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Operations & Maintenance Manager - Solar

Oil / Gas / Energy, Operation & Maintenance Manager
Salary negotiable
United Arab Emirates
Contract Type:

We are recruiting for an Operations and Maintenance Manager for a very reputable and fast growing commercial solar power generation company in the UAE

The Operations and Maintenance Manager will be accountable for the budget and implementation of all internal systems and processes i.e. KPI dashboards, reporting, HSE & quality processes

In addition to managing a team of approximately 6+ engineers

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and maximize each facility’s performance. Reports the performances versus expected results and key performance indicators
  • Set preventive maintenance plan for each facility and supervise its execution
  • Carry out corrective maintenance as needed
  • Set the O&M annual budget, follow its execution
  • Manage the O&M team: from recruitment, training to daily management and time allocation
  • Supervise and control subcontractors, technicians and work progress
  • Work closely with equipment suppliers and service entities as needed
  • Manage the Commissioning system checks and start-up with the Project Management team
  • Set-up the cleaning plan, optimize its execution, monitor its performance. Manage the cleaning team
  • Ensure proper data collection, monitor the SCADA system
  • Ensure that on-site activities at each facility are conducted in a safety-conscious manner
  • Interface with Clients, Engineering, Project Management and Development staff and other individuals, both internal and external
  • Ensure compliance with site environmental regulations.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in an engineering related field
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in Operations and Maintenance in the solar industry
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office software and database applications
  • Proficient with SCADA system architecture
  • Currently based within the GCC

Thank you for your interest. All applications are viewed and evaluated according to the role  requirements.  We aim to contact shortlisted candidates within 2 weeks. As we often receive a high volume of applications, we are unable to reply to everyone. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful (BE)