Hendricks Power Cooperative is now accepting applications for the position of Electrical Distribution System Engineer in Avon, Indiana. Hendricks Power is a rural electric cooperative which focuses on distributing electric services to more than 35,000 members within 4 counties.
Major responsibilities include the electrical design of the distribution system overhead and underground lines and customer connections, system planning, protective device coordination, substation design and planning, acquiring easements and permits, review distributed generation interconnection requests, develop specifications and construction standards, develop data analytics tools, and assist in the evaluation and implementation of emerging technologies.
Preferred candidates will possess the qualifications listed below.
Must have the physical ability to work inside an office environment and sit at a desk to handle various computer work.
Must be physically able to work outdoors in all weather conditions and walk on various terrain.
Must have a high level of math skills and be able to perform financial and engineering calculations.
Must have the ability to communicate effectively with management, employees, members, customers, and others.
Must be able to work effectively on a daily basis with a variety of individuals.
Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license.
Must be able to work independently and have leadership abilities.
Must be able to read, write and speak English with strong interpersonal and oral and written communication skills.
Must have a high level of grammar, spelling, and proofreading capabilities.
Must be organized, detailed oriented and able to meet project deadlines.
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering required.
Will be expected to obtain Professional Engineer’s License.
Knowledge of or ability to learn RUS engineering and construction standards and the National Electrical Safety Code.
Strong exposure to various computer software.
Knowledge of or ability to learn the following software: AutoCAD, WindMil, LightTable, Yukon Feeder Automation, SCADA, and NISC Suite.
Hendricks Power Cooperative was formed in 1936 to provide safe, reliable and affordable electricity to our members. We continue to deliver on that promise today with over 35,000 residential, commercial, and industrial members in west central Indiana. The cooperative business model, combined with our values and people make us stronger and set us apart from traditional utilities.
Our talented team of employees continuously collaborate to improve our business and prepare for the future in this rapidly evolving industry. They contribute their talent, skills, and knowledge across technical, operational, and professional disciplines.
The Cooperative is committed to our employees. In addition to a positive work environment and competitive compensation, Hendricks Power offers benefit plans that include medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, pension and 401(k), continuing education and paid time off.
We encourage our employees to get involved in our communities. The Cooperative contributes time and money to several local non-profit organi...zations through volunteerism, sponsorships, charitable giving and Operation Round Up. We live here. We work here. And we want to do our part to make a difference and be a good neighbor.