O&M Site Manager - Sardinia (m/f/d)

  • Milan, Italy
  • Porto Torres, Italy
  • Verona, Italy
  • Work experience
  • 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

O&M Site Manager - Sardinia (m/f/d)

full time - unlimited

Your Tasks

As the O&M Site Manager (m/f/d), you will be responsible and accountable for managing all maintenance and operations activities of the 45 MWp Sardinia PV plant (including part of the MV substation). The position will report to the O&M Team Leader - Italy and the place of work will be the Sardinia Solar PV plant.
Primary Responsibilities
  • Manage all site activities, in line with the contractual requirements, company policies and procedures, legal framework and best industry practice.   
  • Be responsible for the implementation of JUWI’s HSE policies and procedures.
  • Manage JUWI site team and subcontractors.
  • Liaise with Owner’s representative and Owner’s Engineer on site / during their site visits.
  • Liaise with local authorities and stakeholders, as needed.
  • Manage (and contribute to) the preventive and corrective maintenance, in regard to time, cost and quality.
  • Manage the spare parts inventory and the procurement of supplies, tools and parts locally.
  • Manage the proper investigation and analysis of technical, HSE or other incidents on site and implement preventive measures.
  • Perform regular inspections in the PV plant and the MV substation.  
  • Draft all reports (regular and ad-hoc), as per contractual and internal requirements.
  • Perform stand-by during weekends and public holidays (based on a roster).
  • Contribute to the maintenance activities in other nearby PV plants, if needed.

Your Profile

Qualifications and Experience
  • Electrical or Mechanical Engineering degree / bachelor / diploma of technical institute
  • At least 5 years’ experience in the construction and/or maintenance of PV plants or other powerplants
  • Working experience of MV/LV substations, including transformers, switchgear, relays, etc.
  • Experience in the construction, commissioning or O&M of utility scale PV plants will be considered a plus.
  • Experience in working with central PV inverters will be considered a plus.
  • Good knowledge of HSE procedures and regulations.
  • Very good IT skills, emphasizing on MS Excel.
  • Ability to remain in control and perform effectively under pressure.
  • Ability to work under limited supervision.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent team leading and people management skills.
  • Good administrative and reporting skills.
  • Good knowledge of English language (both spoken and written).
  • Physically fit and able to work in extreme weather conditions.
  • Willing to work during weekends and public holidays, if needed.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Applicant must be a resident of Sardinia or be willing to relocate there.

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