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, sex, 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 

Intern

Location

Wahpeton, ND

Responsibilities

Assist Storekeepers in the daily duties involved in receiving and shipping of all material and equipment as needed. The student will also help maintain the building and grounds and assist with other duties as assigned, participate in safety meetings and adhere to all safety rules.   

Qualifications

Must have a valid driver’s license, be able to work outside at times and be safety aware. This internship will be temporary from approximately May 2015 through mid-August 2015.

Resume deadline

May 01, 2015

Electrician

Location

Coyote Station, Beulah, North Dakota

Responsibilities

Job duties include installing, testing, troubleshooting, calibrating and repairing power plant electrical equipment. Must perform assignments safely, using good judgment, with a sense of responsibility and have the ability to work well with others.

Qualifications

Position requires a minimum of two years technical school, with a working knowledge of electrical apparatus and schematics. Must be physically fit, mentally alert and possess good communication skills. Must be physically able to perform all maintenance duties requiring standing, sitting, crawling, climbing, lifting and work in temperature extremes from below zero to above 100 degrees. Must be able to read and understand drawings, schematic diagrams, and written instructions on electrical equipment and plant systems.

Successful applicant will be required to reside within 20 miles of Coyote Station. Applicant will be required to complete an aptitude inventory.

Resume deadline

May 08, 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.