Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 12:01 PM
CPS Energy is wholeheartedly committed to doing what is in the best interest of our community, our customers and our environment. As a leader in the utility industry, we offer best in class reliability; offer some of the lowest rates in the nation; are the number one wind energy buyer among the nation's municipally owned utilities; and are number one in Texas for solar generation. We continue to bring leading:edge technology, educational investments and economic development to our community. Additionally, our generous team members each year volunteer thousands of hours to assist local charities and mentor students, and contribute to our community's annual United Way campaign.
Our diverse and dynamic team members are key to the success of these efforts and to our company in general : from our financial analysts to IT technicians, to our transmission line workers and engineers. To attract and ensure the success of team members, CPS Energy offers talent development opportunities, in:house training and an exceptional benefits package.
Posting dates: 7/5/2017 : 7/14/2017 and 9/1/2017 : 9/15/2017
The O and M Technician operates, performs regular preventive maintenance, troubleshoots, tests, and makes rounds taking regular readings on all power plant equipment and systems. Provides safety and environmental stewardship. Ensures compliance with all applicable Federal and State regulations and plant procedures. Keeps all equipment in optimum operating condition. Develops and participates in continuous improvement of operating procedures for plant equipment to ensure consistent and safe operation. Valuable non:core level skills in the area of administrative, mechanical, instrumentation and control, and/or electrical maintenance skills are also required.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Operates, performs regular preventive maintenance, troubleshoots, tests and makes rounds taking regular readings as required to maximize asset value.
Participates in operator training and continuing training.
Manages preventive maintenance tasks and records preventive maintenance activities.
Trains and develops other employees in performing preventive maintenance and routine equipment service activities. Practices situational leadership, safety and environmental stewardship.
Leads equipment or system problem identification and recommends solutions. Develops operating procedures for plant equipment to ensure consistent and safe operation.
Ensures that appropriate safety procedures are followed.
Performs other duties as directed.
Complete other tasks as required by the O and M Manager.
Dependable, reliable and predictable attendance is required.
Must possess a valid, in:state motor vehicle operator's license at all times.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
:High school diploma or GED.
:Strong aptitude in math, mechanical/electrical ability and production control
:Valid TX Driver's License with a favorable driving record
:Proficient in Microsoft Office Package, including word processing, spreadsheets, electronic mail and scheduling.
:Prior power plant experience preferred
Position requires extended working hours and varied shifts with weekend and holiday work, as required by schedules, work load and plant conditions. On call status will periodically be required.
All employees will participate in the Fitness for Duty Program. This program includes a pre:employment physical examination and drug screening; and random drug screening during employment. Extensive smoking restrictions exist in and around the facility.
CPS Energy does not discriminate against applicants or employees. CPS Energy is committed to providing equal opportunity in all of its empl
• Location: San Antonio
• Post ID: 30888287 sanantonio