Silver Bay Seafoods is currently looking for a Power House Lead Technician for our new False Pass, AK facility.
Power plant operators perform a wide variety of tasks to ensure optimal and safe operation of equipment that produces and distributes electrical power. They may operate control systems, monitor gauges and meters, perform routine checks, maintain equipment and start or stop Power Plant Operator makes periodic inspections of equipment and minor repairs to such equipment; perform preventive maintenance; take responsible charge of a watch, read meters, gauges, and other recording devices and log the data; keep records and write reports; as directed, inspect low pressure boilers in accordance with a unified inspection procedure and may operate a motor vehicle. Power Plant Maintenance and Repair: + Monitor power plant equipment and indicators to detect evidence of operating problems + Regulate equipment operations and conditions, such as water levels, based on instrument data or from computers + Make adjustments or minor repairs, such as tightening leaking gland and pipe joints + Record and compile operational data by completing and maintaining forms, logs, or reports + Receive outage calls and call in necessary personnel during power outages and emergencies + Prepares equipment malfunction reports, makes inspections and from observation, determines whether equipment is operating properly + Take regulatory action, based on readings from charts, meters and gauges, at established intervals + Start or stop generators, auxiliary pumping equipment, or other power plant equipment as necessary + Inspect records or log book entries or communicate with plant personnel to assess equipment operating status + Control or maintain auxiliary equipment, such as pumps, fans, compressors, condensers, feed water heaters, filters, or chlorinators, to supply water, fuel, lubricants, air, or auxiliary power + Clean, lubricate, or maintain equipment, such as pumps, or compressors, to prevent failure or deterioration + Open and close valves and switches in sequence to start or shut down auxiliary units.
Required Skills / Knowledge
four years of management and 2 yrs of field Diesel Generation equipment related experience and/or training; or a combination of experience and/or education preferred.