Wind O&M Manager

  • ConEdison
  • Pipestone, MN, United States
  • Apr 12, 2017
Full time Energy Energy - Wind Renewable Energy

Job Description

ConEdison Development (CED) develops, owns and operates renewable and energy infrastructure projects.  The company is one of the largest owners and operators of solar projects in North America.

Responsibilities:

The Wind O&M Manager is responsible for the on-site generation of renewable energy at the Midwest wind projects as well as provides oversight of new construction.  The candidate will be responsible for scheduling, forecasting, and outage notification with the relevant interconnection agencies. The Wind O&M Manager will supervise Wind Site Operators and other plant personnel to ensure all production forecasts are met and manage all construction related alliances and sub-contractor relationships pertaining to new installations. 

The candidate will be responsible for managing the daily operation, planned and corrective maintenance, and event response for these assets. The candidate will furthermore be responsible for ensuring all operations and maintenance activities are performed in accordance with industry best practices, industry best safety practices, company and owner procedures, plans, and guidelines as well as all pertinent laws and regulations including NERC compliance when applicable. 

Qualifications:

Education:

  • Undergraduate degree in engineering/construction or comparable years of experience required.

Experience:

  • 5-10 years of experience managing and constructing power plants or equivalent related experience
  • 2-5 years of experience in managing renewable power plants (Wind preferred)
  • Power plant O&M experience
  • Knowledge of industry standards, OSHA regulations and environmental regulations 
  • Knowledge of energy markets and market procedures
  • Experience interacting with local utilities
  • Experience managing, troubleshooting, and working with SCADA/DAS systems
  • Demonstrated ability to adhere to safety processes and procedures

Supervisory Responsibility:

  • Manage plant activities, preventative maintenance and revise procedures as required to ensure compliance with established standards
  • Interview, select, assign responsibilities and schedule personnel and provide support as required
  • Ensure Site Operating staff is adequately trained and prepared to meet production requirements
  • Evaluate individual and plant activities and implement corrective actions as required

Job Skills:

  •  Strong interpersonal skills
  •  Excellent technical, analytical and communication skills
  •  Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  •  Knowledge of power electronics and circuitry
  •  Knowledge of power generation technologies and equipment
  •  Ability to work under tight deadlines
  •  Ability to multi task
  •  Ability to work in varying climates as required
  •  Driver’s license required
  •  Willing to work on weekends and off shifts as required 

Equal Opportunity Employer: Consolidated Edison is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice its commitment to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, citizenship, eligible veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by law. 


Con Edison is a federal contractor subject to VEVRAA and desires to receive priority referrals of protected veterans.  

You must be eligible to work in the US independent of company sponsorship.

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