Duke Energy Continuous Emissions Monitoring (CEMS) - Subject Mater Expert in Owensville, Indiana
More than a career - a chance to make a difference in people's lives.
Build an exciting, rewarding career with us – help us make a difference for millions of people every day. Consider joining the Duke Energy team, where you'll find a friendly work environment, opportunities for growth and development, recognition for your work, and competitive pay and benefits.
Senior Engineering Technologist
The Senior Engineering Technologist position is the fourth level of the non-Engineer degreed technical support role. The Senior Engineering Technologist provide technical expertise to solve more complex problems, and leadership skills to manage work in a specific area of expertise, with minimal supervision. Employees in the Senior Engineering Technologist position are expected to develop advanced skills and to have the ability to work independently with increased latitude for un-reviewed work.
The Engineering Technologist will provide technical support for Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems (“CEMS”) at the Gibson Generating Station, in addition to the Duke Energy Midwest generation fleet as needed. "CEMS" includes legacy Acid Rain and NSPS CEMS, Continuous Opacity Monitors (COMS), Mercury Continuous Emissions Monitors (MCEMS), Particulate Continuous Emissions Monitors (PMCEMS), and Mercury Sorbent Trap Systems. The successful candidate will be based at Gibson Generating Station.
The priority of this position is to ensure the accuracy, reliability, and regulatory compliance of CEMS equipment operated by Duke Energy. Key tasks will include Gibson Station CEMS data analysis, CEMS equipment work management (new installations, preventive and corrective maintenance), and stack testing coordination. The successful candidate will provide examples of safety awareness, customer service focus, and continuous improvement.
Comply with facility air permits and all applicable local, state, and federal regulations. Maintain knowledge of current environmental laws and regulations
Continuously improve (Plan-Do-Check-Adjust) the station’s CEMS O&M procedures and Quality Assurance & Quality Control Program
Regularly evaluate emissions data and analyzer diagnostic parameters to minimize malfunctions and ensure data quality
Collaborate with facility & corporate personnel, contractors, and vendors to improve CEMS functionality & reliability, ensure successful stack testing, and resolve regulatory concerns
Coordinate the design, specification, procurement, installation, startup, and certification of new CEMS equipment and affiliated infrastructure
Work extended hours as necessary to address emergent workload including evenings, weekends, holidays and 24/7 phone availability for emergency calls
Support all Midwest generation facilities, as needed, to ensure CEMS work assignments, goals, and measures are achieved
Support and collaborate best practices with all Duke Energy Regions regarding equipment and maintenance programs
Travel as needed to meet the needs of other Duke Energy facilities and regions. Position may require up to 10% travel
Office and power plant locations with exposure to heat, cold, noise, dust and humidity
Must be able to climb ladders, lift up to 50 pounds, work on elevated stack platforms in all types of weather, and work outdoors around energized and operating machinery.
Company policy, in regard to safe work practices, must be fully understood and constantly practiced as a condition of employment
- Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Technology with a minimum of six (6) years of industry experience, OR an Associate’s degree in Engineering Technology with a minimum of eight (8) years of experience, OR a minimum of twelve (12) years of experience in lieu of a degree
Demonstrated expertise with CEMS equipment O&M and associated computer interfaces
Working knowledge of federal and state regulatory requirements applicable to CEMS at electric generating units, such as 40 CFR Part 60, Part 63, and Part 75
Instrumentation, controls, and/or network communications experience in an industrial setting.
Working knowledge of power plant operations and maintenance
Must be proficient with computer applications such as MS Word and Excel
Ability to manage multiple priorities and successfully complete each within specified timeframes
Ability to apply basic principles of project management
Ability to understand and address customer needs
Ability to function within a self-directed work environment and within a high involvement team setting
Ability to collaborate successfully with diverse groups working toward a common goal or objective
Good written and oral communication skills
Relocation Assistance Provided (as applicable)Yes
Visa Sponsored PositionNo
Posting Expiration Date
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
All job postings expire at 12:01 AM on the posting expiration date.
Please note that in order to be considered for this position, you must possess all of the basic/required qualifications.
We are one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, supplying and delivering electricity to approximately 7.4 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 52,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services serving more than 1.5 million customers in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and the Carolinas. Our commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.
Regardless of your skill set or specific interest, we're looking for the best and brightest talent in the industry. Our people make us great - and we're always looking for more. Find your career path today at Duke Energy, where it's more than a career - it's a chance to make a difference in people's lives.
Duke Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with the laws set forth in the Department of Labor EEO Poster and Supplement.