Entergy Production Superintendent - Power Plant in Westwego, Louisiana

Production Superintendent - Power Plant

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Date: Dec 7, 2018

Location: Westwego, LA, US

Company: Entergy


Directs, plans and coordinates plant operation, maintenance, planning/scheduling, stores and staffing to meet site production needs. Manages day-to-day plant operations and maintenance planning and execution, champions employee and contractor safety programs, drives continuous improvement in plant operations and maintenance and actively participates in budget development and the effective management of allocated financial resources. Effectively manages operational issues to support system needs, evaluates performance of and develops direct reports and their subordinates, maintains high standards of diversity and inclusion, ethics and integrity, supports Entergy's Continuous Improvement program by serving as a champion of change and manages staff through effective hiring practices.


  • Provides direct leadership and oversight of the operations and maintenance resources of the facility. Provides direction to operational and maintenance supervision, schedules shift resources and manages staffing issues. Provides leadership for and development of direct reports. Embraces human performance improvement initiative

  • Assures that plant operations and maintenance personnel comply with safe work practices and processes, comply with plant procedures and efficiently and effectively operate and maintain the plant equipment. Develops procedures, checklists and performance measures to monitor process controls to ensure that all regulatory requirements (Safety, NERC, SOX...etc.) are fulfilled within staff. Maintains operational procedures and system descriptions.

  • Works with system planning organization to maximize plant production, schedules unit testing, schedules planned outages and communicates operational issues and forced outage return to service.

  • Evaluates and champions gap closure actions that are consistent with the company's overall business strategy

  • Ensures plant resources achieve annual fossil goals and objectives

  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with internal and external interfaces and key strategic alliance partners. Proves ability to develop a productive working relationship with IBEW resulting in mutual trust, benefit and success (Applies to Contract Labor Union Bargaining Site).


Minimum education required of the position:

  • High school diploma or equivalent work experience.

  • Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Engineering

Minimum experience required of the position:

  • 5+ years of Power Plant Operations/Maintenance

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position:

  • Should possess excellent oral, written and computer skills

  • Ability to build strong team through leadership and interpersonal skills is a must

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position:

  • None


Primary Location: Louisiana-Westwego

Job Function :Power Plant Operations

FLSA Status :Professional

Relocation Option: Level II

Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU

Number of Openings :1

Req ID: 84460

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement.


As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

Nearest Major Market: New Orleans

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