South Central Indiana REMC (SCI REMC) is a not-for-profit electric distribution, member-owned cooperative. The cooperative is a leader in distribution technology and is headquartered in a new and progressive facility in Martinsville, Indiana. SCI REMC serves seven counties including Morgan, Monroe, Owen, Brown, Johnson, Putnam and Clay with over 3,650 miles of energized lines and 34,257 meters serving 33,000 members. SCI REMC is also in the start-up phase with the fiber division that will offer broadband services to its members’ homes and businesses.
SCI REMC is looking for qualified candidates for the Line Superintendent position. This is an early backfill for a retirement by January 2022. The selected and successful Line Superintendent will be eligible for apply for the Operations Manager position, anticipated to be available in the first half of 2022, also due to retirement. The best candidates will have demonstrated electric distribution line knowledge with leadership ability to continue a culture of trust and respect in the line department team. The best candidates will also have the proven ability to balance the goals of the cooperative while meeting its member’s satisfaction.
This key position’s general responsibilities include:
developing and promoting the required adherence to all established safety rules, regulations, and practices for line personnel; and
supervising the construction and maintenance of the distribution facilities of the REMC in conformity with established standards.
using opportunities to develop member support, understanding and acceptance of the Operations section activities as they pertain to membership.
If you are Interested in this great opportunity and meet the qualifications below,
Resumes received ONLY through the SCI website will be considered.
SCI REMC offers excellent benefits including a pension plan, 401(k) matched savings, healthcare, HSA with a generous employer contribution and much more. Joining the co-op family will prove to be a welcoming, friendly experience where employees are focused on providing the best service to all members and subscribers. Join this unique, not-for-profit business that truly values employees and encourages life-long learning and development.
** QUALIFICATIONS **
Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent plus relevant short-term courses. Graduate of a journeyman lineman apprenticeship program preferred.
Minimum of five years’ experience in electric line construction, maintenance, and repair as a journeyman lineman, with demonstrated ability to supervise personnel. Foreman experience is preferred, as well as experience in a rural electric distribution system.
Must be capable of supervising line construction and maintenance in conformity with established standards.
Must be able to supervise underground or overhead line crew and to promote adherence to all established safety rules, regulations and practices.
Must be able to help develop long-range plans for the Construction section programs, budget, personnel, facilities, equipment, and supplies.
Must be capable of developing procedures and practices for switching, energizing, taking outages, and of issuing instructions to energize or de-energize lines.
Must have the ability to communicate effectively with management, employees, members, and others.
Must be able to schedule work to meet deadlines and ensure reliable service to the membership.
Must be able to work effectively on a daily basis with a variety of individuals.
Must be able to tolerate stress and to remain calm and efficient and courteous under pressure.
Must be regular in work attendance.
Class A Commercial Driver’s License is preferred.
Maintaining the ability to perform pole-top rescue is encouraged.
SCI REMC is an EOE Minorities/Women/Disability/Veteran
About South Central IN REMC
SCI REMC is the largest electric cooperative in Indiana and is expanding services to include offering high-speed fiber to all 28,000+ members. Conveniently located about 1/2 hour south of Indianapolis, Indiana and 20 minutes north of Bloomington, Indiana.