Power Plant Tech - Moss Landing, CA

Employer: Vistra

Job Description:
***Perry grads encouraged to apply, regardless of experience***

If you have what it takes to become part of the Vistra family and would like to start a promising career with a global leader, take a look at the exciting employment opportunities that are currently available and apply online.

Job Summary
This position is responsible for the safe, environmentally compliant, and efficient operation of the Energy Storage facility. The facility is a 300 megawatt, 100 megawatt and soon to be an additional 350 megawatt Battery Storage plant, utilizing over 250,000 lithium batteries, power inverter, air handlers, HVAC and switchyard equipment. This position will provide day to day Operation/maintenance, troubleshooting, inspection, and repairs to the battery storage facility equipment. This is a 24/7, 12 hour rotating shift work.

Job Description

•Position includes operating, evaluating, maintaining, and repairing (low, medium, high voltage) breakers, switch gear, switch yards, motor control centers, AC & DC circuitry, electrical disconnect, transformers, lighting panels, HVAC UPS, batteries, charger, inverters and VFD’s.

•Evaluate, maintain, and repair electrical equipment & controls, relay protection schemes, electrical monitoring equipment, various operating gauges, instruments, PLC’s and alarms.

•Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair plant electronic, pneumatic systems, analyzers, facility computers, process control equipment and instrumentation.

•Perform trouble-shooting activities on all plant electrical equipment. Must be able to troubleshoot and diagnose problems in systems, read and interpret online diagrams, electrical protection scheme, P&IDs, equipment specifications, and vendor service manuals.

•Participate in major maintenance projects, including equipment overhauls and removal and replacement of major units and parts. Inspects and monitors work of third-party contractors during major equipment repair or installation.

Required Experience/Skills

•4-6 years’ experience as an Electrical, Instrument Tech, HAVC Tech, or telecommunications Tech or a 4 year degree in any of the associated fields.

•High school diploma or equivalent

•Must be able to frequently climb ladders; enter confined spaces; climb to and work from elevated platforms, ladders, and walkways at elevations of 80 feet and more; wear respirator.

•Perform other tasks as assigned.

•Must pass POSS/MASS aptitude test

This position can be filled at a level I, II, III or IV depending on experience level

Must pass POSS/MASS pre-employment test.

This position can be filled at a level I, II, III or IV depending on experience level

Job Family
Plant Operations

Vistra Corporate Services Company

Moss Landing, California

We are a company of people committed to: Exceeding Customer Expectations, Great People, Teamwork, Competitive Spirit and Effective Communication. If this describes you, then apply today!

If you currently work for Vistra or its subsidiaries, please apply via the internal career site.

It is the policy of the Company to comply with all employment laws and to afford equal employment opportunity to individuals in all aspects of employment, including in selection for job opportunities, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military service, protected veteran status, or any other consideration protected by federal, state or local laws.

Contact Person:
Location: Moss Landing, CA
Application Method: https://vst.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/vistra_careers/details/Power-Plant-Tech_40007666-1?locations=9dfb6f980c0e1000bf29253c2b130000
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on January 10, 2023

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