Working at AECI is more than a job, it is a career filled with challenges, rewarding work experiences, state-of-the-art tools and exceptional benefits. We are a premier employer comprised of the best and the brightest in the industry. We are searching for talented, enthusiastic people to contribute to our team as we work to provide safe, reliable and affordable energy for our member-owners. At AECI, one of the largest electric cooperatives in the nation, your opportunities to gain valuable experience and contribute new ideas in an ever-changing industry with a growing company are endless.
The New Madrid Power Plant seeks a highly motivated individual who will perform maintenance on the mechanical equipment used in and around the power plant. Maintenance will include the repair of failures, machining of parts, rigging, welding, piping, lubricating, insulating, painting, issuing tools, cleaning, and any other work to assure proper operation and appearance of equipment, structures, and grounds. They will use equipment such as machine shop tools, welding equipment, hand tools, hoisting and rigging equipment as well as read and interpret sketches, print and make templates for welding and mechanical jobs.
The mechanical equipment included, but not limited to, steam generators, turbo generators, electrical generators, compressors, pumps, fans, vehicles, tractors, coal handling equipment, valves, piping, locomotive, and structures.
AECI provides a competitive total compensation package including paid health care premiums starting on day one with dental and vision plans available. Basic life, short-term disability and long-term disability are paid for by AECI as well as a 401k with an employer match. Invest in yourself with our tuition reimbursement and enjoy time away with Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays. Wellness incentives and employee assistance programs are also available. Come join a team where your talents are appreciated, your voice is heard, and your work has an impact!
To learn more about Associated and apply for a position, please visit www.aeci.org/careers and complete your profile. You will be able to upload additional applicant documents (i.e. resume, cover letter) and apply for a position.
AECI is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment. Please reference the contact information above if you require assistance in filling out an application. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to an appointment.
High school diploma or GED.
Minimum of four years work experience in a mechanical field with two of those years as a certified high pressure welder with experience with welding procedures in rod selection, rod type, and the ability to set up welding machines, heli-arc, mig and acetylene.