Auxiliary Operator (Temporary)

Ludlow, MA

The  Massachusetts  Municipal  Wholesale  Electric  Company (MMWEC)  brings  a  competitive  edge  to  Massachusetts municipal utilities dedicated to providing their customers with low-cost and reliable electricity. We plan, develop and manage energy resources in an evolving marketplace that requires high levels of innovation and expertise.

We are currently recruiting to fill a Temporary Auxiliary Operator position at our Stony Brook Energy Center located in Ludlow, MA.


  • This position is accountable for the safe, efficient operation of all auxiliary equipment and boilers associated with the Stony Brook Power Plant.
  • Must be able to quickly recognize abnormal operating conditions of the equipment, patrol and inspect conditions of operating equipment and check automatic starting of standby equipment. 
  • Must be able to take corrective action to prevent damage to company property or injury to themselves or others. 
  • This position requires a broad, thorough knowledge of the operation of steam boilers, pumps, heat exchanging equipment, associated cooling systems and related auxiliaries. 
  • This position is under the immediate supervision of the Shift Supervisor and typically receives operational instructions from either the Control Room Operator or Assistant Control Room Operator in addition to the Shift Supervisor.


  • This position requires a Massachusetts a minimum of a Second Class Fireman's license.  First Class Fireman’s license or higher are also accepted.
  • Responsible for DOT related gas pipeline duties and is subject to a DOT compliant drug testing program.
  • Experience in a generating station preferred.

For full time/non-temporary positions, MMWEC offers a competitive salary and benefits package including robust medical and dental benefits with low employee cost, a savings retirement plan with a 6% company contribution and up to an additional 3% company match, earned vacation time, sick time, and 11 paid holidays.  This position offers a rotating schedule to foster work life balance.  Our company prides itself in creating an environment that challenges employees to be passionate, energetic, proactive, and progressive.

Massachusetts Municipal Wholesale Electric Company (MMWEC) eagerly accepts applications for employment from all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, GINA, marital status, gender identity, age, ancestry, veteran status, mental or physical disability, and political belief or affiliation.