Power Plant Operator Resume Samples

As a Power Plant Operator, the person will undertake and perform a wide variety of tasks and ensure that the power plant’s operations are efficiently carried out. Essential duties listed on the Power Plant Operator Resume include the following – operating control systems, monitoring gauges and meters, performing routine checks, maintaining equipment, starting and stopping operations as and when needed; making adjustments to distribution, generator output and voltage; overseeing machinery indicators; starting and stopping turbines and power generation equipment, and meeting changing supply and demand variables.

Hiring factories prefer those depicting the following skills and abilities – strong problem-solving skills, attention to details, flexibility to work during non-traditional times; adhering to relevant safety protocols and legal codes, and knowledge of safe operations. A Bachelor’s degree in math, engineering or power generation is commonplace among job applicants.

Power Plant Operator Resume

Headline : Empower designated Operating Engineers at each site with the knowledge of Building Management System maintenance including: BACnet Protocol Adherence, Configuration Tools available and utilization, Measurement and Verification simplification, and continued Logic Programming functionality. Manage Energy Saving opportunities including: Discovery, implementation, measurement and verification, and performance reviews.

Skills : Microsoft Office experience along with PowerPoint and excel Have knowledge on basic hand tools.

Description :

    1. Operate and maintain a 3000 Ton per day, Mass burn waste to energy facility Place standby emergency electrical generators on line in emergencies and monitor the temperature, output, and lubrication of the system.
    2. Monitor and inspect power plant equipment and indicators to detect evidence of operating problems.
    3. Adjust controls to generate specified electrical power, or to regulate the flow of power between generating stations and substations.
    4. Receive outage calls and call in necessary personnel during power outages and emergencies.
    5. Make adjustments or minor repairs, such as tightening leaking gland and pipe joints; report any needs for major repairs.
    6. Take readings from charts, meters and gauges at established intervals, and take corrective steps as necessary.
    7. Examine and test electrical power distribution machinery and equipment, using testing devices.
    8. Open and close valves and switches in sequence upon signals from other workers, in order to start or shut down auxiliary units.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Chief Power Plant Operator Resume

Summary : To obtain employment with a stable and growing company in the power generating industry. Looking for the opportunity for advanced training in my field, as well as the opportunity to advance in career.

Skills : Welding, Machining, Fabrication.

Description :

    1. Control power generating equipment, including boilers, turbines, generators, using control boards or semi-automatic equipment.
    2. Adjust controls to generate specified electrical power or to regulate the flow of power between generating stations and substations.
    3. Control and maintain water treatment plant to ensure sufficient make up water.
    4. Monitor power plant equipment and indicators to detect evidence of operating problems.
    5. Start or stop generators, auxiliary pumping equipment, turbines, or other power plant equipment as necessary.
    6. Inspect records or log book entries or communicate with plant personnel to assess equipment operating status.
    7. Controlled and maintained auxiliary equipment, such as pumps, fans, compressors, condensers, feed water heaters, filters, or chlorination, to supply water, fuel, lubricants, air, or auxiliary power.
    8. Record and compile operational data by completing and maintaining forms, logs, or reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate In Science


Power Plant Operator/Coordinator Resume

Objective : Able to learn with advanced training Able to make difficult decisions in stressful situations. Ability to conform to rules and structure Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

Skills : Supervisory, Maintenance, Pump Repair, Fuel Oil Test And Analysis, Safety, Quality Assurance, Hazardous Materials, Waste Management,.

Description :

    1. Operate, maintained, repair, and trouble shoot gas turbine engine systems and associated components.
    2. Operate, maintained, repair, and trouble shoot 2 Reverse Osmosis Unit Systems and associated components.
    3. Responsible for maintenance and repair of pumps, valves and gauges.
    4. Experience on handling and storing hazardous materials, oily waste.
    5. Experience on security patrol as a rover, gate guard and officer of the deck inside military installation.
    6. Avoided costly repairs and or replacements of Gas Turbine Engines and its associated systems and sub-systems through schedule and preventive maintenance.
    7. Conducted over 150 safety inspections, found 83 discrepancies and safety violations that resulted on some contract termination and awareness on safety environment, hence avoiding mishaps.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Computer Programming

Power Plant Operator III Resume

Headline : Power Plant Operator monitors pieces of equipment at plants, documents energy production rates, and checks gauge readings periodically. Skills relevant to this position include detecting problems and taking corrective action, controlling and maintaining operations, and assisting with stream turbine generator operations.

Skills : Operations Management, Electrical.

Description :

    1. Operated reciprocating engines, generators and auxiliary equipment at generating plant to produce electricity.
    2. Monitored gas process and gas chiller skid process.
    3. Monitored control board and regulated equipment, according to procedures and information obtained from recording and indicating instruments "SCADA".
    4. Adjusted controls to regulate speed, voltage and phase of incoming voltages to coincide with voltage and phase of power being generated.
    5. Monitored gauges to determine effect of generator load on related equipment, such as bus bars and voltage regulators.
    6. Operated switchgear to regulate and transfer power loads to protect maintenance workers engaged in repairing and cleaning equipment.
    7. Recorded malfunctions of equipment, instruments, and controls on log sheet.
    8. Set emissions on power unit according to state guide lines.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Power Plant Operator II Resume

Objective : To obtain a challenging and rewarding position as a steam plant operator in which my knowledge and experience in Steam Power Plant operations and maintenance will enable me to contribute in the most efficient manner.

Skills : Graduate Of United States Navy Radiological Contamination.

