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INTERNET INSTALL/REPAIR TECHNICIAN - A job opening exists in the Johnson City, TN, Power Board Data Department for an Internet Install/Repair Technician. Successful candidate will successfully perform the following: Determine optimal location to install exterior Internet antenna based on signal strength and best line of sight to access point, install external antenna on customer roof or other exterior surface in residential and commercial applications, run CAT5 cable from external antenna to internal access point, including wall fish; terminate, test, and securely fasten all CAT5 cable runs; align external antenna to receive optimal signal strength using a tablet or laptop to measure transmit/receive signal strength and quality, perform Internet speed tests to ensure delivered speeds are within acceptable range, assist customer with initial PC, LAN, and wireless configuration; troubleshoot causes of speed and reliability issues and complete necessary repairs, interact with customers with a high level of customer service skills and in a manner which positively represents JCPB.

QUALIFICATIONS: High-school diploma or equivalent, basic knowledge of RF theory and deployment practices, strong knowledge of networking, cable types, codes, and standards related to commercial and residential communications cabling installation and maintenance; PC skills and experience with Windows-based programs and strong critical-thinking and problem-solving skills; minimum two years’ experience in a technical support and/or operations role related to installation and support of telecommunications services, fiber splicing experience preferred, must have the ability to work safety at height from an extension ladder and/or bucket. Only qualified applicants considered. EEO/M/F. Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to: Johnson City Power Board/Customer Service Attn: Human Resources P.O. Box 1636 Johnson City, TN 37605 or fax to: 952-5044 by Friday, February 19, 2016

(2/3/2016) SYSTEMS CONTROL OPERATOR - Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation is seeking a dynamic individual to join our Engineering team in our Systems Control Center located in our corporate office. The successful candidate must be a high- school graduate or equivalent; four-year degree in a related field from an accredited college preferred. Entry level position. Classification into the second level requires basic experience in a systems control environment performing OMS, SCADA, and related system functions. Classification into the final level requires continuous satisfactory job performance, successful completion of required training, and the ability to manage all areas of electrical system operation and restoration. Progression to each level is subject to supervisor recommendation. A minimum of five (5) years’ experience related to this work is required. Will be working shift work in seven (7) day operation which will require both night and weekend work schedule. Responsibilities include performing the functions necessary to direct, monitor, and operate the MTEMC electric distribution system in a safe, efficient, and reliable manner, and be able to exercise quick decision making in accordance with normal and emergency procedures. Excellent benefits package. MTEMC employment application and transcript of grades are required. Apply in writing before Feb. 17, 2016 to: Human Resources, 555 New Salem Highway, Murfreesboro, TN 37129. Applications received after the closing date will not be accepted. “Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.” Toll Free Job Line – 1-877-99MTEMC


INFORMATION SYSTEMS REPRESENTATIVE - As a member of the Central Service Association Member Services department, the Information Systems Representative role will be responsible for training member utilities on various CSA software applications and providing customer support throughout the service area.

Essential Job Functions: Strong communication skills, strong accounting knowledge, problem-solving, troubleshooting, project management. Significant travel in the seven-state service area.

Minimum Qualifications: BS degree in business, related or equivalent work experience. Experience in the public-utility industry would be beneficial. Aptitude for problem-solving, ability to multi-task.

CSA offers competitive salary and benefits to include health, dental, vision, LTD, and life insurance, pension, 401K, vacation, sick leave, holidays, professional work environment, and many other benefits. If you feel you are qualified for this position and are interested in a competitive salary with excellent benefits, contact CSA in confidence with cover letter, resume, references and salary history at: CENTRAL SERVICE ASSOCIATION HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT PO BOX 3480 TUPELO, MS 38803-3480 EMAIL EOE M/F


ELECTRICAL PROJECT MANAGER / FISHER ARNOLD INC. - Job Title: Electrical Project Manager / Job Type: Full-Time / Employee Level: Experienced (Non-Supervisor) / Location: Memphis & Chattanooga, TN.

