Instrumentation & Controls Technician

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Job Description

About The Site
Lackawanna Energy Center is a nominal 1500 MW combined cycle power generation facility using GE s 7HA gas turbine platform. The facility is located in the Borough of Jessup, Pennsylvania (near Scranton, PA).

Position Overview

The Instrumentation & Controls Technician provides the organization with a knowledgeable, multi-skilled, troubleshooting expert who operates and maintains a combined cycle power station. This position requires highly flexible individuals that work various shift schedules in a team environment. Invenergy will train extensively in the operations area to compliment your skills.


  • The Instrumentation & Controls Technician will be a team player performing operations, maintenance and technical support to achieve safe, cost effective operation and maintenance of the Lackawanna Energy Center.
  • Operate the facility during start-up, shutdown, normal and emergency conditions in accordance with operating procedures and instructions to maintain a safe and efficient operation.
  • Maintain and trouble-shoot mechanical, electrical and or control systems in a power generation facility.
  • Perform/direct housekeeping tasks to maintain a clean safe work environment and professional appearance.
  • Work within and ensure strict adherence to all safety and environmental procedures.
  • The Instrumentation & Controls will work various shifts and be subject to scheduled and unscheduled overtime.

Required Skills

  • We are seeking individuals with 4+ years experience in one of the following trades: Instrumentation, Electrical, and Controls
  • Education in mechanical maintenance, electrical maintenance or instrument and controls.
  • GE Frame 7FA or 7HA experience a plus but not required.
  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office software.
  • Good verbal and written communications skills.
  • Candidates must be willing and capable of becoming multi-skilled and be part of a self-directed work team in a team environment.
  • Each employee will perform both operations and maintenance.
  • Competitive score on Mechanical Technical Aptitude and Critical Thinking Tests.
  • Individuals receiving conditional offers of employment will be subject to drug testing and must receive a negative result to begin working for the company

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