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Operator - Part-Time

Posted: 02/24/2023

EDL owns and operates a global portfolio of power stations in Australia, North America and Europe. Our vision is to be the leading global producer of sustainable distributed energy. At EDL, we are playing a key role in the world’s transition from traditional energy sources to decarbonised solutions. 
Key Responsibilities

  • Operation and Maintenance of gas fueled power plant, consisting of multiple spark ignition reciprocating engines as well as all associated auxiliary equipment;
  • Comply with all workplace, federal, state and OSHA safety guidelines and obligations;
  • Perform regular inspections and maintenance of fixed plant equipment, including engines, generators and other auxiliary equipment such as pumps, chillers, valves etc.
  • Perform regular inspections and maintenance of gas processing equipment, including compressors, aftercoolers, filtration vessels, dehydration skids, and the associated controls, gages and valves that support their operation;
  • Administrative duties including documenting and reporting equipment maintenance, operation and condition;
  • Perform fault-finding, repairs and reporting of electrical and mechanical systems;
  • Operation of advanced instrumentation and process control systems;
  • Available for on-call duties remaining within 45 minutes of the power station during these hours;
  • Carry out routine housekeeping duties;
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or manager.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Current driver’s license with a clean driving record;
  • Ability to work weekends, holidays and on-call hours;
  • Maintenance, mechanical or electrical experience and/or suitable background;
  • Basic computer operation including the use of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to collect and interpret data and write clear, accurate reports and specifications
  • Effective communication skills both verbal and written
  • Experience with Gas and or Diesel reciprocating engines
  • Experience with Caterpillar reciprocating engines;
  • Experience with LFG Power Generation Systems;
  • Experience with LFG extraction and use systems and equipment;
  • Analytical and trouble shooting skills in either mechanical and electrical systems ;
  • Ability to perform minor repairs and overhaul mechanical & electrical equipment;
  • Familiarity with the operation of instrumentation and process control equipment and systems;
  • Ability to work autonomously and self-motivate in a multi-skilled work environment;
  • Ability to cooperate and effectively communicate with co-workers and contractors, sometimes during high stress situations;
  • Proficient in using computers, instrumentation, metering and/or monitoring equipment to measure, record and make adjustments within operating parameters;
  • Basic electrical skills with the ability to fault find and carry out preventive maintenance on electrical equipment; such as PLC’s, Generators, High Voltage and or Control systems
  • Basic mechanical skills with the ability to fault find and carry out preventive maintenance on mechanical equipment; including engines, compressors, pumps and valves.
Physical Demands
  • Ability to read, write, hear and communicate adequately to complete job duties and responsibilities.
  • Must be able to see adequately to complete job duties and responsibilities.
  • The work is physical in nature. Ability to stand, sit, bend, squat, crawl, climb, stoop, walk for extended periods.
  • Ability to lift up to 80 pounds.  
  • Ability to occasionally travel by automobile and/or airline for extended periods of time
EDL is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
To apply, please send your current resume and cover letter to, referencing job title.