Mountain View Electric Association (MVEA) was incorporated in 1941 and is a valued member of the community we serve. We are a growing not-for-profit electric cooperative owned and run by our members. We provide reliable and affordable electric service to a portion of eight counties located within a 5,000 square mile territory.
Top Reasons to Work with Us:
Competitive Salary and Outstanding Benefits Package
Traditional Pension Plan and 401(k) with Company Match
Stable and Growing Company
Amazing Four-Day Workweek
Great Company Culture!!
We are looking for an experienced Electrical Distribution Staking Technician to work at our Falcon Operations Center, located at the eastern edge of beautiful Colorado Springs. This position performs a variety of engineering tasks, including, but not limited to designing construction and retirement of the co-op's electric distribution system.
Responsible for single and three-phase designs of overhead and underground electric distribution systems for commercial and residential areas.
Good understanding of electric distribution systems.
Experience with Microsoft Office and engineering software.
Ability to read, interpret and understand construction specifications, easements and legal descriptions.
Research and obtain easements, rights-of-way, and statements of authority as required.
Must be a self-motivated individual with a high level of accuracy and the ability to analyze details.
Responsible for project management duties to ensure timely and accurate preparation of designs, staking sheets and cost estimates.
Candidates must have the ability to interpret a variety of technical instruction in mathematical or diagram form and deal with abstract and concrete variables.
Three years of field experience designing and staking single and three-phase distribution systems with an electric utility is preferred.
Ability to react to change productively and to handle a high workload.
Ability to use an electronic digital transit, a measuring wheel, and metal detector.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and strong math skills.
High school graduate or equivalent. Associates degree in related field preferred.
To apply for this position please visit our website at www.mvea.coop/careers. This position closes on Sunday, April 25, 2021.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Females/Minority/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.