Electrical & Instrumental Technician (Fairfax EfW facility)

Employer
Covanta
Location
Lorton, VA
Posted
May 17, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Electrical & Instrumental Technician (Fairfax EfW facility) Job ID 6055 Location Lorton, VA Functional Area Plant Operations Department Plant Operations Position Type Full-Time Regular Education Required High School Diploma/GED Experience Required Minimum 5 Years Relocation Provided No Position Description About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions. Annually, Covanta's modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today's most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit www.covanta.com .Information on our facilities is available at www.covanta.com/Our-Facilities. For career opportunities, visit www.covanta.com/Careers . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Based at our Lorton, VA facility, we seek a dedicated individual with a strong electrical background, including experience in instrument calibration, PLC and DCS programming/troubleshooting. In addition the candidate must also possess the skills for the maintenance, repair and operation of field controllers, instrumentation, motor control centers, and other power plant electrical equipment ranging from 24 VDC to 13.8kV. Position Requirements To be considered for this position the individual must have at least five years of experience as a Maintenance Instrumentation/Electrician in a power plant or a similar field. Strong working knowledge of electrical systems, coupled with the ability to work from P&ID's and schematics for equipment installation or troubleshooting. Must have a High School diploma/GED. Additional formal technical training (Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology or Military Electrical/Electronics technical training) is preferred. Knowledge of PLCs (Allen-Bradley SLC-500 and Control Logix), Bailey Infi/NET90 DCS, Crane electrical controls, pneumatics, hydraulics and Continuous Emissions Monitoring Systems (CEMS) is a plus.*LI-COV Back to top Back to top