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.

MRES is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Sioux Falls Ranked as the 3rd Hottest Job Market in 2020.


For the third year in a row, Sioux Falls Ranked #1 in 2019 as the Best City
for Young Professionals.


Sioux Falls Ranked #1 in Best Small Places
for Businesses and Careers.

—Forbes 2018

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Graphic Designer – Benefited Part-Time

We are looking for a highly motivated and multi-talented individual to join our organization in our newly created position as a Graphic Designer. This role is a part-time benefited position of 20 hours a week with flexible scheduling. In this role, you will be supporting internal and external needs for art and design, following brand guidelines, typography, and photography to promote our organization. This person will assist in creating and designing marketing and communication materials for print and electronic media including websites, social media, newsletters, annual reports, brochures, infographics and other communication/marketing campaigns.

Graphic Designer Requirements:

· 2 or 4 year bachelor’s degree in art, graphic design or related field; or

· 3+ years’ experience in a creative, marketing or advertising or design environment

· A portfolio that demonstrates strong design and brand mastery of previous work

· Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office

· Solid knowledge of design and visual principles

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Strong organizational skills

· Ability to understand the needs of the target audiences

· Ability to work independently, to follow directions, and to work as part of a team

· Photography and videography skills are a plus

We provide very competitive wages, a comprehensive/low-cost benefits package, and an outstanding work environment that promotes a long-lasting career. The position is located in our Sioux Falls office. Visit our website at For consideration, send your resume describing your qualifications for the position to Position closes March 19, 2021. 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 May. You'll gain real work experience, and you’ll work with a team that encourages learning and growth.

Learn more about Careers in the Energy Field

The possibilities are endless with a career in the energy industry. All types of skills and interests are needed in a wide range of careers -- from engineers to accounts, and from communicators to IT. With the right education and training, you can begin a rewarding, well-paying energy career.

Learn more about the industry at Get Into Energy.

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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