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Duke Energy Assistant Plant Operator - Temporary Florida Seasonal Worker Program in Crystal River, Florida

More than a career - a chance to make a difference in people's lives.

Build an exciting, rewarding career with us – help us make a difference for millions of people every day. Consider joining the Duke Energy team, where you'll find a friendly work environment, opportunities for growth and development, recognition for your work, and competitive pay and benefits.


Perform routine field activities in support of Steam Plant Operations and/or FGD operations. These positions will report to the Operations Team Supervisor. Examples of desired field work include but are not limited to performing daily checks in assigned area (Waste Water Treatment, FGD, Steam Plant, etc.) monitor running equipment, pulling bottom ash, unloading trucks (fuel oil, urea, hydrated lime, caustic, acid, ammonia, etc.), routine sampling and analysis, loading ball mill balls, assist qualified journeyman as needed. These positions are rotating shift positions. Selected employees will be assigned to rotating shift work, maintenance week schedules, training schedules, Lab schedules or a combination of those.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required;

  • Candidates must not be impaired by color blindness

  • must possess a good sense of dexterity

  • Must be able to adjust to shift work and work in hot, cold, damp and dry environments

  • must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in written form

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Power plant operations experience preferred

Travel Requirements


Relocation Assistance Provided (as applicable)No

Represented/Union PositionMain IBEW Florida Union

Visa Sponsored PositionNo

Posting Expiration Date

Friday, January 22, 2021

All job postings expire at 12:01 AM on the posting expiration date.

Please note that in order to be considered for this position, you must possess all of the basic/required qualifications.

We are one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, supplying and delivering electricity to approximately 7.4 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 52,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services serving more than 1.5 million customers in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and the Carolinas. Our commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.

Regardless of your skill set or specific interest, we're looking for the best and brightest talent in the industry. Our people make us great - and we're always looking for more. Find your career path today at Duke Energy, where it's more than a career - it's a chance to make a difference in people's lives.

Duke Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with the laws set forth in the Department of Labor EEO Poster and Supplement.