Mechanical Engineering Superintendent



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USD45-55 per year

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Branch Information

Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024



Job Description

Manpower Engineering is hiring a Mechanical Engineering Superintendent for a long term (24 months) assignment. This this power company is involved with capital project improvements at a combined cycle power plant in GA. The Mechanical Engineering Superintendent / Owner's Representative provides capital project management, scope development, budget tracking, equipment inspection and troubleshooting of a natural gas combined cycle power generation facility. Facility runs on 2 GE gas turbines, HRSG, and 1 Toshiba steam turbine.

Candidate will use Engineering knowledge as well as technical and repair references to design, inspect, and specify repair of plant equipment.

* Bachelor's degree in Mechanical is strongly preferred or 10-20+ years of power plant experience

* Must be proficient with combined cycle plant operations and have expertise with all power plant auxiliaries

* Must possess at least three years of supervisory experience and oversight of subcontractors


* Oversee the capital projects in a combined cycle power plant

* Monitor and coordinate all preventative maintenance and facility upgrades

* Communicate effectively with internal customers and senior management both verbally and in writing.

* Communicate with leadership regarding energy needs, scheduled outages and incident resolution.

* Make estimates of labor and/or materials for repair or new construction and routine operation.

* Design, price, monitor inspect completed work on repair, plumbing, pipe fitting, generators, turbines, switch gears, and other electrical work.

* Coordinate activities by scheduling work assignments, establishment of priorities, and direction of the work of subordinate employees.

* Monitor daily logs to determine proper operation of equipment.

* Plan and direct internal preventative and repair maintenance.

* Plan and direct contractor preventative and repair maintenance

* Maintain records, prepare reports, and compose correspondence relative to the work.

* Monitors and evaluates program and organizational performance in order to assess efficiency and effectiveness.

* Assist Physical Plant staff on emergency generator inspection, scheduling, testing and reporting