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Power Plant Compliance Specialist

  • Location: Manhattan, 60422
  • Compensation: 110,000- $130,000
  • Job Type:Direct Hire

Posted 14 days ago

  • Expiration Date: 20 October 2051
  • Job Ref: 23578


Per Sé Group is seeking a Power Plant Compliance Specialist to support 5 simple cycle power plants, proviidng direction and oversight for safety, health, environmental, and NERC regulatory programs, Must have air quality, water, and environmental regulatory/compliance experience.  Responsible for  5 plants all located in Illinois:  Manhattan, Crete, Tilton, Shelby County, and Gibson City.


  • Provide direction and oversight for safety, health, environmental, and NERC regulatory programs.
  • Prepare necessary reports for environmental and regulatory compliance reporting.
  • Oversee the safety, environmental, and regulatory compliance training.
  • Establish and enforce the safety programs for the facility including but not limited to LOTO, confined space, hot work, PPE, and chemical safety.
  • Executes day-to-day and periodic NERC program requirements.
  • Supports assigned facility personnel with all NERC, Regional Reliability Entities issues that impact facility operations.
  • Ensure waste shipments and waste discharges are properly sampled, documented, and reported as required by law and company policy.
  • Provide safety oversight of contractor personnel during plant outages.
  • Compiles all necessary data, investigates, and prepares written reports for any on-site accidents following the guidelines provided in the Safety Manual for Accident Reporting.
  • Maintains and updates the plant safety and environmental records as required. Ensures a complete electronic and hardcopy of the reports for historical use.
Preferred Skills and Expertise
  • Minimum five years’ experience in compliance for operating facilities, preferably in power plant or power-related industry. 
  • General knowledge of power plant operations, including the interrelationship of NERC, safety, and environmental compliance with operation and maintenance functions.
  • General knowledge of major safety and environmental legislation involving air, water, hazardous materials, and waste management with at least one specialized area of knowledge at the regulatory requirement level.
  • Strong persuasive oral and written communication skills as well as good planning and organizational skills are necessary.


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