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Tradesmen International, Inc. Traveling Procurement and Logistics Manager - Utility Scale Solar in HOUSTON, Texas


Tradesmen International's Renewables Division is currently accepting applications for safety minded, Procurement logisitcs Manager! This is traveling work across the U.S.

Our work begins with 3 projects kicking off in the Great Lakes area (Cement City, Grass Lake and Pullman) this spring and we have steady work lined up into 2022. We offer a competitive pay package, opportunities for advancement and full Medical, Dental, Life insurance and 401-K benefits.

The Solar Procurement Logistics Receiver is responsible for all aspects of Solar Plant services contract process including, supplier analysis, selection strategy, final negotiation, and construction and operations turnover. The role will require a significant amount of interaction with internal and external stakeholders.

Main accountabilities:

  • Create, implement, and manage competitive bid processes for all solar project Engineering, Environmental, Development, Design, Construction, Operations and Maintenance services required; Manage the execution

  • Serve as a liaison between the Procurement, Development, Environmental, Energy Assessment, Engineering, Project Management, Operations, and Asset Management departments

  • Develop and manage purchasing plans and strategies relating to development, construction, and operation of the company’s solar farms

  • Identify and qualify robust supplier database of national to local (state, county) contractors to support all services for new Solar projects

  • Manage vendor relationships and interface with suppliers during the RFP and negotiation processes

  • Maintain responsibility for bid evaluations, commercial and contractual negotiations, and contract approval prior to contract finalization

  • Manage documentation, contracts, budgets, schedules, engineering and construction interfaces, project controls, project correspondence, and project reporting

  • Organize and prepare agendas for meetings between suppliers and Procurement personnel

  • Issue purchase orders

  • Maintain effective communication with all team members

  • Participate in the engineering, design, and construction review process

  • Additional duties as required

  • Solar, Wind (Renewables) background or New Construction.


In order to be considered for this position you must:

  • Must have 2+ years utility solar and 1+ years as Logistics Manager

  • OSHA 10 card is a plus but we can train.

  • You MUST have VERIFIABLE experience.

  • Possess a valid driver's license.

  • Be willing to take and pass a drug test at any time.

  • Must have reliable transportation

  • Excemptional attention to detail and play well with others.

  • Must be able pass a Background Check.

  • Positive attitdue and ability to work professionaly with others.

Company Details

In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong relationship with us.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

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Recruiter Name

Scott Glazer



Posted Date 1 week ago (5/3/2021 8:11 AM)

Req ID 2021-294556

Category General Manager

Travel Yes

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