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Wind Site Manager - South Hurlburt

Arlington OR

Role Summary:

The Wind Site Manager for the South Hurlburt Wind Farm in Arlington, OR will direct all wind farm operations for maintenance and repair. You will focus on performance and profitability within the framework of the operating plan. In this role, you will develop strategy for improved maintenance, diagnostic and operation to provide additional customer value and reduce cost of service.


Essential Responsibilities:

As the Wind Site Manager at the South Hurlburt Wind Farm, you will:

Direct all Wind farm operations at the site for maintenance and repair, focusing on performance and profitability and within the framework of the Operating Plan

Develop strategy for improved maintenance diagnostic and operation to provide additional customer value and reduce cost of service

Direct the performance of Wind Field Operation within assigned contractual scope of responsibilities to customers

Present a positive professional face of GE in the community and with the customer

Recruit, develop, retain and manage personnel resources at sites driving professional standards and matrix development of personnel

Demonstrate responsibility for all phases of timely financial reporting, elimination of contractual liquid damages, and availability of turbines

Integrate the operations perspective into all job proposal initiatives with the elimination of liquid damages and new revenue streams

Work closely with internal GE users to develop and implement Operation focused feedback for configuration, planned and unplanned maintenance, and financials

Implement Operation Safety Policy Instructions, conduct field work in compliance with OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) applicable regulations and encourage good employee safety practices

Participate and Lead Business Lean Six Sigma process



Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university (OR a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a field services role)

Minimum of 3 years of experience in a field services managerial role



Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a valid driver's license and willingness to submit to a check of driving record


Desired Characteristics:

Ability to work effectively in a matrix environment and within all levels of the organization

Executive presentation skills

Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university

Previous managerial experience with field operations or as a Wind Site Manager

Six Sigma Green Belt certification or equivalent quality certification

Wind turbine or rotating equipment experience

Experience with field service technology and processes

Knowledge of network infrastructure, communication protocols and WEB technology

Proven record of P&L (Profit & Loss) responsibilities and direct report experience of 5 employees

Strong analytical capabilities and ability to thrive in cross functional and team environments

Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills to work in team



Posted February 5, 2019

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