Ravalli Electric Co-op, located in the Bitterroot Valley in Western Montana, is seeking a full-time System Engineer to join our member focused team. This position is responsible for engineering and planning and will direct, guide, or assist in the engineering activities by applying technical knowledge, sound engineering judgment, and skill to ensure REC's system meets present and future requirements and is rendering safe, efficient, and reliable service.
We invite candidates to apply for this position at www.ravallielectric.com and submit a completed REC job application, resume, and a detailed letter of interest.
Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or a related engineering degree is required. A working knowledge of NESC and NEC standards, and Rural Utilities Service training is preferred.
Ability to work with all departments in the preparation of plans and studies relating to sectionalizing, over current protection, device coordination, over voltage protection, voltage improvement, power factor correction, load balancing, and system reliability.
Computer skills strong knowledge of Excel, staking, CAD and modeling software. NISC experience preferred.
Ability to maintain a project schedule with multiple deadlines and apply critical thinking to design challenges.
Excellent written and verbal communication; creating and delivering presentations a plus.
Successful applicant must possess a valid Montana driver’s license, always present a professional appearance, and deliver exceptional customer service. Applicant must successfully pass a pre-employment drug test and background check.
Additional Salary Information: Salary and benefit package is highly competitive.