Solano County, CA
Company with renewable energy generation facilities seeks operators to work in its 24/7 control center with primary responsibility of maintaining situational awareness over electrical grid conditions relevant to the real-time operation of generation assets and balancing requirements, including maintaining compliance with applicable NERC reliability standards.
The operator will interface on behalf of the company with purchasers of power, customers, and regulatory authorities.
The position includes a variety of reporting responsibilities, and requires a knowledge the mechanisms used to purchase transmission, reserves and other ancillary services, and to forecast and schedule a variable generation resources.
The candidate will also support the operations, work clearances, substation activities and maintenance by managing plant availability and coordinating outages, including through the use of the Supervisory control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system and logging.
Additional responsibilities include ensuring logging, reporting and work safety procedures are followed.