Control Room Operator in San Antonio, TX at Consultnet Careers

Date Posted: 7/5/2024

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Control Room Operator
San Antonio, TX
12-month+ contract
ConsultNet is seeking a Control Room Operator to support a client onsite in San Antonio, Texas. You will be responsible for the proper start-up, operation, shutdown of assigned generating units, and the coordination of load and/or voltage output increases and reductions. You will make rounds documenting unit parameters and performance. Reporting any deficiencies and or equipment issues that could lead to a unit derate, trip or forced outage.

Shift Specifics:

12 hour shifts rotating days and nights with 36 and 48 work hours per/week.


Ensure all safety rules and regulations are followed including the coordination and supervision of equipment isolation and Lock Out Tag Out (LOTO) procedures.

Ensure that the power plant is operating within all established guidelines for state, federal environmental and regulatory compliance obligations.

Ensure compliance with Conduct of Operations Manual.

Comply with all Safety Procedures, Policies, and guidelines. To include LOTO procedures

Monitor safety and security performance of plant personnel and the public during emergency response situations, e.g., fires, explosions, high pressure steam/water leaks, chemical spill/release events, sabotage, lake releases.

Monitor performance and provide guidance related to the adherence and compliance with all OSHA, TCEQ, EPA, NERC, ERCOT, Texas RE, and PUC requirements.

Support the operations team during winter and summer related events.

Responsible for general housekeeping and cleanliness of assigned equipment and the overall plant.

Responsible for daily coordination of weekly maintenance and outage scheduling and establishing maintenance priorities.

Responsible for reviewing procedures, checklists, plant system drawings (P&ID's).

Responsible for ensuring equipment deficiencies (operating outside of established guidelines) are identified and appropriate work notifications/requests are generated within the maintenance management system.

Required Skills:

A minimum of 5 years' experience as a Control Room Operator.

Must be willing and able to work rotating shifts, overtime, when necessary, storm/emergency conditions, nights, weekends, holidays, etc.

Proficiently performs control room operator, turbine tender, and auxiliary operator job requirements.

Ability to work well under pressure, remaining focused and calm in the face of distractions.

Ability to utilize PI Historian to trend operational parameters in support of troubleshooting efforts.

Ability to navigate Alarm Lists and Sequence of Events reporting to identify causes of process upsets.

Ability to pass a respirator fit test and maintain facial hair in accordance with safety policies.

Shift work and holiday hours are required.

Welcome to ConsultNet and the family of companies, Tekne, SaltClick, TechBridge, and OmniMedia. As a premier national provider of technology talent and solutions, our expertise spans across project services, contract-to-hire, direct placement, and managed services both onshore and nearshore.

Celebrating more than 25 years of partnership with a diverse client base, we've crafted rewarding opportunities for our consultants, fostering high-performing teams that deliver impactful results.

Over the last few years thousands of consultants have found their calling with us in roles that have made a meaningful impact on their lives, enhanced their career, challenged them, and propelled them towards achieving their personal and professional goals. At the ConsultNet family of companies, we believe effective communication is crucial in aligning the right job with your unique skills and professional aspirations. To us, it's all about the personal approach we take and the values we uphold.

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