Discover a POWERful career at Associated Electric! Our organization offers challenging and rewarding work with career development and internal mobility opportunities - all within a family friendly and community centric culture. Our purpose is simple - to provide safe, reliable and affordable energy for our member-owners. At Associated Electric, one of the largest electric cooperatives in the nation, opportunities to gain valuable experience and contribute new ideas in an ever-changing industry are endless.
AECI is currently seeking applicants for an experienced Controls Engineer to join our dynamic engineering team within the Power Production Division. Principal activities include the assessment, design, review, modification and installation of power plant control and cyber security systems at all AECI generation facilities.
Evaluate plant control systems for functionality, obsolescence and maintainability. Create and manage control system modernization projects through the complete lifecycle to ensure generation control system assets are sustained and improved.
Provide plant control system support through the management of highly technical systems, interfaces and documentation to support power plant personnel. Develop and maintain ancillary systems and programs to sustain productivity in all areas of the business.
Assist to develop, implement and maintain cyber and physical security to protect the generation assets from attack and corruption. Ensure all compliance requirements are met for NERC/CIP.
Minimum of 5-8 years relevant experience with Emerson Ovation or Siemens T3000 Control Systems
Experience working on instrumentation and controls systems
Experience working in gas turbine power plants
Working knowledge of networking and related systems
Minimum 25% travel required to other facilities
AECI provides a competitive total compensation package including paid health care and dental premiums starting on day one with vision plans available. Basic life, short-term disability and long-term disability are paid for by AECI as well as a 401k with an employer match. Invest in yourself with our tuition reimbursement and enjoy time away with Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays. Wellness incentives and employee assistance programs are also available. Come join a team where your talents are appreciated, your voice is heard, and your work has an impact!
To apply for a position, please visit www.aeci.org/careers. You will be able to upload additional applicant documents (i.e. resume, cover letter). AECI is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment. Please contact us if you require assistance in filling out an application. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to an appointment.
About Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Working at AECI is more than a job, it is a career filled with challenges, rewarding work experiences, state-of-the-art tools and exceptional benefits. We are a premier employer comprised of the best and the brightest in the industry. We are searching for talented, enthusiastic people to contribute to our team as we work to provide safe, reliable and affordable energy for our member-owners. At AECI, one of the largest electric cooperatives in the nation, your opportunities to gain valuable experience and contribute new ideas in an ever-changing industry with a growing company are endless.
The Thomas Hill Energy Center sits at the south end of beautiful Thomas Hill Lake in North Central Missouri offering acres of recreational fun to include: boating and swimming, along with an abundance of hunting and fishing available to plant employees.