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Posted: Wed Apr 26 2023

Operations & Maintenance Technician

New Lenox, Illinois

Direct Hire

Title:  Operations & Maintenance Technician

Location:  New Lenox, IL

Pay:  $42-$50/Hour – 10% Bonus – Relocation Assistance

Schedule:  3 Day On 3 Day Off 12 Hour Days – 6am-6pm In/Out Time

Why Work Here?
This position will be performing all necessary operations & maintenance duties on a utility scale gas turbine power plant for a premier energy company with sites located across the U.S.  The plant offers a defined qualifications program that comes with pay increases each step.  Your work at the plant can be self directed depending on outages schedules and what needs to be fixed.  A self starter who wants to learn more at the plant is an ideal fit as you will have the opportunity to support NERC and environmental compliance among other duties at the plant.

Job Description:

  • Assist with operations of the equipment and monitor operational parameters, ensuring reliably and continuous operability of equipment
  • Operate and maintain a wide variety of power plant equipment
  • Maintain operations of chemical pumping system ensuring optimal chemistry control and equipment reliability
  • Assist with maintenance activities to included mechanical work, instrumentation and electrical repair activities
  • Perform or assist with, depending on the level of complexity, preventive maintenance actions
  • Perform or assist with, depending on the level of complexity, planned maintenance (PM) and routine repairs to damaged or malfunctioning equipment
  • Withdraw parts and supplies from inventory and complete usage reports to report such withdrawals to the plant's inventory control system.  Assist in physical inventories.
  • Work around and repair rotating equipment, chemical systems and water processing equipment
  • Perform or assist with chemical handling and offloads
  • Perform emergency operations and maintenance to maintain production and safeguard facility equipment
  • Obtain direction from other team members to effect changes in plant conditions and chemistry
  • Actively supports the Maintenance Team in the execution of maintenance plans, by providing support (Lockout/Tagout), equipment identification, troubleshooting, work request preparation, or other areas as needed)
  • Fully support and participate in Safety and Regulatory Compliance Programs
  • Complete other tasks as requested

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