Supervisor, Production - Power Generation

Date: Aug 4, 2022

Location: Sterlington, Louisiana, United States

Company: Entergy

Posting End Date:  

Work Place Flexibility: Onsite 

 

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 splitting atoms, harnessing sunlight, and using abundant, clean and efficient natural gas. We are leading the clean energy transformation for the utility industry and continue to explore alternative technologies.

 

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, cleaner, and 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. We’ve committed over the next three decades to reduce our carbon emissions from our operations to net-zero by 2050.  

 

Entergy’s Power Generation group operates a fleet of more than 30 owned, leased, or operated natural gas, coal, oil hydro, solar and petroleum coke plants, with a total engineering capacity exceeding 20,000 megawatts. Entergy continues to build or acquire megawatts from new hydrogen capable natural gas units, solar, wind and other technologies complement its existing 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:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent work experience. 

 

Minimum Experience:

  • 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:

  • 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.:

  • None

 

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Primary Location: Louisiana-Sterlington
Job Function: Professional
FLSA Status: Professional
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 107936
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.

 

Please note: Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition to employment in this position. Entergy will not sponsor candidates for work visas for this position.


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