Construction Manager – CAISO Region

Vistra Corp.

Moss Landing, CA

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Job Summary

Retain the services of a construction manager to aid in project management of various solar and battery projects across CAISO.
The construction manager will be responsible for all field related issues for the project from breaking ground to commercial operation. The CM will be responsible for oversight of the EPC contractor during all aspects of the project and ensure all Vistra responsibilities are met on schedule during construction.

Job Description

Key Accountabilities
•Manage all aspects of construction project at the project site including budgets and schedules. Ensure all safety protocols and procedures are followed and maintained.
•Prepare cost estimates, budgets, and work timetables for any scope of work not included in the EPC contract
•Interpret and understand the main EPC contract and technical information to work with main contractor through commercial operation
•Report work progress and budget matters to management via standard processes and procedures
•Collaborate with engineers, contractors and the operations team at site (if applicable)
•Work with main EPC contractor to understand schedule and justify percent complete
•Understand and approve monthly invoices from the EPC contractor for payment. Communicate with executive management using weekly and monthly reports
•Respond to work delays, emergencies, and other problems and coordinate with Owner’s Engineers to answer any RFI’s from the contractor
•Comply with legal requirements, building and safety codes, and other regulations
•Work with operations staff for plant turnover
Education, Experience, and Skill Requirements
•Six years of power generation, construction or equivalent energy industry experience, prior experience in a project management
•15+ Years in Construction Management in large power plant projects
•Renewable Energy Construction Experience Required
•Knowledge in Quality Standards (ANSI, ACI, NEC, etc.)
•Ability to manage large contract scope
•High school diploma or equivalent
•Experience gained through college degree programs and/or certifications is applicable to above skills
Key Metrics
•The incumbent would utilize sound judgement and construction expertise to understand key deliverables in the EPC contract and interface directly with contractor on all contract needs including working with the EPC contractor to ensure the project is on schedule and under budget
•The position will require the ability to manage and coordinate multiple groups of the project from operations staff to the Owner’s Engineer (OE) to ensure all deliverables are met
•Manage OE to coordinate drawing reviews and RFIs
•Manage and negotiate all change orders to remain within budget

Job Family

Engineering Services


Vistra Corporate Services Company


Moss Landing, CaliforniaCalifornia
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