Mountain View Electric Association Inc Engineering Staking Technician in Peyton, Colorado

Mountain View Electric Association (MVEA) was incorporated in 1941 and is a valued member of the community we serve. We are a growing not-for-profit electric cooperative owned and run by our members. We provide reliable and affordable electric service to a portion of eight counties located within a 5,000 square mile territory.

Top Reasons to Work with Us:

  • Competitive Salary and Outstanding Benefits Package

  • Traditional Pension Plan and 401(k) with Company Match

  • Stable and Growing Company

  • Amazing Four-Day Workweek

  • Great Company Culture!!

Job Summary:

We are looking for an experienced Electrical Distribution Staking Technician to work at our Falcon Operations Center, located at the eastern edge of beautiful Colorado Springs. This position performs a variety of engineering tasks, including, but not limited to designing construction and retirement of the co-op's electric distribution system.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for single and three-phase designs of overhead and underground electric distribution systems for commercial and residential areas.

  • Good understanding of electric distribution systems.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office and engineering software.

  • Ability to read, interpret and understand construction specifications, easements and legal descriptions.

  • Research and obtain easements, rights-of-way, and statements of authority as required.

Job Requirements

  • Must be a self-motivated individual with a high level of accuracy and the ability to analyze details.

  • Responsible for project management duties to ensure timely and accurate preparation of designs, staking sheets and cost estimates.

  • Candidates must have the ability to interpret a variety of technical instruction in mathematical or diagram form and deal with abstract and concrete variables.

  • Applicants must have four years of field experience designing and staking single and three-phase distribution systems with an electric utility.

  • Ability to react to change productively and to handle a high workload.

  • Ability to use an electronic digital transit, a measuring wheel, and metal detector.

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and strong math skills.

  • High school graduate or equivalent. Associates degree in related field preferred.