DTE Energy Fuel Handler in Location: Woodland, California


Location: Location: Woodland, California


This positions primary responsibility is to provide fuel to the boiler; as well as being responsible for all of the equipment, fuel and machinery. Work is performed under direct supervision with results reviewed through the achievement of set goals and adherence to policies and procedures.


  • Operates loaders and blends wood to create boiler fuel

  • Operates scale house and unloads trucks

  • Services loaders daily before shift change and completes shift logs

  • Inspects conveyer systems daily

  • Works on PM’s in yard

  • Assists Steam Plant Operator as necessary

  • Daily Quality Control

  • Take pile temperatures

  • Complies with all site safety requirements and procedures

  • Identifies safety hazards and takes corrective actions as necessary

  • Communicate well with other company personnel

  • Responds to abnormal and emergency operating situations in a safe and reasonable manner

  • Performs all other related duties as assigned


A high school diploma or GED is required and training on equipment, loaders, trucks and welding. Experience in maintenance is preferred to provide for the following:

  • Ability to read and write effectively in English and do basic mathematics

  • Background in operating loaders; maintenance; past experience doing shift work

  • Knowledge of plant safety, policies and procedures, especially in areas such as chemical handling, high-energy systems, confined spaces, incipient fire suppression, first aid, rotating machinery, and heavy equipment

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisor, coworkers, management and the general public

  • Ability to work scheduled and unscheduled overtime and respond to call-ins when contacted

  • DTE Energy is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.*

  • Requisition ID:* 18442