The Swing Operator Mechanic will provide safe and effective operation and maintenance of a Combustion Turbine (CT) power plant in Remington, Virginia at the ODEC Marsh Run Generation Facility.
Essential responsibilities include:
Startup and shutdown of plant systems, including the main Combustion Turbines.
Preventive and corrective maintenance, troubleshooting and monitoring of plant equipment.
Daily equipment inspections, water chemistry monitoring, and necessary measures to maintain plant availability and reliability, while strictly adhering to all Safety, NERC, and Environmental standards.
Become proficient in a craft discipline: electrical, mechanical, or instrumentation & controls.
Demonstrate proficiency in the operation of both GE 7FA and 7EA gas turbines upon completion of the Operator Qualification Program.
The Swing Operator Mechanic will cover operator shift vacancies at both the Marsh Run site and the Louisa Generation Facility in Gordonsville, Virginia as needed. This individual will normally work a 5-day, 8-hour per day, 40-hour work week except when assigned to a shift to fill an operator vacancy or assigned necessary overtime by the supervisor.
Qualified candidate will have a minimum 3 years’ experience in power plant operations, fundamentals, and processes. Equivalent military or industrial electrical or mechanical experience will be considered.
Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent
Travel details: Occasional travel to the ODEC Louisa Generation Facility
About Old Dominion Electric Cooperative
Incorporated in 1948, Old Dominion Electric Cooperative (ODEC) provides reliable, cost-effective, environmentally balanced, wholesale electric services to our 11 member distribution cooperatives in Virginia, Maryland and Delaware. Our core business is generating, purchasing and delivering electricity to our members. ODEC is a not-for-profit generation and transmission cooperative that operates for the benefit of our members, who are our owners.
Our corporate headquarters is located in Glen Allen, Virginia.