Supervises technicians as they perform high-voltage (415 volt to 11 kV) electrical work involving the installation, operation, maintenance, repair and testing of high voltage electrical power generation and distribution systems to include facilities and related systems, transformers, generators, switchgears, metering and control systems, equipment, machinery and power tools to within acceptable national (NEC) and local (MEW) codes, safety rules and electrical standards. Ensures personnel exhibit superior workmanship and focus on a quality product. Follows the Performance Work Statement (PWS), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and other directives when ensuring tasks are accomplished. Ensures personnel complete all tasks in accordance with the local Environmental, Safety and Health directives. Verifies actual hours worked by personnel against work performed to reduce manpower expenditure. Provides leadership and mentors junior personnel to develop appropriate skillsets. Addresses customer concerns in a prompt, professional and courteous manner. Uses provided Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to correctly input data related to maintenance work orders, preventative maintenance inspections, and emergency/urgent customer requests. Ensures personnel correctly capture data on maintenance work orders and preventative maintenance inspection forms for upload into Maximo.
MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:
Supervises various trades and skill levels in performance of assigned tasks
Accountable for, and ensures a safe and effective operation of the power plant facility
Establishes a proactive maintenance program per NEC and manufacturer’s recommendations, specifications to reduce/eliminate unscheduled outages
Uses a CMMS database to track work orders, request material and update work order statuses as needed
Analyzes equipment data and trends; along with team members input, formulates maintenance program procedures
Coordinates the installation, maintenance and repair of all electrical, generator, transformer, switchgear, power grid, substation and load center equipment
Prepares estimates of time, labor and material requirements for various projects
Develops plans, prepares and execute schedules for preventative maintenance and routine testing of high-voltage distribution system components
Serves as the subject matter expert, works with technicians as they test circuits, power grids, transformers, switchgear and controls demonstrating the proper use of meters, high-voltage testers, meggers and similar testing equipment to measure the integrity of electrical components and detect faults, hazards and the need for adjustments, relocation and or replacement
Performs other duties as assigned.
MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:
A basic set of hand and power tools used on the job
Test sets and other generator/power plant maintenance related tools/test equipment
Repair parts used on various types and sizes of generators and Power Plant equipment