O&M Manager, Houston

Posted on: 2021-04-08
Industries: Natural Resources & Commodities
Sector: Renewable Energy
Location: Americas
Job reference: 3235832

  • Can be based remotely, or from one of their offices in US
  • Report directly to the CTO
  • Energy storage focus

Aurex is working with a PE-backed energy storage company seeking an O&M Manager or Director for its North American fleet.
  
This is a newly created role reporting directly to the Head of Technical, EPC, and Engineering.
  
This role can be based remotely, or from one of their multiple offices across the US.
  
Overview:

  • Ideal candidates have power gen experience, including high and medium voltage
  • This is a highly visible role with responsibility over nationwide assets
  • Responsible for coordination of operations engineering performance tracking, maintenance and repair, control systems, safety, connectivity, vendor management, warranty claims, etc. and interface with Asset Management team with up-to-date facility information.
  • Manage relationships and oversight of third party service providers such as 24/7 monitoring services, Qualified Scheduling Entities, Market Operations and Asset Management teams.
  • Interface with the finance team regarding budgeting, accounting and reporting processes and oversight of operating facilities.
  • Maintain critical fleet and related key operational data, electrical availability, operating costs, long term maintenance, etc.
  • Maintain documentation and contribute to process improvement

  
Qualifications
  

  • 5-10+ years power or utility experience with operation of medium and high voltage systems and at least 5 years direct experience in operations of wholesale power assets.
  • 3-5 year candidates may be considered for a different, more junior, opportunity
  • Ability to work with within a team on a 24/7/365 operating timeframe.
  • Strong background in safety, organization, process controls, documentation, and reliability.
  • Ability to travel to multiple sites.
  • Energy storage a plus, but other technologies in wind/solar etc will be considered

  
If you believe this opportunity is right for you, please send your CV by using the “Apply Now” button below.
  
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