Xcel Energy Careers – Plant Specialist

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Job Description:

Operates and performs maintenance on equipment and directs/trains others in performing these activities. Monitors and records operating conditions of equipment. Recognizes abnormal equipment operation and initiates trouble reports. Work will include an 12 hour shifts, rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, and requires overtime.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Must have successfully passed the Edison Electric Institute Power Plant Maintenance and Plant Operator selection exams
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Applicant is required to successfully pass the Xcel Energy screening requirements, which include a drug test and security clearance
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Prefer previous experience as an operator in a power plant and familiarity with power generation, but not required
  • Prefer post secondary technical training in a related area
  • May have to drive off site to assist other plants, which may include using personal vehicle. Personal vehicle mileage will be reimbursed

Job Requirements:

  • Will be required to perform duties when necessary from scaffolds and catwalks in high and confined spaces
  • Must be able to work overtime and various shifts as required
  • Must be qualified to wear all required PPE (including respirator qualified)
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds safely
  • Works around energized, rotating, vibrating, & automatic start equipment; confined spaces; heights; ladders & scaffolding; noise levels requiring hearing protection; presence of dust requiring use of respiratory protection
  • Environmental Exposure
  • Work in inclement weather
  • Outdoor work on uneven & wet surfaces, with temperatures ranging from -20 to above 100 degrees F

Job Details:

Company: Xcel Energy

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Keenesburg, CO, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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