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Solar Site Supervisor

RWE Renewables Americas LLC, Camillia, Georgia United States (US)  

To start on 19/07/2021 or To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


The site supervisor is responsible for all aspects of Solar & Storage operations, including personnel safety, oversee daily work activities, review work schedules, scheduling maintenances, maintaining project availability, the training and safety of all technicians and contractors, and communicating with the management team.


Your Future Plans:


  • Responsible for all safety aspects at the site, including Safety Walks in the field, but not limited to the orientation of new employees, site visitors and contractors.
  • Assure operations performance targets (availability, production, actual vs expected, budget management, revenue, etc.) are achieved for the facility.
  • Supervise the activities of the site technicians and O&M Contractors to ensure operation and maintenance of the facility is in compliance with contracted requirements and performance targets.
  • Ensure that all maintenance activities, including those performed during scheduled outages and overhauls, are accurately recorded and documented to identify the failure history, mean time between failures and root causes.
  • Responsible for providing general supervision & development of all employees at the site.
  • Prepare the annual site O&M budget and recommend capital improvements/enhancements.
  • Create and complete Work Orders, Service Reports and Purchase Order Submission.
  • Manage tool and part inventories.
  • Ensure daily, weekly and monthly operations reports are prepared and submitted on time.
  • Expedite the quick repair of any BOP, Substation, or other issue that falls within our area of responsibility.
  • Ensure compliance with all local, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Interface with landowners, local and state authorities and the general public, where required.
  • Responsible for all Quality Control activity on site, performing Quality Control Assessments of work by Technicians and subcontractors.
  • Maintains a full understanding of all contractual obligations for the project and documentation of variances.


Additional Duties:


  • Under 10% travel.
  • Work in Extreme weather conditions.
  • Ability to work alone or group environment.
  • Ability to lift over 50 lbs.
  • Shift work.
  • Routine operation of a computer/tablet and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer.
  • Frequent oral and written communications.
  • Flexibility to work nights, weekends, and holiday as required.
  • First aide/CPR/AED
  • Osha Certified
  • All other duties assigned. 



Your Powerful Skills:


At least 7 years of work experience in operations and/or maintenance in power generation, transmission and/or distribution, including at least 2 years in the wind and/or solar industry, and including at least 2 years in a lead or supervisor position.  

 SUBSTITUTION CLAUSE:  A 2 year or 4 year college degree from an accredited school, other than correspondence or on-line, in Business or a technical hard science (engineering, physics, power, or closely similar) may substitute for 2 years of experience. A current journeyman or master electrician license may substitute for 2 years of experience. Each 5 years of US military service in a technical rating may substitute of 1 year with honorable discharge.




Promoting diversity (40x40) special offers for parents & children (40x40) company pension scheme (40x40) health services (40x40) shareholding (40x40) training/human resources development (40x40) career promotion (40x40) support of extra-occupational studies (40x40) attractive remuneration (40x40) accessibility (40x40) social commitment (40x40) International exchange (40x40) Graduate programme (40x40)


Apply now with just a few clicks: ad code 37405, application deadline 20/07/2021 

Any questions? Jaime Prechtel  jaime.prechtel@rwe.com

We look forward to meeting you!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.

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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.

RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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