Job Details

Utility Worker

Fossil Fuel  Wilmington, NC  Posted: 5/10/2022
Job Description

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Fossil Fuel

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BHI Energy is currently hiring Utility Workers's at the L.V. Sutton Steam Plant, located in Wilmington, NC. This is a local hire positon and does not pay travel, perdiem, or any relocation fees.  In this position you will be responsible for day-to-day utility support and minor mechanical support in assigned areas within the facility to optimize safe operations.  Work performance and cleaning shall be to a level that meets established standards and expectations of BHI Energy Power Services and the client.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities:  Specific job responsibilities and duties should include but not be limited to:
  • Removing coal, coal dust, and coal byproducts (e.g. fly ash) from plant areas, equipment, and facilities using standard industrial cleaning techniques
  • Collecting trash (e.g. card board, wood pallets)  from plant areas and transporting to dumpsters
  • Required to use hand tools such as shovels, picks, wheelbarrows, squeegees, and brooms.
  • May be required to open and close railroad car hopper doors, open and close railroad car “drawheads” and operate equipment to permit dumping and or vibrating car doors when frozen coal is apparent
  • May be required to operate power tools such as high and low pressure water washing systems, steam cleaners, pumps, floor cleaning equipment, vacuum equipment, and jack hammers
  • May also be required, when trained, to operate equipment such as front-end loaders, backhoes, dump trucks, vacuum trucks, tractors, fork lifts, and other light construction equipment
  • May drive a client/company vehicle in the performance of certain duties with approval
  • Will be required to work in and around “rotating equipment”
  • Notifying management of need for repairs of any equipment
Additional Responsibilities:
  • Actively participate in Pre-Job and Safety Briefings
  • Follow established safe work practices
  • Use administrative documents, procedures, data sheets/forms properly
  • Climb and work from ladders and scaffolding if necessary

Job Requirements


  • Must be able to pass a security background check

  • Must be able to pass a drug test

  • Must have reliable transportation

Apply now! BHI Energy’s Talent and Placement Specialists are waiting for your application.

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Tricia Cusimano
(508) 591-1268


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