Operations and Maintenance Technician (I&C)

  • Job Tracking ID: 512238-663577
  • Job Location: Waldorf, MD
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: January 03, 2019
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

The Purpose of the Job

Operations and Maintenance Technician who will be responsible for the Instrumentation and Controls of the facility, while utilizing operations skills. Selected candidate(s) will be placed in either a single skill position (pending training completion for multi-skill) or directly into a multi-skilled position based upon prior experience. Individuals who have demonstrated experience in the multi-skills that are needed at power plants are preferred.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintenance of a combined cycle power plant to include troubleshooting, calibrating, repairing, tuning, and replacing sophisticated I&C equipment and components.
  • Troubleshoot and correcting electrical maintenance problems, including switch gear, motors, breakers and plant wiring.
  • Troubleshoot and correct mechanical problems which include combustion turbines, steam turbines, pumps, compressors, valves and various rotating equipment.
  • Provides coverage when necessary to fellow OMT’s.
  • Promotes and works with others in a team environment.
  • Maintain the plant Distributed Control System and related equipment.
  • Complete required operations/maintenance training and qualification programs.
  • Must make expeditious appropriate decision to non-routine plant operating situations.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Experience and Skills:


  • 3 - 5 + years related experience required working in a power plant environment or relevant military experience.
  • Should be familiar with the usage of high-tech electronic test equipment and other precision test instruments to be used in identifying problems.
  • Completion of extensive technical training in I&C work is required.
  • Demonstrates full knowledge and proficiency in the operation and maintenance of a combustion turbine generating station, including balance-of-plant equipment.
  • Specific experience with GE 7FA combustion turbines preferred.
  • Understanding of MARK VIe control systems preferred.
  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Good decision-making skills.
  • Demonstrated planning and organizational skills.
  • Capability to multi-task and prioritize work.
  • Ability to handle constantly changing and emerging work priorities and schedules. Ability to work effectively with other team members.
  • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to interact with various personality types desired. Good computer skills including Microsoft Office and other computer-based productivity tools. Demonstrates decision making abilities, long term developmental capabilities and networking skills.
  • Physical requirements include lifting 40 to 75 pounds, walking, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, pushing, pulling, etc. Work may be performed around rotating equipment and highly energized and/or pressurized systems.