Synthica Energy is hiring an Operations Director who will build and manage the digester operations teams at our platform of facilities across the US.
As the Operations Director - Anaerobic Digestion at Synthica Energy, you will play a crucial role in leading and overseeing the operations of our digester facilities across the United States. We are seeking a dynamic and experienced individual who is passionate about renewable energy and making a positive impact on the environment. This is a full-time position based in either Blue Ash, OH or Portsmouth, NH, depending on your preference.
- Build and manage a high-performing team of operators and technicians at multiple digester facilities.
- Develop and implement operational strategies to optimize the performance and efficiency of anaerobic digestion processes.
- Monitor and analyze digester operations data to identify areas for improvement and implement corrective actions.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams including engineering, maintenance, and quality assurance to ensure seamless operations.
- Develop and maintain standard operating procedures (SOPs) to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and safety protocols.
- Oversee the training and development programs for the operations team to enhance their technical skills and knowledge.
- Establish key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics to track and report on the performance of the digester facilities.
- Drive continuous improvement initiatives to enhance operational efficiency, reduce costs, and increase overall profitability.
- Stay updated with industry trends, technological advancements, and best practices in anaerobic digestion operations.
- Bachelor's degree in engineering, environmental science, or a related field. Master's degree is preferred.
- Minimum of 8 years of experience in operations management, preferably in the renewable energy or waste management industry.
- Strong knowledge and understanding of anaerobic digestion processes, including biogas production, nutrient recovery, and waste treatment.
- Proven track record of successfully managing and leading teams in a fast-paced operational environment.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to identify and address operational challenges.
- Familiarity with regulatory requirements and compliance related to anaerobic digestion operations.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with internal and external stakeholders.
- Ability to travel to different digester facilities across the United States as needed.
Please note: Synthica Energy, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws regarding hiring and employment practices. As part of our commitment to diversity and inclusion, we do not inquire about criminal backgrounds during the hiring process.
If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity to make a difference in the renewable energy sector, we invite you to join our team as the Operations Director - Anaerobic Digestion. Apply today and be a part of our mission to create a sustainable future for generations to come.