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Reporting the to Plant Maintenance Manager, the Instrumentation/Electrical Supervisor, supervises the daily activities of the instrument technicians and electricians in the maintenance and repair of Power Plant systems. This position plans and researches new technologies to enhance plant instrumentation and electrical systems, and supervises all routine maintenance and calibration of instrumentation and electrical systems.
- Extensive instrumentation and/or electrical education and/or equivalent training and/or experience. - Power Plant and/or process plant experience utilizing high pressure steam. - Demonstrated effective communication skills and attention to detail.
- Degree in process instrumentation and/or electrical technology. - Supervisory, lead person,or experience directing the work of others in a team environment. - Experience utilizing spreadsheet and word processing software. - Work order system experience. - American Society of Power Engineers (or equivalent) PO1 license or higher. - Master electrician’s license.
Employee Category: Staff (Salary)
Appointment Type: Regular
Percent Employment: Full-time
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Through a combination of its three missions of learning, discovery, and engagement, Virginia Tech continually strives to accomplish the charge of its motto Ut Prosim (That I May Serve).