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Role Summary: The O&M - Operator will support Lead Operator in the safe, reliable, and efficient operation of the power plant s well as operate auxiliary equipment during normal plant operation, support turbine shutdowns, startups, and washes. You will also complete operations department routine checks and preventive maintenance.
Essential Responsibilities: As the O&M - Operator, you will:
Support Plant Lead Operator on plant operations during assigned shift
Monitor plant equipment and systems and complete shift checklist
Assist with plant maintenance permit program (Lockout, hot work, confined space, etc.)
Input Work Orders into the maintenance management system
Make necessary adjustments to operational equipment in accordance with procedures
Complete daily operational logs, forms, and reports
Perform preventive maintenance per PM work orders
Analyze plant water chemistry
Assist Operations, Maintenance, and Electrical departments in corrective maintenance
Perform all work duties safely and in accordance with company policies
High School Diploma / GED
Minimum of 4 years of progressively responsible experience in power plant, marine, or process plant operations or equivalent
Ability to maintain rotating shift work schedules including nights, weekends, holidays
Knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems, especially pumps, valves, motors, and other power plant equipment
Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions
Ability to work safely around high voltage equipment
Ability to communicate effectively with others, both verbally and in writing
Requires background check prior to hire
Subject to drug and alcohol screenings during employment
Additional college or vocational school coursework desired
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