|Minimum Experience||Shall possess at least 6-8 yrs experience in Operation of a a large Thermal Power Station preferably Gas Turbines, and shall be fully conversant of the work requirements of Plant operation in Shifts.
Shall have exposure to Control room or DCS Operations, along with monitoring plant utilities like Steam Systems, Feed systems, Air Compressors, cooling systems and related Utilities.
Exposure to Desalination Process will be an added advantage years
|Responsibilities ||KEY DUTIES:|
The Plant Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the plant equipment and the entire generating unit. This includes the fuel system, circulating water systems, condensate/feed water systems, boiler systems, turbine systems, generator systems and electrical systems
Estimates starting time for the idle generation units and follows prescribed startup procedures to bring units on line at a specified time.
Changes the loading of turbine/generator as required from the Board or through the electronic control system.
Reads meters and records data at specified intervals in appropriate logs and computers.
Immediately reports malfunctioning equipment of abnormal meter readings/equipment performance to the supervisor and completes the appropriate records.
Performs troubleshooting and documentation and assists in the resolution of problems discovered during the shift.
Ensures safety compliance of self and others. Performs all work in compliance with Safety Handbook.
Issues equipment clearances and work permits. Develops and implements plant operating procedures.
Maintains a working knowledge of all electronic control systems and computers. This knowledge is required to assess information and make changes to ensure safe, reliable operation.
Verifies the satisfactory operation of equipment using logs, charts, meters, controls and visual inspections.
Communicates unit operating status with appropriate in-plant and external groups.
Ensures the maintenance of the plant operating history through timely completion of plant logs and required documentation.
Controls system voltages and frequencies in emergencies.
Teams with the work of other operations employees on shift to insure successful start-up, operation, and shut-down of units.
Assists in on-the- job training of other employees.