Mechanical Plant Trainee - GGNS
Date: Nov 21, 2022
Location: Port Gibson, Mississippi, United States
Posting End Date:
Work Place Flexibility: Onsite
At Entergy, we power life today and for future generations . With approximately 5,000 megawatts of nuclear capacity, Entergy has a proud history of producing nuclear clean air electricity.
Our nuclear safety culture is strong, and our performance record has proven us to be a clean, reliable, and affordable provider of electricity for our household customers in our utility areas of the southern U.S. and to our commercial customers in other parts of the country.
Entergy Nuclear is a business unit of Entergy Corporation that employs approximately 4,000 highly skilled and dedicated professionals. As a community partner, we are invested in the economic success of the towns, schools, and families we support in five states.
We invite you to learn more about Entergy Nuclear and the nuclear clean air energy that we supply for our nation.Entergy Nuclear Fact Sheet (https://www.entergy-nuclear.com/userfiles/docs/NuclearFactSheet.pdf)
Perform routine maintenance tasks and other maintenance multi skill activities which includes minor electrical, instrument and controls work/inspection/repair.
Primary skill is a Journeyman Machinist/Millwright capable of operating machine tool equipment which includes a bridgeport and lathe. Also responsible for performing large and small equipment alignment.
Welding may be required along with some other multi-skill activities. During unit outages, provide contractor management, quality control, cost management and schedule management.
Perform other maintenance multi skill activities which includes minor electrical, instrument and controls work/inspection/repair.
Identify, troubleshoot and diagnose equipment problems.
Applies understanding of power plant system, starting & stopping equipment, isolating & restoring equipment for maintenance and monitoring turbine generator and large pumps.
Ensures safety standards and practices are adhered to for the protection of personnel and equipment in accordance with Corporate, Environmental, Plant & OSHA policies, procedures & regulations.
Minimum education required of the position
- High school diploma or equivalent work experience.
Minimum experience required of the position
- 5 years power plant operations and/or maintenance experience.
Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Journeyman level Machinist/Millwright is primary skill (minimum 5 years, desired 10 years).
Understanding of the principles of mechanical/electronic tools, instruments, controls, measuring devices, gauges, mechanical equipment and piping systems.
Familiar with the principles of operation of steam boilers, turbine-generators, motors, pumps, heaters, water chemistry equipment and simple loop controls.
Understanding written & verbal communications, basic writing skills. Understand & operate a personal computer.
Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position
- Successful completion of the EEI MASS test.
WORKING CONDITIONS/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
- As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
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Job Function :Skilled / Craft
FLSA Status :Nonexempt
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code :MISSISSIPPI BARG - NUCLEAR-M02
Number of Openings :1
Req ID: 109587
Travel Percentage :Up to 25%
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Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
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As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
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