American Electric Power USTI Technician - Lead Technician in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Title USTI Technician - Lead Technician

Auto req ID 14108BR

Location Tulsa, OK

Job Type Full-Time

Job Category Power Plants

Relocation No

Job Description Position is responsible to the assigned supervisor for performing technician work activities and projects. Perform environmental compliance testing for industrial and utility clients with coal fired generation. Essential services provided to the AEP fleet include automated flow RATA testing, Mercury RATA testing and other specialty testing (e.g. R&D/diagnostic testing, Trona/SO3, etc.) TECHNICAL PROFICIENCY: Gains knowledge of standards, codes, and regulations relevant to area of assignment including 40 CFR Parts 60 and 75 and ASTM D7036. Gains knowledge with pertinent equipment, material, systems, and business processes. Possesses basic computer literacy, knowledge, and skills. LEADERSHIP AND GUIDANCE: Performs work activities as assigned and coached by higher-level employees. Demonstrates ability to work with others in supplying information and seeking assistance as necessary. PLANNING & ORGANIZATION ABILITY: Prioritizes routine work to meet the demands of the company. Maintains accurate records. Is capable of planning and executing assigned projects with little supervision. PROBLEM SOLVING & INITIATIVE: Applies technical knowledge and experience in resolving problems encountered in assigned work. Uses initiative in looking for opportunities to improve the process and increase job knowledge/technical skills. Seeks out solutions to problems that arise when performing work activities. COMMUNICATONS & INTERPERSONAL SKILLS: Communicates effectively, both orally and in writing with internal and external customers. Assists in the preparation of technical reports and papers. Demonstrates the ability to be a team player. Relates to people in an open, friendly, and sincere manner. Demonstrates appropriate and proper customer service skills and grasps the importance and relevance of the form and content of customer service communication. DECISION MAKING & BUSINESS AWARENESS CHARACTERISTICS: Develops decision-making skills based on sound judgment and job knowledge. Develops an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of the local organizational unit.

Minimum Requirements

Associate Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technology, Chemistry and/or Air Emissions Testing or equivalent or four-year degree or equivalent experience. Should attain licenses, certifications, qualifications, etc., required for area of responsibility within two (2) years.