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WEC Energy Group Plant Operator in Oak Creek, Wisconsin

Plant Operator

We Energies, a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group, is seeking a Plant Operator in our Oak Creek, Wisconsin location.

Job Responsibilities

The principle duties of a Plant Operator consist of operating generation facilities and associated equipment as needed.

  • The Plant Operator investigates abnormal operating conditions, initiates corrective action, performs preventative maintenance and make routine repairs.

  • The employee may at times assist others with maintenance activities as needed.

  • The employee starts and regulates equipment locally and remotely, as required, to meet the system generating needs. These operations include observing and interpreting instruments, alarms, and indicators to determine the status of all equipment, analyzing water and adding chemicals as required, and performing the necessary actions to achieve safe and continual operating conditions.

  • Employee logs data and maintains accurate records, including unusual operating conditions with the corrective actions taken and interprets such information as required.

  • The employee will isolate equipment and do necessary switching, may participate in the administration of the Energy Controls Process if trained and qualified.

  • The employee will also operate and maintain fuel handling equipment such as front end loaders as well as other plant service vehicles.

  • The employee will troubleshoot and correct malfunctions of equipment, including pumps, motors, valves, fans, air compressors, gear trains, fuel and water systems, lighting systems, steam generators, turbines, etc.

  • The employee will perform routine repairs and preventative maintenance; examples include the changing of air, fuel, water and lube oil filters, repacking equipment, removing and replacing valves, lubricating and greasing equipment, replacing belts, etc.

  • The employee also will maintain the work area in a safe, clean, neat and orderly state.

  • The employee will participate in performing periodic maintenance inspections and will assist in the removal, repair and reinstallation of equipment.

  • The employee will be expected to assist in keeping the plant and grounds in good repair.

  • The employee receives and procures materials and provides information to maintain an inventory control program.

  • The employee performs sample collections and maintains records.

  • The employee will provide training to others as required, must have above average aptitude for mechanical/technical work and have an acceptable attendance and safety record.

  • Will require the use of a respirator in certain situations.

  • Candidates may be required to demonstrate their ability to perform the physical functions of the position by completing a Physical Capacity Evaluation.

  • Performs other miscellaneous duties as required.

Wages: Starting salary will be based on the individual & rsquo;s qualifications, ability, and experience.

Minimum Experience Required

  • Will require the use of a respirator in certain situations.

  • Candidates may be required to demonstrate their ability to perform the physical functions of the position by completing a Physical Capacity Evaluation.

End Date: 12/02/2022

We reserve the right to modify the application deadline or discontinue accepting applications for any position if deemed necessary.

Learn more at Careers (https://www.wecenergygroup.com/careers/index.htm)

WEC Energy Group and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

EEO/AA policies and statements (https://www.wecenergygroup.com/careers/equal-employment-opportunity.htm)

Location:

Oak Creek, WI, US, 53154

Company: We Energies (WE)

Req ID: 1973

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