Job offer

Development and Land Coordinator

  • Development
  • United States
  • Temporaire
  • Offer number : Blx1908
  • Offer date : 8 February 2019
  • Start date : As soon as possible

Your skills

  • Prior renewable energy project development and real estate knowledge an asset; – Minimum 3 years experience;
  • Have a strong understanding of the development process of a utility scale solar or wind farm – from inception (identifying suitable sites) to operation (site management during Operation.  Have a general knowledge of how these renewable energy technologies work including storage;
  • Research and gain a clear understanding of local zoning and environmental laws. Also having knowledge of the local solar generation programs and implementation policies in the respective jurisdiction of work is an asset;
  • Data and files management – Strong organization skills for example, keeping a database concurrent through frequent updates of any project develop progress;
  • Strong user knowledge of Google Earth; being able to support the development team with site identification and parcel location and general site characteristics;
  • Ability to interpret and present the terms and conditions contained within an Option to Lease, Land Lease and Option to Purchase agreements;
  • Ability to travel for extended periods independently, permitted entry between Canada/USA;
  • Have a positive outgoing personality and comfortable with meeting and engaging new people, maintaining a professional attitude during all engagements;
  • Demonstration of success;
  • Must be a team player but also be self motivated and work independently.

Your challenge

Boralex is expanding their Development Team in New York as the state has a strong mandate to increase their amount of non-emitting generation supply.

Following the success in our real estate acquisition, adding to our efforts with additional human resources will allow Boralex to continue developing a growing pipe line of projects.

The new hire will be responsible for acquiring real estate for the purposes of US greenfield activities.

  • Identify and manage overall land and contract dependencies and ensure these projects and plant deliverable elements stay on-time and on-budget;
  • Create strong and open relationships with various landowners and act as a point of contact for any inquiries and/or concerns;
  • Development and Optimization of Option and Lease Contracts;
  • Negotiate and Manage the acquisition of new lands for the purposes of project development;
  • Responsible for all real estate matter;
  • Ensure the timely and accurate payment of options and lease amounts to various landowners, as well as providing other notifications and contractual requirements;
  • Working with Directors and Head of Projects on implementation for Green Field Development Efforts.

At Boralex we offer

  • Participate in the growth of a company that is actively involved in the energy transition;
  • Add your talent to an agile work team;
  • To plan your old days with a pension plan that Boralex enhances;
  • Give you the flexibility of a group insurance plan that takes into account your personal needs.

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