Energy Vault is the creator of renewable energy storage products that are transforming the world’s approach to utility-scale energy storage for grid resiliency. Applying conventional physics fundamentals of gravity and potential energy, the system combines an innovative crane design that lifts specially designed, massive composite blocks with a proprietary, cloud-based software platform which orchestrates the storage and discharge of electricity. Utilizing eco-friendly materials and manufacturing processes at unprecedented economics, Energy Vault is accelerating the shift to a fully renewable world.
As a critical member of the Customer Delivery & Execution Team, as Manager, Construction Projects you will coordinate with the Energy Vault engineers and our Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) partners to determine the suitability of a proposed site. This will include a detailed assessment of the site for project feasibility; then, you will develop a schedule with costs to meet targeted completion dates inclusive of crew size and capital construction requirements to achieve commissioning target dates. As the project progresses you and the EPC will adjust for delivery of incoming construction material and work with Procurement on our supplier deliveries to support the overall project schedule.
you will do
Lead construction projects, managing staged completion milestones to meet Revenue recognition schedules, revising as appropriate, to meet changing project needs and requirements.
Manage the staged delivery of construction materials than balances construction crews’ readiness and cash flow to the company.
Work with our Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) partners to develop schedules, critical deliverables, budget, resource allocation plan, and other support requirements for assigned projects.
Track progress against the established plan and make decisions to alter or update schedule and resource allocation to meet product requirements and construction schedule.
Communicate program progress, escalations, and issue analysis to product stakeholders; collaborate with management and internal manufacturing and development partners to implement changes to product, process, or program plan to resolve escalated issues, produce solutions, and ensure adherence to budgets and established product roadmaps and schedules.
Use project planning tools and software packages to create, manage, and track project results.
Provide recovery action plans when critical milestones are not met to get the project back on track.
Coordinate and direct matrixed teams and resources and proactively create room to collaborate across functions.
Create and manage program schedules, risk management, budgets, and resource allocation plans.
Capture best practices to reduce cost and schedule to be implemented in the next project
Candidate should possess
10-15 years of experience in Engineering or similar field.
5+ years of practical experience in planning and execution of large construction projects consisting of capital, mechanical, or electrical projects.
Bachelor’s degree preferred with a preference in Engineering-related degree (Electrical, Chemical, Mechanical, Process or Materials Science).
Certification in Project Management preferred (PMP).
Excellent project management skills and ability to balance multiple responsibilities and timelines.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Proficiency in effective communication of program plans, proposals, and results, and negotiate options at senior management levels.
Ability to travel and live near client site for extended periods of time.
A passion for carbon neutrality by 2050.
At Energy Vault we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants. We believe inclusion creates opportunity for collaborative excellence through diversity of thought. We invite individuals of all genders, races, identities, ethnicities, sexual orientations, national origins, abilities, protected veteran status, religions, educational and socioeconomic backgrounds to explore employment with our organization.
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