Minnkota Power

Center , ND
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Project Engineering Supervisor

Minnkota Power
Center, ND Full-time
Posted on June 28, 2019

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Project Engineering Supervisor

Minnkota Power is seeking qualified candidates for a Project Engineering Supervisor responsible for providing leadership along with daily oversight, direction, and guidance of the project and engineering services personnel in the engineering department at the Milton R. Young Station located near Center, ND. The Milton R. Young Station is a two-unit coal-fired power plant, providing a stable energy source for our cooperative member-owners. The station is located 35 miles from Bismarck, North Dakota, a growing and progressive city with many recreational opportunities.

  • Accountable for the engineering department capital projects, O&M projects and outage planning.
  • Reviews plant systems to improve efficiency, reliability, availability and load factor.
  • Provides technical expertise in problem areas.
  • Coordinates with the Results Engineering Supervisor to identify capital, O&M and outage projects.
  • Assigns project management responsibilities to project staff.
  • Manage Station improvement projects, delegating to project staff as required
  • Prepares reports and presentations of project activities.
  • Identifies technical and operational training needs and initiates appropriate action on capital and O&M projects.
  • Performs comprehensive studies of plant, identifying areas needing improvement.

Position requires a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited university. EIT certification is not required, but recommended. Minimum of five years of progressively more responsible technical and administrative experience in project planning, and operation and maintenance of a steam electric generating plant. Experience in managing and supervising power plant projects, tracking budgets, and working with a variety of people is essential.

Minnkota Power Cooperative makes career growth and development a priority by creating a challenging and rewarding work environment.

Minnkota Power Cooperative is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Vets Employer