Engineer, Asset Operations - Akron, OH
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OMJ Job Number/Reference Code: 3344172
Desired Skills/Duties: External Publication for Requisition 50847507 Job Posting Title Engineer, Asset Operations - Akron, OH Start Date 01/17/2017 Reference Code 50847507-E1 Job Title Engineer III/Engineer IV FirstEnergy at a Glance FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) is a diversified energy company dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence. Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, FirstEnergy comprises one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric systems based on serving six million customers in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. Our diverse generating fleet features non-emitting nuclear, scrubbed baseload coal, natural gas, and pumped storage hydro and other renewables. About the Opportunity This is an open position with FirstEnergy Service Company, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. FEU This is a newly created position in the FirstEnergy Asset Operations group in Akron, OH. This position will afford the successful candidate the unique opportunity to be involved in the growth and development of a department from the ground up. The primary function of this position will be to support FirstEnergy's new Asset Health Center (AHC) tool. It will be the second such installation of the tool in utilities around the country. The AHC tool will play a key role in a number of new operational, maintenance and compliance programs across the organization. The AHC tool will be a vendor purchased tool utilized by various FE business units to evaluate the test results, maintenance history and overall health of equipment such as batteries, transmission transformers and transmission breakers. Future expansion of the tool to other assets is likely and will be dependent upon successful implementation of the first few phases. The role of the position is to maintain integrity of the input data, review and analyze results of maintenance activities and of ensuring completeness of the data passing across the interfaces to other systems. This position provides the successful candidate with growth opportunities in a number of technologies and activities related to energy delivery and asset health. Responsibilities: Utilizing project management skills for projects relating to the Asset Health Center (AHC) software tool Conducting technical research and analyzing highly complex data; Interpreting results; Providing recommendations to high-level solutions Recommending and implementing technical solutions to complex issues and assignments Independently anticipating and meeting internal/external technical needs Working with internal and external stakeholders to manage, enhance, and maintain the AHC database and data Deriving business requirements from various internal and external stakeholders to develop solutions, processes, and procedures Developing process improvements and efficiencies to improve work products Maintaining a safe workplace for coworkers and the community based upon knowledge of potential hazards and industry regulations/requirements Providing a high level of customer service, continuous support, and proactive involvement to leadership and fellow peers surrounding technical subject matter Analyzing and interpreting test data, maintenance records, and SAP cost data Working with Cascade and Maintenance Compliance personnel and IT organization as needed Providing support to FEU personnel on information and /or reports related to Substation Assets Actively seeking ways to build challenge and add value within sc... For full info follow application link. FirstEnergy proudly supports workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Unable to sponsor or transfer H-1B visas at this time.