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Operator Maintenance 4/C-1/C (La Russell)

LaRussell, MO, US, 64862

Our purpose is sustaining energy and water for life, and it is demonstrated in everything we do as a business, and as an employee team.

At Liberty, we hire passionate people who care about doing the right thing for our customers. We are entrepreneurial, creative, and outcome-focused. Here, your natural talent and achievements will flourish in an inclusive environment of teamwork, trust and continuous learning. We are always pursuing excellence to exceed our ambitions goals, rewarding both the goal outcome and how we achieve it. 


This position will assist in providing electrical maintenance support and operations of the Energy Center simple cycle combustion turbine generating units.


  • Safety is a core value of our company and no job is so important that it cannot be completed safely. It is the responsibility of all employees to know and understand and comply with all company safety policies and federal, state, and local regulations. Employees have a responsibility to stop and correct unsafe work practices and to refuse to work in an unsafe situation.
  • Must pass the EEI POSS test.
  • Must be able to complete the requirements of the Energy Supply Operator Training System.
  • Strong electrical aptitude.
  • Working knowledge of mechanics, machining, welding, water chemistry, physics and mathematics.
  • Demonstrated predictive and corrective maintenance capabilities.
  • Interpret and understand P&ID’s, logic diagrams, drawings or schematics.
  • Utilize the DCS, prints, and manuals for trouble shooting.
  • Demonstrate competency with computers including Microsoft Office. Visually read and respond to computer generated data with variations in color, instrumentation, gauges, and digital readouts.
  • Ability to work and perform effectively in a rotating shift work environment with overtime as necessary.
  • Demonstrated level of initiative and responsibility to perform work with minimal direct supervision including the willingness to work evening and night shifts unattended.
  • Proven ability to perform and document workflow processes in a safe and efficient manner. 
  • Willingness and experience to perform in a team environment.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills.
  • Desire to develop leadership skills and function as acting foreman. Willingness to travel to continue training and education. Including cross training in order to perform and assist in daily maintenance and repair activities in a safe, effective and timely manner.

Education and Experience

  • HS diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have a current Driver’s License.
  • Good organizational, memory and communication skills.
  • Minimum 1 year recent power plant operational experience. Comparable process plant experience may be acceptable.
  • Technical degrees or training, applicable military service training, or recognized professional training.


Pay per scale

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. is a growing renewable energy and utility company with over $15 billion of assets across North America and internationally.

For more than 30 years, Algonquin has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to delivering clean energy and water solutions. Our rapid growth has led both our regulated utility services and renewable energy business groups into different geographies and commodities, but our purpose remains unchanged – Sustaining Energy and Water for Life.

Through our operating business (Liberty), we provide regulated electricity, water, and natural gas utility services to over 1 million customer connections, primarily in North America. And, our growing portfolio of clean, renewable wind, solar, hydro and thermal power generation facilities represent over 3 GW of renewable generation capacity in operation and under construction.

With our robust, diversified, and growing presence in communities across North America and internationally, we are continually demonstrating our “Think Global,  Act Local” business model.

What we offer

Company funded Pension program

401k with Company match

Full insurance benefits (health/dental/vision/life)

Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

Share purchase/match plan

Defined Contribution savings plan

Top Talent Program

Volunteer paid days off

Employee Assistance Program

Achievement fund


We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce.  If you are excited about this role and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.

Nearest Major Market: Joplin

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