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Motor Generator Set Operator Salary
in Dallas, Texas

$74,777 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Motor Generator Set Operator is $74,777 a year and $36 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Motor Generator Set Operator is between $53,402 and $92,352. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dallas, Texas.

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Job Summary

  • Controls powerhouse equipment, such as converters, rectifiers, transformers, and generators, to direct, distribute, and maintain power to chemical processing equipment, according to demand: moves switches on central control panel to regulate converters and rectifiers to convert alternating current or direct current and transmit it to electrolytic cell department, according to production demand.
  • Observes demand meters, gauges, and recording instruments and moves controls to ensure efficient power utilization, equipment operation, and maintain power distribution, according to departmental demands.
  • Monitors gauges, alarms, and oscilloscopes to detect and prevent damage to equipment and disruption of power.
  • Records operational data, such as chart and meter readings, power demand and usage, malfunctions and repairs, and operating time.
  • Cleans, lubricates, repairs, and adjusts equipment, using handtools.
  • May turn valves to regulate pressure on lines drawing chlorine to electrolytic cells.
  • When controlling specific equipment only, may be designated by unit as motor-generator-set operator; rectifier operator.
Motor Generator Set Operator Job Prevalence in Dallas, Texas, United States

Job family: Power Distributors and Dispatchers

Job family population: 12,110

Estimated population of Motor Generator Set Operator jobs: 1,365

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Dallas (), officially the City of Dallas, is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2018 population of 1,345,047, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. It is also the eighteenth most-populous city in North America as of 2015. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks any navigable link to the sea...

Motor Generator Set Operator Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

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May 20
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Commercial Building Engineer
May 13
Dallas, TX, USA
BG Talent
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Apr 3
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OnTrack Staffing: Roanoke
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Material Handler's Wanted for 1st and 2nd shift.
Jun 17
Grand Prairie, TX, USA
APL Logistics
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