work environment with the potential for significant professional growth and the satisfaction of contributing to a cleaner, greener future.

Key Responsibilities:

  • On-site management of utility-scale Solar PV and Battery Storage projects.
  • Plan and manage all phases of the construction lifecycle from initiation to completion.
  • Collaborate with the Design team to ensure buildability.
  • Evaluate tenders from sub-contractors and place orders.
  • Ensure projects align with agreed-upon designs.
  • Communicate with stakeholders and deliver weekly project progress reports.
  • Develop and adhere to the project programme.
  • Collaborate with the rest of the team.
  • Ensure project quality meets company standards.
  • Maintain good relationships with landowners.
  • Drive the project through to completion.
  • Ensure the highest HSQE standards are always maintained on-site and in compliance with UK HSE and CDM regulations.
  • Timely preparation of site HSE progress and quality reporting.
  • Coordination of subcontractors and all on-site activities.
  • Manage materials logistics and deliveries on-site.
  • Interface management between stakeholders including: ICP subcontractors, landowners, DNOs, clients, etc.

Skills Required:

  • Degree in a relevant engineering discipline or proven track record in a similar role.
  • Construction trade qualification (e.g., Electrician).
  • SMSTS or similar qualification.
  • First aid at work certification.
  • Experience managing commercial renewable energy projects, ideally solar ground-mount above 5MW, with 5+ years of experience preferred.
  • Flexible and proactive approach to work.
  • Ability to manage project work independently, often away from home.
  • Proficient in common MS Office packages.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills.
  • A background in construction is preferable.
  • Fluent in English
  • Self-starter with a commitment to self-development and a passion for renewable energy.
  • PMP or similar project management certification is preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of solar PV systems and large-scale project execution.
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.


Take the next step in your career and join a company that values innovation, sustainability, and professional growth. Apply now to become a Project Manager and help shape the future of renewable energy!


  • Salary from £55k-75k
  • Car allowance / van (negotiable)
  • Bonus
  • 33 days holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays
  • Mobile phone
  • PC
  • PPE provided

About Our Client:

My client is a premier provider of bespoke solar energy solutions, specializing in carport solar installations. They offer comprehensive services from initial consultation and design to construction and maintenance. Their focus is on delivering high-quality, efficient, and sustainable energy systems tailored to meet the unique needs of their clients. With a strong presence in the UK and Ireland, they are dedicated to advancing the adoption of clean energy technologies and supporting the transition to a sustainable future.


Project manager - Solar - UK and Ireland - County Dublin, County Dublin - Renewables


MDE Consultants Ltd

Type: Full-Time
Workplace: County Dublin, County Dublin
Salary: £65k - 75k per year
Start date: 2024-06-28
Application deadline: 2024-07-26
Title: Project manager - Solar - UK and Ireland
Sector: Renewables
Industry: Construction

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