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USG Corporation Cogen Supervisor (Boiler/Power House) in Otsego, Michigan

USG is an industry-leading manufacturer of building products and innovative solutions. For more than 115 years, Chicago-based USG has developed award-winning wall, ceiling, flooring, sheathing and roofing products that enable customers to build the outstanding spaces where people live, work and play. With almost 7,000 employees across North America and operations around the world, we are steadfastly committed to our core values: safety, innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity and efficiency.

Our employees are the backbone that supports our organization. That’s why we hire people for careers, not jobs. We offer benefits on Day 1, including medical and dental, paid sick days, and paid vacation and holidays. Plus, providing competitive pay and separate investment and retirement plans help secure our employees’ futures. Each year, we have hundreds of employees who celebrate milestone anniversaries with us – find out how you can join our team and build your career with USG:

  • Must be able to perform this job safely.
  • Must be able to operate the co-generation facility in an operator role prior to the supervisory role.
  • Must be able to enter, update and investigate safety incidents in CORE in a timely manner.
  • Maintain safe working conditions for all power house employees and ensure their compliance with Plant Safety Programs. Coordinate fire prevention activities (i.e. training) on a plant-wide basis.
  • Directly supervise the department's activities to maintain an uninterrupted supply of steam and electrical power to the paper mill operation (covering the operator position as required in emegency situations). Facilitate repairs as needed with mechanical inclination to address situations personally if the situation allows.
  • Ensure that power house and fire prevention/control equipment is effectively maintained in efficient and functional condition. Investigate and integrate technical improvements where applicable to increase efficiency.
  • Conduct a continuing in-plant skills training program for power house employees with an emphasis on proper employee response to upset conditions. Annually review and update the materials to reflect process changes.
  • Maintain well organized and accurate records relating to equipment maintenance, process efficiency, government agency reports, permits and material requisitions.
  • Develops and coordinates and comprehensive equipment PM program contributing to the total plant objective of maximum profit on a continuing basis through low delay, improved productivity, and maintenance cost control.
  • Ensure compliance with local, state, Factory Mutual and Company environmental and safety regulations. Recommend and implement corrective actions which can be made to meet this goal.
  • Can read and follow basic P&ID’s, electrical one-lines, mass and energy balances, ect.
  • Has experience with PLC and DCS operations.
  • Responsible for maintaining a high level of morale within the department to aid productivity and employee retention.
  • Display compentencies in the following areas: communication, decision making/problem solving, developing others, energy, drive, ambition, job knowledge, leadership, managing conflict/negotiation, managing resources, and work quaility.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering preferred.

  • 5 years of prior Co-Generation experience.
  • 5-7 year’s gas turbine with heat recovery unit experience preferred.
  • Higher level computer skills using Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • CEMS experience preferred.
  • NIULPE Second Class Power Engineer preferred.

/EOE including disability/veteran/

Job: *Supervisor

Organization: *Otsego-Cogen

Title: Cogen Supervisor (Boiler/Power House)

Location: Michigan-Otsego

Requisition ID: OTS10136

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, sexual identity, veteran status, genetic information or other criteria prohibited by law.