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Hourly rate negotiable based on experience
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2 months ago

Job Title: Site Manager - Power Plant (Steam Turbines)


We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Site Manager to oversee operations for a major power plant facility based in Germany. This role requires an individual with a strong background in steam turbine technology and a proven track record in effectively managing power plant operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Site Operations Management:

    • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the power plant facility, ensuring the safe, efficient, and reliable operation of steam turbine systems.
    • Develop and implement operational procedures to optimize plant performance and minimize downtime.
    • Coordinate with maintenance teams to schedule and prioritize equipment inspections, repairs, and overhauls.
    • Monitor plant performance metrics and implement corrective actions as necessary to meet production targets and regulatory requirements.
  2. Team Leadership and Development:

    • Provide leadership and direction to a diverse team of operators, technicians, and support staff.
    • Foster a culture of safety, accountability, and continuous improvement among the site team.
    • Conduct regular performance evaluations and provide coaching and training to enhance team capabilities.
  3. Technical Expertise:

    • Serve as the primary technical expert on steam turbine systems, providing guidance and troubleshooting support to resolve complex operational issues.
    • Stay abreast of industry best practices, emerging technologies, and regulatory requirements related to power plant operations.
    • Collaborate with engineering teams to evaluate system upgrades and modifications aimed at enhancing plant efficiency and reliability.
  4. Compliance and Regulatory Affairs:

    • Ensure compliance with all relevant environmental, health, and safety regulations governing power plant operations.
    • Maintain accurate records and documentation to support regulatory reporting requirements.
    • Interface with regulatory agencies and auditors as necessary to address compliance issues and ensure adherence to standards.
  5. Communication and Stakeholder Management:

    • Serve as the primary point of contact for internal and external stakeholders, including senior management, customers, and regulatory agencies.
    • Provide regular updates on plant performance, operational challenges, and strategic initiatives.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support business objectives and drive continuous improvement initiatives.


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related field; advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 5-10 years of experience in power plant operations, with a focus on steam turbine systems.
  • Proven leadership experience, with the ability to effectively manage and develop teams.
  • Strong technical expertise in steam turbine technology, including troubleshooting and maintenance best practices.
  • Knowledge of relevant industry standards, regulations, and best practices.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to interact effectively with stakeholders at all levels.