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Project Engineering Manager

Job title: Project Engineering Manager
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Malaysia
Industry: Renewable Energy
Start Date: 15/07/2019
Reference: 30191
Contact name: Adam Carabetta
Contact email: adam@formativesearch.com
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

One of SE Asia's fastest growing Solar Energy firms are investing heavily to become a fully fledged Renewables developer, and now providing Solar PV for Corporate and Industrial firms across the region. Formative Search has been recruiting successfully for them over the past year, and now we are hiring a Project Engineering Manager for this great company. Based in Kuala Lumpur, the Project Engineering Manager will be responsible for mutliple Rooftop Solar projects in the region, as our client grows and expands the portfolio.

What the Project Engineering Manager for Solar will do:

  • To identify and provide new ideas in line with the current technology in Solar industry.

  • To provide proposals on all upcoming residential, commercial and industrial scale solar rooftop projects.

  • To represent the company and provide technical explanations to existing and new possible clients.

  • To handle and manage all the possible upcoming international projects.

  • To manage and lead the upcoming projects on residential, commercial and industrial scale solar rooftop, which includes preparation of project proposals, project purpose, methods used.

  • Manages and oversees the overall work plan, staffing, and budgeting for each phase of project execution, including design, engineering, procurement and construction.

  • To work together with project managers to analyse and brainstorm on the overall execution of the projects.

  • To provide regular updates to the Management on the progress and provide the current status and timeline of the projects from time to time.

  • To organize and assign tasks accordingly to each department and ensure that the projects are being delivered in line with the timeline.

  • Oversees and surveys for opportunities to expand the company business locally and internationally.

  • To plan and provide proposals for company possible expansions.

  • Manages the group of professionals and working together with them on sites to ensure project deliverables.

  • To be present on site and engage with clients and sub-contractors to ensure that the projects are meeting the expectations of the client.

What the Project Engineering Manager will look like:

  • Candidate must possess a Bachelor Degree / Masters in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.

  • Minimum of 10 years of working experiences with vast knowledge on electrical engineering or solar related industry.

  • Candidates with experiences and knowledge on ground mount solar farm are encouraged to apply.

  • Proficient in Mandarin and English, both written and verbal.

  • Excellent computer skills especially in Microsoft Office.

  • Strong and excellent communication and presentation skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines to ensure smooth project deliverables.

  • Dynamic and always ready for new challenges and ideas to move forward.

  • A good team player and leader with the ability to lead and manage a group of professionals.


Our client is truly set to be one of the leading Renewable Energy Developers in Asia. This role will provide the opportunity to be in the epicentre of cleaner energy in Asia whilst in front of an amazing brand. Our client will offer a package in line with the market.

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