Operator

Couva, TT

 

ContourGlobal develops, acquires, and operates power generation facilities with proven and cutting-edge energy technologies. We are an international high-growth company, founded in 2005, that has grown exponentially to own and operate a fleet of renewable and thermal assets, located in 20 countries across 4 continents. Wherever we operate, we are committed to the highest standards of health and safety, environmental, social responsibility, our people’s well-being. Our longstanding ESG pledge includes becoming net-zero carbon by 2050.

Acquisition of ContourGlobal by the US private-equity fund KKR will enable us greatly to further expand our portfolio, increase investment in the energy transition, and take advantage of new opportunities in our core markets. Our multinational, integrated team of almost 1500 people prides itself on our culture and values, and welcomes entrepreneurial, innovative, ambitious, and collaborative professionals to come join us.

Operator
JOB SUMMARY:
We are currently seeking an Operator for our Contour Global Trinity Power Ltd. Plant in Trinidad and
Tobago. The position will be responsible for monitoring the operating conditions of the generating plant
and balance of plant equipment in a safe and efficient manner as directed by the Lead Shift Operator
and in accordance with prudent Lead Shift Operator practices and safety rules.
The position will report hierarchically to the Operations Team Lead
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Provide support for the Lead Shift Operator as required for Lead Shift Operator.
• Under the supervision of the Lead Shift Operator starts up, controls and shuts down systems
and equipment in the Plant in accordance with operating procedures (normal and emergency
operations).
• Continually monitor temperatures, vibrations, currents, voltages, noise, power, pressures, flows
and make adjustments and record as required the equipment performance data including
lubricating oils, Closed Circuit Circulating Cooling Water, Reverse Osmosis Plant, Waste Water
Treatment Plant and other equipment associated with the generation of electricity by gas
turbines.
• Perform preventative maintenance functions and assist maintenance staff as required by
CMMS system or any other process assigned to execute work.
• Under supervision increase and decrease load on generators. Exception for incumbents that
have undergone specialized training on Mark V controls.
• Complete all log sheets required for the Lead Shift Operators.
• Operates the makeup water equipment system. Take samples and carry out basic water
chemistry.
• Under supervision assist in electrical switching operations. Exception for incumbents that have
undergone specialized training on T&TEC switching.
• Under supervision isolate the plant systems or equipment in accordance with the
Tagout/Lockout procedure.
• Participate in the testing of plant systems and equipment in a safe and efficient manner as
directed.
• Report alarms that are sounded in the control room from the Delta V, Speedtronic Mark V/ HMI
controls and Transmission lines. Take action if trained to do so and authorized in writing by
Trinity Power.
• Be able to answer radio and telephone communications and supply the requested information
or direct the messages for appropriate action in the absence of the Lead Shift Operator.
• Change the fuel gas charts daily and submit to collection point for GNC.
• Report Plant defects promptly to the Lead Shift Operator, raise work request on the CMMS
system and record the defects on the Plant log sheets.
• Become knowledgeable in all Site Procedures, Environmental Compliance Program, and other
procedures for Power Plant Operations.
• Work overtime as Plant conditions necessitate.
• Participate in onsite and off the job training as required.
• Maintain Plant working area in a clean and neat condition; performing regular cleaning of
assigned equipment.
• Responsible to immediate supervisor for compliance with the Company’s Environmental
Compliance Program and that all reasonable precautions have been taken to prevent incidents
of noncompliance. Incumbent shall further be responsible to immediately report to their
supervisor any known or suspected violations to the environmental program or any situation
they suspect could lead to a violation.
• Responsible to maintain confidentiality of all information available to the position.
• Perform all other duties and responsibilities assigned by the immediate supervisor to this
position, but not specifically stated in this description.
• Proper personal hygiene is required by all employees.
COMMIT TO LEAD WITH OUR VALUES:
• Commit to CG values as expressed in the Essential Information. Model the values in any
interaction internally and externally.
• Put Health and Safety First Embrace Timely Transparency
• Model the 3Cs – Communication, Collaboration and Coordination
• Embrace Failure analysis and continuous improvement including Five Whys
• Seek out ways to incorporate technology and Artificial Intelligence into the company’s legal
practice
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
• A National Technician’s Diploma in Instrumentation, Electrical Engineering or Mechanical
Engineering with one year experience in power plant operations, or equivalent or at least four
Ordinary Levels at Cambridge/ London Examination or CXC grades 1 or 2 in Physics,
Chemistry, English Language and Mathematics and five years experience in power plant
operations or equivalent.
• Must possess highest level of integrity and trustworthiness.
• Must be trained in the techniques of power plant operation.
• Must be physically capable of lifting 50 lbs. of weight.
• Must be physically capable of climbing stairs and ladders.
• Must be physically capable of entering and working in a confined space.
• Must have eyesight corrected to 20/40 to accurately read and interpret instruments and gauges.
• Must be physically capable to pass a respirator physical and respirator fit test.
• Must be physically capable to hear and understand audible alarms, detect changes in noise
levels of rotating equipment and portable radio communication.
• Good, legible handwriting.
• Valid driver’s license is required.
• Must be computer literate.
• Must be able to personally respond to plant emergencies.
• Must be physically capable of working a 12-hour rotating shift.
• Will be required to know basic first aid practices.
• Qualify as a fork truck operator.


