Production Technician III

Fairless Hills, Pennsylvania
02 Oct 2016
30 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Primary Purpose of Position
This position will be within the Operations Team and report to an Operations Foreman. This position operates, monitors, trouble shoots and maintains all equipment necessary to generate electricity.

Primary Duties and Accountabilities
  1. Operates monitors and maintains turbines, generators, pumps, scrubber plants, industrial wastewater treatment plants, boilers, motors, combustion turbines and associated auxiliary equipment.
  2. Operates various repair/test equipment.
  3. Performs all work during an assigned shift in a safe, continuous and efficient manner while maintaining environmental and housekeeping standards within federal, state and local guidelines. Performs work per Work Management processes and ensures safety using equipment Tag out process.
  4. Adheres to the conduct of operations and operations fundamentals.
  5. Available for rotating shift work and overtime as required.
  6. Perform work on lube schedule.
  7. Perform any other duties as assigned in accordance with Article 5.12 of the CBA.
Position Scope
  • Position reports to Shift Foreman
  • The incumbent in this position must be able to communicate across all levels of the organization. The level III Operator must have previously passed the level I and level II Operator testing requirements plus pass the level III qualifications testing before moving into this role. The level III Operator's electrical blocking knowledge must have continued to increase.

Position Specifications
  1. Associates Degree in Power Plant Technology, Engineering Technology, or Electronics OR
  2. HS Diploma with minimum of 18 months of trade or technical training in Power Plant Technology
  3. Successfully complete the training requirements and time in job requirements for the position including previously passing the POSS test
  4. Availability for rotating shift work and overtime as required in accordance with Article 5.8 of the CBA
  5. Good oral and written communication skills
  6. Basic computer skills
  7. Understanding of power plant prints
  8. Valid driver's license and access to an insured vehicle
  9. Ability to work in a power plant environment that includes climbing and walking long distances
  10. Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds