Project Manager- BESS/Electrical

Up to CA$120000 per annum

Quebec Based EPC is looking to add an Electrical Project Manager to their Solar Construction Team. Projects are Utility Scale and located throughout Canada and the US. Under the supervision of the Electrical Director, the Electrical Project Manager is responsible for the follow-up and management of electrical engineering for wind and solar projects in Canada. He also participates to the preparation phase of construction projects, manages the procurement of equipment and develops agreements with major electrical subcontractors.


  • Ensure the follow-up and management of projects electrical engineering in collaboration with electrical engineering firms;
  • Ensure the procurement of equipment;
  • Participate in project start-up and closing meetings;
  • Guide all the electrical operations of a project;
  • Analyze contract requirements and make sure to fully understand the client's needs;
  • Develop agreements with electrical sub-contractors;
  • Ensure the follow-up of consultants' services (drawings, studies, calculation notes, etc.);
  • Ensure that project engineering is in accordance with the documents and contractual requirements.

Responsibilities, duties and requirements can vary according to the project needs.

What YOU Will Bring

* Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering - Power Systems (an asset) or any relevant experience.
* 10 years of experience in the construction of high and medium voltage electrical substations and medium voltage network.
* Excellent communication skills both verbally and written.
* Knowledge of Hydro-Québec, Hydro-One, SaskPower, AESO connection processes (an asset).
* Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail.
* Versatility, autonomy and resourcefulness.
* Team Player and ability to work with remote teams.
* Be available for occasional travel within Canada.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

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