Chief Operations Officer - North America



Walter Hewitt are actively searching for a skilled Chief Operations Officer to join a fast growing wind turbine manufacturer located in North America. This company have grown exponentially over the last 3 years and have significant plans to further grow across the Americas with new projects already in place. To build for the next stage of growth the company are looking for new ideas and are appointing a new senior management team to take the company into a new era.

Position Summary

The successful candidate will work closely with the CEO taking responsibility for the company’s operations encompassing Project Management, Operations & Maintenance and Engineering. They will be tasked with driving change across these business units to align the company for the next phase of growth and help to build a top quartile performing operations group.

Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate will have prior experience within the wind industry and will have had exposure leading an operations business unit for a competing company. They should ideally have some knowledge of the American wind industry and understand the competitive challenges and advantages available. Candidates will ideally be educated in a technical discipline with further studies such as Masters or MBA’s preferred.

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This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company expanding across the Americas region. Candidates will enjoy a dynamic, challenging workload as part of a welcoming and diverse team across the region. For further information on this and other Walter Hewitt Renewable Energy opportunities please do not hesitate to get in touch.

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