Construction Manager (m/f/d)

  • Adria, Italy
  • Work experience
  • Engineer
  • Technical occupations (other)
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JUWI has been present in the Italian market since 2007, it is based in Verona, in the north of the country, in an excellent position close to all major transport networks. JUWI brings together all the partners you need to complete your renewable energy projects.
We build projects that integrate harmoniously with the environment. JUWI has the necessary engineering expertise, several years of centralized experience in project management and trade as well as organizational skills. Most importantly, from the outset we work together with all relevant partners to develop a strategy that integrates a wide variety of different interests for the benefit of everyone.
The Italian team, assisted by the expertise of the JUWI group, covers the entire production chain: planning, construction and operational management. We leverage our expertise and experience to design high-performance, large-scale photovoltaic systems, allowing the lowest energy cost but maximizing the profits of those who invested in the project. The technical, procurement and construction teams work closely with suppliers to develop and deliver high-quality components.
We are looking for you as a

Construction Manager (m/f/d)

full time - unlimited

Your Tasks

The Construction Manager m/f/d will be responsible for on-site management and construction of commercial & industrial (C&I) scale solar PV EPC projects in Italy, including full responsibility for technical, environmental and safety compliance, cost, quality, schedule, stakeholders’ integration, logistics and security. Focus on quality management and control is paramount. This position is regarded as a hands-on, site based, skilled construction management role.
Primary Responsibilities
  • Accountable for the successful on-site execution of solar PV EPC projects from construction planning and establishment through commissioning, energization and handover
  • Formal construction management in accordance with company procedures & processes, legislation, standards and industry best practice; including technical, cost, schedule, quality, and stakeholder aspects    
  • The Construction Manager will report to the Construction Team Leader.
  • Responsible for management and reporting on construction and commissioning progress (schedule, costs, risk, quality, SHE, compliance etc.)         
  • Adopt, implement, and improve where necessary the JUWI construction management standards/ processes to minimize project risk and maximize performance
  • Ensure compliance with all specifications and requirements in accordance with drawings and specification associated with construction, quality, testing, commissioning and handover
  • Responsible for achieving construction schedule and payment milestones, including preparation/ compilation of all supporting documentation
  • Coordination and cooperation with relevant internal and external interfaces
  • Ensure full compliance with the QHSE regulations, legislation, standards, codes and requirements in the Region
  • Responsible for handover to O&M and/or the Owner

Your Profile

Qualifications and Experience
  • Engineering degree (civil, mechanical or electrical), or relevant
  • Minimum of 5 years construction management experience in Electrical infrastructure projects with overall responsibility, 4 years of which gained managing large scale solar PV plants including grid connection (MV) 
  • Excellent communication skills, able to communicate at all levels both internally and externally (suppliers and customers)
  • A proven track record in successfully delivering projects on time, on budget, safely and compliant with technical & quality requirements and relevant standards
  • Experience of working autonomously, as the position requires leadership, decision making and problem solving 
  • Conversant with construction management tools (i.e.  Project controls, scheduling, monitoring and document control), MS Project, MS Planner, MS Office, Autodesk BIM, Procore etc.
  • Demonstrable experience of construction cost, schedule, risk, technical and quality management, and quality control,
  • Conversant with construction, environmental and safety requirements, and legislation
  • An understanding of standard contract forms and contract management
  • English and Italian: fluent speaker 
  • Demonstrable ability to work in matrix organizations and to operate in a culturally diverse international environment
  • Team player with demonstrable leadership qualities
Desirable Attributes
  • Any further language; German, French, Greek.
  • Possess a strong drive and have sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Result and detailed-orientated approach
  • Engineering and Design abilities
  • RTK Drone experience
  • IOS experience
  • National and international travel will be required in line with business requirements
  • In addition to the duties mentioned above, the job holder is required to carry out other duties that are in essence part of his area of activity, according to his knowledge and abilities.

Benefits of working for juwi

Joining JUWI Italy you can expect a hybrid work policy, market related salary, performance-based bonus, medical insurance, ticket restaurants. We have two offices, one in Verona and another in Milan. Here you will find the opportunity to work for an ISO 9001:2015 certified matrix organisation. Experiencing people, processes, ideas and thought patterns from a global perspective. You will be joining a collaborative environment where growth is common and in fact, is encouraged.
Become part of a team that realises leading solar, wind and hybrid projects worldwide. JUWI Global has a high level of commitment and passion for its vision of 100% renewable energy.


(Not matching all the requirements, Apply!)
Even if your profile does not match the job brief 100%, perhaps you match it 80% of the way, you could possibly be the right candidate for another position within the JUWI Group.
To apply, please submit your application via our recruitment portal and ensure that you submit your application in English.
We look forward to your energy!

  • Monique Cooper
  • External Recruiting Consultant EMEA