Midwest Energy has an opening for a Line Foreman in western Kansas. This position is responsible for service reliability for Midwest Energy, Inc. customers through the construction and maintenance of the electric system to insure that it meets specifications. Individual will be responsible for coordinating and leading personnel in the planning and coordination of construction, maintenance and operations of electric facilities. Promote safe working habits and enforce all safety rules and regulations adopted by the company.
Midwest offers a comprehensive benefit package. Applicants should submit an application and a resume summarizing their relevant experience and training, along with a letter of application.
Applicants must be a high school graduate plus have advanced trade knowledge equivalent to four years of apprenticeship is required. A minimum of four years of increasingly responsible experience in construction and maintenance of electric utility system. Leadership, supervisory and human relations experience is preferred.Must possess knowledge of all operational aspects of electrical transmission and distribution systems. Must become familiar with the Company Safety Manual, Construction Specifications, Approved List of Materials, National Electric Safety Code, OSHA Rules and Regulations, and the National Electric Code.
Must have ability to construct and operate an electrical distribution system. Should be skilled in the areas of organizing, planning, and directing the efforts of the crew. Must have supervisory and leadership skills in motivating, training, and evaluating subordinates in order to obtain the highest degree of productivity and be responsible for the development of individual capabilities. Must have customer service skills and possess good writing, verbal and interpersonal skills. Individual must possess a valid Commercial Drivers License (CDL) Class A and carry a current medical card.
About Midwest Energy, Inc
Midwest Energy, Inc is Kansas' largest energy cooperative, serving approximately 45,000 electric meters and 45,000 natural gas meters in 41 central and western Kansas counties. Headquartered in Hays, KS. Midwest Energy is proud of its growth-oriented and entrepreneurial history. Midwest employees 280 employees.