Development Manager - Utility Scale Wind

Portland, Oregon Permanent USD130,000 - USD170,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Develop wind in WECC
  • 100% Remote + Project Milestone Bonuses

About Our Client

An IPP focused on developing utility-scale solar, wind, and BESS projects across the US. They are currently looking to expand their development team to focus on developing projects within WECC, MISO, and NY-ISO markets. This position offers 100% remote work with a competitive base salary including project milestone incentive program in place to reward your dedication and success.

Job Description

The Development Manager - Utility Scale Wind will be responsible for:

  • Manage day-to-day operations of project development for complex utility scale decarbonization projects, specifically focusing on greenfield wind energy.
  • Collaborate with internal resources to ensure successful project development, including market analysis support and project conceptualization.
  • Provide oversight and direction to external support resources and activities to ensure the success of the project.
  • Coordinate grid study oversight, direction of wind and solar resource assessments, site evaluation, and acquisition of site and right-of-way (ROW).
  • Facilitate environmental and regulatory permitting processes.
  • Provide public relations support and interface with engineering teams.
  • Offer contract negotiation support to ensure favorable project outcomes.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

The Development Manager - Utility Scale Wind will have

  • 3-10 years of experience in project development with emphasis on utility scale wind
  • Experience in early stage development of wind projects: greenfielding, lease negotiations, interconnection, and permitting
  • familiar with taking projects from conception through to NTP
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, business, environment or a related field
  • Please still apply if you have smaller scale projects but could still see yourself contributing

What's on Offer

The Development Manager - Utility Scale Wind will be eligible for

$130,000 - $170,000 base salary

Annual Bonus

Comprehensive benefits packages starting day one

Ability to work remote from Portland

Melody Wilbanks
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Job summary

Renewable Energy
Sub Sector
Development Manager
Energy & Natural Resources
Contract Type
Consultant name
Melody Wilbanks
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Job Nature
Hybrid working