Careers at Missouri River Energy Services

An engaging culture, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits make MRES a great place to work.

MRES is headquartered in Sioux Falls, S.D. We are a joint-action agency supporting 61 member municipalities that own and operate their own electric distribution systems in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. 

We offer a flexible and friendly work environment that promotes a long-lasting career, which is demonstrated by our 98 percent employee retention. We provide competitive salaries, a comprehensive/low-cost benefits package with unique offerings not found at other employers, and we invest in our employees with ongoing training and development.  


We're hiring for the following position:

  • Journey or 3rd Year Apprentice Line Worker - Olivia, Minnesota

Click on the Find A Job or Internships links below to learn more about these positions.

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Journey or 3rd Year Apprentice Line Worker - Olivia, Minnesota

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to begin our journey with the electric distribution maintenance services to the City of Olivia. In this role, you will be responsible for operating and maintaining the municipal electric utility distribution systems in a safe and efficient manner. You will play an active role in the operation, construction, reconstruction, maintenance and repair of the City of Olivia’s electrical distribution system and associated equipment, and, as the customer energy needs continue to evolve, so too will your role.

Journey and Apprentice Line Worker Requirements:

  • 3rd Step Apprentice Required
  • Active Driver’s License
  • Ability to Obtain a MN Class A CDL Endorsement Within 6 Months
  • CPR Certified
  • Reside within 20 minutes of Olivia, MN 

Additional Journey Line Worker Requirements:

  •  Journey Line Worker from an accepted apprenticeship program
  • 4 years of experience in the operation, construction, reconstruction, and maintenance of electrical distribution systems and associated equipment.  

We provide very competitive wages, a comprehensive/low-cost benefit package, and an outstanding work environment that promotes a long-lasting career.  

Visit our website at www.mrenergy.com. For consideration, send your resume describing your qualifications for the position to hr@mrenergy.comPosition closes May 5, 2019. EOE

An internship at MRES is an advantage for students who want to learn more about engineering, communications, accounting or business. We give students real-world experience and our interns work on projects that matter. MRES internships usually begin in late-mid May and typically last 10 to 12 weeks.

Internships

An internship at MRES is an advantage for students who want to learn more about engineering, communications, accounting or business. We give students real-world experience and our interns work on projects that matter. MRES internships usually begin in late May. You'll gain real work experience, and you’ll work with a team that encourages learning and growth.

Check back with us next year for open internships.

Learn More About The Sioux Falls Area

MRES is headquartered in Sioux Falls, the largest city in South Dakota. From its miles of trails and lakes, local wineries and breweries, to world-class music, theater and a thriving foodie scene, Sioux Falls offers big-city perks with small-town charm.

Sioux Falls is the fastest growing metro area in the Midwest, with businesses and residents eager to move in. Key economic sectors include agribusiness, education, finance, healthcare and telecommunications, and businesses here enjoy South Dakota’s lack of a state corporate income tax. 

The Sioux Falls School District serves more than 23,000 students.

Sioux Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau

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