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Ashland, Wisconsin
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Operations - Plant Operations
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Temporary Helper Job

Location(s): WI - Ashland


Are you fit and ready to work hard at a challenging but rewarding job that doesn’t require you to sit behind a desk all day? Do you want a position in a stable industry at a company that’s committed to treating you with respect, training you well and ensuring your safety? A field or skilled labor job at Xcel Energy could be the opportunity you’re looking for.



We anticipate the need for one or more Temporary Helper(s) located at our Ashland Service Center in Ashland, Wisconsin.


The person(s) selected for this position can work from April 2019 through November 2019 based on the current union contract. In addition, the successful candidate may be required to report at various service centers as deemed necessary, and will be required to report for emergency call-out. Travel will be required to other Xcel Energy locations in the area. The working hours for this position will be 7:00 am to 3:30 pm., but overtime may be required.

This position is responsible for receiving activities, which include the unloading of carrier trucks and receipt of materials both (stock & non-stock), put away activities, put stock materials away in assigned & random locations, order filling, physically fill material orders for field, physically stage and track materials in data base, load & unload material delivery trucks and process necessary required shipping paperwork, process credits of materials returned from field, maintain clean work areas as necessary. Utilize various computer applications and software. This position requires the safe operation of forklifts and other material handling equipment. A high awareness of safety and compliance with company safety rules is required at all times.


  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Must be committed to working safely and compliance with all company safety rules
  • Physical demands are heavy at times, must be able to lift and maneuver up to 70 pounds
  • Must reside within 20 mile radius of assigned service center
  • Requires participation in after-hour emergency callouts in all kinds of weather conditions


  • Additional training or experience in Materials Management or similar work experience
  • Basic computer literacy and proficiency with Microsoft Office products
  • Bar Code data collection experience
  • Forklift experience or certification
  • Meets driver qualification requirements as specified in FMCSR parts 382 and 391 and possession of a valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A
  • CDL holders are subject to D.O.T. random drug and alcohol testing program
  • Electric & Gas industry knowledge
  • SAP experience/knowledge







As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.


Posting Notes:  WI - Ashland || WI - Ashland || United States (US) || Operations || 42800:Supply Chain || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 17184

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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