Purpose of Job
Under the general direction of the O&M Supervisor, the Maintenance Mechanic Technician will perform maintenance, repairs and modifications to the plants rotating equipment, associated devices and other power plant equipment. The Maintenance Mechanic Technician will provide expertise to maintenance and operations personnel in the operation and maintenance of these same systems.
- Tests, maintains and/or troubleshoots (with appropriate test equipment) rotating equipment and associated devices utilizing schematics, vendor manuals and procedures.
- Provides accurate detailed work history for reporting, data inputting and archiving.
- Evaluates and recommends equipment and techniques to cost effectively improve plant and maintenance department reliability//efficiency.
- Participates in the development of standard operating procedures for routine functions and provide training to other technicians.
- Participates in the development of preventive and predictive maintenance procedures for maintaining system hardware.
- Responsible for the safe operation of company owned vehicles.
- Participates in a rotating night/weekend call-out program & periodically works scheduled and unscheduled night and weekend assignments.
- Periodically work in adverse conditions such as rainy, hot/humid and cold weather conditions.
- Other duties as directed by Supervision.
- Participates in and implements safety programs to minimize personnel injury and property loss.
- Participate and complete the Maintenance Qualification Program requirements.
- Works occasionally on assignments at facilities other than their own, including outside of the Lea County area.
- The Maintenance Mechanic Technician may be called upon to direct contract labor or coordinate plant maintenance personnel during specific maintenance outage situations. Additionally, the Maintenance Mechanic Technician may be asked to act as a group leader for coordination and communication of specific outage activities.