Whitewater Valley REMC is a Touchstone Energy® cooperative serving approximately 10,000 members in east central Indiana. As an electric cooperative, we operate according to the same set of core principles and values which sets us apart from other electric utilities. We have an excellent opportunity for a Staking Technician in our Liberty, Indiana office.
This position is responsible for designs and preparation of the specifications for the construction of overhead and underground lines and facilities along with providing other services and assistance as needed. Duties include but are not limited to, the responsibilities listed below, and activities established by the Board of Directors of Whitewater Valley REMC. This includes other duties as assigned to fulfill the objectives of the Cooperative.
Whitewater Valley REMC offers an excellent benefit and compensation package.
This position requires the application of engineering theory and practice in carrying out its responsibilities. Previous experience should include exposure to all aspects of design utilized in the construction and maintenance of overhead and underground distribution lines and facilities. Must have an understanding of Whitewater Valley REMC’s policies, procedures, service rules, and regulations. Should be thoroughly familiar with RUS Materials Specifications, The National Electrical Safety Code, OSHA, and other related regulations. Individual must become proficient in all desktop and mobile Operations-related software including, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Outlook, map viewer, staking software and other software provided by the company to assist in performing the necessary job functions. Must be able to write neatly, read, and interpret written instructions and specifications. Familiarity with engineering plans is desired but not required. A two-year degree or journeyman lineman credentials or the equivalent accepted in lieu of degree. Three years of progressive experience in the utility industry.
Full job description available upon request.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation commensurate with experience.