Job Overview


About the Agency

Position is being advertised concurrently under BR-GP-WY-14-65, for current Federal employees serving under competitive service career or career-conditional appointments, former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility, VEOA eligible veterans or persons eligible for non-competitive appointment under special appointing authorities (such as 30% disabled veterans). If you are interested in applying under both announcement numbers, you must submit application packages for each.

Reclamation is seeking a Powerplant Supervisor II looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his/her expertise. You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment.

Here is a great opportunity to join an organization with excellent growth potential!

LOCATION: Great Plains Region, Wyoming Area Office, Seminoe/Kortes Facilities, Seminoe Dam, WY.

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Additional vacancies may be filled from this announcement.


-Incumbent is the first level supervisor responsible for maintenance of the powerplant.

-Works closely with the Facility Manager on developing strategies. Plans and budgets for meeting organizational goals and requirements.

-Coordinates with the Operator General Foreman I to ensure maintenance coordination is maximized for the West Slope Collection System. Plans work on a project-by-project basis.

-Supervises a mixed crew of craftspeople consisting of electricians, plant mechanics, and electronic technicians. Performs and supervises electrical, electronic and mechanical maintenance.

-Responsible for the maintenance of generators, gates, valves, and related electrical and mechanical equipment. Makes operational checks and performs operational functions such as issuing and releasing clearances, performing switching, etc.

-Participates in the selection of personnel, establishes work performance objectives, determines training needs, grants leave, counsels employees, and maintains discipline and safe working conditions.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Occasional Travel Required.

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • First-Post-of-Duty relocation expenses are authorized for new appointments and reinstatement eligibles.