Employment

Keeping Cook County running is a pretty big job.

We pride ourselves on providing employees a great work environment, comprehensive benefits, on-the-job training and educational opportunities.

It’s a great career with great rewards, in other words, one that ensures the health, financial stability and lifestyle employees and their families can enjoy long into retirement.

Current Employment Opportunities:

 

General Manager

We are seeking a General Manager that has a strong understanding of the rapid changes in the electric utility and broadband deployment to help us continue our growth and further expand our ability to ensure the best possible services and solutions for our members.

To qualify, candidates must have a Bachelors degree in business, marketing or related field. Relevant experience in the telephone and/or electric industry is also required, with at least five years of leadership experience. The successful candidate must multi-task, be a creative team member and leader, technical, strategic and most importantly, member and employee focused.

For more information regarding our open position and Arrowhead Electric Cooperative, please visit our website at www.aecimn.com. To apply, please mail, fax, or e-mail your resume with salary requirements by June 24, 2015 to:  Cindy Schue, 12300 Elm Creek Boulevard, Maple Grove, MN  55369-4718.  Fax: 763.445.6531. Cschue@grenergy.com. An EEO/AA Employer. No agencies please.

 

Combination Technician – State of Minnesota Power Limited Licensed

Arrowhead Electric Cooperative is seeking a State of Minnesota Power Limited Licensed Technician to join our team.  The combination technician is responsible for the installation, maintenance, and servicing of customer premises equipment. Typically installs drop wires, network interface devices, and performs initial wiring or rewiring for new subscriber systems.  May also work at the business office, repairing CPE dropped off by customers. Duties include installation and repair for telephone, video, internet and other services offered by the Cooperative to residential and business customers.  The combination technician must have excellent communication and customer service skills.  When not working at customer premises or on customer premise equipment the combination technician will provide assistance to outside plant personnel as needed in the construction, maintenance and repair of AEC communications facilities; including the splicing and terminating of fiber optic cables.  This position will work closely with AEC contractors during the initial build of the AEC FTTX network.  A State of Minnesota Power Limited Technician license or the ability to secure within 60 days of employment is required.  Prefer minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience with IP or FTTX networks.  Arrowhead Electric Cooperative offers our employees benefits including Health Insurance, PTO, Paid Holidays, Retirement Contributions and more.  To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Jenny Kartes at jkartes@arrowhead.coop. Arrowhead Electric Cooperative is an EOE employer.  Open until filled.

 

Communications Lineworker

Arrowhead Electric Cooperative (AEC) is seeking a Communications Lineworker to join our team. Primary responsibilities include installation, maintenance, and servicing of AEC’s fiber optic network in conjunction with other AEC staff members to support FTTH services.  This work includes the hanging of strand, lashing of fiber optic cables, installation of splice cases, conduit, setting of pedestals and installing network interface devices at customer premises.  This position will be responsible for most fiber optic field splicing and fiber optic cable terminating required by AEC.  When not working directly on the fiber network this position may assist wiring customer premises for the provision of voice, video, internet and other services.  The communications linewoker must have excellent communication skills and be able to work as part of a team. Requirements include the ability to climb utility poles and work out of a bucket on overhead lines in the power zone.  A minimum of 2 years experience in the field of communications is preferred.  Arrowhead Electric Cooperative offers our employees benefits including Health Insurance, PTO, Paid Holidays, Retirement Contributions and more.  To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Jenny Kartes at jkartes@arrowhead.coop. Arrowhead Electric Cooperative is an EOE employer.  Open until filled.