Operations Director (Power/Energy)

Permanent , Salary: Excellent

Job Overview

Zenco Technical is currently seeking an Operations Director to join a large Utilities Provider in the Cork area. The Operations Manager will work on projects within the Water, Telecoms, Renewables and Power & Energy sectors. The successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package and a clear path for career progression with a large multinational company.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead engineers and support functions within agreed business strategy to deliver excellent quality and customer service.
  • Lead all aspects of health & safety, quality, planning and productivity
  • Manage and develop teams to maximise future opportunities and address concerns.
  • Create a culture where organisational performance is always top of mind.
  • Adhere to a cost-effective environment by managing all functions within budget and financial targets to maximise profitable performance.
  • Responsible for the development of process improvement practices and efficient workflow utilisation to maximise throughput.
  • Ability to deliver first class performance by demonstrating leadership and driving the development of talent while maintaining a continuous improvement culture.
  • Lead and ensure the efficient scheduling of work to maximise efficiency across all teams.
  • The ability to make quality decisions in an environment where ambiguity and uncertainty are the norm.
  • Be customer focused with the ability to build strong customer relationships and deliver customer centric solutions
  • Taking initiative and collaborating with people who have diverse points of view.
  • Understand the business and pay attention to business problems from all angles.

Key Requirements

  • 10+ years experience in Electrical Project Management / Operations roles
  • Demonstrated history working across High / Medium Voltage Project
  • Experience working on renewable energy / power projects
  • Excellent Commercial understanding
  • Proven track record of delivering to deadlines
  • Health, Safety and Environmental systems and procedures
  • Possess exceptionally good organisational skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivating, and the ability to work well as part of a team
  • Strong levels or numeracy and literacy
  • Excellent completer skills
  • Problem-solving skills and high level of attention to detail

If this sounds of interest, or to make a general inquiry about other Engineering opportunities, please don’t hesitate to get in touch today.

Zenco Technical – Engineering Partnerships