This position performs and/or coordinates with engineering consultants for the planning design of the cooperative's electrical distribution system, analyzes electrical data from a variety of sources and recommends necessary changes to produce the most effective electrical distribution system possible. The Electrical Engineer evaluates and implements technology as required to improve the planning design of the distribution system. He or she reviews system planning and construction in coordination with other departments as required. She or he works with members in planning for new loads and distributed generation as well as overseeing the work, service, and maintenance order queues. The Electrical Engineer assists in technical training and support for other departments as applicable. This position will support and adhere to all safety standards and be responsible for the engineering and design functions necessary to ensure a safe and reliable electric system for our members.
Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from a college or university accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology. Preferred but not required; Three to five years engineering experience relating to electric-utility planning and operations with emphasis on design, construction, and operation of electrical distribution systems.