Do you enjoy working with other talented professionals focused on performance and innovation? Do you want to work for a company that you can feel proud to be a part of? Are you looking for a career, not just another job? Then take a closer look at East River Electric Power Cooperative. We are searching for a highly-skilled professional to provide daily administration, problem solving, and oversight of our Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system utilized to control and monitor our electrical transmission system.
East River Electric is a not-for-profit generation and transmission cooperative with a service area that covers 40,000 square miles. We deliver wholesale power to our members, which include 24 rural electric distribution cooperatives and one municipally-owned electric system in eastern South Dakota and western Minnesota. Our members, in turn, power the properties of the member-owners in their service territories. We believe cooperatives help build stronger communities.
This job opportunity is located at our main campus in Madison, South Dakota. Madison boasts a family-friendly, small town atmosphere with a wealth of modern amenities including the new Madison Regional Hospital, the high-tech campus of Dakota State University, a thriving community center and more. The town is centered between two lakes, provides ample recreational opportunities and is a short drive from many of eastern South Dakota's most popular attractions.