Southern Company Condition Based Maintenance Specialist (Plant Miller) in Quinton, Alabama
Condition Based Maintenance Specialist (Plant Miller)
Condition Based Maintenance Specialist (CBM Plant Miller)
This position will be filled at exempt level 4 or 5 based on the successful candidate's experience and knowledge.
This position will be expected to be primarily responsible for CBM Motor Diagnostics Technologies and to provide backup support in the other technologies. The successful candidate will be required to become certified in motor CBM Technologies and backup technology. They will assist the other specialists in their daily schedule. Candidate will be required to collect, integrate, analyze technical data on specific plant machinery or a plant system and recommend schedules for maintenance.
This position is required to work with plant team leaders, planners, system owners, equipment owners and the Southern Company Generation Routine Maintenance Group to put the best predictive maintenance technologies in place to ensure accurate assessment of component conditions. The candidates will make independent decisions on the course of action to take on machinery repair/replacement based on data collected and the analysis of that data along with other pertinent information. Effectively document all pertinent information, findings, and recommendations in the computer software.
JOB REQUIREMENTS :
Two-year technical degree preferred
Two years of prior motor maintenance, or similar experience in a plant environment required
Knowledge of power plant fundamentals, maintenance and operations.
Proficient in computer software
Proven interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work with a wide range of electronic field equipment and tools
Strong electrical background preferred
Strong organization and analytical skills
Self-starter who can work independently
Complete all qualification requirements, obtain CBM Motor Diagnostics and backup technology Certification, and maintain CBM Certification in accordance with Southern Company Generation Requirements
Regularly acquire data/samples on plant equipment; use Condition Based Maintenance technologies as well as other condition-indicators such as performance data, operator Rounds data, PM results and work order history to evaluate and diagnose maintenance needs
Implement/maintain data collection, trending, and diagnostics as specified in the applicable maintenance strategy documents”
Effectively utilize computer software to communicate, maintain, and review CBM Technology Examinations, maintenance recommendations, Equipment Assessments, case histories, and cost-benefit analysis
Guide Maintenance Strategy and provide Operational Guidance in the expertise area
Communicate with Plant Management; Corporate Management; Vendor Management; Peer Groups and Utility Experts concerning operation, maintenance repairs, replacement, modifications, improvements and schedules
Establish an ongoing relationship with key vendors; gather and analyze acceptance data on new/rebuilt equipment
Research to stay informed of latest PM technology developments; participate in CBM user groups, and communicate with other CBM personnel to share information and expertise
Alabama Power provides the valuable combination of competitive prices, reliable electricity supply and unparalleled service to 1.4 million homes, businesses and industries in the southern two-thirds of Alabama.
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is a leading energy company serving 9 million customers through its subsidiaries as of Jan. 1, 2019. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in three states, natural gas distribution companies in four states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America, a leading distributed energy infrastructure company, a fiber optics network and telecommunications services . Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices below the national average. For more than a century, we have been building the future of energy and developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, advanced carbon capture technologies, natural gas, renewables, energy efficiency and storage technology. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation and a low-carbon future, Southern Company and its subsidiaries develop the customized energy solutions our customers and communities require to drive growth and prosperity. Our uncompromising values ensure we put the needs of those we serve at the center of everything we do and govern our business to the benefit of our world. Our corporate culture and hiring practices have been recognized nationally by the U.S. Department of Defense, G.I. Jobs magazine, DiversityInc, Black Enterprise, Forbes and the Women's Choice Award. To learn more, visit www.southerncompany.com.
Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Job Field: Power Plant Operations & Maintenance
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Alabama-West Alabama-Quinton
Operating Company: Alabama Power Company
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): No
Miller Steam Plant - 4250 Porter Road SW (4250QUINTON)
4250 Porter Road SW
Req ID: APC2007061
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