AES United States Maintenance Outage Planner in United States

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Primary Responsibilities :

  • Develops work plans and procures resources that facilitate efficient and cost effective execution of routine maintenance, outage work, and specific projects

  • Enhances technical knowledge through participation in various user group forums and conferences

  • Reviews and analyzes maintenance histories to facilitate process improvements, more productive and cost effective work plans

  • Initiates and submits capital project authorizations for approval as assigned

  • Initiates and supports sourcing events working with supply chain

  • Develops appropriate job steps maintenance repair processes (work order development)

  • Assists in the development, preparation and updating of resource loaded maintenance schedules

  • Assists in development of LOTO execution plans and appropriate job safety planning

  • Creates all necessary sub-work orders, updates bill of materials, updates drawings, adds asset notes and closes work orders

  • Develops and updates project schedules as assigned

  • Facilitates equipment commissioning and operator training as required

  • Identify and document lessons learned

  • Sets up new stock items and adds to bill of materials

Preferred Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or technology from an accredited college / university

  • Project management certification

  • 5+ Years of experience Repairing/ Installing Industrial Rotating Equipment.

  • Generating station maintenance experience – combustion turbine systems – power plant mechanical or electrical systems

  • Material and labor estimating experience

  • Experience and training with industrial QAQC inspections and procedures

  • Experience with initiating and participating in supply chain sourcing events

  • Working knowledge of industry work management best practices – identification, planning, scheduling, execution and close-out

  • Self-motivated individual with a positive attitude; strong interpersonal, technical, financial and estimating/planning skills; effective verbal and written communication skills; ability to learn / teach

  • Strong computer skills required to include CMMS (EMPAC and/or SAP), Primavera (or other scheduling software), Microsoft Office Suite

  • Project management experience

  • Ability to quickly adapt to changing business needs

  • Effective organizational skills with commitment to deadlines

  • Willingness to work in a union and non-union environment

  • Ability to support a 24 x 7 operation

  • Ability to quickly adapt to changing business needs

  • Ability to support a 24/7 operation at multiple locations

AES is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. E-Verify Notice: AES will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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AES people raise the quality of life in communities around the world – from bringing electricity to rural communities in El Salvador for the first time, to engineering battery storage that makes a clean energy future possible. That’s a 24/7 responsibility, so we work like a 10,500-person start-up – all in, full-on, in small, hyper-connected teams of people from different divisions, specialties and cultures.

We recognize and reward contribution from anyone, anywhere. The only limit to our influence and impact is our own commitment. We measure our careers by the difference we make to our communities, colleagues and families. So we care as much about how we act as what we do, at work and in life. We don’t just work at AES. We work for AES. We are AES.

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