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CAREERS

PROJECT MANAGER

BIOFerm™ Energy Systems, Inc. is currently looking for a Project Manager. BIOFerm™ is a Wisconsin-based renewable energy company providing turnkey anaerobic digestion and gas upgrading facilities in North America.  Committed to sustainable and economical organic waste diversion, BIOFerm™’s digester technology harnesses biogas from fermenting organics—food waste, manure, biosolids, etc.—and converts it into valuable green energy, vehicle fuel, heat and organic products. Its modular Carbotech Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) gas upgrading systems enable North American biogas producers to profitably upgrade biogas to natural gas (RNG).

BIOFerm™ is looking for a Project Manager, who will provide leadership for current projects up to $30M from project kickoff to installation. Related experience managing the execution of projects is beneficial, along with a willingness to learn and grow with the company.

Essential Job Functions

  • Establish project objectives, policies, procedures, and performance standards

  • Contribute to project estimates

  • Develop project budgets and schedules, and manage the project to stay on-time and within-budget

  • Direct development of construction documents and ensure such documents are complete, current, and organized appropriately

  • Review deliverables for project

  • Create and execute project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements

  • Supervise engineers, construction managers, and contractors

  • Attend and participate in meetings with clients, regulatory agencies, colleagues, subcontractors, and other parties

  • Act as liaison between company and client to ensure client is up to date on project development

  • Manage technical, regulatory, and performance aspects of project

  • Coordinate resources with other team members to execute project plans, and delegate tasks as required

  • Minimize company exposure and risk on projects; perform risk analysis and management

  • Lead a multi-disciplinary project team and engage internal and external resources to execute successful projects

  • Work closely with other members in the organization to manage the day to day operational requirements

  • Communicate project progress in a timely, concise and accurate fashion

  • Travel to project sites will be required

Competencies & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering

  • Project Management Training/Certification (PMP) preferred

  • At least 5 to 15 years of experience managing projects in a related sector, such as wastewater, ethanol, or renewable energy

  • Proficient understanding of Project Management methodology and the ability to execute projects within its time and budget requirements

  • Sound technical ability in the gas processing industry

  • Understanding of the industrial manufacturing sector

  • Experience in oversight of engineering services and construction management

  • Prior experience working with documents such as construction drawings, specifications, and bidding documents

  • Demonstrate experience with scheduling, estimating, contract negotiation

  • Strong customer management capability with superior interpersonal and relationship management skills

  • Decision making ability, with excellent planning and problem-solving skills

  • Team player with the ability to take initiative and lead effectively

  • Self-starter, results-oriented, highly motivated, and able to multi-task

  • Excellent written, oral, and presentation communication skills

  • Confident in communicating on a technical level when working with outside customers, contractors, and the internal engineering team

  • Knowledge of Project Management tools: MS Project, Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, and Autodesk AutoCAD or equivalent experience

  • Willingness and ability to travel

  • Valid US driver’s license

  • A valid US passport or other document valid for international travel is required

  • Must be authorized to work for any company in the United States. Must not require sponsorship, or continued sponsorship to work for any company in the United States

To apply for this position, please email your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to jobs@biofermenergy.com.