Careers

Are you interested in a career in the electric utility industry? Bookmark this page and check back often for opportunities at Otter Tail Power Company.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.  

To apply online:

  1. Go to the Otter Tail Power Company jobs page.
  2. Click on a job title to review the posting and to apply.
  3. Your resume will remain on file and you may update it at any time.

To contact us regarding the accessibility of our website, or if you need assistance completing the application process, please email otpjobopps@otpco.com.

Current openings

Service Representative/Lineman

Location

Parshall, North Dakota

Responsibilities

Operate the electrical distribution system and serves as the Company representative in the designated group of towns. Installs, removes or replaces meters in customer establishments.  Install and maintain service lines, receiving customer complaints and performing necessary repair work to overhead distribution or service facilities.

Qualifications

Applicants must be sufficiently qualified as a Journeyman Lineman with a minimum of four years of experience and be able to do necessary emergency repair work. Must have knowledge of electric line construction, maintenance, and repair. Must be able to assume responsibilities for area operations, maintain favorable public relations, and supervise and instruct assistants as necessary. Must have a valid unrestricted interstate commercial driver’s license. Successful applicant will be expected to reside within 17 miles of permanent headquarters in Parshall, North Dakota.

Resume deadline
February 09, 2021

Apply online at Otter Tail Power Company Jobs page.

Customer Service Representative

Location

Jamestown, North Dakota

Responsibilities

Successful applicant will provide complete, accurate, and timely customer service and marketing service to all external and internal telephone and web customers.

Qualifications

This position requires good organizational, excellent written and verbal communication, and customer service skills. Should be familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, and related computer programs. Experience in customer service, accounting, and marketing would be beneficial.

Resume deadline
February 01, 2021

Apply online at Otter Tail Power Company Jobs page.

Rates Analyst

Location

Fergus Falls, Minnesota

Responsibilities

Responsible for financial analysis used to determine the revenue requirements associated with various cost recovery mechanisms such as riders, as well as preparation of required financial information and analysis used in the development of general rate cases.

Qualifications

For this role, we require a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics, and/or experience in financial services for a complex organization.

Superior analytic, process-improvement, and business acumen;  understanding of economics and accounting theories necessary for electric rate design and revenue requirements determination is helpful; knowledge of regulatory rules, the governing statutes and legal process as applied to the regulation of an electric utility is helpful; the ability to establish and maintain effective professional working relationships; and demonstrated effectiveness in both written and oral communication skills. The successful applicant must be able to work independently and as part of a team, thrive in an environment of multiple priorities, and work under pressure to proactively meet deadlines.  Company and/or industry knowledge preferred.

Resume deadline
January 27, 2021

Apply online at Otter Tail Power Company Jobs page.