Company: Competentia US, Inc.
Skills: Operations Management, Refinery / Plant Operations Supervisor
Other Skills: LNG, combined cycle, refinery
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States
Status: Active

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We are seeking a senior leader to join our client as Operations Director - Power Island. This person will be responsible for operating the Combined Cycle Power Plant to include growing and operating the plant in a safe, efficient and reliable manner. This position will initially be located in Houston, TX and then relocated to the Lake Charles, LA area.


Maximizes the value generated for the Company. Optimizes the availability and security of the plant. Checks that annual quarterly and monthly performance matches the agreed program. Reviews daily operations meet production targets in view of quantity and quality specified. Ensures that the plant is operated and secured to appropriate efficiency standards. Collaborates with other directors to contribute to the overall targets.
Introduces and ensures adherence to technical, financial, personnel and administrative policies, procedures and controls. Prepares the annual budget and put controls in place for the expenditure. Prepares regular reports on operational as well as quality, health, safety and environmental performance.
Provides ongoing training of staff to form highly qualified teams in order to undertake the various activities of the Company. Ensures operators are fully trained and competent to start-up and operate the plant. Continuously identifies need for job instruction, retraining and development of operations staff.
Maintains the Company as an industry leader in the Lake Charles industrial area and the US LNG industry.


Bachelors degree preferred
Minimum 15 years of combined cycle power plant experience in operations with at least 2 years of experience in a similar position of responsibility and expertise in an operating LNG liquefaction facility of similar magnitude and design.
Broad knowledge of planning, resourcing and services for large energy infrastructure projects.
Demonstrated achievement of set performance parameters.
Demonstrated Health, Safety and Enviornmental Awareness
Experience leading teams in the development of training programs and manual creation.
Demonstrated ability to motivate teams and and maximize the value of people.
Demonstrated written and oral communication skills across multiple employee levels and outside stakeholders
Knowledge of generic Emergency Response management.

Competentia is more than a staffing company; we combine our long experience in the industry with a continuing commitment to innovation to provide a different level of customer service.


From the moment you begin planning your projects Competentia offers you real advantages in all areas related to staffing your teams and managing your manpower resources.


We offer strategic staffing solutions ranging from recruitment and onboarding to training, payrolling and mobilizing your human capital.


Above all we offer the expertise, experience and integrity to bring you genuine peace of mind as you manage one of the most challenging aspects of the modern technical market place.