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Power Plant Technician III

Company: NES Fircroft
Location: Baldwin
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Role Summary The Power Plant Technician III is a career level technician that monitors equipment performance, and maintains equipment as required to ensure acceptable performance. The position works at a Client plant that generates electrical power. Power Plant Technicians work rotating 12 hour shifts. Key Responsibilities

  • Champions a corporate culture that emphasizes transparency, integrity, safety, environmental responsibility, employee development, diversity and inclusion, customer service, and operational excellence.
  • Monitors and operates the power plant in a manner to reliably meet Energy Operations and transmission control needs. Protect and preserves unit assets without negatively impacting the unit's equivalent availability targets due to operating errors.
  • Operates plant equipment during start up, shutdown, normal and emergency operations in an environmentally responsible and safe manner consistent with plant, division, corporate and governmental objectives. Possesses/obtains thorough knowledge of complex plant processes.
  • Performs maintenance activities which can be accommodated on shift and supports maintenance teams as required. Investigates and reports equipment problems to provide accurate information that will enhance the overall maintenance efforts in order to maximize the reliability and efficiency of the generating units.
  • Conduct and participate in job briefings and safety meetings. Support and execute plant safety procedures such as Lock Out Tag Out (LOTO), Job Safety Analysis, Confined Space, Hot Work and others.
  • Assist entry-level plant technicians to help train and support them in their job responsibilities.
  • Provide communication to their supervisor to provide plant status updates on work, and identify risks to ensure reliable power plant operation.
  • Required participation in the multi-year Power Plant Technician skill progression plan to develop key skills in operations. Upon completion the employee should have the desire, aptitude and ability to meet board operator qualification.
  • Uses Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to analyze and resolve problems with supervisor guidance and initiate new SOPs when necessary.
  • Responds to emergencies and deals with heightened security measures.Key Competencies
    • Balances stakeholders
    • Communicates effectively
    • Demonstrates self-awareness
    • Nimble learning
    • Plans and Aligns
    • Safety
    • Strategic mindset
    • Compliance
    • Plant Equipment Utilization
    • Plant Operations
    • Operations Risk Management With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

Keywords: NES Fircroft, Lafayette , Power Plant Technician III, Professions , Baldwin, Louisiana

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