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Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc. Journeyman Electrician in Marston, Missouri

Discover a POWERful career at Associated Electric! Our organization offers challenging and rewarding work with career development and internal mobility opportunities - all within a family friendly and community centric culture. Our purpose is simple - to provide safe, reliable and affordable energy for our member-owners. At Associated Electric, one of the largest electric cooperatives in the nation, opportunities to gain valuable experience and contribute new ideas in an ever-changing industry are endless.

We are currently seeking applicants for a Journeyman Electrician in the Electrical Department of our Power Production Division located in Marston, MO.

The New Madrid Power Plant seeks a highly motivated individual with journeyman-level experience in power production or a manufacturing environment. Under the direct supervision of the Electrical Supervisor, the Journeyman Electrician will perform electrical maintenance on most of the electrical equipment inside and outside the plant and must have a working knowledge of PLC’s.

  • Electrical maintenance includes trouble-shooting, repairing equipment, installation of new equipment, modification of existing equipment, structures, and grounds. Candidates must be able to interpret blueprints, diagrams, schematics, and drawings.

  • Electrical equipment included, but not limited to, are motors, switchgears, control circuits, electrical generators, elevators, communications systems, station batteries, battery charges, inverters, electrostatic precipitators, boiler lighter electrodes, and lighting. They will perform other work as assigned.

Qualified applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent, at least five years “hands on” experience and must have completed an approved apprenticeship program or have direct on the job training equal to an apprenticeship. Additional education is a plus.

As an employer of choice and a certified Great Place to Work, Associated provides employees competitive compensation, 401k with an employer match, health, paid disability leave and other benefits. We support employees in their journey to physical, financial, emotional and social well-being and we encourage employees to enjoy time away with Paid Time Off, paid holidays and volunteerism in community events. Associated’s culture includes opportunities for personal and professional growth including tuition reimbursement. Come join a team where your talents are appreciated, your voice is heard, and your work has an impact!

To learn more and apply for a position, please visit You will be able to upload additional applicant documents (i.e. resume, cover letter). AECI is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment. Please contact us if you require assistance in filling out an application. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to an appointment.

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Our pre-employment testing procedure has changed effective July 19, 2022 . When you apply, you will receive an email with additional information.

Discover a POWERful opportunity at Associated Electric Cooperative.About 910,000 homes, farms and businesses count on their rural electric cooperatives to deliver electricity 24/7. And they do with power from Associated Electric, the wholesale power supplier to six regional generation and transmission cooperatives (G&Ts) that serve 51 local electric cooperatives in Missouri, southeast Iowa and northeast Oklahoma. Each employee at Associated Electric plays a part in providing economic and reliable power to member-owners. Associated employs about 700 people full time at one Arkansas and three Missouri locations, offering employment opportunities across a wide spectrum of technical, operational and professional disciplines. The cooperative is committed to employees and provides a competitive compensation and benefit package, as well as opportunities for personal and professional development. Associated Electric has many strengths: tremendous generation and transmission assets; a strong balance sheet; and a dedicated, talented workforce. If you are ready to work with a company whose financial position and credit ratings continue to be among the best in the country and in a work environment where leaders truly care about the well-being of the workforce, you have come to the right place.