South Central Power


Employment opportunities with South Central Power

South Central Power invites you to explore your career opportunities with us and learn more about the cooperative. We strive to maintain a well qualified and productive workforce. South Central Power strongly believes in and follows Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) principles and provides a comprehensive benefits package and competitive salaries.

Current job openings


South Central Power Company has immediate openings for Journeyman Line Workers at our Lancaster and Hillsboro locations. The successful candidate will have satisfactorily completed a recognized apprenticeship program and be able to perform all classes of overhead and underground distribution work on energized and de-energized lines.

Responsibilities include all types of work involved with the installation, rearrangement, maintenance, operation, removal and inspection of electrical transmission and distribution facilities, which includes substations.


  • Must possess a high school degree or equivalent
  • Must be classified as a Journeyman in the electrical field
  • Maintain a Class A CDL
  • Successfully pass a background check, drug/alcohol test and a physical and knowledge based pre-hire assessment

The awarded candidate will be required to live within 25 miles of the facility within the first 6 months of employment and is required to be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for scheduled or unscheduled assignments. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package.

EEO – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

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South Central Power Company, a Rural Electric Cooperative, has an immediate opening for a Superintendent of Utility Services with strong operational utility experience.  The Superintendent of Utility Services will provide leadership and direction for multiple areas within the Operations group which may include areas of system operations (dispatch), fleet services, safety, storm management, system maintenance, facility planning, technology project management, project planning, vegetation management and technical metering.

Responsibilities include integrating the strategic plan of the organization and positively impacting organizational performance with innovative solutions to enhance South Central Power’s service to its members.  Candidates should have a proven track record in leading and motivating persons in a team effort, developing plans, programs, budgets and goals. The successful applicant must be able to effectively communicate, both written and verbal, with the capability to effectively teach, mentor and coach personnel to achieve desired performance.


  • Preferred candidates will have experience leading/managing multiple functional areas within a fast-paced utility environment. Project management experience a plus.
  • Possess a bachelor’s degree in a technical or business-related field.
  • Must have 10 years increasingly responsible experience or 15 years of operations and management experience.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package.

EEO – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

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South Central Power Company Employment Application

This employment application is intended to be completed only when a position is available at the cooperative. Applicants may apply online (see the job description for the link to apply) or print and complete the application and fax or mail it to the contact information below. Resumes may be attached to the application.

In order to be considered an applicant at South Central Power Company, basic qualifications specified in the job posting must be met. If your qualifications are adequate with the posted job requirements, you may be contacted for further employment consideration.

Contact information:

Human Resources Department
South Central Power Company
Post Office Box 250
Lancaster, OH 43130-0250
Fax: 740-681-4488

Equal Opportunity Employer