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Date Posted: Mar 10, 2018

Location: Minneapolis, MN, US

Company: NRG

Job Description

NRG is the leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the strength of our diverse competitive electric generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform. A Fortune 500 company, NRG creates value through best-in-class operations, reliable and efficient electric generation, and a retail platform serving residential and commercial businesses. Working with electricity customers large and small, we implement sustainable solutions for producing and managing energy, developing smarter energy choices and delivering exceptional service as our retail electricity providers serve almost three million residential and commercial customers throughout the country.. More information is available at Connect with NRG Energy on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @nrgenergy.




  • Observe and comply with all safety requirements.
  • Review and become familiar with the Main Plant, standby plants and remote plants And distribution system.
  • Safely and efficiently operate boilers, chillers and auxiliary equipment.  Place in service primary and auxiliary equipment for proper operation of the plant take the necessary steps to protect personnel & equipment from harm in the event of an emergency situation.
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on plant equipment as directed.
  • Complete all necessary logs, records, maintenance documentation and plant paperwork as required.
  • See that all work stations are maintained in good order.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Plant Management (i.e., facility cleaning, customer meter reading, etc.)




  • Must have a minimum of 2 years of steady work experience, working with steam and chilled water equipment, steam turbines and water pumps.
  • Must have or must get within two years a State of Minnesota First Class “A” Operating Engineer’s License.
  • Knowledge and experience in working with steam and chilled water equipment, steam turbines and water pumps.
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Ability to work rotating shifts
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to work in adverse climate conditions



NRG Energy is committed to a drug and alcohol free workplace.  To the extent permitted by law and any applicable collective bargaining agreement, employees are subject to periodic random drug testing, and post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing. EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability
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Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.

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Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis