Control Center Operator

Power System Operator, Electrical System Operator


Direct, monitor and coordinate the operation of solar energy assets from an Operations Control Center. Use SCADA and other monitoring and control systems. The Control Center Operator ensures that the operations of solar farms comply with all applicable North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) standards and practices. The Control Center Operator works independently with guidance only in complex situations.

Position Requirements


Multiple OEM SCADA applications. NERC standards. Microsoft Office. Job aids and procedures. Electrical theory and power flow. Analytical and problem-solving skills. Strong written and verbal communication skills.


Associate’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or an equivalent combination of training and experience


0-2 years in power system operations, power production, control center or related energy operations

Career Path

Position Reports To

PJM or other ISO Certifications, as required, or ability to obtain within 6 months. NERC Certification preferred.

Career path moves from this role

Senior Controller, Control Center Manager

Become a Member

Elevate Your Business with Insider Access:

  • Policy Direction: Your voice in critical industry discussions.
  • Exclusive Networking: Learn directly from key players in clean energy.
  • Insider Information: First-hand access to policy insights and premier events.
  • Advanced Tools: Our proprietary data at your fingertips to drive growth.

Act now to become a defining part of clean energy’s future.

Stay informed

Take Action

Subscribe to American Clean Power and receive the latest clean energy news, policy updates, and opportunities to get involved.