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08/15/2015


Power Plant 3rd Class Engineer

Job Description:

Incumbents of positions in this series operate, maintain and/or repair high pressure boilers and auxiliary machinery and equipment; clean machinery and equipment; respond to emergencies or equipment breakdowns; maintain adequate supply of fuel; and perform related work as required. 
The basic purpose of this work is to ensure that the power plant facility is operated and maintained safely and efficiently. 
1. Checks, inspects and monitors various types of machinery, equipment and systems such as steam traps, heat control panels, safety valves and gauges, high and low water converters and/or steam reducing stations, gas systems, hot water preheat or oil jackets; various types of generators such as diesel, steam and turbine; various types of pumps and water pumping stations; pneumatic temperature and pressure control systems; electrical systems; steam and water lines and systems; refrigeration systems; air conditioning and ventilating systems; and motor bearings, boiler fires, air compressors, smoke stack emissions, coiling oil tanks and chemical tank levels, etc., to ensure that assigned plant facility is operated in a safe, efficient and pollution-free manner 
2. Repairs, overhauls and maintains machinery and equipment by replacing turbines, boilers, burners, motors, pumps and compressors.; by using pipe threaders and other machine shop equipment; by turning over auxiliary equipment as needed; by repairing and overhauling pipes, valves, gauges, etc.; by cleaning or replacing filters; by lubricating equipment; by cleaning boiler plant and some painting; and by making minor electrical or plumbing repairs to keep equipment operating efficiently and to prevent breakdowns. 
3. Record data and maintain logs on such matters as temperatures, fuel consumption, steam usage including State mandated operators log books. Performs minor repairs and/or adjust power plant and related auxiliary equipment using hand tools in order to ensure proper and safe operation. 
4. Cleans and maintains work areas including lavatory, plant machinery and equipment, such as suction and discharge oil strainers, burners, boilers and pumps to ensure the safety and efficiency of plant operations. Maintains boiler room related equipment and areas by painting as needed.
 

Job Requirements:   

• Possession of a Third Class or higher Stationary Engineer's license based on standards established by the Massachusetts Department of Public Safety and pursuant to Chapter 146 of the Massachusetts General Laws 
• Shift work as required 
• Knowledge of the principles of operation of industrial type heating systems 
• Knowledge of the types and uses of industrial type heating systems 
• Knowledge of the principles of pneumatics as applied to heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems.
• Knowledge of the types and uses of pneumatic controls used in power plant operations 
• Knowledge of calibration and/or adjustment techniques as applied to pneumatic control systems 
• Knowledge of the fundamentals of electrical practice 
• Knowledge of the types and uses of precision measuring equipment used in a power plant such as manometers, voltmeters, anemoneters, tachometers, etc. 
• Knowledge of the types and uses of pumps used in water and fuel systems 
• Knowledge of the methods and techniques of pipefitting 
• Knowledge of the types, uses and principles of operation of industrial type ventilation systems 
• Knowledge of the principles of operation of industrial type air conditioning systems 
• Knowledge of the principles of operation of internal combustion engines 
• Knowledge of the types and uses of chemicals used in water treatment 
• Knowledge of the safety practices and procedures followed in power plants 
• Knowledge of the types and uses of high- and low-pressure boilers 
• Knowledge of the types and uses of steam plant accessory equipment, such as throttle valves, super heaters, back-pressure valves, feed-water regulators, etc. 
• Knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques used in firing and operating high- or low-pressure coal or oil-fired boilers and their auxiliary equipment 
• Ability to distinguish colors 
• The ability to work effectively with diverse groups 
• Knowledge of the proper methods for storing and handling fuels 
• Skill in using hand power tools such as drills, electric saws, etc. 
• Skill in using small hand tools such as wrenches, pliers, screwdrivers, hacksaws and pipethreaders 

To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three professional references at 

https://jobs.uml.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1439644265235

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications is received. 
The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.


08/03/2015


Lifoam Industries

2nd Class Fireman

Job Description:

Operate or maintain stationary engines, boilers, or other mechanical equipment to provide utilities for buildings or industrial processes. Operate equipment, such as steam engines, generators, motors, turbines, and steam boilers.

Job Requirements:   

Must maintain a State 2nd Class Fireman's License.

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Email mail resume to:  kmahaffey@lifoam.com

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08/07/2015


 

NAES Corporation


O&M Technician - Millennium Power (#15-0199)

Job Description:

NAES is among the world's leading providers of comprehensive services to the energy industry. For over 30 years, NAES has specialized in providing services centered on safe, reliable and cost-effective performance including operations and maintenance; engineering & technical services; and maintenance and construction.
The Millennium Power Facility, located in Charlton, Massachusetts, is a 360 MW combined cycle electricity generation facility. The facility consists of one Siemens Westinghouse 501G combustion turbine and steam turbine generator.

Job Requirements:   

The O&M Technician is responsible for monitoring the status of all plant systems on a continuous basis. Responds to alarms by taking appropriate corrective actions and executes plant shut-down and start-up procedures as required. Assures that the plant meets its generating requirements while operating in a safe and efficient manner.
PRIMARY FUNCTIONS
Perform station shift operations including startup and shutdown of equipment. Complies with all site safety requirements and procedures, maintains shift operating logs and records and performs routine chemical testing, reads and records all gauges, assists in developing standard procedures for operations and maintenance, performs electrical and mechanical inspections, troubleshooting, and maintenance tasks under direction of O&M Management as assigned. Becomes lead system representative on assigned systems, and displays routine proficiency improvements toward becoming qualified as a Lead Operations and Maintenance Technician. 
Report upset conditions or other anomalies in plant status to the Superintendent or Lead O&M Technician.
Operate control panels to regulate the load on the HRSG and turbines and to maintain proper steam temperature and pressure, feed water and fuel supply and efficient combustion conditions.
Perform emergency operations to maintain electric service and safeguard station equipment.
Complete other tasks as requested by the Superintendent.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
HS diploma or equivalent required
5 years of power plant experience in operations and/or maintenance
Ability to complete site-specific qualification program
Knowledge of and experience in at least 4 of the following skills: pipefitting, welding, machining, rigging, rotating machine repair, fabrication, machine alignment, basic vibration analysis, and using electrical equipment
Experience with gas turbine combined cycle operations preferred
Knowledge of power plant mechanical and electrical equipment as well as safety policies and procedures, especially in the areas of high-energy systems, chemical handling, heavy equipment, rotating machinery, confined spaces, incipient fire suppression, and first aid
Ability to locate, troubleshoot and adjust defects in mechanical equipment and/or maintain, install, modify and troubleshoot plant electrical systems and equipment (even while on-line) without “tripping” equipment with supervision, if necessary
NAES offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package (including retirement) and promotional opportunities.
It is the practice of NAES Corporation to seek employees of the highest quality and to select the individuals on the basis of merit and competence, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, military status or affiliation protected under USERRA, or any other basis of discrimination prohibited by applicable local, state and federal law.

Candidate Requirements:

Minimum Massachusetts 2nd Class Fireman Operating License required

Email mail resume to: kristi.hearn@naes.com


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