Employment

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 Corporation jobs page.
  2. Browse open jobs to find Otter Tail Power Company listings.
  3. You must create an account and submit your resume to Otter Tail Corporation.
  4. Your resume will remain on file and you may update your resume at any time.

Current Openings 

Electrical Technician

Location

Jamestown, North Dakota

Responsibilities

Installs, tests, repairs and maintains many types of high and low voltage electrical, electronic, oil, air and hydraulic equipment and controls. This involves circuit breakers, reclosers, voltage regulators, capacitor switches, motor-operated switches, batteries and chargers, over-current relays, portable subs, transformers and all types of transmission, distribution and generation equipment.

Qualifications

This position requires a two-year associate degree in Electrical/Electronic Technology from an accredited school or company approved military training, correspondence or equivalent training and experience. It is essential that applicant have a thorough understanding of electrical and electronic schematics and diagrams, as well as mechanical ability to repair any type of equipment. Good judgment is required in making decisions in emergency situations. Some overnight travel may be required.

Resume deadline

June 03, 2015

Employment Testing

We administer aptitude and skills tests to job candidates for some positions. Edison Electric Institute (EEI), an association of investor-owned utilities across the United States, developed many of the tests. EEI Practice Tests (login required) are available to help learn about and prepare for these pre-employment tests.