Job Description: The prime power production specialist performs electrical assessments, facilities maintenance and quality assurance/quality control operations. He or she supervises, operates, installs and performs direct support/general support-level maintenance on electric power plants, consisting of prime power generator sets of 500 KW and higher along with associated auxiliary systems and equipment. Other duties include serving as LNO and technical advisor to FEMA and other federal organizations. Job duties include: operates and maintains electrical power plants; performs mechanical, electrical and instrumentation functions; analyze plant equipment and system operating characteristics to determine operational condition; repairs or overhauls generating equipment and associated systems components.

  • Branch Branch: Army
  • Ratings Average Rating:
  • Desinnation Designation: 12P
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $50,828
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: ST: 107, EL: 107, GT: 110
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-34
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Construction & Engineering
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