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 an immediate opening for a Journeyman Line Worker at our Lancaster, Ohio location. 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.

South Central Power is an electric distribution cooperative headquartered in Lancaster, Ohio, with additional offices across the state. South Central Power serves approximately 115,000 customers and owns and maintains 11,600 miles of distribution line and 256 miles of 69 kV transmission line. The cooperative operates six 138 kV to 69 kV delivery points as well as 70 substations and delivery points. South Central Power serves residential and a wide range of commercial and industrial customers in very rural areas of south central and eastern Ohio as well as suburban areas south and southeast of Columbus.

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.

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South Central Power Company is seeking an experienced individual to fill the position of Security Business Manager.

This position provides leadership and direction for all functions related to the cooperative’s residential and commercial security business. This position will provide strategic direction, administrative support and overall leadership to the diversified services team. The position is responsible for the development and implementation of programs and processes that will improve efficiencies, increase member satisfaction and foster goodwill between the cooperative and its members.

The position would report to our Lancaster office with frequent travel required. This position will report to the vice president of Member Services. Direct reports include a staff of four fulfilling front-line service responsibilities on a day-to-day basis.

Qualifications

  • Candidates should hold a bachelor’s degree in business administration or a related field.
  • At least seven years of practical application of skills with three of the seven years being in a supervisory or management position.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to communicate both verbally and in writing. Must demonstrate the ability to successfully lead change, supervise personnel and deal with a variety of people under different and sometimes difficult circumstances.
  • Experience in sales and marketing is required. Technical knowledge of home and commercial security products is required. Must be proficient with computer programs like Word and Excel. Must maintain a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.

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 Journeyman Line Worker at our Hillsboro, Ohio, location. 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 six 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 an Apprentice Line Worker at our Hillsboro, Ohio, location. 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.

Qualifications:

  • Must possess a high school degree or equivalent
  • Completion of a trade program in the electrical field
  • Previous line work experience preferred
  • Maintain a Class A CDL
  • Successfully pass a background check, drug/alcohol test and a physical and knowledge based pre-hire assessment

Apprentices are required to successfully complete a company-sponsored apprenticeship program. The awarded candidate will be required to reside within 25 miles of the assigned work facility within the first six months of employment and 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 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
2780 Coonpath Road NE
Lancaster, OH 43130
Fax: 740-681-4488

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