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Randstad Power Plant Operator/Shift Supervisor in Cadillac, Michigan

Power Plant Operator/Shift Supervisor

job details:

  • location:Cadillac, MI

  • salary:$65,000 - $75,000 per year

  • date posted:Monday, March 22, 2021

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Mining

  • reference:828848

job description

Power Plant Operator/Shift Supervisor

job summary:

Client located near Cadillac, MI has an IMMEDIATE NEED for a Power Plant Control Room Operator/Shift Supervisor with 5-15 years of experience working in a boiler/steam turbine power plant or process plant environment. Our client is looking for candidates who are local to the area, but will help relocate the right person. This position pays in the high 20's per hour with OT and an 8% bonus.

Requirements for the Shift Supervisor

  • You must have 5-15+ years of operations & maintenance experience with steam boilers and associated systems, controls, and equipment.

  • You need at least 3 years of experience as a Shift Supervisor in an operating plant

  • Specific experience working in a solid fuel fired power plant is a PLUS

  • Candidates with electrical, instrumentation, and/or mechanical experience are preferred.

  • Client will consider candidates that have experience as a Navy MM or BT or any other rate of nuke (EM, ET, ELT, MM).

location: Cadillac, Michigan

job type: Permanent

salary: $65,000 - 75,000 per year

work hours: 8am to 4pm

education: High School


  • Responsible for supervising and operating this steam power plant in a safe, environmentally sound and efficient manner

  • Ensure the performance and record keeping of required daily plant operations activities, including equipment readings, inspections and testing

  • Monitor systems to ensure proper operations, perform routine equipment safety checks and inspections

  • Work in the control room and operate the distributed control systems (DCS)

  • Perform routine evaluations of boiler, cooling tower, demineralizer, and RO unit water chemistry and make necessary changes to chemical feed systems to ensure continued plant operation

  • Responsible for monitoring the status of all plant systems on a continuous basis

  • Respond to alarms by taking appropriate actions and execute plant shut-down and start-up procedures

  • You will start working the day shift and then transfer to 12 hour rotating shifts



  • Experience level: Experienced

  • Minimum 5 years of experience

  • Education: High School (required)


  • Power Plant (3 years of experience is required)

  • Shift Supervisor (3 years of experience is required)

  • Control Room Operator (5 years of experience is required)

  • Operations

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