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Electrical Engineer – Southeastern Electric – Sioux Falls Area, S.D. – Southeastern Electric Cooperative is looking for an engineer. This position is responsible for the design of overhead and underground distribution line extensions. This position works under the direction of a more experienced engineer to perform the essential duties and responsibilities. Responsibilities include but are not limited to; Assisting in the design and development of distribution line projects for commercial and residential electric services; Offering technical recommendations on new load additions; Preparation of easements, contracts, plans and specifications of distribution line projects; Coordination with engineering consultants for the planning and design of the cooperative’s electrical distribution system; Ensuring that designed electrical facilities meet NEC, NESC, RUS and cooperative standards; And analyzing electrical data from a variety of sources and recommending necessary changes to produce the most effective electrical distribution system possible. Successful candidates should have a bachelor’s degree (B.S.) from four-year college or university with degree in engineering. Emphasis in power engineering preferred. Mechanical, industrial, or civil may be considered with appropriate experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Valid South Dakota driver’s license is required. First Aid and CPR certification is required. Southeastern offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

• Medical, Life, LTD, STD, Retirement Plan, 401k Plan and AFLAC

• Employer HSA/HRA contributions

• Wellness Program Incentives

• Vacation, Sick and Holidays

 Southeastern belongs to an alliance of more than 750 Touchstone Energy cooperatives in 46 states. Touchstone Energy provides a unified face for the small businesses that own and service rural America’s 2.5 million miles of power line. By working jointly, this network of small co-ops generate services that would normally require the resources of a national corporation. Southeastern is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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