Renewable Network Specialist
- Location: Madison
- Salary: Market related
Renewable Network Specialist - Hybrid
We are currently recruiting for a Renewable Network Specialist. This position is responsible for supporting the SCADA systems at Renewable Generation facilities throughout Wisconsin. Support includes the design, implementation, and commissioning of systems at new facilities, ongoing operational support, and replacements/retrofits of existing facilities. The Renewable Network Specialist on SCADA Engineer/Specialist would focus primarily on Solar, Wind, and Battery facilities, but may also provide support at times in Hydro Generation and other types of Generation facilities.
This Hybrid role offers a blend of working from home, working at our Madison, WI office (or one of our Wisconsin operations centers) and traveling throughout the Wisconsin territory to Generation sites.
Travel is estimated to be 25-50% and will depend on the candidate's location and the projects assigned. For candidates living in the Madison area, travel will consist of primarily day trips, with some overnight travel expected. Minimal travel to Iowa is also required. The successful candidate must reside in Wisconsin.
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