|Fueled by a dedicated workforce, AMERESCO is the premier provider of energy efficiency and renewable technology solutions. From conservation to renewable energy generation, Ameresco employees have developed and implemented over $5 Billion in energy savings solutions that help our customers utilize clean and sustainable resources.
New opportunity for a Controls Technician/Power Plant Operator to join our Renewable Energy Team. Will provide plant commissioning and operations support for renewable power generation plant located in Chicopee, MA.
Provide operations group guidance and support with power plant equipment, instrumentation, and control systems commissioning, calibration, troubleshooting, repair, preventative maintenance
Monitor control and instrumentation electrical installation during plant construction phase
Assist with loop checks, troubleshoot field instrumentation, and complete plant operations testing during plant startup & commissioning phase
Participate in the development of plant operating procedures, guides, and documentation.
Provide on-site and remote training for plant operators and mechanics
Serve as vendor liaison for controls and instrumentation related calls, site visits, and training
Ensure compliance with company, industry, and regulatory safety standards and protocols
Perform other duties as required.
Minimum 3+ years' equipment operations experience using mechanical, electrical, instrument or control system skills.
High School, GED, technical training school, Associates Degree level graduate.
Minimum 3 years industrial plant construction, start-up, operations, troubleshooting experience
Renewable energy power plant engineering, construction, operations experience desirable
Basic plant control hardware and software system work experience (Allen-Bradley preferred)
Ability to interpret piping and instrumentation drawings and electrical prints
Demonstrated ability to work independently, take initiative, and complete assignments
Basic computer skills including e-mail and data entry using Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel
Ability to lift up to 75 lbs & transport equipment & tools in excess of 300 lbs.
Strong verbal, written, computer communication and organization skills
Valid Drivers' License issued by state of residence and in good standing
U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident status required
May be required to pass substance testing and/or security clearance investigation
May require flexibility for ‘on call’ support or varied schedule needs
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