Unit Operator (Large Steam Plant)

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This is a job posting from company – Alliant Energy

Employment TypeFull Time

Work Hours: 8

Salary: $20 To $30/An Hour

Location: Wisconsin, USA

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Job Responsibilities

  • Operates control equipment to obtain safe and economical operation of boilers, turbines and auxiliary equipment.
  • Operates switchboard to obtain safe and proper operation of plant and system electrical equipment.
  • Receives calls and executes orders from the Generation Dispatch Center; keeps a complete record of orders, operations and incidents.
  • Prepares logs and reports as required.
  • Informs the shift supervisor of any abnormal or unusual conditions that may occur.
  • Supervision of the Master Unit Operator when Shift Supervisors are not present.
  • Performs troubleshooting activities related to plant operating systems.
  • Keeps the control room neat and orderly.
  • Substitutes and routinely performs the duties of the Equipment Operator – Operations inside the plant.
  • Assists in the training of employees.
  • Performs maintenance work of ordinary nature when not operating.
  • Performs all work according to established procedures and safety practices.
  • Performs other duties which are similar, related, and incidental to the position.

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Bring YOUR energy to Alliant Energy!

At Alliant Energy, our purpose is to serve customers and build strong communities. We are passionate about powering beyond the market challenges of today, while powering what’s next in energy.

When our employees say “I am energy,” it means they take pride in the work we do when disaster strikes, as well as all the days in between. We reward our highly hardworking and dedicated teams and give them the support they need to ensure their safety, wellness and financial security for themselves and their families.

What sets us apart?

  • Competitive pay and an excellent benefits package
  • A dedication to career growth and development
  • A culture that elevates our core values of live safety, do the right thing, care for others, make things better, act for tomorrow, and think beyond – be bold.
  • The chance to create a positive impact on our local communities

The Edgewater Generating Station in Sheboygan, WI is currently seeking a Unit Operator (Large Steam Plant) to work at our Edgewater Generating Station located in Sheboygan, WI.

In this role you would be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of steam boilers, electric generating units, coal handling and auxiliary equipment.

This position has a rotating 12 hour shift (6:00am-6:00pm, then 6:00pm-6:00am) in a 5 week pattern.

This position is estimated to last until the retirement of the Plant, approximately 36 months. At the time of plant retirement, you will be eligible to apply for positions internally with the company.

Job Category

Power Plant Operations

Job Qualifications

Required Experience

  • Experience in power plant operations

Preferred Experience

  • Experience as an Equipment Operator-Operations

Other Requirements

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Possesses skills in reading, basic math and electricity and have mechanical aptitude.
  • Good theoretical knowledge of generating station systems and company electrical operating procedures
  • Able to remain calm during emergencies
  • Capable of quick accurate decisions and speed of execution
  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the job
  • Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse work group.

Applications will be accepted until a qualified pool of candidates is received.

It’s not just what we do; it’s how we do it.
Live Safety. Everyone. Always | Make Things Better | Care For Others | Do The Right Thing | Act For Tomorrow | Think Beyond. Be Bold

Alliant Energy is committed to and proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been crafted to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not crafted to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

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