Posted on March 27, 2015 - GC1566

Company: Edpr
Position: Project Development Manager-Toronto, Canada
Location: Toronto,Canada
Salary: 43.27 per hour
Contact Name: recruitment
Deadline: December 31, 2015

Job Description

The Project Developer Manager position located in Toronto, Canada is responsible for the development of wind-powered generation projects from the project identification stage through financial closing and start of construction.



 Is responsible for state, federal, and regional permitting of wind farms

  • Oversees the preparation of proposals that are submitted to utilities
  • Obtains land surface rights to design, permit, construct, operate, and maintain wind power projects
  • Identifies prospective projects with suitable wind resource, electric transmission access, and site characteristics
  • Establishes and manages relationships with stakeholders, including elected officials, regulators, utilities, RTOs, and community leaders, to support project development
  • Monitors Generation Interconnection studies performed by transmission providers and third parties
  • Manages the environmental study and permitting process
  • Supports the financial analysis and modeling of the project
  • Participates in interconnection agreement negotiations
  • Works with internal resources, such as the Legal, Engineering, and Energy Assessment teams
  • Provides reports to management by producing regular and frequent pipeline updates, project status updates, and other reporting documents
  • Researches energy market and competition on an ongoing basis
  • Communicates information continuously and effectively to cross-functional team
  • Additional duties as required

Job Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION:  Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, or a related field; Master’s degree preferred

REQUIRED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:  2 – 5 years of progressively responsible project management experience in the energy industry


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE: Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office software; some knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS and Spatial Analyst software preferred


Strong organizational skills

Strong written and oral communication skills

High attention to detail

Interpersonal and teamwork skills

Ability to work productively with limited supervision

Ability to multi-task

Time-management skills

Strong interest in environmental issues and renewable energy

Ability and willingness to travel and work overtime as needed

Analytical and quantitative skills

Demonstrated project management skills

Ability to quickly come up to speed on the basics of a variety of subjects relating to wind energy, including wind studies, environmental and cultural studies, transmission issues, public relations, public policy, sales, and civil and electrical engineering

Other Information

Please send all resumes to:

EDP Renewables

808 Travis Ste 700

Houston, Texas 77002


808 Travis Ste 700

Houston, TX
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