Construction Workforce Manager

Vineyard Wind, LLC - New Bedford, MA

The Company: Vineyard Wind offers a challenging and exciting work environment and is revolutionizing the renewable energy industry in the United States. Join the team permitting, designing, and constructing the first large scale offshore wind project in the US, and one of the largest in the world. At 800MW, this project will power over 400,000 homes in Massachusetts. Vineyard Wind is committed to protecting marine life, working alongside the thriving New England fishing industry, and being responsible partners in the community. We are building a new industry for the East Coast, and providing clean and affordable energy that is sustainable for years to come. With strong and experienced investors backing the company, and a large leasehold for more projects, Vineyard Wind is an ideal company with which to launch a career in offshore wind.

The Position: We’re looking for an experienced Construction Workforce Manager to join our team.The primary objective of the role is to ensure on-time and on-budget marine construction projects by identifying and fulfilling workforce needs.This role liaises with contractors and contract managers to identify specific workforce roles and numbers, and works with workforce development boards, trade unions, and others to ensure sufficient staffing of construction roles. Key responsibilities include:

  • Evaluate and gather all manpower requirements for projects and coordinate with various construction resources for all projects and maintain knowledge on all manpower requirements for projects.
  • Gather information from various contractors to determine scope of workforce resources needed for positions, communicate resource needs to various subcontractors and negotiate terms and specifications of vendor relationships.
  • Collaborate with external and internal contractors and supplier for various construction activities, including manpower planning.

Requirements:The right candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and direct experience as a Site Manager in an offshore wind construction project.Highly organized with excellent communication skills and an analytical mind along with high level of professionalism, trustworthiness, sound judgment, and a collaborative spirit.

The Location: Vineyard Wind is based in New Bedford, MA, with offices in Boston, MA.

Why Should You Apply? This is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to make a direct impact on the success of our project. Additionally, we offer competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and the opportunity to become part of a growing industry in the United States.

How to Apply: Provide the information requested below to submit your resume for immediate consideration. A member of our team will contact you to discuss your qualifications and the requirements of the position.

Posted On: Sunday, June 23, 2019

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