Digital Job Fair: Vectren – Maintenance Supervisor [APPLY HERE]
Supervise all aspects of power plant maintenance to provide reliable and cost competitive electric generation without compromising safety or environmental compliance.
Accountable for maintaining the plant in a safe and environmentally sound manner. Ensure safety and well-being of employees without taking away individual accountability. Supervise bargaining unit personnel. Responsible for the maintenance of the plant and all Coal yard activities 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. Monitor/sustain employee performance, development, and all other aspects of employee support. Provide training to maintain/enhance employee competencies. Schedule, coordinate, develop and implement maintenance processes. Supervise coal and limestone operations. Plan and schedule all maintenance work activities. Use computerized maintenance management system. Solves operational and / or maintenance problems in a safe and timely manner with available resources. Optimize efficiency of equipment.
Coordinates mobilization and activities of contractor services. Write and provide bid specifications for material and labor purchases to Supply Chain for procurement. Work with Supply Chain to source vendors, obtain technical information critical to the application, and evaluate bid packages. Maintain a working knowledge of the materials in inventory and assist Supply Chain in managing the inventory levels. Assist Supply Chain in identifying alternate suppliers for obsolete or hard to find materials. Monitor/manage an annual budget. Monitor/ensure all programs, policies, and practices are adhered to.
Key Customers Include:
Plant Operations, Combustion Byproduct Customers, Wholesale Power Marketing, Transmission System Operations.
Education and Certifications
Two-year technical degree/certificate or equivalent.
Four-year technical degree.
2 – 4 years of leadership experience.
5 years of experience in power plant operation. Previous supervisory experience in a union workforce environment. Experience with conflict resolution.
Functional/Technical Competency Requirements
Understand/communicate complex ideas/instructions. Effective written and verbal skills. Demonstration of leadership abilities. Good decision making skills. Demonstration of ability to manage conflict. Establish and maintain effective working relationships, high integrity. Proficient computer skills. Ability to read and understand complex technical manuals, electrical & mechanical drawings. Ability to apply mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, averages, and to calculate volumes, density, flow rates, specific gravity, wire size, motor starter size, motor size, etc.
Part or Full-Time
• First Shift
Vectren Corporation is an energy holding company headquartered in Evansville, Ind. Vectren’s wholly owned subsidiary, Vectren Utility Holdings, Inc., serves as the intermediate holding company for three operating utilities: Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana – North (Vectren North), Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana – South (Vectren South) and Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (VEDO).
Vectren North provides energy delivery services to 570,000 natural gas customers located in central and southern Indiana. Vectren South provides energy delivery services to 142,000 electric customers and 111,000 gas customers located in southwestern Indiana. Vectren South also owns and operates electric generation to serve its electric customers and optimizes those assets in the wholesale power market. VEDO provides energy delivery services to approximately 314,000 natural gas customers located in west central Ohio.
Vectren’s total generation is nearly 1,300 megawatts (MW) and includes 1,000 MW of coal-fired generation, 295 MW of gas-fired generation and 3.2 MW of landfill gas-fired power. In addition, the company has 30 MW of purchased wind power and another 100 MW of purchased power. Furthermore, interruptible load and demand side management initiatives can yield more than 60 MW of energy savings to meet peak demand if needed.
Vectren’s Nonutility Group is involved in four primary business areas: Infrastructure Services, Energy Services, Energy Marketing and Coal Mining. Infrastructure Services provides underground construction, repair, and replacement services (Miller Pipeline and Minnesota Limited.) Energy Services provides energy performance contracting services and renewable energy project development (Energy Systems Group). Energy Marketing markets natural gas (ProLiance Energy). Coal Mining mines and sells coal (Vectren Fuels).
Joining the Vectren team could be the right choice for you. We work together with the pride and professionalism of a world-class work force in providing safe, reliable energy to all our customers – from individuals and small businesses to some of the world’s largest corporations.
Where to Apply – Online Application