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Careers at Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative

The employees of Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative are the key to our success. We offer a meaningful work environment, career development, and competitive pay and benefits.

Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative can only accept resumes from the public when a position opening has been advertised externally in local newspapers or internet job boards.

Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative offers an opportunity to work for a small member-owned electric utility whose priorities are safety, quality of service, and affordable prices. The Cooperative blends high technology with proven techniques to deliver power to approximately 12,000 members.

Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative offers a wide range of comprehensive benefits including but not limited to:
medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance for you and your family
401k plan with a match of 65% of the employee contribution up to 5%
RS Pension plan
12 paid holidays
vacation, sick and personal time
 

Download application here and email to hr@sussexrec.com

Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer.    No phone calls please.

 

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES:   

First Class Lineman

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Construct and maintain distribution, transmission and substation equipment.
  • Work on 34.5 and 12KV system, both overhead and underground, including substation.
  • Serve as a member services representative in all external contacts.
  • Participate in safety and job training sessions.
  • Performs service disconnects and reconnects.
  • Regularly on standby, in accordance with Linemen Call List, for emergency work after-hours, weekends and holidays.

Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative offers an opportunity to work for a small member-owned electric utility whose priorities are safety, quality of service, and affordable prices. The Cooperative blends high technology with proven techniques to deliver power to approximately 12,000 members.

EOE

Requirements

 

Minimum of four years of progressive experience in electric utility system line construction, operation and maintenance and the completion of an approved apprentice training program.

CDL Driver's License

 

Benefits

Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative offers a competitive salary along with a wide range of comprehensive benefits including but not limited to:

  • Medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance for you and your family
  • Competitive salary
  • 401k plan with an employer match program
  • Pension plan
  • 12 paid holidays
  • Vacation, sick and personal time

 

 

 

 

 

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