Power Generation Operations Manager

Power generation operations managers are individuals who ensure safety protocols are being followed at the power plant so that the power plant is operating smoothly.

Career Details

Power generation operations managers have a wide range of responsibilities, they identify opportunities to reduce energy consumption, and they coordinate power plant shutdowns and startups. As power generation operations managers, they check that all the equipment in the facility is up to date and performing well. As part of their responsibilities, they maintain a cost-effective production process by using only the resources they need to achieve production targets. And they also isolate the waste and other constraints that limit productivity.

Skills required for this career:
  • Leadership skills
  • Technical knowledge
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
Study options:
  • B.Sc. Science 
  • B.Sc. Industrial Engineering
  • Power plants