Project Manager Wind IE

US-CA-San Diego | US-OR-Portland | US-WA-Seattle | US-TX-Austin | US-MA-Medford
Requisition ID
Business Area
Position Type
Permanent employment

Local Unit & Position Description

DNV GL – Energy Advisory group is seeking a Wind Project Manager to join our Independent Engineer team. The Project Manager will be responsible for supporting the strong growth of DNV GL Independent Engineering consulting services worldwide. This position is responsible for providing technical consulting and producing independent engineering reports for Clients that are due diligence assessments of wind projects. DNV GL clients are often financial companies relying upon the report as part of their investment decision making process.

This position could be based out of our San Diego, CA; Portland, OR; Seattle, WA; Burlington, MA; Austin, TX office.

Tasks May Include


  • Developing and concluding proposals for scopes of services related to due diligence work.
  • Initiating and coordinating the technical review process among internal specialists.
  • Performing portions of the due diligence reviews, including contract and financial model reviews.
  • Coordinating input from technical specialists and writing of the due diligence reports.
  • Following up on open issues with the Client, including coordinating input on such issues from internal technical specialists as necessary.
  • Leading meetings with clients to discuss IE report questions and concerns.
  • Coordinating construction monitoring by DNV GL, including performing audits.
  • Supporting financial closing of projects relying upon the IE report and conclusion of project construction monitoring

Position Qualifications

Position Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, or other relevant degree from accredited university
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience working in heavy industry/construction/management plus one year experience in the wind industry; or
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience performing technical or financial reviews within the wind industry
  • At least 2 years of experience woking in project management
  • Understanding of budgets and financial models
  • Fluent in MS Office products
  • Able to establish and maintain good relations w/ clients
  • Proven HSE mindset and demonstrated behavior-based safety mentality 
  • Willingness and ability to travel, up to 30% of the time
  • Able to climb wind turbines with appropriate gear (approximately 100 meters up a vertical ladder in all climate conditions)
  • Walk over rough or slippery terrain as experienced on heavy construction sites
  • Work in inclement weather conditions on occasion.
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills 
  • Proven track record of excellent/productive written skills for report preparation
  • We conduct pre-employment drug and background screening


Preferred Qualifications (Not required):


  • Master’s Degree preferred 
  • 2 years or more of experience in wind industry
  • 2 years or more of work experience with project finance, e.g. loan draws, financial models, and CAPEX/OPEX.
  • 2 years or more of experience in a technical consulting role
  • Experience with construction and operating contracts


Opportunities Beyond Business


Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work towards our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV GL offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package.


DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. For more information about your rights under the law, see:

Local employment conditions apply.


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Company & Business Area Description

DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.

We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.


Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.


DNV GL delivers world-renowned testing and advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. Our expertise spans onshore and offshore wind power, solar, conventional generation, transmission and distribution, smart grids, and sustainable energy use, as well as energy markets and regulations. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply.

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