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Fire System Maintenance Operations Specialist

Job Title: Fire System Maintenance Operations Specialist

Duration: 9/30/2020 with One Option Year

Location: 200 East Area on the Hanford Site

Closing Date: 2/20/20



  • Responsible for administering DOE-0336, Hanford Site Lockout/Tagout program for the Hanford Fire Department facilities to prevent the unexpected release of stored energy that could result in injury of hazardous material exposure
  • Act as the primary Controlling Organization Administrator to ensure all aspects of the program are adhered to including maintaining the list of qualified LOTO individuals, perform and document surveillances
  • Perform all duties of LOTO to assist in repairs and maintenance at Hanford Fire Station Facilities
  • Must understand and comply with client policies and procedures, Conduct of Operations, procedure compliance expectations, Standard of Conduct guidelines, safety responsibilities, training requirements and instruction
  • Must possess detailed administrative and operation knowledge with sufficient depth of understanding of interfaces
  • Must possess skills necessary to direct personnel and work processes to attain goals
  • Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Maintain effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work task or work environment (ability to effectively work within new work structures, processes, requirements, or cultures)
  • Clearly convey information and ideas through a variety of media to individuals or groups in a manner that engages the audience and helps them understand and retain the message
  • Demonstrate effective listening skills
  • Maintain stable performance under pressure or opposition (such as time pressure or job ambiguity); handle stress in a manner that is acceptable to others and to the organization
  • Act as the backup for Fire System Maintenance point of contact for Station Maintenance needs to ensure they are addressed and resolved in a timely manner
  • Provide feedback to the Fire Station personnel on the status of identified issues/concerns
  • Qualify as a Fire System Maintenance (FSM) Field Work Supervisor
  • Responsible for overseeing the day-to-day management of assigned FSM craft personnel in the performance of preventative and corrective maintenance
  • Work under the general supervision of the FSM Manager
  • Supervise bargaining unit personnel and assist with executing and establishing maintenance priorities. Support the coordination of work assignments and planning related to the maintenance and repair of facilities and systems through the Hanford Site
  • Respond to emergency and urgent work that may need to be performed outside normal business hours
  • Interact with internal and external customers and oversee implementation of the lockout/tagout requirements


  • BA/BA Degree
  • Minimum five years demonstrated previous work experience in a nuclear or DOE facility or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Previous experience developing, authorizing and installing Lockout/Tagouts
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs
  • Previous experience in the instrumentation/electrical field


  • Qualified Field Work Supervisor in a Nuclear or DOE facility
  • Previous experience and knowledge of instrument installation, electrical trouble shooting and maintenance, piping system modifications/repairs and major facility upgrades is highly desirable
  • This includes system deactivation and reactivation in Nuclear and non-Nuclear facilities
  • Previous experience administering a Lockout/Tagout program.


All candidates are subject to a criminal background check, reference checks, and drug screening as required by the client.

Benefits available and excellent wage – DOQ

Candidates meeting the required qualifications should submit their resume to: for immediate consideration.  References are optional but appreciated.


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