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Wind Site Manager- Campbell County (Pollock, SD)

GE Energy
Pierre, SD 57501
Role Summary:The Wind Energy Site Manager is a critical role accountable for optimized operations, fiscal management, and site safety & leadership. Overall scope includes managing daily site operations, turbine maintenance and output, as well as exemplify excellence in leadership, safety, and quality control. You will partner closely with the customer to execute on contract requirements and ensure alignment with GE operational excellence!

Essential Responsibilities:As the Wind Energy Site Manager, you will:

+ Drive results to meet the established KPIs and site financial targets

+ Collaborate and oversee contractual obligations and activities, working closely with project owners and various customers daily, to include any portion of the electrical and mechanical equipment used in wind turbines as well as any covered BOP

+ Be innovative and engaged in all areas of facility operations aligned with the site plan to include creative problem solving with LEAN thinking

+ Responsible for subordinate employee classifications which include maintenance mechanics, technicians, and operators

+ Troubleshoot complex mechanical and electrical problems including; variable pitch systems, variable speed control systems, and components

+ Initiate and support staffing requirements, counseling, coaching, training, and corrective action concerning employees and contractors; and career progression and succession planning

+ Assist with Profit & Loss (P&L) reporting responsibilities and responsible for spare parts/tool inventory


+ Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university (OR a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a field services role)

+ Minimum of 3 years of experience in a field services managerial role with leadership experience


Ability and Willingness;

+ Must have and maintain a valid drivers license

+ Handle repetitive weight - 50 lbs. and climb towers up to 300 feet daily

+ Meet specified manufacturer weight limits not to exceed 300 lbs. including required gear

+ Understand electrical schematic drawings, technical manuals, procedures, and regulations

+ Work in range of environments to include but not limited to industrial facilities, manufacturing facilities, and power industry facilities

+ Flexibility to work rotating shift schedules, and on-call per site needs

Desired Characteristics:

+ Additional Technical Certification in Wind Energy or Electrical / Electronic field

+ Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills and able to effectively work with a wide variety of personnel at all levels inside and outside of the Wind Farm

+ Ability, willingness, and adaptability to take initiative and work without direct supervision

+ Advanced computer skills utilizing word processing, spreadsheet processing, e-mail programs, facility control and management systems, and computer diagnostic and troubleshooting tools

+ Wind facility operations experience and wind turbine experience

+ GE Employees Only-My learning High Voltage Tests such as: GEE-PROD-W025-WIND - 2.20 Substations and Transformers / GEE-PROD-W026-WIND - 2.21 Padmount Transformer Switching/ GEE-PROD-W027-WIND - 2.23 Substation & Interconnect Switching

+ Advanced electrical, mechanical, and/or hydraulic experience

+ Experience with heavy equipment required for facility maintenance with a working knowledge of crane and rigging requirements

+ Comprehensive writing skills to meet contractual reporting obligations, as required

About Us:GE Renewable Energy harnesses the earths most abundant resources the strength of the wind, the heat of the sun and the force of water to power the worlds biggest economies and the most remote communities.

With an innovative spirit and an entrepreneurial mindset, we engineer energy products and digital services that create industry-leading value for our customers around the world.

We see the promise of renewable energy everywhere we look. Our team has the courage, scale, passion, diversity and resourcefulness needed to deliver that promise wherever and however the world needs it.

Together with our customers, were proving that no one ever has to choose between affordable, reliable, or sustainable energy.

We are unleashing limitless energy.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;South Dakota;Pollock, Other;


Posted: 2020-10-05 Expires: 2020-11-04

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