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Control Room Operator

Reston, VA | Full Time

Job Description

Our vision aims to empower our clients by actively leveraging our broad range of services. With our global presence, we have career opportunities all across the world which can lead to a unique, exciting and fulfilling career path. Pick your path today! To see what career opportunities we have available, explore below to find your next career! USN Location Balad, Iraq Clearance Level N/A Primary Function The PowerPro Control Room Operator participates in the operation and maintenance of power generators to include mechanical, electrical, and electronic systems. Responsibilities Maintain power generators, troubleshoot faults, repair/replace components, and generators, maintain documentation, adhere to environmental guidelines, and ensure that all departmental processes are followed. Coordinate with various departments on installations/generator replacements, scheduled outages, and daily operations. Order, receive and oversee inventory of service and replacement parts for power generators. Coordinate and schedule regular generator services and refueling missions. Optimize the placement of generators through trend analysis of load data. Adhere to property control procedures for all equipment. Inspect and maintain fuel tanks, secondary containments, and electrical wiring. Perform load calculations to properly size power generators for various types of facilities. Perform other duties as assigned by Management. Job Requirements Must be a US citizen with a valid tourist passport and valid US driver’s license. Minimum four (4) years of experience with power generators and experience in synchronizing and paralleling of generators. Experience operating SCADA system control and monitoring. Ability to interpret and apply manufacturer repair manuals, technical specifications, schematics, engineering drawings, and diagnostic tools. In-depth knowledge and ability to perform maintenance on power generation, equipment to include engine, Alternating Current (AC) alternators, electronic controls, electrical wiring, and accessories. Knowledge in electrical theory and a deep understanding of power equations. Skill in load testing, all calculations that must be done, and safety measures Must be able to fluently read, write, speak, and understand English. Preferred Qualifications Graduate of an accredited diesel school. LOGCAP/US military training in power generation, diesel, and electrical job fields. High School diploma or equivalent. Physical Requirements and Work Conditions Able to work in extreme weather conditions for moderate periods of time. Able to lift 50 pounds. Able to stand for long periods Who We Are Acuity International, headquartered in Reston, Virginia, provides process and technology-based critical services to global government and commercial enterprises. With expertise in a range of engineering and consulting, software solutions, medical care, occupational health, global mission, environmental remediation, and secure and complex construction management services, augmented by deep expertise in cybersecurity and cloud solutions, Acuity International is positioned to assist its customers in their critical missions anywhere in the world with the latest technology and repeatable processes. With 7,000 employees in more than 30 countries, Acuity International is comprised of three business practices: Advanced Technology Solutions, Advanced Medical Solutions, and Global Mission Solutions. The company’s website is This job description is to be used as a guide for accomplishing company and department objectives and is not intended and should not be construed to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with a job. Management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties from particular jobs and to assign other duties as necessary. Acuity is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and other statuses protected by law. Acuity International is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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