Arab Electric Cooperative, located in North Alabama, is seeking an individual for the position of Electrical Engineer. The cooperative serves approximately 16,000 accounts. The cooperative currently has 33 employees and is located at 331 S. Brindlee Mtn. Pkwy, Arab, AL 35016.
Arab Electric Cooperative offers an excellent benefits package that includes:
Health and Dental Plans
Employee Life Insurance
Long-Term Disability Insurance
Defined Pension Plan
Paid Time Off
This position performs and/or coordinates with engineering consultants for the planning design of the Cooperative’s electrical distribution system, analyzes electrical data from a variety of sources and recommends necessary changes to produce the most effective electrical distribution system possible. The Electrical Engineer evaluates and implements technology as required to improve the planning design of the distribution system. He or she reviews system planning and construction in coordination with other departments as required. She or he works with Members in planning for new loads and distributed generation as well as oversees the Work, Service, and Maintenance Order Queues. The Electrical Engineer assists in technical training and support for other departments as applicable. This position will support and adhere to all safety standards and be responsible for the engineering and design functions necessary to ensure a safe and reliable electric system for our Members.
Essential Job Functions:
• Design, modify, and deploy work processes, tools, and technology to deploy and enable a safe and reliable electrical distribution system
• Ensure Cooperative compliance with applicable standards, codes, and policies
• Conduct proactive reviews and evaluations of employees and provide consistent feedback on what is working well and opportunities for improvement on an ongoing basis
• Performs other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering is required. Professional Engineering License is preferred. Progress towards obtaining PE is required. Two years’ experience in transmission or distribution work comparable to this position are desired Must possess a valid working knowledge of applicable safety and construction codes Must possess or be able to obtain a valid Alabama driver’s license Only qualified applicants considered.
This job requires proficiency with a computer, engineering software, mapping system, SCADA, scanner, phone, copier, printer, and document shredder.
To apply for this job, you may visit www.arab-electric.org or send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org