Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Manager of Engineering Services

Capital Electric Cooperative (CEC) seeks a Manager of Engineering Services. We are a progressive, member-owned electric cooperative based in Bismarck, North Dakota that offers its employees the opportunity to contribute to the quality of life of our members, communities, and employees. The co-op serves over 20,000 consumers in central North Dakota. CEC strives to serve our community and members as their trusted energy provider and partner through our values of integrity, commitment to community, innovation, and accountability.    

The Manager of Engineering Services is a key member of the cooperative management team and reports directly to the General Manager. This position is responsible for all engineering foundations within the cooperative, overseeing long and short-range distribution system planning, design, inspection and reliability. Oversight of the engineering services department personnel, managing mapping and system engineering software operations, and analyzing opportunities and new technology to improve overall system reliability and operations are also key facets of this job.

Applicants must have a B.S in Electrical Engineering, plus a minimum of 5 years of engineering experience in an electric utility, or closely related industry. PE accreditation is preferred. Applicant must possess strong leadership skills, as well as written and oral communication skills. First-hand knowledge of RUS regulations, mapping and SCADA software, along with strong IT skills, and a solid understanding of cooperative business principles is desirable. Supervisory experience is ideal. A job application can be downloaded at Qualified applicants should submit (via email preferred) an application, resume, and three references by February 18, 2019 to:

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Mr. Paul Fitterer


Capital Electric Cooperative, Inc.

                        P.O. Box 730

                        Bismarck, ND  58502-0730


Capital Electric is an equal opportunity provider and employer