Project Developer

Project Developer

Nokomis Energy, a Minneapolis-based energy developer is seeking a Project Developer to support our growing portfolio of clean energy projects across the upper Midwest through identification of suitable sites, zoning, permitting and negotiating transactional documents. This individual will also focus on leading development through forging relationships with landowners, community leaders, utilities and stakeholder organizations

Our ideal candidate will have experience in distribution system engineering, system capacity analysis, power flow modeling and DER interconnection.  This is a great opportunity to move beyond traditional utility engineering and start working on how the clean energy revolution will re-shape distribution utility systems.

Essential Job Functions

  • Overall development of 1+MW solar projects from origination through financing NTP
  • Create and manage development budgets
  • Identifying, contacting, proposal and contracting for site control/land assemblages
  • Evaluation and resolution of title issues
  • Managing conditional use and other discretionary permitting
  • Managing interconnection
  • Reporting on project status, spend and risk to Nokomis leadership on a regular basis
  • Identifying and initiating contact with key off-takers
  • Identifying key execution partners in market
  • Identifying opportunities for obtaining incentives from local jurisdictions
  • Support utility coordination
  • Support handoff to construction

Terms of Employment

Full-time, salary $60-150K+ based on performance

To Apply

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About Us

Nokomis Energy is a clean energy developer based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Our mission is to identify opportunities to create clean, low-cost energy projects for the people, businesses and communities of the Upper Midwest. We work directly with our customers and partners to implement and build clean energy solutions that work for your specific needs.