ConEdison Solutions Site Operator in Uvalde, Texas
The Site Operator is responsible for the on-site generation of renewable energy at all plants in CED’s Texas portfolio. The candidate will be responsible for operating, maintaining and monitoring renewable energy assets (wind, solar, etc.) and energy infrastructure projects through close collaboration with Con Edison Development's operators, engineers, electricians, project managers and developers as well as on-site subcontractors.
The candidate will be responsible for the daily operation, planned and corrective maintenance and event response for CED assets in the Texas region. The candidate will be responsible for operating one or more plants (home base), as well as overseeing all operations, maintenance, and event responses at the other plants in the region. The candidate will furthermore be responsible for ensuring all operations and maintenance activities in the region are performed in accordance with industry best practices and best safety, practices, ConEdison Development procedures, plans, and guidelines as well as all pertinent laws and regulations.
Plant Operations – Oversee production of renewable energy at all plants in a particular region, ensuring that plants operate within design parameters in a reliable, safe and efficient manner. Monitor production to ensure plants are meeting performance expectations. Coordinate and resolve operational abnormalities.
Plant Maintenance – Supervise and coordinate maintenance and repair of plant components; troubleshoot and resolve problems that may arise. Perform preventive/predictive maintenance to ensure long term profitability, plant reliability and risk minimization.
Technical Support – Perform operational analysis as required to support Asset Management and Project Development. Create, review and distribute daily, weekly and monthly operational reports.
Technical Expertise – Stay abreast of regulations, codes and standards as they relate to the industry. Develop relationships with suppliers that result in beneficial synergies.
General – Manage contractors as required, act as local CED liaison, develop long range plans and work with local civic groups as required.
Electrical Engineering degree preferred
Licensed Electrician or proven electro-mechanical technical skills
Demonstrated leadership ability
2-5 years experience in a related renewable energy field, with direct expertise in electrical engineering preferred.
2-5 years experience in power plant / high voltage substation operations environment
Prior experience with power generation, renewable and gas facilities is a plus
Demonstrated ability to use electrical test equipment and interpret results
High voltage testing experience is a plus
Prior supervisory experience is a plus
Excellent technical, analytical and communication skills, strong interpersonal skills
Proficient in Microsoft Excel
Above average interpersonal skills
Knowledge of power electronics and circuitry
Knowledge of power generation equipment and technologies
Knowledge of predictive maintenance technologies
Ability to work within tight deadlines
Ability to multi task
Driver’s license 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.
Requisition ID: 2021-2225
External Company Name: Con Edison Clean Energy Businesses
External Company URL: www.conedsolutions.com