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Posted: Tue Nov 23 2021

Power Plant 2nd Engineer

Agawam , Massachusetts

Direct Hire

Title: Control Room Operator

Location: Agawam, MA

Salary: $43 - $49/Hour

Benefits: Health, PTO, Retirement Benefits

Why Work Here?

This role offers excellent long term stability working with a safety focused team. Over 40 years of power production and reliability in the market. They offer excellent benefits, including a retirement plan, continuous education/training and value a motivated team environment. Apply now to be considered! 

Job Description:
  • Provides coverage and shares on call duty with the Operations Manager.
  • Performs inspections, water analysis and troubleshooting, to optimize plant performance.
  • Plan and coordinates plant maintenance as required to maximize plant availability and optimize cost effectiveness.
  • Prepares accurate plant documentation, to assure that proper historical records and reporting of plant operation and maintenance is done.
  • Participates in planned day operator shift coverage at the discretion of the Operations Manager.
  • Formulate and executes projects assigned by the Operations Manager.
  • Promotes and works with others in a team environment.
  • Coordinates plant production in accordance with contracts and owners representatives.
  • Communicates verbally and in writing to customers, suppliers, and operators to ensure optimum resource utilization.
  • Administers shift schedules, housekeeping assignments, and operations routines.
  • Assists with operations/maintenance training and qualification programs.
  • Must make expeditious appropriate decision to non-routine plant operating situations.


  • 2nd Engineer's License or higher in Massachusetts.
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in a power generating facility or equivalent experience.
  • Competent oral and written communication skills are required.
  • Other skills required include knowledge of computer systems and software, and the ability to read technical manuals and drawings.
  • Demonstrates full knowledge and proficiency in the operation and maintenance of a combined-cycle combustion turbine generating station, including balance-of-plant equipment.
  • Demonstrated supervisory skills.
  • Requires standing, sitting, walking, kneeling, twisting, climbing stairs and ladders, and entering plant equipment to access, inspect, or collect data on plant equipment.
  • Work overtime and non-standard working hours as required.
  • Requires wearing personal protective safety equipment (respirators, safety glasses, hard hat, appropriate footwear, ear plugs, etc.)
  • Requires operation of a personal computer.
  • May be required to work around rotating and energized equipment, hazardous materials and chemicals.
  • Occasionally requires lifting as appropriate to perform duties and responsibilities.

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