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Role Summary: We are looking for Operations Technicians to join the Gilboa Hydro Power Plant Operation and Maintenance team. As an Operations Technician you will be part of a team working in shifts in the Control Room, ensuring a safe and efficient operation of the Power Station, according to the Grid Company demand, company regulations and contract with the Customer.
Essential Responsibilities: • Monitor the Hydro Plant production both from the Control Room and from the field and taking emergency action when necessary, in accordance with all relevant Operating Procedures. • Respond to variances in normal station operating parameters and taking necessary corrective actions in order to maintain safe operation of the station. • Receive instructions from the grid operator and adjust the unit loads and/or voltage accordingly. • Issue work requests whenever a deviation or malfunction is observed. • Ensure compliance with all site Quality Procedures, Work Instructions and EHS Policy and Procedures. • Report unsafe conditions, events and hazards to the Shift Supervisor. • Report equipment deficiencies and record required information into the computerized maintenance management system to initiate repairs. • Maintain and update all routines, schedules and reports with relevant plant operating data. • Assist in routine testing of plant and equipment.
Qualifications/Requirements: • Technical qualifications and/or equivalent work experience; • Previous experience as an Operator in a Control Room, preferably in a Power Station; • Knowledge of engineering practices, functions and processes involved in the operation and maintenance of a Power Station or Industrial Facility; • Mother tongue Hebrew, fluent English (both verbal and written); • Willingness to work in shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays.
Desired Characteristics: • Able to learn fast; • Hands-on approach; • Excellent interpersonal skills and teamwork - able to communicate in a friendly, open and constructive manner; • Ability to work under pressure and make critical decisions when needed; • Responsive and Proactive; • Highly organized.
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