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Operations Manager (Manufacturing/Solar)

Beth Gilpin Consulting (AllEarth Renewables) - Williston, VT, United States

Invest your operations, people management, and technical knowledge in creating a cleaner, more sustainable future for our planet!

 

At AllEarth Renewables (allearthrenewables.com), our Operations Manager’s diverse responsibilities include leading a great team of dedicated employees; providing lean operational leadership; collaborating with executive peers on strategic needs; and rolling up their sleeves commissioning solar projects and helping with installs and repair and maintenance work.

The Operations Manager will provide strategic vision and hands-on support, guidance, and management to team members in engineering, manufacturing, warehouse, installation, and O&M. To continue our history of growth and stability, we are investing in new assets and business processes that recognize changes in workplace environments and technological advances, to continue to ensure a workplace culture that supports business, individual, and team success.

Core Responsibilities

Leadership – Dedicated to pursuing the company’s mission, living its core values, and helping foster a success-oriented, supportive, and accountable workplace culture.

Staff Management – Hires, trains, and oversees a cohesive, high-functioning team. Encourages a collaborative work environment that supports personal and professional development, well-being, and positive working relationships.

Operations – Provides day-to-day oversight of production, field work (both O&M and installation projects), safety/environmental compliance, quality, facility maintenance, and upkeep of capital investment.

Processes and Systems – Oversees company production processes including process change and updates, operating procedures, regulatory and safety.

Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in operational and people management, preferably in a company assembling technical products with varying requirements.
  • Broad operations management knowledge, including Lean; planning; scheduling; assembly/production/testing oversight; process and procedure development; measurement and reporting; quality; warranty; warehouse; and safety and regulatory compliance.
  • Hands-on knowledge and application of engineering principles.
  • Knowledge of, and/or degree in, renewable energy and/or mechanical engineering preferred.
  • Ability to manage, support, and develop people.
  • Collaborative, friendly, and forward-thinking approach.
  • Reputation for integrity, honesty and trustworthiness.
  • Orientation to innovation, efficiency, and quality.

Location: The Manager will primarily work on-site, and need to live a commutable distance from both our current location in Williston, VT, and from Bristol, VT, where we will be moving to new, larger facility by the end of 2023.

If you'd like more information before applying, feel free to contact our search partner, Beth Gilpin Consulting, at beth@bethgilpin.com for a confidential exploratory conversation.

Why Join AllEarth?

Curiosity, creativity, expertise and a shared commitment to renewable energy - our team brings these qualities every day to our collaborative effort to change the energy landscape. A long-time member of Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility, we live our values by practicing open book management, encouraging employee suggestions for improving results, and sharing profits. Our employees appreciate this transparent management approach, a robust benefits package (including excellent CTO, profit-sharing, 401k match, and paid parental/family leave and sabbatical), and opportunities to build broad and valuable skillsets.

About AllEarth Renewables

For over 25 years, our small and capable team has earned national recognition as a leader in the renewable energy industry by continuously refreshing our thinking, innovating our products, and renewing our goals, all while remaining as constant as the sun in our commitment to creating a more resilient and sustainable future for our planet, while creating sustainable, well-paying jobs for Vermonters.

Our Values

  • Integrity, honesty, and trustworthiness.
  • Collaboration, innovation, creativity, simplicity.
  • A focus on quality, outstanding work, individual initiative and accountability.
  • Commitment to a cleaner, more sustainable planet, and a reputation as “pirates of the industry.”
  • Versatility, responsiveness and good humor in a dynamic work environment under the leadership of an entrepreneurial and hands-on owner.

Total Compensation

  • Competitive starting salary commensurate with qualifications
  • Combined Time Off (CTO) starting at 30 days
  • Paid Personal, Parental and Family Leave
  • Paid Sabbatical
  • Product Discounts
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match
  • Cafeteria Plan for health, dental, disability, and life insurance
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • Wellness Program
  • Education Reimbursement
  • EAP
  • Hybrid work opportunities

AllEarth is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, belonging and inclusion. We welcome candidates who can help further this commitment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law.





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