Control Room Op - Keys Energy Ctr

Location: Brandywine, Maryland US


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Job Number: 268

External Description: Requisition ID: 58647

Job Function/Category: Craftworkers

Employment Type: Non-Exempt Full Time

This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey. PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy.

Control Room Operator - Keys Energy Ctr

This position will be responsible for:

Plant Operations:

•Gas and Steam Turbine and Generator Start Up, Base Load Operation and Shutdown ◦Operating control boards through DCS HMI for safe operation of all plant components

•Utilize the DCS platform to investigate plant issues to determine failure modes in plant logic diagrams

•Ensuring compliance with Environmental Regulations ◦Proper Operations of the Water Plant

•Ensuring an adequate supply of Chemicals and Gases to support plant Operations

•Directing plant and emergency activities during periods when plant management is not on site

•Fulfilling OEM reporting requirements

•Making necessary operating decisions with guidance from the Operations Management to maximize operating profit margins considering Market conditions and Plant equipment capability

•Accurately and Comprehensively Documenting Plant Operating Events ◦Responsible for outside logs being taken on all running equipment when assigned as Outside Operator, or by the associate assigned to Outside Operator duty.

•Review of Operator Log Sheets and subsequent corrective action planning and communication to Operations Management .

Shift Scheduling and Training

•Ensuring adequate Shift staffing and scheduling and if necessary, communicate needs to Management.

•Training of Operators

•Review and Improvement of Plant Operations Procedures

Plant Safety

•Adherence to Proper Safety Procedures during Operations and Maintenance activities including LOTO, Hazardous Work and Hazardous Work Permitting.

Maintenance Activities

•Coordinating the Availability of Plant Equipment for Maintenance Outages and Operating Schedules

•Ensuring Shift Operations and Maintenance PMs are performed

•Perform Preventive Maintenance tasks.

•Communicating Equipment Repair needs to Maintenance and Operations Management

•Performing Sampling Actions to maintain Proper Plant Chemistry, review and initiate corrective actions needed

•Performing Troubleshooting and repair of various plant components including but not limited to pumps, motors, valves, transmitters, sensors, DCS components

Communications and Interface

•Communicating Operations and Maintenance activities during shift changes

•Communicating changes in operations procedures to other shift's management staff

•Communicate with outside agencies, internal and external clients. This includes communications regarding the operations of the generating units with ESOC and the ER&T Trading Floor

Job Requirements:

•High school diploma or GED
•2 years of Combined Cycle Power Plant or Simple Cycle Power Plant experience.
•Must have successfully completed the POSS/MOSS pre-employment tests*
•Maryland Grade 1 Stationary Engineer License
• 4 Years of Experience in Industrial Operations except those qualified through the PSEG Energy Career Program
•Strong PC Skills in Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Access, Word)

•Must be willing to work overtime, and be available for emergencies and outage maintenance.

•Must be willing to work a rotating 12-hour shift.

•Must have good communications skills (verbal and written), with the ability to communicate work instructions to co-workers and fill out work permits.

Desired Skills:

•2 years of Control Room Operator experience.
•Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) experience.
•Combined Cycle Fundamentals Certificate.
•Power Plant experience.
•Engineering Background through College or Military Training
•Water Chemistry Experience.

RSRPSEGAs an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.

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Business needs may cause PSEG to cancel or delay filling position at any time during the selection process.

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Job Number: 58647

Community / Marketing Title: Control Room Op - Keys Energy Ctr

Location_formattedLocationLong: Brandywine, Maryland US