Project Developer (Utility Scale)

Colorado Springs Permanent USD120,000 - USD140,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Join a high performing and rapidly growing renewable energy company
  • Working on utility-scale solar, wind, and storage projects

About Our Client

Our client is a US based renewable energy development firm that focuses on utility scale solar, wind, and storage projects across the US. They have over 6 years of experience within the industry and have a substantial pipeline of projects in both early and late stages and are actively looking to grow their development team.

Job Description

  • Lead Site Screening, selection and feasibility assessment
  • Manage the project development process from site identification to "ready to build stage"
  • Conduct land, market, regulatory, and other project-related research
  • Assist with project site identification and environmental studies
  • Negotiate lease agreements with landowners
  • Collaborate with external and internal EPC teams
  • Monitor and assist with regulatory processes
  • Monitor risks, budget, and schedule of project
  • Assist with managing the projects through land acquisition, environment diligence, engineering design, permitting/entitlements , and interconnection/transmission service requests
  • Manage relationships with external stakeholders supporting environmental assessment campaigns
  • Creation and Management of an overall project strategy plan
  • Prepare project budget and cash flow projection, management, and tracking

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

  • Bachelor's degree is required
  • 3+ years experience within the renewable industry
  • Exposure to utility-scale solar or wind projects but other project types would be considered
  • Relationship-oriented
  • Comfortable being "hands-on"
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at once
  • Well-rounded project management experience

What's on Offer

  • $120,000-$140,000 base salary
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Ability to work on large scale solar projects across the US in a remote role
  • Ability to work remotely
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Job summary

Renewable Energy
Sub Sector
Development Manager
Energy & Natural Resources
Colorado Springs
Contract Type
Consultant name
Connor Ryder
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Job Nature
Hybrid working