Job Overview

Summary

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission.  They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations.  The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

ABOUT THE POSITION: 

This is not a true vacancy.

WHO MAY APPLY:

A current career or career conditional employee working for the US Army Corps of Engineers, Northwestern Division, Portland District, at the John Day Project. Area of Consideration is limited to the Organization listed. All other applicants will not be referred as there is not a true vacancy for this announcement.  Selectees will be reassigned to this Dual Rate position which will serve in the Chief Power Plant Operator capacity as required.

Duties

MAJOR DUTIES: 

  • Makes regular and specific inspections of project areas and equipment, observing, checking and reporting and/or recording required operational data and information to the control room for station records.
  • Operates all power project equipment to prescribed standards as directed.
  • Operates gates to control flows and pool levels or to discharge debris.
  • Performs light cleaning, lubrication of equipment, and Operator-related preventive maintenance.