Position Overview: Assist the department head in managing and mentoring team members, coordinating schedules, monitoring budgets and ensuring the delivery of quality work products. Develop engineering drawings and specifications for projects within the Electrical Power Transmission and Distribution Department. Produce detailed electrical designs for lighting, grounding, control schematics and power plans complete with equipment layouts, design calculations and equipment coordination. Coordinate with other support disciplines and regulatory agencies. Perform quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC).

Requirements and Skills • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited 4-year degree program. • Experience: 5-plus years of progressive experience within the large-scale power distribution/transmission industry. • Licensing: PE Licensure or the ability to obtain a license in TN and, as required, other states. Competency • Be technically competent in all aspects of power electrical engineering. • Manage scope, budget, and schedules for a team of multi-disciplined project and design engineers and CAD Technicians. • Manage multiple projects concurrently. • Manage project budgets including the development of detailed project instructions, scope of work, level of effort, and associated man-hour estimates. • Be responsible for time management and work-product quality. • Keep accurate and up-to-date project accounting on all assigned projects. • Conduct written and oral project reporting for clients and department including project- design status, upcoming milestones, project accounting, percent completes, progress reports, etc.

INCLUDE SALARY REQUIREMENTS / FISHER & ARNOLD IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Job Type: Full-time Required experience: • Progressive experience within the large scale power distribution and transmission industry:5-plus years Required license or certification: • PE Licensure Required education: • Bachelor's Interested candidates should send a resume to FA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidate will work in a drug-free environment and will have to submit to an initial screening.


GENERAL MANAGER - The Russellville Electric Plant Board (EPBsmartnet), Russellville, KY, is accepting résumés for the position of General Manager to provide exceptional management and leadership of a municipally owned public utility system including electric and FTTH triple play broadband services. Applicants should reside in or be willing to relocate into the EPB Electric service territory, have a minimum of a four-year degree in engineering, business or related field from an accredited university and 10 years of experience in progressively responsible positions, preferably with an electric and/or broadband utility, with a minimum of five years of supervisory experience on the senior-management level.

Requires high-level written and oral communication skills. Résumé must include a summary of education, work experience, accomplishments relevant to the position and contact information for three work references and two personal references. Include official transcript, community involvement, and salary history and salary expectations. Submissions will be accepted until the position is filled. Mail résumé and supporting documents to: Search Committee, P. O. Box 1085, Russellville, KY 42276.


GENERAL MANAGER - The Electric Plant Board of the City of Princeton, KY (PEPB) is seeking qualified applicants for its General Manager position. PEPB is a municipal electric utility providing electric service to 4,000 customers in the city of Princeton, KY and portions of surrounding Caldwell County. PEPB provides electric service via a transmission/distribution system consisting of more than 13 miles of 161kv transmission line, more than 130 miles of overhead and underground distribution lines, and two substations. The service territory encompasses 100 square miles. PEPB’s total assets are in excess of $30 million, with annual operating revenues in excess of $13 million. PEPB is governed by a five-member board of directors. Board members are appointed by Princeton’s mayor and approved by the Princeton City Council. However, decisions made by the board are independent of the City Council and do not require approval of the Council.

The qualifications for this position are any combination of education and/or experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the job as determined by PEPB. Qualified candidates must possess exemplary interpersonal and communication skills. The candidate must be a proven leader and demonstrate the ability and willingness to participate in community-wide endeavors and projects. The general manager reports to the board of directors and is responsible for the daily operations of the utility and its business affairs pursuant to the budgets, policies and programs approved by the Board. The general manager directs a professional staff of employees with substantial experience in all aspects of the public power industry. The total current staff number is 16.

COMPENSATION: The compensation package offered will vary based on credentials and proven abilities of the individual selected, and can be expected to include a competitive base salary driven by qualifications and accomplishments. BENEFITS: PEPB offers an excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental, and vision plans, disability plans, life insurance and retirement plan. The general manager will be provided with an automobile. PEPB will be accepting resumes until March 1, 2016. Candidates desiring to be considered must submit a cover letter, resume, salary history, and a minimum of four (4) professional references to: Princeton Lumber Company Attention: Rumsey B. Taylor III RE: Princeton Electric Plant Board General Manager Post Office Box 590 Princeton, KY 42445

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