Site Manager, California
Requisition ID: 29278
Location(s): Mojave, CA, US
Work experience: Management
Type of position: Full-Time
Job Family: Field Operations
Management | Full-Time | Field Operations
As Site Manager for Vestas you’ll use your skills and experience to supervise and develop teams that model Vestas values and produce high-level results against key performance indicators and operational goals. Key accountabilities include safety leadership, operational fluidity/achievement, and financial performance. You will be engaged in technical problem solving, handling the site budget, promoting operational efficiency, and coordinating customer accounts and service contracts.
Promote safety culture at the site to improve site safety performance.
Develop technician/team to ensure effective and efficient operation of the wind turbine plant
Establish an effective working relationship with the customer to deliver to contract.
Meet budgetary cost targets to deliver service at or below the cost plan target for site service contracts
Utilize team to deliver optimal wind turbine performance through quality scheduled maintenance and efficient troubleshooting
Proven business management skills to include financial management/cost control, contractual compliance, and performance management skills.
Experience supervising a team of employees to safely carry out work in a complex environment.
Demonstrated leadership skills and ability in coaching, mentoring, motivating and developing employees to achieve a highly aligned, motivated and engaged team. Effective change and conflict management. Proven decision-making ability with balanced risk taking.
Knowledge and experience with effective safety programs, practices and procedures.
Highly motivated, accountability and ownership. Functions effectively in a time-sensitive setting in environments of rapid change and conflicting demands. Enjoys multi-tasking.
Continuous improvement and quality methodology skills. Effective issue resolution and structured problem solving.
Previous budgeting, cost center, and P&L management experience preferred.
Experience scheduling, administering and supervising projects to achieve fruitful outcome.
Demonstrated ability to achieve Customer Loyalty Standards through effective relationships and demonstration of value differentiation. Skilled negotiation and customer service skills.
Associates degree or equivalent.
2-3 years' experience as project manager, project guide, or other management experience, e.g. in a related service, industrial or manufacturing setting. Demonstrated ability to build and supervise a hard-working team / operation.
Technical background, hydraulic or rotating heavy equipment ; knowledge of technical drawings and schematics preferred. Ability to understand and utilize technical language.
Solid English communications skills (verbal, active listening, written, meeting management, presentation).
Valid driver's license, passport and ability to travel as needed to meet business milestones.
Established PC computer skills (MS Office) required, SAP knowledge highly preferred. MS Office - Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods of time, climb stairs, hearing ability to use close range radios, visual acuity including depth perception, field of vision and the ability to distinguish between colors, ability to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl as needed, as well as hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.
Ability to climb ladders to heights of 330 feet and supervise work in confined space environments.
Ability to hold certification in required safety programs that include LOTO, Electrical, Fall Arrest & High Angle Emergency Decent, and Confined Space
What we offer
We offer an exciting Management position with great development opportunities in an inspiring environment at the world's number one wind turbine producer. We value initiative, responsibility, and accuracy. You will become part of an international environment with a commitment to sustainability and safety and you will work among colleagues that take care of each other.
Attractive salary and one of the most comprehensive benefits plans in the industry
Great benefits coverage that includes dental and vision
Generous Paid Time Off policies
Great 401(k) plan (with employer match)
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