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Location: USA
Salary:$10000 - $15000 per month
Job description

Site Manager - Hydropower - Canada

(Hydroelectric turbine and generator installation)

My client is urgently seeking a Site Manager for the installation and commissioning of the electrical & mechanical equipment for the hydropower plant in Canada. Previous Canadian experience and Workers Union experience would be highly beneficial.

Client Profile: Global supplier for hydroelectric turbine and generator installation and refurbishment projects

As Site Manager you will coordinate the technical staff / contractors during the installation process of the turbines, generators, control equipments and the rest of the mechanical and auxiliary equipments.

He/she makes sure that the work is done safely, according to the quality standards, schedule, budget, contractual engineering procedures and engineering drawings. He/she is in charge to maintain a work environment focused on continuous improvement, so that best practices and project management techniques are developed, integrated and shared throughout the organization.

Main Responsibilities

  • Takes leadership, manages and provides technical training during the stages of assembly and commissioning of hydroelectric equipment and of the associated electrical and mechanical systems;
  • Elaborates short and medium term work planning together with the foremen and the supervisors (i.e. workforce planning, materials, tools etc.)
  • Complies with the work schedule and budget (hours) with good work planning and by working closely in cooperation with supervisors, foremen and unionized employees;
  • Makes sure that all work is done safely and according to internal standards, client's requests and other legal requirements;
  • Reviews the engineering and installation procedures, and if necessary, elaborates methods supplementary to the existing procedures such as lifting plans, methods, health and safety at work, etc.;
  • Manages the contractor employees and the engineers' team; works closely with project managers and project engineers, the quality assurance managers and QA inspectors on site.
  • Develops together with the engineering team \ entrepreneurs the installation and maintenance procedures and verifies that these are followed by the contractors;
  • Follows up the planning for all site works including the interface and ''transfer' with support groups;
  • Maintains close contact with the client with an emphasis on quality, safety and professional standards of employees / subcontractors and communicates frequently, openly and positively with the client representatives;
  • Works continuously to improve the performance of the department by innovating and incorporating the best ideas and practices in the installation and alternative work methods manual;
  • Collaborates closely with the Site Quality Assurance Manager and the Engineering Department to resolve non-compliances, notices of design change and other documentation.
  • In case the candidate will have a role at the project related to quality, he should implement and maintain the Quality Management System during the equipment installation process at site. He/she makes sure that the work is done safely, according to the quality standards, customer requirements, schedule and budget. He/she is in charge to maintain a work environment focused on continuous improvement, so that best practices and project management techniques are developed, integrated and shared throughout the organization

MUST HAVE Requirements for Site Manager:

  • 10 -20 years' experience as site manager
  • Min 10 years' experience in Hydro power plants
  • Hydro Equipment Experience
  • Canada Experience
  • Workers Union Experience
  • Authorisation to work in Canada (passport or visa), they client will not be offering Visa's due to time restrictions.

Mobilisation: March 2020

Salary Package: (Negotiable depending on experience)

This is a fantastic opportunity to work on major hydropower project in Canada, additionally the opportunity to work for major Hydropower Equipment Manufacturer. For more information about this assignment or any international Dams & Hydro assignments please contact me.

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