Entergy Production Supervisor - Power Generation Plant in Westwego, Louisiana
Date: May 21, 2020
Location: Westwego, Louisiana, United States
At Entergy, we’ve been planning for the future for more than 100 years. We’ve experienced a lot of change, generating power first from sawdust to now splitting atoms, harnessing sunlight and using abundant, clean and efficient natural gas.
We are on the verge of a monumental technology convergence, where reality swiftly catches up to possibility. The utility of the future does much more than keep the lights on and the gas flowing. It’s knowledgeable and skillful workforce will solve challenges and fuel a brighter, smarter, more prosperous future for everyone.
Having the lowest retail electricity rates of any utility in the United States drives economic growth within Entergy’s region, a key ingredient to sustained growth for any utility. We also believe a diverse workforce committed to personal and professional growth is critical to our success. We place a high priority on developing talent to meet current and future needs, giving employees opportunities to grow their careers their way.
Entergy’s Power Generation group operates a fleet of more than 30 owned, leased, or operated natural gas, coal, oil hydro and petroleum coke plants, with total engineering capacity of over 18,500 megawatts and is building or acquiring more than 3,000 megawatts of new natural gas generation to join its 30,000 megawatts of nuclear, natural gas, coal, oil, hydroelectric and solar facilities.
Directs and supervises a team of operations/maintenance personnel in a cross-functional multi-craft, multi-skilled plant environment at a combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant. The position's primary responsibility is plant operations and responsiveness to start-up and dispatch requests as well as assign and direct operations/maintenance work on shift.
Ensures Safe work practices that comply with all OSHA and Entergy Safety Processes
Provides Compliance oversight relating to NERC and Environmental requirements
Provides direct supervision to hourly multi-craft employees during a rotating 12 hour shift
Ensures that all dispatch directives are met within operational guidelines during 12 hour rotating shift
Ensures all required maintenance is performed according to assigned shift schedule
Provides and supports budget/project development and cost control
Provides contract management/contractor oversight
Minimum education required of the position
- High school diploma, GED, or equivalent work experience
Minimum experience required of the position
5+ years of Power Plant Operations/Maintenance Experience
Experience with CCGT, I&C as well as DCS Controls
Ability to operate and knowledge of Unit Control Board
Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities required of the position
Should possess excellent oral, written and computer skills
Ability to build strong team through leadership and interpersonal skills is a must
Minimum certifications, licenses, etc. required of the position
Primary Location: Louisiana-Westwego
Job Function :Professional
FLSA Status :Professional
Relocation Option: Level II
Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings :1
Req ID: 97586
Travel Percentage :Up to 25%
An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement.
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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