Operations Manager

Employer
Location
Pittsburg, CA, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 19, 2018
Closes
Jul 21, 2018
Ref
661034977
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Manager
Requisition Number

18-0264

Title

Operations Manager

City

Pittsburg

State

CA

Job Family

Power Operations

Shift

Days

Employee Type

Regular

Subject to DOT Regulations

No

Percent of Travel Required

0

Relocation Provided

No

Location

Delta Energy Ctr

Description

Manage the daily operations and production activities. Plan and direct the work activities of operations personnel. Supervises operators in all aspects of power plant operations. Issues operating instructions for economic dispatch, ensure optimum water

balance is maintained and supervise the plant chemistry program. Assure operational efficiency, reliability and compliance with safety and environmental standards. Develops and coordinates plant safety programs, including oversight of training certifications,

compliance and tag-out procedures. Accountable for maintaining up-to-date environmental and permit requirements. Ensures that all Calpine compliance reports are complete, accurate and submitted in a timely manner. Ensures compliance with all local, State and

Federal regulations and plant procedures for staff. Monitors and enforces a safe work environment and participates in the development of procedures that support consistent and safe operations.

Accomplishes work through others. Manages a combination of multiple operations and maintenance functions such as commissioning, control room operations, crane operations and vehicle maintenance, plant maintenance, IC&E, and water treatment with an operational

focus.

Manages employees performing related duties including full human resources, cost and budgetary accountabilities.

Decisions typically related to resources, project approach, and tactical operations.

Results have significant impact on costs and the achievement of function objectives or project-based goals. Assists in the development and administration of plant operating budgets.

Makes decisions for large-scale projects, a closely related set of projects and initiatives involving own and possibly related functional areas

Receives assignments in the form of objectives and determines tactical approach, resources, schedules and goals. Prepares and communicates work schedules for staff, balances workload and monitors quality of results.

Works within general guidelines; applies advanced technical knowledge to solve moderately complex problems for a function.

Manages multiple functions within operation. Regularly manages large-scale projects/activities or a very closely related set of projects/activities.

Responsible for performance reviews, promotional decisions, and pay actions for support and professional levels. Oversees the training and development of staff, including contractors.

Serves as one of the primary decision makers in the recruiting and selection process.

Requirements

High School Diploma, degree from technical/vocational school or equivalent. prefer Associate's or Bachelor's Degree. (make it like the others.

Previous work leadership or senior level contributor experience.

Typically requires minimum of 5+ years of power plant operations experience, preferably heavy frame combustion turbine background.

Strong computer skills including experience working with spreadsheets, databases and word processing software.

Valid state driver's license.

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