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  • Power Plant Operator Assistant

    Job Locations US-AK-Craig
    Category
    Skilled Trade/Craft
    Type
    Full-Time
    Company Name
    Alaska Power and Telephone Company
  • Overview

    APT
    Power Plant Operator Assistant

     

    Recognized as one of the most progressive utilities in Alaska, Alaska Power & Telephone (www.aptalaska.com) currently provides service to communities located above the Arctic Circle, deep in the Wrangell Mountains and throughout the islands of Southeast Alaska.

     

    We have a full time and entry level opening for a Power Plant Operator Assistant in Craig, AK. This position will help operate and maintain hydro and diesel power plants. Responds to and can assess outages and trouble calls. Power Plant Apprentice will perform maintenance on diesel and hydro driven generators, as well as operate the various power system equipment.

     

    We are looking for a goal oriented, ambitious, self-starting person that has what it takes to keep the lights on with safety being the main focal point. Our ideal candidate is eager to learn and can communicate effectively in a fast-paced work environment.

    Candidates must live within 15 minutes of the Craig power plant

     

    Shift available: Monday through Friday with an on-call rotation.  

     

    Candidate Qualifications Required

    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Some welding experience preferred
    • Some electrical and mechanical background preferred
    • Willingness to learn and the ability to enter and complete a 4 year apprenticeship position
    • Ability to be on call and respond to power related emergencies at all hours
    • Willingness to work with electrical circuits
    • Ability to use computers and navigate programs such as: Microsoft Excel, SCADA, and answer email.
    • A pre-employment background and drug test required
    • Proven ability to cope with Alaska’s harsh weather & challenging environment

     

    AP&T is a small employee & investor owned, non-union utility.  We offer competitive wages and an attractive compensation and benefits package. If you are self-motivated and want to work for a stable company, please apply today! There is no relocation benefit for this position. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

     

    EEO Employer/Vets/Disabled and Drug and Alcohol-free workplace

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