11-3051.04 - Biomass Power Plant Managers
Manage operations at biomass power generation facilities. Direct work activities at plant, including supervision of operations and maintenance staff.
- Manage parts and supply inventories for biomass plants.
- Monitor and operate communications systems, such as mobile radios.
- Supervise operations or maintenance employees in the production of power from biomass, such as wood, coal, paper sludge, or other waste or refuse.
- Review logs, datasheets, or reports to ensure adequate production levels and safe production environments or to identify abnormalities with power production equipment or processes.
- Review biomass operations performance specifications to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
- Prepare reports on biomass plant operations, status, maintenance, and other information.
- Prepare and manage biomass plant budgets.
- Plan and schedule plant activities, such as wood, waste, or refuse fuel deliveries, ash removal, and regular maintenance.
- Inspect biomass gasification processes, equipment, and facilities for ways to maximize capacity and minimize operating costs.
- Evaluate power production or demand trends to identify opportunities for improved operations.
- Supervise biomass plant or substation operations, maintenance, repair, or testing activities.
- Conduct field inspections of biomass plants, stations, or substations to ensure normal and safe operating conditions.
- Manage safety programs at power generation facilities.
- Test, maintain, or repair electrical power distribution machinery or equipment, using hand tools, power tools, and testing devices.
- Compile and record operational data on forms or in log books.
- Adjust equipment controls to generate specified amounts of electrical power.
- Shut down and restart biomass power plants or equipment in emergency situations or for equipment maintenance, repairs, or replacements.
- Operate controls to start, stop, or regulate biomass-fueled generators, generator units, boilers, engines, or auxiliary systems.
- Monitor the operating status of biomass plants by observing control system parameters, distributed control systems, switchboard gauges, dials, or other indicators.
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The curriculum is designed for persons who seek employment in the accounting field or for those presently in accounting who wish to increase their knowledge and update their skills. Job opportunities include accounting trainee, accounting technician, junior accountant, and accountant.
This degree is excellent for those interested in the organization and reporting of financial data. Upon completion of the program, students can take an additional three courses for the Accounting Career Studies Certificate, and then are eligible to proceed to the CPA exam, if other education requirements are satisfied. Contact the Virginia Board of Accountancy for all education requirements.
The curriculum is designed for individuals who seek employment in business management or for those presently in management who are seeking promotion. Job opportunities include administrative assistant, management trainee, department head, branch manager, office manager, manager of small business, and supervisor.
This curriculum is designed for individuals who plan to seek employment in contract management positions and for those presently in contract management positions who seek career advancement. The program is designed to create opportunities for positions in contract management for both government agencies and private industry. Instruction includes both the theoretical concepts and the practical applications needed for future success in the contract management field. This will provide a greater understanding of acquisition, life cycle management, and contracting processes. Job opportunities include project manager, procurement analyst, contract administrator, contract specialist, contract negotiator, contract price analyst, and contract termination specialist.
This curriculum is designed for individuals who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree program in business administration with a major in accounting, business management, decision science and management, information systems, finance, marketing, etc.
The curriculum is designed to prepare the student to transfer into a baccalaureate degree program in engineering fields such as mechanical engineering, civil engineering, chemical engineering, aeronautical engineering, and naval architecture/marine engineering.
The certificate programs provide course work that gives students the skills to sit for one or more certification exams administered by the Accreditation Council for Accountancy and Taxation (ACAT).
Students planning to pursue a B.S. in Business Administration from a four-year college/university are advised to pursue TCC's general A.S. degree in Business Administration (plan code 213).
