WIN Energy REMC, is a progressive electric distribution cooperative with headquarters located in Vincennes, IN serves over 17,000 meters across approximately 2,650 miles of line in eight (8) southern Indiana counties with the mission to “Provide safe reliable electric service at the best value to our member-consumers while supporting the communities we serve”. The cooperative has 51 employees in three (3) office locations with satellite offices in Princeton, IN and Sullivan, IN. WIN Energy REMC is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative and purchases its wholesale power supply from Hoosier Energy, REC, Inc.
The cooperative has an opening for a purchasing specialist in the Vincennes corporate office. The requirements for this position include a high school diploma or equivalent. Additional formal education from an accredited college or technical school is highly desirable. The successful candidate must have a minimum of two (2) years’ experience in warehousing and materials management, strong math skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, and proficient computer skills in a variety of applications, including Microsoft Excel and Word. Must be able to read and interpret technical information and perform wire conversion calculations. Must have sound knowledge of proper and safe use of tools and equipment used in warehouse operations. Ability to operate a forklift and have general knowledge of electric utility operations. Must have a valid Indiana Class A Commercial Drivers’ License or be able to obtain one within 90 days of employment.
Applicant must demonstrate ability to effectively speak, interact and maintain confidentiality with vendors, contractors, and co-workers. Applicant must be able to multi-task and handle high workload. Must be detail oriented, exhibit teamwork, and follow policies to support cooperative goals. Must be able to travel and work at all three (3) WIN Energy REMC locations when needed. This position works in a typical office environment with various outdoor interaction among line personnel. Occasional overtime is required, including call-outs during emergencies.
The individual offered employment for this position must pass a pre-employment drug screening. The cooperative offers a professional work environment with opportunity for advancement along with a competitive compensation and benefits package.
Qualified applicants apply only no later than Sunday, April 18, 2021.
WIN Energy REMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.
About WIN Energy REMC
Hoosier Energy is a generation and transmission cooperative serving 18 member electric cooperatives in central and southern Indiana and southeastern Illinois.