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about 1 month ago

This job is focused on work activities related to the generation of electricity across a portfolio of station assets using a variety of fuel types.

The successful candidate will be a team player, flexible and a self-starter with good problem-solving skills . They should be able to demonstrable the ability to lead as required , communicate and relate effectively with staff at all levels in the organisation.

Key Responsibilities

The key responsibilities include the following:

      Planning of outages on the main Combined Cycle Gas Turbine plant and Open Cycle Gas Turbine plant and other major items of plant.
    • Development of contingency plans associated with the above
    • Review of contracts, programmes, project and commercial documentation associated with outages
    • Ensuring plans meet safety, environmental, technical , and commercial targets
    • Progress and reporting on all planned and unplanned outages
    • Co-ordination of day-to-day maintenance planning activities .
    • Manage and develop site based computerised maintenance management systems to suit business and plant needs
    • Managing site specific projects that have defined time or functional start and end criteria. These may include CAPEX projects , plant investigations, technical and commercial project assignments, audits etc .
    • Develop and test site Business Continuity Plans
    • Develop procedures and plans in the above areas to support the stations ISO quality standards
    • Coordinate the preparation of monthly reports, business reviews and associated follow up actions .

Knowledge, Skills and Experience


    • Experience in a power plant or similar process industry in a commercial environment is considered essential.
    • It is expected that the incumbent would have good interpersonal skill and have the ability to manage and lead projects, coordinate activities, chair meetings, and manage unplanned changes.
    • The incumbent would be expected to prepare reports to suit recipients at different levels of the organisation and make presentations as required .


    Working experience in the use, development and management of planning software and computerised maintenance management systems would be an advantage.


  • It is desirable that the incumbent has 3rd level qualification in engineering or a related technical/science based subject.


This position is based in Aghada Station, Cork.

If you feel the above criteria applies to you, please do not hesitate to apply.