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LG&E and KU Energy Maintenance Tech (E/I) in Ghent, Kentucky


Job Description:

Include but not limited to:• Employee will be knowledgeable of and follow all safety rules, procedures and practices• Actively participate and successfully complete assigned training and development activities and requirements.• In normal performance of duties, employee will watch for and promptly report to supervision any damaged or defective equipment or conditions which may cause damage or injury.• Employee will perform duties of lower or higher classifications that are incidental to the job and are within their capabilities, including those needed for purpose of training in the requirements of the higher classification.• Employee will keep all equipment, tools, materials, and work areas in a clean and orderly condition.• Employee will perform work in a responsible and cooperative manner to facilitate a positive working environment.• Employee will represent the Company to the community with attention to the highest standards of conduct, appearance and attitude.

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Physical Effort:

Must be able to lift 70 lbs. from the ground to the height of 30 inches on a daily basis and 50 lbs. from waist level to chest on a daily basis; Typical equipment/materials that must be lifted includes but is not limited to tools, materials, lifting bars, valves; Able to climb up and down stairs and vertical ladders unassisted on a hourly basis

Preferred Qualifications:

1-3 years job related experience recommended.

Work Conditions:

Industrial work environment including significant outdoor work with exposure to the elements (i.e., heat, cold, wet, etc.). Work may include ladders, platforms, and uneven work surfaces. Dust and debris associated with handling of fuels and fuel by-products. Respirator use required.

Required Education & Experience:

General Qualifications Include but not limited to: Must have a valid state driver’s license, and successfully complete training and/or operator certification for operating Company vehicles as may be applicable. Minimum 2 year Associate’s degree in Industrial Electricity or related technical field. May be offset by combination of education and experience that results in equivalent skills and knowledge.• Must be able and willing to comply with all safety rules.• Must be able to safely perform physical requirements of the job, including work at heights, manual lifting, and the ability to wear required PPE.


9485 Highway 42 East



Job Function:

Power Plant Operations

Position Purpose:

Entry level power plant instrument maintenance position. In a training capacity, and under supervision, perform assigned duties in order to clean, check, inspect, repair, maintain, and install station instrumentation and controls equipment and systems.



External Title:

Maintenance Tech (E/I)