| Full time

Hydropower Project Manager

Arrondissement de Cayenne,

French Guiana

Job Description

GateSource HR Engineering & Construction division is looking for candidates available to relocate and take the lead on a Hydropower Project in South America.

Your duties will include:
  • Lead the Project on the preparation phase (Pre NTP) including Site team definition, documentation review and validation, procurement of all equipment and subcontractors
  • Manage the execution of hydro power plants throughout their life cycle within schedule, budget, and quality
  • Lead and take full responsibility for all Project controls processes: cost controls, contract management and scheduling
  • Lead the project team members both within the function (engineering, procurement, construction teams, contract management, HSE) and external within Voltalia (finance, asset management, etc)
  • Direct interface with Client at project level
  • Liaise with development and project finance teams to identify possible conflict on execution because of their different areas of concern (permitting and funding)
  • Management of the project contractual obligations
  • Establish cost report and KPIs for control of the project
  • Compliance with policies and procedures about HSE policy.


  • Master’s degree in Engineering (civil, electrical, mechanical, etc.)
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in execution of EPC projects (large civil works involved preferably roads, dams, hydropower plants) of medium to large size in remote areas
  • Have broad experience in preparing and executing complex projects in remote areas worldwide
  • Deep knowledge of Project controls (cost controls, contract management and scheduling)
  • Consolidated knowledge in planning software (Project, Primavera, etc.)
  • Fluent English, plus ideally French/Spanish/Portuguese


Base salary + bonus + relocation + social benefits.

Job Information



Work Experience

5+ years



Job Type

Full time


French Guiana


Arrondissement de Cayenne


French Guiana

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