United Technologies Corporation O&M Manager (NORESCO) in Kingston, Rhode Island

Job ID: 65155BR

City: Kingston

State: Rhode Island

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Exciting Things are Happening at NORESCO!

As one of the largest energy services companies in the U.S., NORESCO utilizes design-build and performance-based contracting vehicles to deliver energy and maintenance savings and significant infrastructure upgrades to existing facilities. NORESCO also provides build, own, operate and maintain (BOOM) services for central heating, cooling and power-generation systems. NORESCO’s Sustainability Services group offers a full suite of sustainable design consulting services, including energy auditing, commissioning and retro-commissioning, energy & daylighting analysis, LEED® certification consulting, and sustainability master planning.

What makes NORESCO unique is our ability to engineer and implement turnkey energy solutions that meet each customer’s individual needs. At NORESCO, we pride ourselves on the excellent relationships we maintain with our customers. We earn their trust and respect through listening and timely response to their needs and concerns. These relationships, along with pursuing and hiring the best people, are truly why NORESCO is a leader in the energy industry.

NORESCO is part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corporation. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages.

Operations and Maintenance Manager

The Operations and Maintenance Manager is responsible for directing Operations and Maintenance (O&M) activities at NORESCO electric and thermal production facilities in accordance with contractual requirements. Assures the facility meets its contractual performance guarantees while remaining in compliance with applicable safety, environmental, and corporate requirements.

Job Description:

  • Direct and support plant operators in the daily operations responsibilities of the cogeneration system

  • Provide training for new cogeneration system operators

  • Review operations logs and performance data daily to monitor equipment conditions and identify issues with the operation of the system

  • Assist in troubleshooting of the cogeneration system to assess equipment conditions and to determine maintenance activities.

  • Provide limited after hours and weekend system support

  • Assist in developing NORESCO’s asset operations and maintenance program and strategy and lead the implementation of the plan.

  • Maintain effective short and long-term maintenance planning and scheduling

  • Liaise with customer personnel, operations personnel within all business units of the company, and coordinate third-party contractors providing direct maintenance support

  • Prepare, maintain, and update job plans for planned tasks

  • Ensure preventive maintenance services are scheduled in accordance with the accepted intervals and standards and the work is performed in a timely manner

  • Identify resources required for planned tasks such as parts, tooling, equipment, materials, and work procedures

  • Review information from oil samples, component operating hour data, mechanics reports, operating reports and recommended OEM suppliers’ component replacement guidelines, to propose and schedule component replacement

  • Monitor all warranty programs, ensure warranty work is claimed in a timely manner, and all warranty issued are resolved

  • Assist in developing critical path plans for major shutdowns in a timely manner. Manage contracted resources and schedules during scheduled and unplanned maintenance work.

  • Coordinate NORESCO managed activities with Owner’s management and shift operations teams.

  • Participate in regular meetings to review daily and weekly work schedules

  • Ensure accurate and necessary data is maintained in the CMMS program

  • Work in support of NORESCO O&M management on the development, maintenance and administration of department processes and programs supporting OMRR contracts.

Qualification:

Qualifications Required:

  • A minimum of five (5) years experience in the electric power generating, cogeneration or district energy industries with strong working knowledge of CHP equipment, maintenance planning and CMMS with a minimum of two (2) years in a management role within this experience.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • MS Word, Excel, and Project knowledge

  • Complex problem analysis, assessment, and remediation ability

  • Customer relations experience

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Qualifications Required:

  • A minimum of five (5) years experience in the electric power generating, cogeneration or district energy industries with strong working knowledge of CHP equipment, maintenance planning and CMMS with a minimum of two (2) years in a management role within this experience.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • MS Word, Excel, and Project knowledge

  • Complex problem analysis, assessment, and remediation ability

  • Customer relations experience

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.