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Maintenance Supervisor - Power Plant

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH119929
  • Location: USA, New York, Manhattan
  • Sector: Gas, Utilities
  • Salary: US$110000 - US$111000 per annum
  • Date posted: 30/01/2018
This vacancy has now expired.
Steam Complex is looking to hire a Maintenance Supervisor. Bachelor's degree in technical area OR a HS Degree/GED plus a minimum of 5 years work experience in a utility environment is required. Must have work experience associated with welding applications, boiler and auxiliary equipment repair, pump and motor repair, pipe fitting, equipment assembly, and blue print reading. Candidate must have excellent leadership and communication skills along with the ability to work as part of a team. Knowledge of PC/Mainframe systems is preferred.


Possession of an Asbestos Supervisors license is a plus. If candidate does not possess license at time of selection, candidate must obtain license within one year of assignment.



The successful candidate will supervise union personnel in the area of Mechanical Maintenance. In addition, this person will also oversee the contractor custodial supervisor and administer the custodial contract. He/She will be responsible for the safety, productivity and quality workmanship of his/her assigned personnel, for all types of power plant maintenance. Additional duties include, but are not limited to: enforcing all contractual and local work rules, assigning personnel to jobs in accordance with the Weekly Work Schedule, performing administrative tasks in MAXIMO, working with the Planning Supervisor to improve work plans, working over time, weekends and night shifts when needed to cover emergencies, attend the daily management meeting to report job progress, be fully knowledgeable of work scopes and submit Work Permit Requests, control union and management lockers and coordinate the station parking program. The position will require good communications skills, organizational skills and working as a team with other organizations such as EH&S, Planning, Operations and Engineering. The efficient and proper handling of multiple assignments is essential for success in this position. Secondary responsibility is to provide supervision of additional mechanics or electricians to cover vacation periods or to cover open shifts in the event of forced station outages/de-rate


Directs the safe, environmentally compliant, efficient utilization of employees and materials in the repair and overhaul of power plant equipment such as boilers, turbines, generators, and auxiliaries. Plans and lays out work schedules, critical paths, and, procurement of materials and supplies for project and maintenance work. Determines priority of jobs being performed. Ensures compliance with operating orders and work permits



Must be physically able to work in a power plant environment with extreme heat conditions, noise, high elevations, and confined spaces. Must be able to work under conditions of high temperatures and at high elevations in the plant. Must be medically approved for respirator fit testing and use in a power plant environment. Position requires extensive walking, climbing, and standing. Must have a valid driver's license.

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