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Sr. Tech - Plant Maintenance - (Local 57) - Vineyard, UT - #108381

Date: Aug 2, 2022

Location: VINEYARD, UT, US, 84042

Company: PacifiCorp


PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion.


The Sr. Plant Technician is primarily responsible to ensure that Currant Creek and Lake Side Combined Cycle Power Plants are maintained in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring that all necessary statutory and non-statutory activities are carried out and appropriate records maintained. Senior Plant Technicians will perform project leader and planning functions as part of their regular duties. Employees may be assigned to direct the work for outside vendors or assume a leadership role during a planned outage or other needs of service. Secondary duties may include plant operations that the employee is qualified to perform. The Currant Creek and Lake Side facilities will operate 24hrs per day 7 days per week and this position will be required to work as necessary to cover plant breakdowns and scheduled outages which including weekends and holidays.


Inspect, repair, calibrate, and perform preventive maintenance of plant control systems such as turbine control DCS, and PLC’s, plant computer and computer monitoring system, combustion control systems, and associated modules, input/output devices, peripheral equipment, and external instrumentation to insure correct and reliable operation of control systems. Test, repair and calibrate, stack flue gas monitoring system “CEMS”, and other monitoring equipment to comply with environmental standards. Test, repair and calibrate water analyzing and Water treatment instrumentation so operations personnel can accurately control plant chemistry. Test, repair and calibrate other plant instruments and controls such as, transmitter, switches, DVC’s, and flow control. Study reference manuals, process control diagrams, blueprints and schematics and consult with vendors and manufacturers' representatives to research maintenance problems and prepare requisitions for replacement parts.


  • Journeyman level or equivalent technical skills/qualifications (military, trade school, etc.)

in one or more crafts (Electrician, Instrumentation & Control)

  • At least 3 years’ experience in the operation and or maintenance of a large generating plant or similar industrial facility or process.
  • Effective communication skills
  • Basic proficiency with computers and related software
  • Demonstrated team working skills
  • Must be available as necessary to work overtime, including weekends and holidays
  • Must complete a respiratory evaluation and fit test
  • Must be physically able to perform the essential duties of the job


  • Maintenance / Operational experience on natural gas combustion turbines
  • Instrument and control experience on CT control equipment
  • Previous experience in leadership or supervisory capacity

Additional Information

Req. ID:  #108381

Company Code:  PacifiCorp

Primary Location: Vineyard, UT

Department: Rocky Mountain Power

Schedule:  Full-Time - M-F - 7:00am - 3:30pm

Personnel Subarea:  Non-Exempt

Hiring Range: $50.78


Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.

At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  

It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

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