Production Supervisor - Power Plant

Date: Feb 22, 2019

Location: Sterlington, LA, US

Company: Entergy

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 28 active natural gas, coal, oil, hydroelectric and solar facilities with the capacity to generate more than 18,000 megawatts and is building nearly 3,000 megawatts of new natural gas generation to join its 30,000 megawatts of nuclear, natural gas, coal, oil, hydroelectric and solar facilities.

 

JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE:
Directs and supervises a team of operations/maintenance personnel in a cross-functional multi-craft, multi-skilled plant environment at a combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant. The position's primary responsibility is plant operations and responsiveness to start-up and dispatch requests as well as assign and direct operations/maintenance work on shift.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensures Safe work practices that comply with all OSHA and Entergy Safety Processes
  • Provides Compliance oversight relating to NERC and Environmental requirements
  • Provides direct supervision to hourly multi-craft employees during a rotating 12 hour shift
  • Ensures that all dispatch directives are met within operational guidelines during 12 hour rotating shift
  • Ensures all required maintenance is performed according to assigned shift schedule
  • Provides and supports budget/project development and cost control
  • Provides contract management/contractor oversight


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum education required of the position:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent work experience


Minimum experience required of the position:

  • 5 + years of Power Plant Operations/Maintenance experience
  • Desired:
    • Experience with CCGT, I&C as well as DCS Controls
    • Ability to operate and knowledge of Unit Control Board


Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position:

  • Should possess excellent oral, written and computer skills 
  • Ability to build strong team through leadership and interpersonal skills is a must


Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position:

  • None

 

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Primary Location: Louisiana-Sterlington
Job Function: Power Plant Operations
FLSA Status: Professional
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 85332
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement.

 

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.


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