Job SummaryPerform skilled work in a safe manner necessary to operate and maintain gas/oil fueled electric generating units composed of gas/steam turbines, generators, boilers/heat recovery steam generator (HRSGs), transformers, pumps, condensers, switchyard and related auxiliary equipment. Operate the plant in startup, shutdown, and normal steady state mode. Direct the work of outside operators, support personnel and contractors. Participate and direct others in development of operating procedures for normal operating conditions. Perform skilled work in the checking, inspecting, repair, maintenance, installation and construction of plant equipment and structures. Perform and direct others in the troubleshooting of routine problems. Perform technical and skilled work in conjunction with troubleshooting of electrical and electronic systems, digital control systems, communication systems, instruments and control systems, computers and computer networks, annunciator systems and recorders. Perform technical work in chemical analyses, industrial hygiene and environmental testing and calculations related to the operating efficiency of power plant equipment. Conduct tests, surveys and layout work on plant projects. Communicate and coordinate activities affecting safe and efficient operation of plant in an often distracting and multitasking environment. Prepare written reports on unit conditions and operations. Provide effective interaction with Production Optimization Group. Demonstrate ability to work with others at all levels.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Work Experience requirement listed below: Should have 3 years of power plant experience, of which 2 years should have been experience in operations, maintenance, electrical, instrumentation and controls in gas turbine/HRSG systems. Must have performed the duties of, and maintained all the qualifications, certifications and licenses of Operation and Maintenance Technician, or the equivalent, and must be able to pass an examination and/or demonstration as determined by the company
The required Pre Employment tests are listed below: EEIMASS - Plant Maintenance Sel Sys EEIPOSS - Plant Operator Sel Sys PHYPS - Physical Exercises-Plant/Store .
Physical demand level is Medium
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Work Experience requirement listed below: Must have performed the duties of & maintained all the qualifications, certifications & licenses of Operation & Maintenance Plant Technician Assc, or the equivalent & must pass an examination and/or demonstration as determined by the company Must have a basic knowledge of the heat balance systems and the effect of unbalances on operating efficiency. Must have the ability to direct and coordinate the work of employees and contractors.
Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills. Possess the ability to communicate effectively with peers and plant management. Should have 12 to 18 months of power plant experience in operations, maintenance, electrical, instrumentation and controls in gas turbine/HRSG systems. Must have a basic knowledge of applicable operating and maintenance instructions and procedures.
Understand the care and attention required for the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of the equipment to which assigned. Must have basic knowledge of principles of operating the plant safely & efficiently during start-up, normal operation & shutdown of boilers,HRSGs,turbines,generators,condensers,boiler feed pumps,exciters,transformers & their auxiliaries & accessories. Must have the skills and knowledge of plant operations outside of the control room.
Must have basic knowledge and skills needed to analyze, interpret, calibrate and adjust plant instruments and controls, and be capable of detecting and making repairs to simple control systems and understand protective systems. Must have basic knowledge of chemical tests, procedures, reagents, etc. to perform chemical analysis, industrial hygiene evaluations and environmental sampling. Must have a basic knowledge of minor plant maintenance, materials, practices, tools, rigging, scaffolding and blocking involved in the work.
The required Pre Employment tests are listed below: EEIMASS - Plant Maintenance Sel Sys EEIPOSS - Plant Operator Sel Sys
Physical demand level is Medium
Compensation Range:$29.06-36.32 USD
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