Renewable Energy Battery Storage Operations Manager
Job Description Renewable Energy Battery Storage Operations Manager in Herndon, VA Annual Salary: $75,000.00 to $100,000.00 A leading company in energy systems technology, is now looking to hire an Renewable Energy Battery Storage Operations Manager. This is an exciting opportunity to become part of the emerging market of renewable energy with a company that designs and deploys the world's most advanced energy storage systems. Their product, a software platform that enables effective and efficient delivery of stable power, with unsurpassed performance and profitability. In 2017 they joined forces with a Finland-based leader in smart technologies and complete life-cycle solutions for the marine and energy market. They provide sustainable societies with smart technology. This is a unique opportunity in that the successful candidate will be personally mentored by the Director of Operations, that has been part of the team soon after its inception. We are now conducting immediate interviews. Attractions and Successes: The role of the Renewable Energy Battery Storage Operations Manager will become an important member of a smart, fast paced team with a stable future This organization's products and services use cutting-edge technology The company has experienced years of steady growth and there is now enormous opportunity for substantial growth The culture is fun and family oriented They are driven by success factors and the potential and opportunity in front of the company and are ready to embrace it Position Summary: The Renewable Energy Battery Storage Operations Manager is a newly created role that will support global site installations of its grid-scale energy management systems The Renewable Energy Battery Storage Operations Manager ill oversee site-installations, and manage the daily department activities This position is offering an excellent opportunity for technical hands-on training, and career advancement within the rapidly growing industry of renewable energy The Renewable Energy Battery Storage Operations Manager will report to the Director of Operations and work closely with the project management, engineering, and software groups in addition to interfacing with customers and vendors and will-have one direct report The successful Renewable Energy Battery Storage Operations Manager sa motivated and collaborative TEAM-player, with a keen attention to detail Responsibilities: Complete and maintain safety certifications including NFPA 70E (National Fire Protection Association) and OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration} Coordinate with project management teams for project deliveries Support site-related activities like site survey and installation supervision Return to the site post-installation as part of the commissioning team to address any hardware issues, make sure safety plans are met, and interface with the customers, engineering, procurement and construction teams to move things along Take ownership of the training process by implementing new procedures and technical writing for manuals Provide on-site and remote training for customers, as well as other team members within the organization on the GEMS platform and software applications; training sessions are done within a group setting, take approximately two hours to complete, and include education on system evaluation, control features, data analysis, and report-building Provide technical support to customers and respond to call center questions Monitor system security Compile and analyze data to establish trends and root cause events Preemptively contact customers when certain circumstances arise Maintain good working relationships with customers and vendors Attend regular project meetings and provide status updates to senior management Requirements: Ability to travel globally Proficient in MS Office suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.) Educational / Professional Requirements: A Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field is preferred. However, will consider equivalent work experience in the electrical field Preferred Qualifications: Preferred candidate will have 3 to 5 years of experience within the energy/utility industry Hands on experience with grid scale battery systems or solar inverters Familiarity with revenue grade meters and network communications Familiarity with SSH and Linux operating systems NFPA 70E Certification or other safety certifications Knowledge of NERC regulations Personal Competencies: Ability to thrive in a fast pace project environment Excellent oral and written communication skills required Goal oriented Strives to deliver at the highest level Willingness to take on new responsibilities and to learn new skills Must be a TEAM player Location: Herndon, VA Employment Type: Full Time Posted by Alyssa Magliocca | Director Retained Search | Head of Active Sourcing Company Description BGS Consulting has been retained by its client to fill this position.