Career Opportunities | South Central Power

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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

 

 

"I work safe to hear my daughters ay, "I want to be a lineman too daddy."" Tony Fowler, line servicer.

South Central Power Company, Ohio’s largest electric cooperative, has immediate openings for Line Servicers (line trouble person) at our Lancaster, Ohio location.

Premier wages, 110% of base Journeyman Line Worker rate, and benefit package including:

  • Pays $54.46 per hour!
  • Benefit package includes:
    • Employer contribution to an employer paid pension and 401(k)
    • No waiting period for paid time off
    • Medical, dental, vision benefits
    • Employer paid life and disability insurance
    • Clothing and boot allowances provided annually
    • Full wellness program including onsite fitness facility and wellness reimbursement
    • Assigned company truck and mobile work capability

Position responsibilities include performing work involved with the installation, maintenance, and operation of electrical facilities. The Line Servicer is the first responder to trouble calls, investigating, correcting and clearing trouble. Must be able to communicate effectively with members as well as the cooperative in resolving trouble calls. Safety is a top priority of South Central Power Company. Therefore, the successful candidate will have demonstrated safe work practices, sound judgement, exceptional communication and leadership skills, and be committed to playing an active role in safety.

The awarded candidate will be required to reside within 30 miles of the Lancaster office and be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for scheduled or unscheduled assignments. Must successfully complete a pre-assessment verifying Journeyman Line Worker status as determined by the cooperative.

What the job requires

  • Journeyman Line Worker certification
  • A minimum of one year experience working as a certified Journeyman Line Worker
  • Valid Class A, Commercial Driver’s License, and a current Department of Transportation Medical Examiners Certificate

Apply to join our team today!

EEO – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

 

"You have to be physically fit, you have to be smart, focused on safety and mentally strong." - Max Woods, line worker

South Central Power Company has immediate openings for Journeyman Line Workers at our Lancaster, Ohio location.

*Premium wages and competitive benefit package including:

  • Pays $49.51 per hour!
  • Benefit package valued at more than $30.00 per hour. Benefit package includes:
    • Employer contribution to an employer paid pension and 401(k)
    • No waiting period for paid time off
    • Medical, dental, vision benefits
    • Employer paid life and disability insurance
    • Clothing and boot allowances provided annually
    • Full wellness program including onsite fitness facility and wellness reimbursement

Responsibilities will be assigned based on the successful candidate’s level of training and experience but will include types of work involved with the installation, maintenance, operation, removal and inspection of electrical transmission and distribution facilities, which includes substations. Safety is a top priority of South Central Power Company. Therefore, the successful candidate will have demonstrated safe work practices, exceptional communication skills, and be committed to playing an active role in safety.

The awarded candidate will be required to reside within 30 miles of the Lancaster office and be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for scheduled or unscheduled assignments.

Qualifications: 

  • Journeyman Line Worker certification
  • Valid Class A, Commercial Driver’s License, and a current Department of Transportation Medical Examiners Certificate
  • Successfully pass a background check, drug/alcohol test and pre-employment physical
  • Must successfully complete a pre-assessment verifying Journeyman Line Worker status as determined by the Cooperative

Apply to join our team today!

EEO – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

South Central Power Company has an immediate opening for a Member Service Representative at our brand-new Lancaster, Ohio location. Candidates who have strong customer service experience are encouraged to apply.

This is a position in our call center and primarily involves supporting our members’ inbound phone calls.  Candidates are responsible for ensuring member satisfaction by performing diverse clerical tasks requiring detailed analysis and sound judgment. This position maintains accurate member account information and will communicate with members in person and over the phone regarding billing, collections, capital credits and other inquiries.

We are looking for an experienced individual who is self-motivated, organized, and handles situations with tact and poise. The successful candidate will demonstrate sound judgment, effective problem-solving skills, strong attention to detail, and excellent written and verbal skills. This is position reports directly to our Member Services Supervisor.

What the job requires…

  • High school diploma. Post-secondary education in Business Administration equivalent to an Associate Degree is preferred.
  • Two years of customer service experience. Experience with handling cash.
  • Candidates must have strong communication skills. Must have basic knowledge of the operation of office equipment, including computers, calculators, fax machines and copiers. Must have the ability to perform arithmetic operations quickly and efficiently and must be proficient on a 10-key calculator and accurately type at least 40 words per minute.

We offer a competitive salary, strong benefits package, and this position is eligible for hybrid remote work. Apply to join our awesome team today!

 

EEO – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

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South Central Power Company has an immediate opening for Journeyman Line Worker at at our Barnesville location.

Premier wages and competitive benefit package including:

  • Employer contribution to an employer paid pension and 401(k)
  • No waiting period for paid time off
  • Medical, dental, vision benefits
  • Employer paid life and disability insurance
  • Clothing and boot allowances provided annually
  • Full wellness program including wellness reimbursement

Responsibilities will be assigned based on the successful candidate’s level of training and experience but will include types of work involved with the installation, maintenance, operation, removal and inspection of electrical transmission and distribution facilities, which includes substations. Safety is a top priority of South Central Power Company. Therefore, the successful candidate will have demonstrated safe work practices, exceptional communication skills, and be committed to playing an active role in safety.

The awarded candidate will be required to reside within 30 miles of the Barnesville office and be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for scheduled or unscheduled assignments.

Qualifications: 

  • Journeyman Line Worker certification
  • Valid Class A, Commercial Driver’s License, and a current Department of Transportation Medical Examiners Certificate
  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Successfully pass a background check, drug/alcohol test and pre-employment physical
  • Must successfully complete a pre-assessment verifying Journeyman Line Worker status as determined by the Cooperative

Apply to join our team today! 

 

EEO – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans


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South Central Power 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.

 

Benefit summary

South Central Power offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Here’s a snapshot of the programs we offer:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Workplace flexibility programs
  • Onsite fitness facilities and wellness programs
  • Paid time off  – helping you rest and recharge
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Flexible spending and health savings accounts
  • A 401k plan and defined pension plan helping you achieve those retirement goals
  • Life insurance programs for employee, spouse and children
  • Disability insurance for peace of mind
  • Education assistance
  • Employee assistance program – there when you need it most

 

Learn about working for cooperatives

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Contact information:

Human Resources Department
South Central Power Company
720 Mill Park Drive
Lancaster, OH 43130
Fax: 740-681-4488

Equal Opportunity Employer

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