Power Plant Operator - Federal Operations and Maintenance

Job Locations US-SC-Aiken
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Fueled by a dedicated workforce, AMERESCO is the premier provider of energy efficiency and renewable technology solutions. From conservation to renewable energy generation, Ameresco employees have developed and implemented over $5 Billion in energy savings solutions that help our customers utilize clean and sustainable resources.

We are currently seek a Fuel Yard/ Boiler Operator to join our Biomass Co-Generation plant located at the Savannah River Site outside of Aiken SC.


Responsible for daily operations including daily logs of fuel yard, boilers and turbine generator.

Perform housekeeping duties, basic care routes and basic preventative maintenance of power plant equipment

Drive a heavy equipment including, bob cat, fork lift, front end loader, and Lull.

Operate controls of a Stacker – Reclaimer

Operate power plant equipment in the field and in control room via DCS. Ensure compliance with company, industry, trade, regulatory and jurisdictional safety standards, practices, codes.

Ensure environmental compliance in areas assigned. Perform other duties as required.


High School or GED. Must be able to obtain and maintain an entry badge to the Savannah River Site. Must be able to successfully complete position training and testing requirements.

Basic computer skills including e-mail and data entry using Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel. Ability to lift up to 75 lbs & transport equipment & tools in excess of 300 lbs.

Ability to routinely climb latters, walk up and down sloped ramps and work on elevated platforms. Valid Drivers' License issued by state of residence and in good standing. U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident status required. May be required to pass DOT substance testing and/or security clearance investigation. Will be required for ‘on call’ support or varied schedule needs.

Will be required to work rotating shift on days, nights, weekends, and holidays. Interested individuals are encouraged to APPLY DIRECTLY.


Interested individuals are encouraged to APPLY DIRECTLY through the AMERESCO Company Website for confidential and immediate consideration. Please visit http://careers.ameresco.com to submit your resume, cover letter, sample project history, geographic location preference, and salary information for immediate and confidential consideration.


AMERESCO challenges the brightest, most talented and creative individuals in the industry by providing an environment that embraces initiative, diversity, and achievement along with comprehensive rewards, including people-oriented insurance, investment, and incentive plans.


Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Women/Minorities/Veteran/Disability



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