Old Dominion Electric Cooperative (ODEC), a wholesale power supplier to 11 locally owned and controlled electric distribution cooperatives, is currently seeking a qualified individual to fill an open position as a Mechanical Engineer.
Position requires a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) and a valid driver’s license. Minimum 3 years of experience in mechanical engineering with one year of project management or project engineering; 1 year in power generation preferred. Working knowledge of mechanical standards, codes and industry practices, power plant drawings, drafting applications, and engineering and construction methods.
The successful candidate will: – Support combustion turbine and diesel power plant operations and other internal departments; – Determine potential capital improvement and maintenance projects by working with engineering consultants; – Provide conceptual and detailed engineering from scope of work and scheduling to making final contractor recommendations; – Oversee on-site field work by comparing scope of work and design drawings to actual work being conducted; – Resolve issues that have technical, budget or schedule implications; and – Conduct final inspections and follow through on completion of outstanding items to receipt of turnover package.
ODEC offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Please complete the application at www.odec.com and email the completed application along with resume and cover letter no later than June 17th, 2011. No phone calls for agency inquiries please. EOE/M/F/V/H