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Assistant Site Manager (Wind Farms)

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Eastern Cape
SalaryR420k - R330k
Job TypePermanent
Experience5 - 10 years

Job Description

Leading international manufacturer of wind turbines worldwide, present in several countries across the world seeks, within the development of its activities in South Africa, to fill the following position for the Eastern Cape projects:

Assistant Site Manager

Your responsibility will be to lead the project at the wind farm site and your tasks are described in detail as follows:

Support the Site Manager with the planning, preparation, establishment and execution of the site

Take a considerable role in the SHE Management on site

Check and oversee time schedules for the management of the site and safeguard its execution on-time

Oversee and control civil and electrical site works in anticipation with turbine delivery

Assist the Site Manager in the organization and replacement of resources, tools and material

Support the component arrival at site, erection and commissioning of the wind turbines in order to assure the hand over to the customer and the Nordex service team on-time and in good quality

Manage and monitor all aspects of safety and environmental and technical requirements at the wind farm site

First point of contact for customers, suppliers and personnel at site and build a strong relationship with the afore mentioned

Instruct, control and manage personnel at site, subcontractors and all suppliers of Nordex at the site including erection and transportation companies

Control costs and provide the Project Manager with all necessary reports and feedback regarding progress, claims, installed equipment and quality issues at site

In your function as Assistant Site Manager you will report to the Site Manager.

You will have the following qualification and experience.

Tertiary Engineering qualification

Minimum 5 years experience in operative project execution and construction site management for complex technical projects either in the civil construction, manufacturing and plant engineering industry, the wind turbine or similar industries/energy sector

Good computer skills are required, especially MS Office and MS Project

Fluent in English and Afrikaans

Excellent technical qualification

Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

Good communication skills

Pro-active attitude

Basic knowledge and appreciation of the technical, commercial and political aspects driving the wind industry would be advantageous

Capable of working independently, however, with the support from and in permanent cooperation with the other members of the Project Management Department

Willingness to travel

Should you meet the above requirements please send a detailed CV to Roxanne on; or call her on 021 555 0432

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