Engineer Associate/Engineer - Big Brown Plant
Energy Future Holdings Corp. - Fairfield, TX

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Luminant, a subsidiary of Energy Future Holdings , formerly TXU Corp., is the largest competitive power generation business in Texas. Its operations also include mining, wholesale marketing and trading, and development. Luminant has more than 15,400 megawatts of generation, including 2,300 MW fueled by nuclear power and 8,000 MW fueled by coal. The company is one of the largest purchasers of wind-generated electricity in Texas and the nation. Luminant has mined and restored over 60,000 acres and planted over 25 million trees in a land-reclamation program that has been recognized with over 120 awards for environmental conservation. At Luminant, we are committed to improving our environment by serving our customers and communities through more efficient- and cleaner sources of energy. We are also committed to our values of honesty and integrity, mutual respect, innovation, competitive spirit and diversity.

Associate Engineer thru Engineer


This position will support the Southern Region plants including Big Brown, Oak Grove and Sandow.
This position is responsible for gathering and correlating basic data and performing detailed or routine engineering, research or administrative assignments involving calculations, analysis, problem solving and less complex technical tasks, under close supervision.

Key Roles & Responsibilities Other duties may be assigned. Directly or through others, the incumbent will:

Perform routine engineering evaluations of components, systems, programs, processes.
Perform simple root cause analyses.
Assess and resolve less complex potential conditions adverse to quality.
Prepare minor design changes and calculations.
Prepare engineering reports.
Perform tasks in accordance with established expectations for plant safety and personnel safety.

Education, Experience, & Skill Requirements

Bachelors of Science Engineering degree or related Science degree from a college or university with an accredited engineering program
Familiar with plant processes/programs
Technical Competence
Evaluating, selecting and applying standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria
Problem solving/Decision making
Planning and scheduling of assignments
Results Orientation
Work effectively with people of diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise
Possess good written and verbal communication skills
Good interpersonal skills
Possess a questioning attitude
Occasional long, irregular hours
Use of a PC, computer terminal and/or telephone usually more than 6 hours a day.
Work is often in an industrial power plant environment of operating equipment and machinery. Some engineering work is in an outdoor environment during extremes of weather conditions (heat, cold, rain)


It is the policy of Energy Future Holdings, Luminant, and TXU Energy to comply with all employment laws and to afford equal employment opportunity to individuals in all aspects of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, military service, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected under the law.

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