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|Civil/Structural Plant Expansion Project Manager/Construction Manager||Advantage Point Group, Inc.||Fri, 15 Jul 2022 15:02:42 GMT | 24 days ago||Brookings, SD 57006||The plant is under continuous improvement and multiple ongoing expansion projects. Perfect for people with some experience with architectural drawings, biomass,…|
|Commerce Specialist 2||State of Washington Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council||Fri, 17 Jun 2022 14:15:10 GMT | 30+ days ago||Lacey, WA||Energy facilities of any size that exclusively use alternative energy resources (wind, solar, geothermal, landfill gas, wave or tidal action, or biomass energy)…|
|Process Engineer (Hybrid)||S & B Engineers and Constructors||Wed, 13 Jul 2022 16:46:03 GMT | 26 days ago||Houston, TX||Participates in plant start-ups. Analyzes client requirements and designs process and plant facilities. Develops Process engineering requirements for the design…|
|Forms and Records Analyst 3 /In-Training||State of Washington Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council||Mon, 08 Aug 2022 23:03:28 GMT | 9 hours ago||Lacey, WA||Energy facilities of any size that exclusively use alternative energy resources (wind, solar, geothermal, landfill gas, wave or tidal action, or biomass energy)…|
|McBain (MI) Fuel Yard Operations Tech - National Energy||National Salvage & Service Corporation||Sun, 22 May 2022 04:48:46 GMT | 30+ days ago||McBain, MI||Must be willing to work weekends and off hours on occasion to support the power plant. Experience in biomass fuel yard operations. Flexible dates for time off.|
|Manager, Energy Storage (Remote USA)||ICF||Wed, 25 May 2022 23:24:51 GMT | 30+ days ago||Fairfax, VA 22031||As an IE/OE Consultant, you will utilize your deep energy storage experience along with our IE/OE advisory services group and in broader power markets, proven…|
|Lead Plant Technician||Montauk Energy||Mon, 21 Feb 2022 13:16:43 GMT | 5 months ago||Magnolia, NC||Ability to train lower tiered staff on plant operation skills and abilities. Ability to interpret plant instrumentation readings and predict operational…|
|Fuel Yard Manager - National Energy of McBain (Michigan) New||National Salvage & Service Corporation||Tue, 09 Aug 2022 05:11:15 GMT | 3 hours ago||McBain, MI||Familiarity with power plant construction and operations is an asset. Experience in biomass fuel yard operations. Implement and comply with the combustion plan.|
|Energy Facility Siting Specialist||State of Washington Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council||Mon, 13 Jun 2022 14:30:15 GMT | 30+ days ago||Lacey, WA||Prepares written contractor evaluation reports and facility audit reports for review by the EFSEC manager. Reports to the EFSEC siting and compliance manager,…|
|Development Manager Wind||RWE||Tue, 09 Aug 2022 03:03:18 GMT | 5 hours ago||Austin, TX||Experience as a project development manager in wind industry or relevant industry is preferred. Working with other staff regarding off-take of power, project…|
|Auxiliary Operator||PIC Group Inc.||Thu, 04 Aug 2022 16:15:49 GMT | 4 days ago||South Boston, VA 24592||5+ years’ experience in a power plant control room environment. Interprets data in comparison with established standards or sound power plant practices.|
|Project Engineer - Electrical & Instrumentation (E&I)||HoSt||Fri, 22 Jul 2022 22:57:39 GMT | 17 days ago||Vancouver, WA 98663||Supporting the project manager(s) with a focus on selection of electrical components, load lists, wiring schedules, control panels, Scada, PLCs, etc.;|
|Electrical, Controls, and Instrumentation Plant Services Specialist||WIN Waste Innovations||Wed, 03 Aug 2022 19:11:03 GMT | 5 days ago||Morrisville, PA 19067||10+ years of experience in refuse and/or biomass fired power plants or related process industry with at least 5 years of direct project management experience.|
|Development Manager Wind||RWE Renewables Americas LLC||Mon, 08 Aug 2022 22:52:29 GMT | 9 hours ago||Austin, TX||Experience as a project development manager in wind industry or relevant industry is preferred. Working with other staff regarding off-take of power, project…|
|Environmental Planner 4||State of Washington Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council||Tue, 21 Jun 2022 20:28:52 GMT | 30+ days ago||Lacey, WA||Energy facilities of any size that exclusively use alternative energy resources (wind, solar, geothermal, landfill gas, wave or tidal action, or biomass energy)…|
|MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR||Consumers Energy||Wed, 03 Aug 2022 07:27:38 GMT | 6 days ago||Grayling, MI||Ensure the cleaning and maintenance of plant facilities and grounds. Provide input to the plant's operating budget relative to maintenance activities and…|
|Operations Manager - Weed Powerhouse||Roseburg Forest Products Co.||Mon, 11 Jul 2022 17:46:45 GMT | 28 days ago||Weed, CA 96094||Monitor biomass fuel supplies and modify recipes to maximize boiler output. Manage daily operations and maintenance planning for the Weed cogeneration plant and…|
|Engineering Senior Project Manager||FUEL TECH INC||Wed, 13 Jul 2022 20:26:59 GMT | 26 days ago||Warrenville, IL 60555||A clear understanding of power plant equipment and operations. Makes field visits as required to observe work, review progress, resolve issues and attend…|
|Energy System & Kiln Superintendent||West Fraser||Mon, 25 Apr 2022 23:41:20 GMT | 30+ days ago||Riegelwood, NC 28456||Maximize generation and maintain efficient operation of all plant processes associated with the power plant. A minimum of five years of operations experience in…|
|Investments Manager||RWE Renewables Americas LLC||Thu, 12 May 2022 16:53:19 GMT | 30+ days ago||Austin, TX||To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent. Lead investment decision processes, derive investment recommendations and prepare and deliver presentations…|
|Instrument & Electric Technician||DTE Energy||Mon, 04 Apr 2022 13:06:45 GMT | 4 months ago||Woodland, CA||Demonstrated knowledge of safe work practices associated with a power plant environment. Four years of experience as an I&C Technician and/or Electrician in a…|
|Payroll Manager||Gemma Power Systems||Wed, 29 Jun 2022 00:21:43 GMT | 30+ days ago||Glastonbury, CT 06033||Gemma is looking for an experienced Payroll Manager to oversee the timely preparation and processing of nationwide multi-frequency payroll.|
|Sr Energy Storage Engineer (Remote USA)||ICF||Wed, 25 May 2022 23:24:16 GMT | 30+ days ago||Fairfax, VA 22031||Experience in power system controls. As an IE/OE Consultant, you will utilize your deep energy storage experience along with our IE/OE advisory services group…|
|Auxiliary Operator||PIC Group||Wed, 29 Jun 2022 23:53:29 GMT | 30+ days ago||South Boston, VA||5+ years’ experience in a power plant control room environment. Interprets data in comparison with established standards or sound power plant practices.|
|Counsel, Litigation and Procurement||RWE Renewables Americas LLC||Fri, 10 Sep 2021 16:55:24 GMT | 11 months ago||Chicago, IL||To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent. To provide legal support for RWE Americas’ renewable energy business teams in connection with our businesses…|
|Power Plant Operations Manager||IHI Power Services Corp||Fri, 22 Jul 2022 17:58:05 GMT | 17 days ago||Lincoln, CA 95648||Responsible for plant heat rate. Rio Bravo Rocklin is a biomass facility utilizing a Circulating Fluidized Bed (CFB) boiler to generate 24.4MWs of base load…|
|Power Plant Safety Specialist||PIC Group||Fri, 17 Jun 2022 05:53:41 GMT | 30+ days ago||Stockton, CA||Excellent opportunity to work with large power utility company operating 2 biomass power plants near Woodland and Stockton CA.|
|Plant Administrator||IHI Power Services Corp||Fri, 05 Aug 2022 06:01:15 GMT | 4 days ago||Lincoln, CA 95648||Prepare PPE for plant tours. Maintain copies of all invoice documentation in plant files. This position requires the ability to operate the plant pickup.|
|Early Career Mechanical Engineer Opportunities||CHA Consulting, Inc.||Tue, 10 May 2022 01:27:06 GMT | 30+ days ago||Albany, NY 12205||Our expertise encompasses gas turbines, steam turbines, reciprocating engines, gas plants, biomass plants, coal-fired boiler plants, chiller plants, high…|
|Gas Recovery Technician - South||DTE Energy||Fri, 17 Jun 2022 19:06:55 GMT | 30+ days ago||Needville, TX||The plant has gas treatment equipment to remove H2S, Oxygen, water and CO2. And as Michigan’s largest source of renewable energy, we’re creating a cleaner,…|
|Control Room Operator||PIC Group Inc.||Fri, 05 Aug 2022 00:14:28 GMT | 4 days ago||Mecca, CA 92254||Fundamental knowledge of power plant systems and equipment is required. PIC Group is seeking a Control Room Operator to support a 45MW wood chip biomass power…|
|Power Plant Safety Specialist||PIC Group Inc.||Thu, 02 Jun 2022 20:24:44 GMT | 30+ days ago||Stockton, CA||Excellent opportunity to work with large power utility company operating 2 biomass power plants near Woodland and Stockton CA.|
|Power Plant Fuel Handler||Plainfield Renewable Energy (aka Greenleaf Power)||Thu, 19 May 2022 13:59:27 GMT | 30+ days ago||Plainfield, CT 06374||Working experience of running mobile equipment, with power plant experience a plus. Perform startup, operations and shutdown on equipment, systems and the plant…|
|Control Room Operator||PIC Group||Fri, 17 Jun 2022 05:53:41 GMT | 30+ days ago||Mecca, CA||Fundamental knowledge of power plant systems and equipment is required. PIC Group is seeking a Control Room Operator to support a 45MW wood chip biomass power…|
|Fuel Yard Operator - National Energy (McBain, Michigan)||National Salvage & Service Corporation||Tue, 09 Aug 2022 05:11:14 GMT | 3 hours ago||McBain, MI||Experience in biomass fuel yard operations. Reclaim fuel as necessary to support overall plant operation. The Fuel Yard Operator is responsible for the safe…|
|Analytical Chemist||ANDRITZ AG||Wed, 22 Jun 2022 16:40:22 GMT | 30+ days ago||Appleton, WI||ANDRITZ is a globally leading supplier of plants, equipment, and services for hydropower stations, the pulp and paper industry, the metalworking and steel…|
|Engineer I (NORESCO)||Carrier||Thu, 03 Jun 2021 17:42:00 GMT | 14 months ago||New York, NY 10004||NORESCO also provides build, own, operate and maintain (BOOM) services for central heating, cooling and power-generation systems. NORESCO is a Carrier Company.|
|Maintenance Mechanic - McBain (Michigan)||National Salvage & Service Corporation||Tue, 09 Aug 2022 05:11:15 GMT | 3 hours ago||McBain, MI||Pursues proactive measures for maintaining power plant reliability. A general knowledge of power plant operations is desired. Strong math and analytical skills.|
|McBain (Michigan) Scale House Operator||National Salvage & Service Corporation||Sun, 07 Aug 2022 04:40:16 GMT | 2 days ago||McBain, MI||Must be willing to work weekends and off hours on occasion to support the power plant. Experience in biomass fuel yard operations. Able to lift 50 pounds.|
|O&M Manager||Consolidated Asset Management Services California O&M, LLC||Tue, 12 Jul 2022 09:33:33 GMT | 27 days ago||Chowchilla, CA 93610||5+ years of power plant or similar experience required. Oversee the daily upkeep of necessary plant logs and records. Biomass experience is highly desirable.|
|Instrumentation Technician||DTE Energy||Thu, 28 Oct 2021 19:07:20 GMT | 9 months ago||Stockton, CA||Demonstrated knowledge of safe work practices associated with a power plant environment. Four years of experience as an I&C Technician and/or Electrician in a…|
|Maintenance Manager||Desert View Power (aka Greenleaf Power)||Wed, 08 Jun 2022 14:20:30 GMT | 30+ days ago||Mecca, CA 92254||This includes the managing of all repair work orders and preventive maintenance for all power plant, fuel yard and mobile equipment.|
|Plant Manager||PIC Group Inc.||Sat, 23 Jul 2022 04:16:41 GMT | 17 days ago||South Boston, VA 24592||A minimum of 10 - 15 years’ experience in steam and electric power plant operations of which, at least 5 years have been in the commercial generating facilities…|
|Sr. Process Engineer||corbion||Fri, 15 Jul 2022 19:48:07 GMT | 24 days ago||South San Francisco, CA 94080||On microbial fermentation broth, biomass, and/or derived products. Used for processing microbial fermentation broth, biomass, and derived products.|
|Senior Maintenance Manager||Ethos||Tue, 10 May 2022 09:09:14 GMT | 30+ days ago||Palm Springs, CA||This includes the managing of all repair work orders and preventive maintenance for all power plant, fuel yard and mobile equipment.|
|Maintenance Technician||PIC Group Inc.||Fri, 22 Apr 2022 16:36:00 GMT | 30+ days ago||Gypsum, CO 81637||Assist in the planning, scheduling, and conducting of preventive, corrective, and overhaul maintenance of all power plant equipment and associated plant…|
|Service Account Manager||ANDRITZ AG||Tue, 26 Apr 2022 16:40:59 GMT | 30+ days ago||Birmingham, AL||In addition, ANDRITZ offers technologies for certain other sectors including automation, the production of animal feed and biomass pellets, pumps, machinery for…|
|Process Water Treatment Plant Manager||Bell's Brewery, Inc.||Sat, 23 Jul 2022 00:01:05 GMT | 17 days ago||Comstock, MI||Maintains a working knowledge of biomass markets and strategically acquires high-rate granular sludge. POSITION SUMMARY: * The Process Water Treatment Plant…|
|Electrician||DTE Energy||Thu, 24 Mar 2022 19:07:02 GMT | 4 months ago||Stockton, CA||Demonstrated knowledge of safe work practices associated with a power plant environment. Four years of experience as an I&C Technician and/or Electrician in a…|
|Plant Technician||Montauk Energy||Wed, 28 Jul 2021 01:11:48 GMT | 12 months ago||Magnolia, NC||O Test for basic power, 120V and below. Ability to accurately collect data from plant instrumentation and log as necessary. High School or GED diploma.|