Power Plant Operations Manager jobs in the United States

Power Plant Operations Manager manages and oversees the daily operations of a power generation plant. Monitors operations for efficiency and safety ensuring that all applicable regulatory requirements are followed. Being a Power Plant Operations Manager directs the implementation of preventative maintenance, emergency and operational plans and procedures. Ensures all applicable regulatory requirements are and safety protocols are followed. Additionally, Power Plant Operations Manager resolves problems and manages resources. May require a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a director. The Power Plant Operations Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Power Plant Operations Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

Operations Manager
  • Plant Power & Control Systems
  • Alabaster, AL FULL_TIME
  • General Job Description

    Operations Manager

    Plant Power and Control Systems

    Status: Exempt

    Reports To: General Manager

    Location: Plant Power & Control Systems

    The Operations Manager is responsible for driving standardization, safety, and efficiency across the different companies within the Infrastructure Division. This role will also stand in for GM roles and assist in different areas that are in need of assistance. Responsibilities include developing, maintaining, and improving operations systems, coaching, leading, and influencing the operations culture to consistently deliver the highest quality product to our customers. This position will monitor production operations and improve processes by auditing and analyzing process outputs to increase efficiency in the company.


    • Leads with continuous improvement mindset to improve performance and efficiency of operations within manufacturing environments.
    • Lead capacity planning
    • Assists in development of longer-term strategies.
    • Drives a safety focused culture.
    • Ensures products meet or exceed quality requirements.
    • Leverages business insights to proactively manage the operations through labor, capacity, and material constraints. Can coach others through the various tools needed to keep these resources balanced with the needs of the business.
    • Ensures strong alignment across the operations and functional support groups.
    • Ability to field escalations during non-scheduled working hours.
    • Conduct audits and reviews for quality and safety.


    • Ability to work out of facility in Alabaster.
    • Bachelor’s degree is required, bachelor’s degree in a technical field preferred.
    • 10 years of operations related experience in heavy manufacturing environments. To include welding, metal fabrication, and painting.
    • Mastery of leadership abilities
    • Ability to work independently.
    • Previous management experience
    • Knowledge of analytical processes
    • Mastery of verbal and written communication
    • Strong computer skills, proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel Spreadsheets

    Reliable, organized, detail oriented and able to function at high level in fast paced manufacturing environment

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disability/

    Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

    Specific Qualifications

    Must be able to pass pre-employment background check and drug screen, and when applicable if duties involve operating motor vehicle must be able to pass motor vehicle record check.

    Company Overview

    IES is a national provider of industrial products and infrastructure services to a variety of end markets, including electrical, mechanical and communications contracting solutions for the commercial, industrial, residential and renewable energy markets. IES is publicly traded on NASDAQ under the symbol IESC. As of the end of IES’s 2022 fiscal year ending September 30, 2022, IES produced over $2.1 billion in revenue and employed over 8,000 employees at over 130 domestic locations across the United States. IES is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Females, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans Encouraged to Apply.

    From office buildings to wind farms, industrial complexes to housing developments, our employees and design professionals design, build, and maintain the systems that empower lives.

    Our commitment to our employees is reflected by our actions:

    • Safety is Priority One - and our record shows it
    • Competitive Pay
    • Company 401K plan with Employer Contribution Match
    • Company Paid Time Off
    • Company Paid Life Insurance
    • Choice of Medical Coverage including Prescription
    • Short Term Disability Employer Paid
    • Long Term Disability Employer Paid
    • Choice of Dental and Vision Coverage
    • Optional Voluntary Life, Critical Illness, Accident, Health Indemnity, Long Term Care
  • 14 Days Ago

Operations Manager (Power Plant)
  • Food Management Search
  • Mankato, MN FULL_TIME
  • THE CHALLENGE This position organizes and oversees plant operations to assure that plant reliability, safety, and environmental requirements are met. Manages and trains plant operating personnel and p...
  • 2 Days Ago

Operations Manager (Power Plant)
  • Impact Solutions Inc
  • Mankato, MN FULL_TIME
  • THE CHALLENGE This position organizes and oversees plant operations to assure that plant reliability, safety, and environmental requirements are met. Manages and trains plant operating personnel and p...
  • 2 Days Ago

Power Plant Operations Supervisor
  • Power Industry Support, LLC
  • Woodland, CA FULL_TIME
  • Power Industry Support, LLC is actively recruiting a Operations Supervisor for the Woodland Biomass Power Plant located in Woodland, CA. The facility is a 25 NMW circulating fluidized bed biomass powe...
  • 1 Month Ago

Plant Manager - Florence, KY
  • Signode -Plant Manager
  • Florence, KY FULL_TIME
  • Plant Manager - Florence, KY Apply Now Description/Job Summary About Signode:With over $2B in revenue, 80 manufacturing facilities across 6 continents and over 9,000 employees worldwide, Signode is a ...
  • 1 Month Ago

Store Manager
  • Power Plant Smoothie
  • Prince Frederick, MD FULL_TIME
  • Contributes to Plant Smoothie's success by leading his/her team to create and maintain an exceptional Guest experience while upholding brand standards as well as modeling and acting in accordance to S...
  • 1 Month Ago

Director Federal Programs, Department of the Air Force (DAF) Base Infrastructure Modernization (BIM)
  • Lumen Technologies
  • Herndon, VA
  • About Lumen Lumen connects the world. We are igniting business growth by connecting people, data and applications - quic...
  • 7/24/2024 12:00:00 AM

Hotel Front Desk Agent/Night Auditor - Starting $17 per hour
  • Candlewood Suites Dulles Herndon
  • Herndon, VA
  • Job Summary: Front Desk Agents are responsible for greeting and registering the guest providing outstanding guest servic...
  • 7/23/2024 12:00:00 AM

Data Center Engineer
  • Apex Systems
  • Sterling, VA
  • Apex Systems, a World-Class Technology Solutions Provider, is seeking applicants for the below position on behalf of our...
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Facilities Technician
  • Apex Systems
  • Sterling, VA
  • Apex Systems, a World-Class Technology Solutions Provider, is seeking applicants for multiple Facilities Technicians. Pl...
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Senior Field Service Engineer - Controls
  • MKD Electric, LLC
  • Sterling, VA
  • Looking for more than just a job? MKD Electric offers careers. Rewarding careers at that! We provide excellent benefits,...
  • 7/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

Certified Flagger
  • Labor Finders
  • Leesburg, VA
  • Your Job Are you experienced in Traffic Control, with certified training? Can you follow safety rules, maintain roads ac...
  • 7/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

Datacenter Technician
  • Belcan
  • Ashburn, VA
  • Job Title: Datacenter Technician Location: Ashburn, VA Duration: 06 Months Contract (Potential Temp to Perm) Payrate: $3...
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Senior Project Manager
  • Automationtechies
  • Sterling, VA
  • Looking for more than just a job? Our client offers rewarding careers with excellent benefits, training, educational opp...
  • 7/20/2024 12:00:00 AM

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