Control Room Supervisor

Aquasco , MD

Job Summary:

Directs and performs operation from a central control room of generating units and auxiliary systems to assure safe, efficient and reliable operation within environment constraints in response to electric system requirements.  Provides timely accurate information for outages and load reductions.  Assures competent, motivated personnel by providing technical guidance and training.  Contributes to and administers Operating Instructions and Procedures.    Contributes to an effective safety program by promoting a safety conscious attitude on the part of all employees and ensuring that safe work practices are followed and a safe and clean work environment is maintained.



Ensures efficient operation of all steam units (includes base load and cycling units) including start up and shutdown cycles. 
Ensures that units are operated at maximum performance by oversight and direction that follows operating procedures and by initiating activities that improve unit performance, operator awareness and skill, and unit efficiency.
Supervises and directs employees work assignments, conducts performance discussions with employees, provides employee mentoring in the qualification programs, and engages in on-shift training activities.  Provides leadership by communicating team direction for improved performance.  Ensures that the Operations Team achievements are coupled in supporting the plant goals.
Ensures compliance with all federal, state and company safety and environmental procedures, taking action to prevent noncompliance and hazards.  Promotes an attitude of commitment towards a safe work workplace and environmental compliance for the Operating Team, as well as demonstrating that commitment to other departmental areas.
Manage completion of maintenance work packages on-shift, including preventive maintenance routines. Prioritizes and balances scheduled work with unscheduled work occurrences within the time shift time constraints. Ensures that equipment is isolated, safety-tagged, and restored properly.


Job Requirements – Experience:

Thorough understanding of power plant systems as demonstrated through a minimum of 5 years’ experience in power plants or a similar field (refinery or other production plant).
Ability to supervise, direct, motivate, train and discipline subordinate personnel.
Prefer candidate possess a 1st Class Steam Engineer’s License
Ability to wear personal protective equipment as required by Federal, State and company regulations.  
Ability to work shifts work and extended hours. 
Ability to work at heights. 
Effective verbal and written communications skills. 
Effective time and resource management skills.  
Prefer experience with digital control system unit operation and supercritical unit operation.
Demonstrates NRG mindset. 
Quick learner,shows initiative, strong planning, organizational, and communication skills.
Ability to guide and develop team members.


Nearest Major Market: Washington DC