Construction Manager

About Us:
At British Solar Renewables (BSR), we're not just shaping the future; we're powering it. With a bold commitment to a net-zero carbon world, we lead the charge in developing, building, and managing utility-scale solar and storage projects across the UK and Australia.

Why BSR?

  • Impact Unleashed: Dare to make a difference? So do we. At BSR, our mission fuels a relentless pursuit of solutions, going beyond the expected to create a meaningful impact.
  • Innovation in Our DNA: Passion, curiosity, and data-driven decisions define us as pioneers. We don't just welcome change; we thrive on it, shaping the future of sustainable energy.
  • Team Spirit, Real Results: We're not afraid to stumble, and when we do, we learn and rise together. A united force celebrating authenticity, where diversity is not just welcomed but embraced.

What you will be doing in this role:
We are looking for a highly skilled Site/Construction Manager to deliver a 37.2MWP Solar Project, located in northern Victoria, Australia.

Drawing on internal and external resources the Site/Construction Manager will involve the planning and implementation of an agreed list of functions and deliverables across the EPC project life span from Design through commissioning to handover.

The successful candidate will be required to oversee project team at site and resources to ensure the project is delivered as per the construction program and within the project budget utilising BSR’s processes and procedures.

The successful candidate will be responsible in evaluating progression and reporting back to the BSR Construction Project Manager in Brisbane.

What we need from you:

  • Ensuring a high standard of Health and Safety is being followed on site.
  • Establishing project-specific health, safety, environment and quality processes
  • Ensuring works are being carried out in accordance to these HSEQ processes
  • Consult with and communicate HSEQ values throughout the project team including Subcontractors and their workers.
  • Managing the project site, site staff and Subcontractors
  • Analyse and collate production figures, reporting to the Construction Project Manager
  • Create and maintain a clear communication channel from Subcontractors to the Construction Project Manager
  • A high-level understanding of technical specifications and construction activities required to deliver high value solar projects safely and successfully.
  • Coordinating/communicating with landowner, the client developer, all stakeholders involved in the construction process.
  • Implementing coordinated work programs for sites.
  • Adhere to design deliverables to ensure compliance with building legislation and standards of performance, quality, cost and safety regulations.
  • Taking ownership to deliver execution of the project from subcontract award through to achievement of Commercial Operation.
  • Coordinate site and building inspections with the appropriate local authorities and stakeholders, as required.
  • Checking designs have mitigated all potential risks to an acceptable level and that works are being carried out in accordance with specific approved SWMS/JSEAs
  • Manage the QA/QC process of all works onsite.
  • Oversee development of ITPs, audits and reviews targeting continual improvement
  • Auditing and observing site procedures weekly.
  • Ensure Site-Specific Inductions (as required) are successfully completed by all workers prior to starting construction work.
  • Ensure compliance with Energy Safe Victoria (ESV) processes and approvals.


  • Approving Subcontractor HSEQ procedures including SWMS and JSEAs
  • Approving Notice of Energisation (NOEs) following approval of CoESs by ESV.
  • Quality assessor and controller
  • Reviewing ITPs, NCRs and audit findings

What skills will you have?

  • Successful delivery of at least two renewable projects of a similar nature in the position of construction manager.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Australian electrical legislation and installation requirements.
  • Construction experience within the state of Victoria preferable.
  • An understanding of Integrated Management Systems and ISO9001, ISO140001, ISO45001.
  • Experience coordinating and working with Owners Engineers and Technical Advisors.


  • Electrical trade qualification preferable, with the aim of becoming a QTP Nominee for the business.
  • Advanced skills in MS Office suite, including MS Word, Excel and Outlook.

What you will get from BSR:

  • Monthly Social Buzz: Elevate your work experience with monthly events that spark connections and camaraderie.
  • Flex Your Way: Dive into a dynamic work-life balance with our hybrid working arrangement.
  • Family First: Cherish family moments with our family-friendly parental leave because we know what truly matters.
  • Support Beyond Work: Your well-being is a priority. Dive into our Employee Assistance Programme offering comprehensive life support.
  • Rewards Galore: Celebrate your dedication with our annual bonus scheme and referral programme – because hard work deserves its spotlight.
  • Professional Growth: Stay ahead of the game with an annual reimbursement for one professional membership.
  • Time to Unwind: Enjoy 23 days of holiday per year
  • Secure Future: Your tomorrow matters. Secure it with our robust pension scheme.

Tips from the recruiter:

  • Tailor your application: Stand out from the crowd, align your application with the role’s specific requirements.
  • Mind the Deadline: Ensure your application is submitted by the specified closing date.
  • Prepare for Success: If invited to interview, come with thoughtful questions about the role and company.

If this opportunity sparks your ambition, fuels your passion, and aligns with your vision, we invite you to make your mark. Send your compelling application to:

At BSR, we are committed to equal opportunities in employment. Our hiring decisions are not just about roles; they are about the right people shaping the future. If you need reasonable adjustments for the interview process, contact us at the provided email address – because diversity fuels innovation.