Description :

    1. Responsible for conducting operations safely, reliably, efficiently, and in full compliance with all applicable laws, regulations, policies, and procedures.
    2. Principal Duties and Responsibilities: -Start, stop, regulate, monitor and control boilers, turbine generators, and all auxiliary equipment.
    3. Check and adjust related set points within administrative guidelines to optimize plant performance and reliability.
    4. Observe, record, and interpret indications from instrumentation and control systems.
    5. Perform function testing of plan systems and components.
    6. Interpret acceptability of data in comparison with established standards or sound power plant practices.
    7. Assist in the investigation of plant problems, incidents, accidents, and unusual events, and provide analyses, recommendations, reports, and appropriate follow up plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Power Plant Operator I Resume

Headline : Experienced and dedicated professional with over 7 years of experience in both manufacturing and service industries. Demonstrated strong growth within organization, including advancement from a trainee to operator. Proven technical expertise with ability to creatively solve problems and develop advantageous organizational solutions. Exceptional quality, production, and product quantity standards. Serve as a leader and mentor to other employees while demonstrating a team-focus that illustrates cohesiveness.

Skills : Interpretation Of Schematics, Wire Diagram And Technical.

Description :

    1. Control generator output to match the phase, frequency, or voltage of electricity supplied to panels.
    2. Read charts, meters, and gauges to monitor voltage and electricity flows.
    3. Place standby emergency electrical generators on line in emergencies and monitor the temperature, output, and lubrication of the system.
    4. Inspect records or log book entries or communicate with plant personnel to assess equipment operating status Monitor power plant equipment and indicators to detect evidence of operating problems.
    5. Adjust controls to generate specified electrical power or to regulate the flow of power between generating stations and substations.
    6. Take regulatory action, based on readings from charts, meters and gauges, at established intervals.
    7. Start or stop generators, turbines, and other equipment as necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Power Plant Operator/Supervisor Resume

Summary : Specializing in Vehicle Maintenance Management, Diesel Mechanics, Auto-Electrical and Maintenance Quality Control for a fleet of more than 325 tactical vehicles. Seeking to apply expertise in a Maintenance.

Skills : Nuclear Power Plant Operations, Supercritical Coal-fired.

Description :

    1. Operated power plant equipment using approved procedures.
    2. Maintaining proper lubrication of equipment.
    3. Frequently checked the operation of equipment, diagnosed any issues, and repaired issues at next available opportunity.
    4. Used appropriate tools and materials to perform minor adjustment and repair work.
    5. Took necessary action in case of an emergency and notified the Control Room Operator of unusual or irregular conditions.
    6. Directed and trained other operations employees, verified the performance of their work in order to maintain safe and proper operating conditions.
    7. Effectively used electrical and mechanical prints, diagrams and manuals in performance of job duties.
    8. Performed all work in accordance with station safety regulations and practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Nuclear Power Plant

Chief Power Plant Operator Resume

Summary : An experienced power plant operator with highly developed organizational abilities and possess a drive for success. Over 8 years of experience as an operator in a fossil generation plant with 4+ million man hours without a lost-time accident.

Skills : Solidworks, Catia, Catia, Ms Office Suite, Ms Excel, Project Management, Leadership, Mechanically Inclined, Critical Thinking, Group Facilitation, Ms Project, Ms Project, Motivated, Self-Starter, Matlab.

Description :

    1. Control and maintain auxiliary equipment (pumps, fans, compressors, condensers, feedwater heaters, filters, and demineralizer's fuel, lubricants, air and auxiliary power.
    2. Control generator output to match the phase, frequency, and voltage of electricity supply.
    3. Monitor and inspect power plant equipment and indicators to detect evidence of operational problems.
    4. Operate and/or control boilers, turbines, and generators using control boards or semi-automatic equipment.
    5. Place standby emergency electrical generators on-line in emergencies and monitor the temperature, output and lubrication of the system.
    6. Review chart readings, meters and gauges and take corrective steps if necessary.
    7. Maintained equipment Collect samples for laboratory analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates In Instrumentation

Associate Power Plant Operator Resume

Summary : Hard working business graduate with proven leadership and organizational skills seeking to apply my abilities to a position at your company. Accomplished in customer service and time management skills, with a drive for excellence.

Skills : Computer Skills, Strong Work Ethic, Organizational Skills.

Description :

    1. Monitor the system for equipment failure or errors in performance.
    2. Record information such as computer operating time, problems that occurred, and actions taken.
    3. Control power generating equipment, including boilers, turbines, and generators.
    4. Monitor power plant equipment and indicators to detect evidence of operating problems.
    5. Adjust controls to generate specified electrical power or to regulate the flow of power between generating stations and substations.
    6. Record log book entries or communicate with plant personnel to assess equipment operating status.
    7. Record and compile operational data by completing and maintaining forms, logs, or reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Power Plant Operator Resume

Summary : Results-oriented, high-energy, hands-on professional, with a successful record of accomplishments in the water purification field. Experience in water purification, training, quality assurance, and customer service with focus on providing the recipient with the highest quality of purified water. Major strengths include strong leadership, excellent communication skills, competent, strong team player, attention to detail, dutiful respect for compliance in all regulated and hazardous environments, as well as training, and administrative tasks.

Skills : Active U.S. Government security clearance Emphasis on safety Able to learn with advanced training Able to make difficult decisions in stressful situations Ability to conform to rules and structure Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

Description :

    1. Assisted in running high voltage lines from generator to Sub-Station.
    2. Kept all equipment in optimum operating condition.
    3. Maintained all mechanical I/C, and electrical equipment as required to support daily operations.
    4. Utilized computerized maintenance management systems to maintain and control components.
    5. Trained employees for future power plant positions.
    6. Ensured that proper safety tag out procedures were followed.
    7. Strengths included: Mechanical/electrical and procedure controls Mechanical maintenance Synch scopes instrument panels.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS