This position operates and monitors gas boilers, steam turbines, combined cycle gas turbines, and auxiliary equipment such as fans, compressors, pumps, heaters, cooling towers, and water treatment equipment. Performs minor operational service tasks such as lubrication.
Working swing shift is required. Duties involve working in a noisy, hot, dusty environment; wearing a respirator while working with asbestos and chemicals; performing service work in confined areas; and walking, lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, reaching, and climbing ladders. Work may involve wearing self contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) during emergency conditions.
This position will engage in high performance, leading edge practices, which are innovative in their approach to increased stewardship and service excellence.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Completion of a high school education.
Two years’ experience with steam production in either stationary or marine environments; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Frequent lifting of 50 pounds and occasional lifting of over 75 pounds is required.
Ability to read and create plant piping drawings; results oriented with strong oral and written communication skills, problem solving skills, good customer relations/service skills, and the ability to work independently and within a team.
A creative and innovative lifelong learner with the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse population; able to problem solve within a collaborative team environment; ability to understand different perspectives while utilizing expert knowledge of the technical operations of the job.
Required Application Materials
cover letter & resume
To be consider for this position you will need to also apply to posting #643221.
Summary of Physical Demands
stand, traverse, climb, balance, twist, bend, stoop/crouch, squat, kneel, crawl, walk on uneven surfaces
Summary of Health Risks
wear a respirator, work in noisy areas, asbestos
Bidding eligibility ends on 4/7/2020 at 11:55 PM
Internal Number: 642467
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