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Senior Through Principle Engineer

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Luminant Franklin , TX 77856

Posted 2 months ago

If you have what it takes to become part of the Vistra Energy family and would like to start a promising career with a global leader, take a look at the exciting employment opportunities that are currently available and apply online.

Job Description

This position can work independently applying extensive SME knowledge to solve multiple projects. The position must coordinate effectively with all work groups.

Required Minimum Education and Experience:

  • 4 yrs Bachelors degree in Engineering (Preferably Mechanical, Civil, or Chemical) and 6 yrs related job experience

  • Registered Texas PE (preferred not required)

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

Working independently, the incumbent will:

  • Identifies and performs task as required to meet objectives

  • Lead interpretation and analysis of complex issues

  • Coordinates assigned projects, studies and initiatives through completion

  • Comply with safety policy and procedures to ensure a safe working environment

  • Prepare and present reports including recommendation to resolve complex issues

  • Participate in and lead special projects and committees

  • Lead complex problem solving efforts

Skill Requirements:

  • Proficient computer skills in standard Windows programs (Excel, Word, etc)

  • Team work and collaboration skills with all levels within the organization

  • Able to communicate complex issues effectively through written and verbal communication

  • Able to influence by establishing effective working relationships at all levels within the organization

  • Recognized subject matter expert for an important power plant component and/or system in a that is valuable to the company

  • Able to apply a broad range of problem solving processes and/or techniques to address complex issues

Position Specific Job Duties and Skill

  • Plant Engineering Support

  • Provide engineering support as assigned to support day to day plant operational and maintenance needs (including forced and planned outages)

  • Provide engineering support and analysis as needed to identify and implement solutions to address plant operational and maintenance issues and improvement opportunities

  • Serve as plant interface with outside engineering resources: Generation Services engineering, 3rd party engineering firms

  • Provide design and specification review as assigned

  • Provide engineering input to maintenance and operational procedures as assigned

  • Collect and analyze plant operational and cost data to identify gaps in performance, develop potential solutions and gain consensus on path forward

  • Capital and O&M Special Projects Budget Support

  • Support identification and evaluation of capital and O&M special projects needed to support the sites safety, environmental, operational and budget objectives

  • Collect and analyze plant operational and cost data to identify gaps in performance, develop potential solutions and gain consensus on path forward

  • Input and maintain project data and information for assigned capital and O&M special projects in project database

  • Develop stage 1 package documents for assigned projects

  • Run project database reports and provide analysis to support management of the sites capital and O&M special projects budgets

  • Project Implementation and Execution

  • Serve as Project Manager for assigned projects

  • Serve as Implementation Manager for assigned projects

  • Provide engineering support for projects as assigned

  • Participate in and provide input to project brown paper exercises, scope meetings, kickoff meetings and design review meetings as assigned

  • Assignments may require:

  • Work on weekends and holidays

  • Work in both an office and field environment

  • Potentially inclement weather conditions

Work Environment :

  • Occasional long, irregular hours including work in excess of 12-hour days for extended periods

  • Frequent travel between company facilities, and occasional overnight travel

Job Family

Engineering Services


Luminant Generation Company LLC


Franklin, Texas

TexasWe are a company of people committed to: Exceeding Customer Expectations, Great People, Teamwork, Competitive Spirit and Effective Communication. If this describes you, then you will have a good career here!

If you currently work for Vistra Energy, TXU or Luminant please apply via the internal career site.

Vistra Energy is a dynamic, fast-paced, industry-leading, integrated energy company. We combine an innovative, customer-centric approach to retail with a focus on safe, reliable, and efficient generation. Through our retail and generation subsidiaries, we operate in 12 states and six of the seven competitive power markets in the U.S. Vistras premier retail and wholesale brands include TXU Energy, Luminant, Dynegy, and Homefield Energy.

Vistra combines a tradition of excellence and a vision for success. With a legacy that dates back more than 130 years, we are a company that strives to honor our past, while growing and adapting to shape our future. We recognize the importance of our product to everyday life, and we take seriously the responsibility of providing superior customer service, reliable generation, and efficient operations. Our more than 40,000 megawatts of generation capacity is enough to power 20 million homes, and our 2.9 million retail customers rely on us for the services we provide.

Come join us, and be a part of something special!

Click here to learn more about Vistra Energy, TXU Energy, Luminant, Dynegy, and Homefield Energy.

It is the policy of the Company to comply with all employment laws and to afford equal employment opportunity to individuals in all aspects of employment, including in selection for job opportunities, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military service, protected veteran status, or any other consideration protected by federal, state or local laws.

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