Geothermal & Solar Maintenance Technician

Enel X

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Fallon, NV

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Who We Are

Enel is a globally recognized leader in sustainable energy and is consistently named one of Fortune Magazine’s “Companies that are Changing the World.” It is also one of the largest and most trusted energy companies in the world, serving around 70 million customers in more than 30 countries across 5 continents. The Enel Group vision is about Open Power. Open Power means opening energy access to more people; opening the world of energy to new technologies; opening new ways for people to manage energy; opening new uses of energy; and opening more partnerships. These are ambitious goals and we are pursuing them with the passion of more than 65,000 people whose brilliant work is based on our values of Responsibility, Innovation, Trust and Proactivity. At Enel North America, our businesses are leading the energy transition, creating the sustainable energy solutions of the future to help individuals, businesses and communities change energy into lasting value.

The Opportunity:

The Geothermal & Solar Maintenance Technician is responsible for the inspection, repair, testing, and adjusting of mechanical equipment and systems in a power plant. They review manuals and schematic diagrams to determine the tasks, tools, equipment and parts needed. Responsible for the safe and effective local operation of the power plant equipment. A Maintenance Technician will typically be a strong troubleshooter when troubleshooting faults. With Interaction in and around mechanical plant equipment, they will perform planned maintenance activities while assisting other Technician in major equipment repair or overhaul as a member of a work team, made up of co-workers, helpers, both internal and external resources. They will perform preventative, predictive, and scheduled maintenance activities for plant equipment on their own.

What You'll Do at Enel:

  • Strict adherence to all EGPNA safety and environmental policies and procedures.
  • Leads and mentors in testing, maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing power plant related mechanical equipment.
  • Ensures predictive and reliability based maintenance activities are completed on time to optimize plant output
  • Gains technical information from schematics, vendor information, and applicable codes.
  • Operates precision maintenance tooling as required.
  • Operates vibration monitoring equipment in and around moving mechanical equipment, within safety parameters
  • Operate and detect ultrasonic frequency in and around moving mechanical equipment, within safety parameters.
  • Responsible for safe and efficient operation of machining and welding equipment in the work shop.
  • Responsible for housekeeping of all areas in the power plant.
  • Maintains inventory on necessary materials, including responsibility for inventory of tools.
  • Works with the Site Manager and Planning Department to plan and coordinate safe performance of plant related maintenance.
  • Initiate reports and generates maintenance records associated with the mechanical systems for the plants as needed.
  • Documents all work and reports as necessary in SAP PM.
  • Coordination of maintenance activities with other technicians under the direction of the Site Manager and Planning Department.
  • Ability to operate independently, safely, and efficiently to maximize power generation and availability, with minimal supervision.
  • Mentors Lower Level Technicians.
  • Initiates JHAs, PTWs, and LOTOs for maintenance activities.
  • Completes other assignments as assigned by Site Manager or Regional Manager. Coverage of site local operations and maintenance for assigned power plants.
  • Travel to all sites to perform preventative, reactive, and predictive maintenance activities as directed by Site Manager or Regional Manager.
  • Provide after-hours and weekend availability as needed to be dispatched to sites requiring immediate attention.
  • Will support regional Geo/Solar Maintenance activities as needed 
  • Required to qualify through a Plant Technology specific training Program.

What You've Accomplished:

  • Associates degree or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years of related power generation or industrial maintenance experience.
  • Must have a strong aptitude towards safety.
  • Ability to prioritize workload to meet deadlines.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • Welding and fabrication skills a plus.
  • Ability to read detailed drawings and equipment blue prints.
  • Willingness to stay late, and, or start early. To ensure all work is complete.
  • Must be detail oriented and organized.
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment and qualify to operate Heavy Machinery, i.e. Forklift, Manlift, Boom Truck, Water Truck. Ability to acquire a CDL driver’s license.
  • The ability to use all required PPE required for the position.
  • Working knowledge of computer programs such as Microsoft office.
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills required.
  • Availability for daily regional travel to job sites as needed
  • A valid driver’s license operable in all 50 states and Canada and a clean driving record. A clean driving records means:
  • In the last 3 years, no driving-related suspension, revocation or cancellation, no disqualifying offenses, no more than 2 moving violations and no reckless driving incidents.
  • In the last 5 years, no major driving offenses including DUI/DWI, refusal to test, leaving the scene, driving a commercial vehicle without a CDL, or at-fault fatal accident.
  • The use of PPE is required and must be consistently used in accordance with EGPNA, NFPA, or OSHA guidelines.

What Enel Offers You:

• A rapidly growing yet well-established business, • Ability to work with employees from many different cultures and backgrounds., • Benefits and rewards that support the life and well-being of you and your family., • One of the world’s most recognizable and respected brands in the energy industry that believes by working together we can create a new energy era in which the world can become more sustainable., • Opportunity to grow and develop your career with the support and mentorship of senior leaders., • Various forms of flexibility to help you integrate your life with your professional commitments.

Notice to Recruiters & Staffing Agencies

Enel North America has an internal talent acquisition department and designated career site for individuals looking to join our team. Enel North America will not accept unsolicited resumes from any external recruiters, staffing firms, search agencies or any fee-based referrals. Any unsolicited resumes sent to directly to Enel North America, in any capacity will be considered property of Enel North America. This policy is applicable to all Enel North America locations and will be the responsibility of third parties and vendors to understand this policy. Enel North America will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.