2022

November

GUC’s Public Information Office (Pub Info) received two 2022 Excellence in Public Power Communications awards from the American Public Power Association (APPA) for work done in 2021.  The awards were in the Video and Social Media categories. This is the sixth time GUC...

Greenville Utilities has once again earned a Smart Energy Provider (SEP) designation from the American Public Power Association (APPA) ...

Steve Hedgepeth has been with GUC’s Water Department for 32 years. After starting out in Water Resources Distribution as an Equipment Operator and Crew Leader, he is now an Operator III at the Wastewater Treatment Plant where he has been since 1994. As an Operator, Steve is...

Don Sullivan, Maintenance Mechanic III, has retired after 32 years of service at our Water Treatment Plant (WTP). He was part of the highly skilled team responsible for keeping the instrumentation and equipment in top working order and for performing any necessary...

Each month, ‘Cyber Talk’ will include statistics on GUC’s Phish Alert Button usage and, occasionally, any relevant cybersecurity or Information Technology (IT) tips or updates. 

Phish Alert Button Statistics...

Service Awards

10 Years  
Justin McLawhorn, Overhead Lineworker First Class 

5 Years ...

Tennis Ball Drop
Our Electric Department assisted the J.H. Rose High School ladies’ tennis team with their annual breast cancer ball drop on October 6th. This event raises money for Strides Against Breast Cancer (part of the American Cancer Association)...

Our Customer Care & Billing (CC&B) system that was launched in July 2016 is due for an upgrade to the most recent version, Oracle Customer Cloud Service (CCS). Moving to what’s called “next gen software” in the cloud is a big project involving a lot of GUC employees working...

October

Did you know about the “fun” benefits that GUC offers? These are benefits that you and your family can take advantage of outside of work!  

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A team of Water Resources employees competed in the Eastern Water and Wastewater Network Backhoe Rodeo at the Bell Arthur Water Corporation Operations Center on October 20th.  This annual event gives equipment operators from Eastern North Carolina the opportunity to...

Kenneth Daniels has been with GUC as a Meter Technician for 27 years. He started as a Meter Technician I in 1995 and is now a Meter Technician III. He is part of the service team responsible for completing all service-related orders that come in through Credit and...

Cybersecurity is an issue that Greenville Utilities takes very seriously. Our Information Technology (IT) Department has a lot of safeguards in place to protect our systems and maintain our customers’ trust. In recognition of National Cybersecurity Month, GUC is once...

On Saturday, October 8...

Service Awards

Allen Lyles / 25 Years
Allen Lyles recently celebrated 25 years of service with Greenville Utilities. He works in the...

UNC Chapel Hill Career Fair 
Angie Fuller, Juanita Sims, and Kay Spriggs with Human Resources shared information about GUC with approximately 100 students at the UNC Chapel Hill STEM Career Exploration Fair on September 20th....

Three of GUC’s Water Treatment Plant (WTP) employees were recognized at the NC Waterworks Operators Association (NCWOA) Annual Business Meeting and Banquet in Raleigh on September 28th. The NCWOA has been the premier trainer of waterworks professionals in North...

For the seventh year in a row, our Water Treatment Plant has received the prestigious North Carolina Area Wide Optimization Award. Of the 149 water treatment plants in the state, the NC Division of Water Resources has included Greenville Utilities among the 66 honored...

September

Understanding the benefits of retirement may be a little tricky. Here are a few common misconceptions about retirement: 

New hires won’t have any insurance when they retire....

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