Travel Requirements – This position will require occasional business trips.

 

JOB SUMMARY:
We are currently seeking an Operator for our Contour Global Trinity Power Ltd. Plant in Trinidad and
Tobago. The position will be responsible for monitoring the operating conditions of the generating plant
and balance of plant equipment in a safe and efficient manner as directed by the Lead Shift Operator
and in accordance with prudent Lead Shift Operator practices and safety rules.
The position will report hierarchically to the Operations Team Lead

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Provide support for the Lead Shift Operator as required for Lead Shift Operator.
• Under the supervision of the Lead Shift Operator starts up, controls and shuts down systems
and equipment in the Plant in accordance with operating procedures (normal and emergency
operations).
• Continually monitor temperatures, vibrations, currents, voltages, noise, power, pressures, flows
and make adjustments and record as required the equipment performance data including
lubricating oils, Closed Circuit Circulating Cooling Water, Reverse Osmosis Plant, Waste Water
Treatment Plant and other equipment associated with the generation of electricity by gas
turbines.
• Perform preventative maintenance functions and assist maintenance staff as required by
CMMS system or any other process assigned to execute work.
• Under supervision increase and decrease load on generators. Exception for incumbents that
have undergone specialized training on Mark V controls.
• Complete all log sheets required for the Lead Shift Operators.
• Operates the makeup water equipment system. Take samples and carry out basic water
chemistry.
• Under supervision assist in electrical switching operations. Exception for incumbents that have
undergone specialized training on T&TEC switching.
• Under supervision isolate the plant systems or equipment in accordance with the
Tagout/Lockout procedure.
• Participate in the testing of plant systems and equipment in a safe and efficient manner as
directed.
• Report alarms that are sounded in the control room from the Delta V, Speedtronic Mark V/ HMI
controls and Transmission lines. Take action if trained to do so and authorized in writing by
Trinity Power.
• Be able to answer radio and telephone communications and supply the requested information
or direct the messages for appropriate action in the absence of the Lead Shift Operator.
• Change the fuel gas charts daily and submit to collection point for GNC.
• Report Plant defects promptly to the Lead Shift Operator, raise work request on the CMMS
system and record the defects on the Plant log sheets.
• Become knowledgeable in all Site Procedures, Environmental Compliance Program, and other
procedures for Power Plant Operations.
• Work overtime as Plant conditions necessitate.
• Participate in onsite and off the job training as required.
• Maintain Plant working area in a clean and neat condition; performing regular cleaning of
assigned equipment.
• Responsible to immediate supervisor for compliance with the Company’s Environmental
Compliance Program and that all reasonable precautions have been taken to prevent incidents
of noncompliance. Incumbent shall further be responsible to immediately report to their
supervisor any known or suspected violations to the environmental program or any situation
they suspect could lead to a violation.
• Responsible to maintain confidentiality of all information available to the position.
• Perform all other duties and responsibilities assigned by the immediate supervisor to this
position, but not specifically stated in this description.
• Proper personal hygiene is required by all employees.

 

COMMIT TO LEAD WITH OUR VALUES:
• Commit to CG values as expressed in the Essential Information. Model the values in any
interaction internally and externally.
• Put Health and Safety First Embrace Timely Transparency
• Model the 3Cs – Communication, Collaboration and Coordination
• Embrace Failure analysis and continuous improvement including Five Whys
• Seek out ways to incorporate technology and Artificial Intelligence into the company’s legal
practice

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
• A National Technician’s Diploma in Instrumentation, Electrical Engineering or Mechanical
Engineering with one year experience in power plant operations, or equivalent or at least four
Ordinary Levels at Cambridge/ London Examination or CXC grades 1 or 2 in Physics,
Chemistry, English Language and Mathematics and five years experience in power plant
operations or equivalent.
• Must possess highest level of integrity and trustworthiness.
• Must be trained in the techniques of power plant operation.
• Must be physically capable of lifting 50 lbs. of weight.
• Must be physically capable of climbing stairs and ladders.
• Must be physically capable of entering and working in a confined space.
• Must have eyesight corrected to 20/40 to accurately read and interpret instruments and gauges.
• Must be physically capable to pass a respirator physical and respirator fit test.
• Must be physically capable to hear and understand audible alarms, detect changes in noise
levels of rotating equipment and portable radio communication.
• Good, legible handwriting.
• Valid driver’s license is required.
• Must be computer literate.
• Must be able to personally respond to plant emergencies.
• Must be physically capable of working a 12-hour rotating shift.
• Will be required to know basic first aid practices.
• Qualify as a fork truck operator.

 

Travel Requirements – This position will require occasional business trips.

ContourGlobal provides equal employment opportunities and maintains a diverse workforce that reflects the rich environment of the society we live in and markets we operate.

ABOUT CONTOURGLOBAL

ContourGlobal is a power generation company committed to new growth in thermal and renewable technologies. Our mission is to develop, acquire and operate electricity generation businesses worldwide, creating economic and social value through better operations, and making the communities where we work better because we are there.

OUR VALUES

- To care about our people’s health, safety, well-being and development.
- To act transparently and with moral integrity.
- To work hard and without boundaries as a multinational, integrated team.
- To expect, embrace and enable excellence and continuous learning through humility, and the knowledge that we will fail but when we do, we will learn.
- To honor the commitments of those who have placed their trust in us.