2nd Class Power Engineer

Location: Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
Date Posted: 04-25-2018
Powerhouse Shift Engineer (2nd Class) 
REPORTS TO: Chief Power Engineer
HOURS: Continental Rotating 12 Hour Shifts (Start at 6:00 AM or 6:00 PM)
WAGE: $45.31
Our pork processing plant in Brandon is currently seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and energetic individual to join the Maple Leaf family. This is a Full Time Position (12-hour Rotating Shift 24/7).
• Operation of the powerhouse on a shift basis
• Powerhouse equipment consists of Water treatment system – softeners, chemical feed systems, condensate return system.
• Operation of three gas fired boilers – two 700 HP Cleaver-Brooks HRTs, one 112 HP water tube Operation of 15 NH3 compressors and 8675 tons of refrigeration
• Insure supply of steam, electricity, refrigeration, air and water to process is maintained always
• Operation of plant air system – three compressors, heated regenerative desiccant air drier
• Monitor fire system – report deficiencies as found
• Heating and ventilation system operation and inspection by other shift help.
• Monitor and do inventory on powerhouse equipment, chemicals and supplies.
• Perform required testing on equipment and systems (water treatment, oil sampling, boiler controls, etc.) to insure all safety systems are fully functional at all time.
• Report any problems or serious needs that should be addressed to pass on to relieving Shift personnel.  Maintain logbook as required by Operating Engineer’s Act
• Control and authorize any work, testing during shift operation.
• Responsible for safe operation of the Power plant and all work activities in plant during shift.
• Written and verbal communications with plant personnel, customer service, packaging supervisors, process supervisors, maintenance personnel and plant operators
• Work in production environment
• Power Engineer Second Class is required
• 1 – 5 years’ experience in a power plant operation as a 2nd class is required
• Good Practices and safe operation of power plant
• Proficient computer skills with standard software (Windows, Word, Excel, Outlook)
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team, flexible
• Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
• Capable of lifting 10 kg up and down stairs
• Previous work experience in boiler, ammonia refrigeration, steam and power distribution
• Previous work/experience, PLC an asset
• Troubleshooting experience an asset
APPLICATION PROCESS: If you meet the above listed qualifications, please apply online with your resume and certificates to:  www.mapleleafcareers.com
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