South Central Power

Careers

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.

Qualifications:

  • 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 has an immediate opening for a Field Engineer II at our Lancaster, Ohio, location. This position is responsible for investigating, surveying and staking electric distribution lines in accordance with construction specifications. Additionally, the incumbent will prepare staking sheets, submit proposals for joint use and represent the cooperative to members and others while in the field.

Responsibilities include coordinating joint use construction projects with other utilities, surveying and acquiring right-of-ways and easements, designing overhead and underground distribution lines for commercial services, residential subdivisions, feeders from substations, and bridge or roadway projects. Candidates must possess strong communication skills and build working relationships with ODOT (Ohio Department of Transportation), county engineers, electricians and other utilities.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a high school diploma. An associate’s degree in an engineering field or equivalent is preferred.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in engineering or operations for a utility is required.
  • Experience in large suburban subdivisions and/or 69kV transmission design and construction preferred.
  • Must be able to withstand adverse weather and environmental conditions.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package.

EEO – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

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South Central Power Company has an immediate opening for a General Accountant at our Lancaster, Ohio location.

Responsibilities include performing cash reconciliation to accounts receivable, preparing deposit tickets for miscellaneous cash received, reconciling consumer deposits, inputting information related to accounts receivable into the appropriate computer software programs, preparing and entering general ledger entries, performing account analysis and preparing various monthly reports. This position will calculate and prepare bills for the telephone and cable companies on both a monthly and annual basis.

Qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree in accounting with a minimum of five years’ experience in the accounting field is required.
  • The successful applicant must possess a strong knowledge of accounts receivable functions and possess strong analytical and computer skills.
  • A working knowledge of the cooperative is preferred.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package.

EEO – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

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South Central Power Company has an immediate opening for a temporary Warehouse Worker at our Circleville office.

Responsibilities include providing a full range of services related to the maintenance of the warehouse and inventory. Duties will include items such as maintaining garage and pole yard cleanliness, operating a fork lift and other equipment to unload delivery trucks, stocking inventory, loading equipment, and pulling material for workers. This position will also assist with paperwork and computer processes associated with inventory controls. Please be aware that this position is temporary and will run no longer than six months.

Qualifications

  • A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent is required, with at least one year’s experience in a related field.
  • Candidates must have a working knowledge of a personal computer and must be knowledgeable in operating equipment such as a forklift.
  • Candidates must maintain a valid Class B Commercial Driver’s License with air brakes.
  • Good customer services skills and a positive attitude are required.

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.

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Contact information:

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

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