Development Project Manager (Renewable Energy)


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Development Project Manager for a direct-hire opportunity with one of our largest clients located in Detroit, MI!

Title: Development Project Manager (Renewable Energy)

Location: Detroit, MI (onsite)

Role Type: Full-time / Direct Hire

Job Summary

Oversees development and completion of utility-scale, renewable energy projects.  Facilitates project management requirements, including scope of work, scheduling, estimating, engineering, and project construction specifications. Ensures completion of installation, testing, commissioning into service, and project closeout. Supports community engagement efforts in collaboration with other customer and community facing groups within the company as needed. Works with teams to ensure successful project completion.

Key Accountabilities

  • Facilitates team of specialists who provide project schedule, cost estimates and construction engineering specifications for capital projects
  • Ensures completion of installation, testing, commissioning into service and project closeout
  • Oversees project expenditures and cost-effective procurement of labor, equipment, and materials; coordinates with authorized company representatives in conducting bid meetings and reviews, supplier selections and evaluations, and determining contracting strategy aligned with labor utilization strategies
  • Provides daily management of on-site construction activities, working with the general contractor and/or multiple contractors and service providers; ensures timely completion of work within approved budget
  • Communicates project status to all stakeholders, including leadership levels, and engages stakeholders in decisions to ensures a clear understanding of direction and expectations
  • Works with leadership to evaluate conditions and execute solutions to control project risk
  • Ensures compliance with safety, environmental and regulatory requirements, including documentation and record keeping requirements
  • Supports community engagement efforts to achieve project outcomes, including direct engagement in community meetings as needed


  • Degree and/or experience in civil engineering, construction engineering, construction management, business administration, or related field
  • Experience in renewable energy sector
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-229036
Publish Date: 20 Jul 2023

Tagged as: Development Project Manager (Renewable Energy)