Power Plant Engineer Resume Template

Power generator engineers design the basic large scale conversion of resources into electric power needed for all sectors of society.  They are found in traditional hydroelectric, fuel and coal-fired power plants as well as the nuclear reactors and the more environment friendly solar, wind and geothermal power plants.  They also design support system facilities in waste management and monitoring of  power generating, receiving, distribution stations, and transmission lines. Their main objective is to ensure a reliable source of electricity within its specified capacity.

Power Plant Engineer Resume Template

Engr. Sylvio K. Gatsby

Walnut St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Phone:  215-575-9011



To be part of your team of power plant engineers in a large power plant.

Summary of Qualifications

  • 9 years of experience as a power plant engineer first in coal-fired power plant, then in a hydroelectric plant
  • Excellent interpersonal and supervisory skills, as well as verbal and written communication skills in English.

Career Experience / Job History

2004 – Present:  Hydroelectric Power Plant Engineer, Kinzua Dam, PA

  • Design and develop the required machinery and systems in the construction of power plants and related facilities
  • Study the energy, environmental and safety aspects of the planned and existing work in the context of state regulations.
  • Supervise the installation, commissioning, modification and maintenance of power plant systems.
  • Troubleshoot electrical, mechanical or hydraulic failures for potentially dangerous maintenance situations.

2001 – 2004: Associate Power Plant Engineer, Great Plains Energy

  • Ensure compliance with safety codes and other applicable government regulations.
  • Supervise power plant technicians, technologists and other engineers in assigned projects or daily tasks.


2001 – Present: various in house trainings and seminars on modern power plant management and engineering developments.

2001:  Passed board exams to become a Professional Engineer

1996 – 2001:  Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, MIT, Boston, MA

Professional reference will be furnished during the interview.

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