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Alliant Energy Quality Control Technician - Apprentice in Ottumwa, Iowa

5183BRJob Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for performing lab work, tests and analysis relating to the maintenance and operation of an electric generating station. Assists in preparing reports; maintains records, completing paperwork, station statistics and computer entry.

  • Responsible for completing and reporting environmental reports, including State and Federal reports for CEM equipment.

  • Performs tests and analysis as required by environmental regulations. Assists in preparing reports; maintains records.

  • Responsible for understanding and following environmental and regulatory rules.

  • Operates, calibrates and maintains CEMS equipment.

  • Maintains, balances and calibrates test equipment, pressure gauges and other related equipment.

  • Responsible for handling, unloading, and working with chemicals in a safe manner.

  • Collect data, complete and generate GADS Reports and other related reports.

  • Responsible for following procedures.

  • Maintain supplies and orders materials.

  • Lead and train others in the same or lower classification in safe work practices.

  • Conduct coal fitness testing.

  • Conduct vibration analysis

  • Maintains and repairs instrumentation, testing, and analyzing equipment.

  • Responsible for handling, unloading, and working with chemicals in a safe manner.

  • Responsible for following procedures.

  • Maintains and repairs laboratory facilities, test equipment, water treatment equipment, lab equipment and other related equipment.

  • Maintain plant water quality and analysis requirements.

  • Maintains and repairs laboratory instrumentation, testing, and analyzing equipment.

  • Calibrates and maintains sample system, demineralizer system and other related water treatment systems and equipment.

  • Perform various levels of plumbing.

  • Performs other duties, which are similar, related or incidental to this position and assist in other activities that do not require skills of a higher classification.

  • The above duties are not an inclusive list of duties to be performed for this position. The above listed duties are intended to be a general job description for the major duties to be performed by the employee.

Requisition ID:5183BRPosition Type:Regular Recruiting Location(s):Ottumwa, IA Schedule Type:Full-Time Posting Details:

Bring YOUR energy to Alliant Energy!

At Alliant Energy, our purpose is to serve customers and build strong communities. We are passionate about powering beyond the market challenges of today, while powering what’s next in energy. If you’d like to work at a place where you matter and where you can use your talents and passions to advance your career, join the Alliant Energy team.

We are currently recruiting for a for a Quality Control Technician, Apprentice in Ottumwa, IA.

In this role you will be responsible for performing chemical analyses. This includes coal, water, heat, vibration, oil, coal burn and other related analyses required in the generating station, and preparation of reports and records regarding those analyses. You will also be responsible for test analysis and reporting related to environmental regulations.

Having experience with laboratory water treatment or waste water treatment work experience is preferred.

What sets us apart?

  • Competitive pay and an excellent benefits package

  • A dedication to career growth and development

  • A culture that elevates our core values of live safety, do the right thing, care for others, make things better, act for tomorrow, and think beyond – be bold.

  • The chance to create a positive impact on our local communities.

Apprenticeship Program:

The Quality Control Technician apprenticeship is a four year paid program - where we will teach you the skills you need to know, to be successful. Some credit towards the four year program may be given based on previous work experience. This is a great career opportunity for someone with a strong work ethic and mechanical aptitude.

Alliant Energy will not provide sponsorship for an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa) now or in the future for this position.

Job Category:Power Plant Maintenance Job Qualifications:Knowledge skills and abilities:

  • Possess skills in basic mathematics, electricity, chemistry, and can demonstrate the ability to perform work requirements on a computer

  • Interest and aptitude for analytical work

  • Knowledge of plant systems

  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the job.

  • Must be able to work at high elevations

  • Must be able to follow procedures

  • Must be able to work effectively in a culturally diverse work group.

Our Values: It's not just what we do; it's how we do it.

Live Safely. Everyone. Always | Make Things Better | Care For Others | Do The Right Thing | Act For Tomorrow | Thing Beyond. Be Bold

Alliant Energy is committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this dedication, Alliant Energy works to ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations.

All candidates selected for employment with Alliant Energy will be required to successfully complete a drug screen and background check.

Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been crafted to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not crafted to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Posting Title:Quality Control Technician - ApprenticeTalent Gateway Posting Details:This apprenticeship is a great opportunity for someone with experience or an interest in laboratory water treatment or waste water treatment experience.