Fossil Turbine Mechanic

  • BHI Energy
  • Feb 14, 2020
Skilled Crafts

Job Description



BHI Energy is seeking Steam Valve Turbine Mechanics for the Spring 2020 outages.


Qualified candidates must have FOSSIL, VALVE experience.


Turbine Mechanic must have the following:


  • Ability to disassemble, troubleshoots, repair, assemble/align main turbines, feed-water pump turbines and associated components with limited to no supervision (independent worker).
  • Troubleshoot components to identify real or potential problem areas.
  • Identify parts and turbine terminology
  • Handle, clean, and properly store parts.
  • Remove and install gaskets and packing
  • Disassemble reassemble hydraulic coupling and bolted joints
  • Align and balance turbine as directed by Technical Staff to station specifications.
  • Use rigging procedures and equipment.
  • Climb and work from ladders and scaffolding, lift a minimum of forty pounds overhead, able to work in extreme heat or cold conditions and confined space.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of steam turbine machine trains and valve components
  • Use and read precision tools such as inside and outside micrometers, dial calipers, depth micrometers, dial indicators, periphery tape measures, and etc.
  • Use oxy-acetylene torches
  • Use and properly operate applicable basic hand tools, precision instruments, pneumatic, hydraulic tooling, calibrated tools and equipment.
  • Normal turbine alignment and balance measuring devices general machine shop equipment such as grinders, band saw, drill press, etc.
  • Read mechanical prints and clearance diagrams





The Turbine Mechanics must have at least 5 years’ experience in the field with steam and gas, turbine valves and associated equipment/components 



We Offer Competitive wages, per Diem and travel reimbursement.


Apply Today!