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Hydroelectric Production Managers

Overview

Hydropower electricity is electricity generated from water power found in rivers, streams, lakes, and ocean tides. Hydroelectric production managers oversee and maintain hydroelectric power generation facilities. They supervise production and operation workers and make sure the power plant equipment is operating efficiently and in accordance with industry standards and safety regulations. The National Hydropower Association reports that up to 300,000 people are employed in the hydropower industry.

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits

Organized

Problem-Solving

Technical

Career Ladder
Senior Hydroelectric Production Manager

Hydroelectric Production Manager

Apprentice Hydroelectric Production Manager

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