Are you a motivated O&M Manager with solid experience in managing wind energy projects? This is a seriously lucrative opportunity to join a multinational team of 9000 professionals making waves in the renewable energy industry. Be part of a group that has over 4GW of wind energy capacity installed across the globe! This role required experience in working on multiple wind farms at once, so be sure to include your impressive track record in your application!
You need to have a BTech/BEng in electrical, industrial or mechanical engineering and proven experience in plant operations and maintenance. The ideal candidate will have an excellent technical understanding of major plant equipment, systems and processes, knowledge OHS act and wind farm systems, and possess a valid code B driver’s license. You need to be highly proficient in ERP/CMMS systems and MS Office suite, have a meticulous and results-orientated work ethic, excellent communication skills, and the ability to effectively tolerate frustrating and complex issues.
As the new O&M Manager, your key responsibilities will be operational health and safety, planning and budgeting, reporting, contract and materials management, and overseeing compliance. You will need to support the implementation of HSE standards and culture, develop and present detailed reports to management and clients, create reliable and cost-effective service schedules, and assist with workforce management and staff planning. Tasks will include checking and ordering supplies and materials, ensuring plant-based contractors are fulfilling their required performance standards, acting as the main contact for the Service Technicians and Field Operation Manager, and ensuring that all fleet-level operations align with relevant standards and best practices.
This is an awesome chance to establish your career on a global level while contributing to sustainable power generation. Don’t miss this, apply now!
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- BTech/BEng in electrical, industrial or mechanical engineering
- Experience in plant operations and maintenance
- Ability to manage more than one wind energy farm
- Technical understanding of major plant equipment, systems and processes
- Knowledge OHS act and wind farm systems
- Resilience to frustrating and complex issues
Responsibilities include supporting the implementation of HSE standards and culture, ensuring plant-based contractors are fulfilling their required performance standards, developing and presenting detailed reports to management and clients, creating reliable and cost-effective service schedules, checking and ordering supplies and materials, acting as the main contact for the Service Technicians and Field Operation Manager, and ensuring that all fleet-level operations align with relevant standards and best practices.
- Proficient in ERP/CMMS systems and MS Office suite
- Valid code B driver’s license
- Meticulous and results-orientated work ethic
- Excellent communication skills
Who Is AltGen?
We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and environmental jobs in South Africa and Africa at large. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency based in Cape Town which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.
With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the South African renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the African continent in both anglophone and francophone regions and are rapidly expanding globally. With entities in South Africa, Kenya, and Mauritius, we have a direct impact on the continental energy industry.
Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech | Green Hydrogen
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