Farmers Electric Cooperative is seeking a full-time Electrical Engineer. This position will have a wide variety of responsibilities including SCADA, distribution automation, system design, planning, distributive generation, and inspections. The successful applicant must be self-motivated, have problem solving skills, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment. A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university is required. An EIT Certification is desired. A higher level of education or certification is a plus. The starting salary will be based on experience and qualifications.
We also offer paid training, health insurance, generous paid time off (PTO), paid holidays, a retirement pension plan, a 401(k) plan, and a hybrid of remote/in-office work model. This position typically works Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM with occasional overtime and travel less than 10% of the time.
ABOUT FARMERS ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE
Formed in 1937 to bring electricity to the rural areas of Northeast Texas, we are a rapidly growing electric cooperative that provides a safe, reliable, and affordable power supply along with consistently good service to more than 55,000 co-op members in the fast-growing region spanning 12 counties. More than an electric power utility, we're an electric cooperative. We are a community-based organization that is locally owned and operated. Our members have a voice in our policies and practices. With careful management of resources, dedicated employees, and strategic planning, we’ve managed to keep our electricity prices low and our service reliability high.
Our employees are our neighbors and yours, working to improve the quality of life in the communities we serve. We’re always on the lookout for more talent. Besides a great job with a powerful purpose, working for us allows our employees to work for a company that puts the needs of its members and the community first. We believe that our electric cooperative is a great place to work and we’re confident that you will too.
About Farmers Electric Cooperative
Farmers Electric Cooperative is not just an electric utility—it's an electric cooperative. Our member-owners have a voice in the policies and practices of our business. Unlike some electric companies, Farmers EC is a non-profit organization that is locally owned and operated. Our employees are our neighbors and yours, working to improve the quality of life in the communities we serve. Formed in 1937 to bring electricity to the rural areas of Northeast Texas, today we serve more than 68,000 homes and businesses in the fast-growing region spanning Dallas, Collin, Rockwall, Hunt, Kaufman, Rains, Hopkins, Delta, Franklin, Fannin, Van Zandt, and Wood counties in Texas. We continually strive to be recognized as an exceptional cooperative by our members, employees, and communities, and to exceed expectations for quality and services. With careful management of resources, dedicated employees, and strategic planning, we've managed to keep our electricity prices low and our service reliability high.