Power Plant Control Room Operator /Second Class Engineer - Mystic 7 - (210451)Description
Responsible for the safe and efficient operational activities for the Mystic 7 generating facility. The facility is a nominal 565 MW oil/natural gas fueled facility. Featuring 1 - CE Controlled Circulation Boiler @ 4,200,000 lbs/hr, 1 G.E. Tandem Compound Double Flow Turbine-Generator, 1 - Auxiliary Package Boiler and 1 - 12 MW Rolls Royce Avon Simple Cycle Gas Turbine.
Specific responsibilities and duties include:
Under general supervision, operates boilers and turbines and their respective auxiliaries and performs all functions of an operating nature required for the safe and efficient operation of said boilers turbines and auxiliaries; is responsible for red tagging and observing and reporting to the Shift Manager upon the activities and work performed by maintenance men, employees of other departments and other companies in and around that part if steam-electric stations under the jurisdiction of the Steam Section.
Ability to work indoors and outdoors on rotating shifts. Must possess keen faculty of observation, good eyesight, hearing and sense of smell and be capable of using these senses to detect abnormalities in the operation of equipment by sight, sound and smell.
Knowledge and Experience:
Must have had at least four (4) years’ experience in the lower rating of progression or the equivalent experience gained elsewhere.
Must possess a Massachusetts Second Class Engineer’s License.
Must have an advanced understanding of the fundamental principles involved in steam-electric generation; must have a knowledge of the operation and functions of turbo-generator units and their auxiliaries and their relationship to the operation of the plant; must be able to diagnose trouble, exercise independent judgment and make quick and correct decisions during normal and abnormal periods; must be able to direct the activities of others and be able to receive, interpret and transmit orders and instructions.