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.
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
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