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Entergy IC&E Technician - Power Generation Plant in Killona, Louisiana

IC&E Technician - Power Generation Plant

Date: Mar 31, 2021

Legal Entity: Entergy Louisiana, LLC

Description:

At Entergy, we’ve been planning for the future for more than 100 years. We’ve experienced a lot of change, generating power first from sawdust to now splitting atoms, harnessing sunlight and using abundant, clean and efficient natural gas.

We are on the verge of a monumental technology convergence, where reality swiftly catches up to possibility. The utility of the future does much more than keep the lights on and the gas flowing. It’s knowledgeable and skillful workforce will solve challenges and fuel a brighter, smarter, more prosperous future for everyone.

Having the lowest retail electricity rates of any utility in the United States drives economic growth within Entergy’s region, a key ingredient to sustained growth for any utility. We also believe a diverse workforce committed to personal and professional growth is critical to our success. We place a high priority on developing talent to meet current and future needs, giving employees opportunities to grow their careers their way.

Entergy’s Power Generation group operates a fleet of more than 30 owned, leased, or operated natural gas, coal, oil hydro and petroleum coke plants, with total engineering capacity of over 18,500 megawatts and is building or acquiring more than 3,000 megawatts of new natural gas generation to join its 30,000 megawatts of nuclear, natural gas, coal, oil, hydroelectric and solar facilities.

This position can be filled as a Maintenance Operator III, Maintenance Operator, or IC&E Technician depending on the experience and qualifications of the selected candidate

JOB PURPOSE/SUMMARY:

Under general supervision, the incumbent will be responsible to Understand and Maintain a Good Working Knowledge of the various Power Plant Technical Systems. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to, performing highly complex instrumentation, electrical, and mechanical work involved in the inspection, troubleshooting, repair, installation, testing, adjustment and calibration of instrumentation and electrical equipment (e.g. meters and instruments, automatic combustion control equipment, regulating devices).

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Troubleshoot, identify, maintain, and make repairs to power plant equipment. Perform Lockout/Tag out of equipment for maintenance work following the Fossil Tagging Procedure

  • Specific knowledge and use of mechanical measuring devices, instruments, controls, regulating devices, and electrical equipment used in power plants

  • Be familiar with principles of operation and function of steam boilers, turbo generators, pumps, heaters, steam traps, piping systems, pressure and level regulators and their controls, electrical distribution systems, and balance of plant systems

  • Comply with all Fossil Safety Procedures and Policies

  • Step-up to Temporary Supervisor or Contract Administrator position with responsibility for other employees and/or contractors

  • Be available to work overtime as needed. Be willing to work under unusual as well as normal working conditions pertaining to a power plant environment

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum education required of the position

  • High school diploma or GED or equivalent work experience

  • Desired:

  • Associates Degree in I&C or Electrical or equivalent Technical degree

Minimum experience required of the position

  • Maintenance Operator III:2-3 years’ experience in an operations or similar field

  • Maintenance Operator:3 years’ experience in operations or similar field

  • IC&E Technician: 5 years power plant experience or equivalent experience in a plant similar to a power plant

Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities of the position

  • Specific knowledge and use of mechanical measuring devices, instruments, controls, regulating devices, and electrical equipment used in power plants

  • Knowledge of the principles of operation and function of steam boilers, turbo-generators, pumps, heaters, steam traps, piping systems, pressure and level regulators and their controls, electrical distribution systems and balance of plant systems

  • Ability to read Prints & Schematics, Troubleshooting and Maintaining Plant Electrical and I & C related equipment

  • Ability to lift and carry 50lbs

  • Ability to climb scaffolds, stairs, and ladders

  • Must be Team Oriented and Self-Motivated

  • Must possess the initiative to perform task independently, provide timely and concise feedback upon request

  • Possess a winning attitude to achieve Departmental, Plant and Corporate Goals

  • Should possess basic computer skills needed to use the Entergy Applications (e.g. Time and Labor, AIMM, EARL, EntergyNet, etc.)

Any certifications, licenses, etc.

  • Successful completion of the EEI POSS/MASS Test

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Primary Location: Louisiana-Killona

Job Function : Power Plant Operations

FLSA Status : Nonexempt

Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered

Union description/code : NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU

Number of Openings : 1

Req ID: 102043

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please clickhere (https://jobs.entergy.com/content/EEO/?locale=en_US) to view the full statement.

One way that Entergy has found to identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs is through pre-employment testing. If this position does require an EEI test, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting. If you are invited to a test session, we strongly recommend you review and complete the practice test as well as review the testing brochure for your respective test. The test brochure will give you critical information on the test such as time allocated and Pre-employment Testing: of questions. Also, keep in mind that the actual test is timed; you should practice timing yourself while doing the practice tests. The practice test information and test brochures can be located by going to the EEI website, http://www.eei.org/practicetests , numberLogon ID: entergy, password: practice test (2 words). Travel expenses incurred in connection with EEI testing are non-reimbursable.

In addition to EEI testing there is also Fit-for-Duty testing which will identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs. If this position does require Fit-for-Duty testing, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

Please note: Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition to employment in this position. Entergy will not sponsor candidates for work visas for this position.

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