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Wind Energy Development Managers - 11-9199.10

O*NET-SOC Description

Lead or manage the development and evaluation of potential wind energy business opportunities, including environmental studies, permitting, and proposals. May also manage construction of projects.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Business Development Director
  • Business Development Manager
  • Development Director
  • Development Manager
  • Project Development Leader
  • Renewable Project Management and Construction Director

SOC Occupation Groups

11-0000 Management Occupations
11-9000 Other Management Occupations
11-9190 Miscellaneous Managers
11-9199.00 Managers, All Other
11-9199.10 Wind Energy Development Managers

Related Occupations


  • Coordinate or direct development, energy assessment, engineering, or construction activities to ensure that wind project needs and objectives are met.
  • Create wind energy project plans, including project scope, goals, tasks, resources, schedules, costs, contingencies, or other project information.
  • Develop scope of work for wind project functions, such as design, site assessment, environmental studies, surveying, or field support services.
  • Lead or support negotiations involving tax agreements or abatements, power purchase agreements, land use, or interconnection agreements.
  • Manage site assessments or environmental studies for wind fields.
  • Manage wind project costs to stay within budget limits.
  • Prepare or assist in the preparation of applications for environmental, building, or other required permits.
  • Prepare requests for proposals (RFPs) for wind project construction or equipment acquisition.
  • Prepare wind project documentation, including diagrams or layouts.
  • Provide technical support for the design, construction, or commissioning of wind farm projects.
  • Provide verbal or written project status reports to project teams, management, subcontractors, customers, or owners.
  • Review civil design, engineering, or construction technical documentation to ensure compliance with applicable government or industrial codes, standards, requirements, or regulations.
  • Review or evaluate proposals or bids to make recommendations regarding awarding of contracts.
  • Supervise the work of subcontractors or consultants to ensure quality and conformance to specifications or budgets.
  • Update schedules, estimates, forecasts, or budgets for wind projects.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Advise others on green energy or related technologies.
  • Communicate green energy production information.
  • Develop operating strategies, plans, or procedures for green or sustainable operations.
  • Document organizational or operational procedures.
  • Estimate green project costs.
  • Evaluate environmental or sustainability projects.
  • Manage construction activities.
  • Manage environmental sustainability projects.
  • Manage organizational or project budgets.
  • Negotiate contracts for environmental remediation, green energy, or renewable resources.
  • Prepare forms or applications.
  • Review documents or materials for compliance with policies or regulations.
  • Supervise workers performing environmentally sustainable activities.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Environmental Engineering Management Officer (Marine Corps - Commissioned Officer only)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

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