Operations Manager-Solar – Madera, CA

Location:
Madera, CA

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Direct all operational aspects including distribution operations, installations, customer service, human resources, administration and sales
  • Effectively manage the projects timelines to ensure completion of solar projects within the established time frame to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Ensure appropriate staffing levels of the Engineering and Project Management team. Recommend necessary staffing and budget changes
  • Bring out the best in personnel by providing training, coaching, development and motivation
  • Locate areas of improvement and propose corrective actions that meet challenges and leverage growth opportunities
  • Share knowledge on effective practices, competitive intelligence, business opportunities and needs
  • Address customer and employee satisfaction issues promptly
  • Adhere to high ethical standards, and comply with all corporate policies and applicable laws
  • Network to improve the presence and reputation of the branch and PetersenDean
  • Stay abreast of competing markets and provide reports on market movement and penetration.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3 years of Photovoltaic construction management
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to recognize and prioritize operational requirements in order to ensure profitability of the division
  • Working and detailed knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Self-directed and capable of working effectively in a highly dynamic fast-paced environment
  • Superb customer service skills – a high level of professionalism and a positive demeanor is a MUST
  • Valid state driver’s license
  • Successfully pass a pre-employment criminal background check, national driving record check, and drug screen
  • North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) certification preferred
  • Successfully pass a pre-employment criminal background check, national driving record check, and drug screen.