Careers at IMPA and Our Member Utilities

Careers at IMPA and Our Member Utilities


A variety of career opportunities currently exist at IMPA and in our member communities.

IMPA - Member Services Specialist
IMPA - Plant Systems Operator

IMPA - Journeyman Lineman
IMPA - Equipment Operator/Groundman
IMPA - Instrument and Control/Electrician Technician

Troy Utilities - Utility Worker
City of Frankfort - Lineman
Town of Edinburgh - Journeyman Lineworker
Lebanon Utilities - Journeyman Lineworker
Lebanon Utilities - Lineworker Apprentice














 
IMPA - Member Services Specialist
Indiana Municipal Power Agency, a wholesale electric generating and transmission company located in Carmel, Indiana is looking for an energetic individual to assist with its on-going, comprehensive member services effort to enhance IMPA’s relationships with its members, enhance the members’ relationships with their customers and enhance awareness of the Agency.  
 
Responsibilities include maintaining steady contact with member electric utility staff, including line and meter department, to monitor IMPA’s progress toward satisfying members’ needs.  This position will require strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to travel up to 70% of the time, primarily within the state of Indiana.  One to three years of experience preferred.  Electric utility industry experience and/or customer service experience in the Public Power industry are a plus.  A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred.  Excellent salary and benefits package.  For confidential consideration, send resume & salary history to:
 
Human Resources
Indiana Municipal Power Agency
11610 North College Avenue
Carmel, Indiana 46032
 
or by e-mail to: careers@impa.com














 
IMPA - Plant Systems Operator
Indiana Municipal Power Agency (IMPA), a wholesale electric generating and transmission company serving municipal electric utilities is looking for qualified applicants to fill the Plant Systems Operator in a coal-fired, steam generating power plant located in Richmond, Indiana.  Responsibilities include the safe, efficient and reliable operation of coal fired steam power plant systems.  Experience with boilers, turbine generators and related auxiliary equipment is a plus.  Applicants should have general safety knowledge and experience having worked in the vicinity of high, medium, and low-voltage electrical equipment.

A minimum of an Associate’s Degree in mechanical studies or high school diploma with applicable equivalent job related experience in power generation or industrial manufacturing is required.  The ideal candidate would have a strong mechanical aptitude with a minimum of five years’ experience in power plant technologies.
 
IMPA, located in Carmel, Indiana, offers an excellent benefits package including family health, dental and vision insurance, 401 (k) plan, tuition reimbursement, and a competitive salary. Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit a resume, including professional references and salary history to careers@impa.com or to:
 
Vice President of Human Resources
Indiana Municipal Power Agency
11610 North College Avenue
Carmel, IN 46032












 


IMPA - Journeyman Lineman
Indiana Municipal Power Agency, a wholesale electric generating and transmission company headquartered in Carmel, Indiana is looking for a qualified Journeyman Lineman.  This position will be responsible for the proper installation, operation, and maintenance of the electric transmission and distribution systems for various IMPA municipal members.  A thorough knowledge of power line construction and maintenance is required for this position. 
 
The successful applicant must live within 50 miles of Spiceland, Indiana. This position will include response to emergency system outages after normal work hours.  Journeyman Lineman Certification and Class A CDL are required. This position requires a high awareness of safety standards and compliance with company safe workplace culture.
 
IMPA offers an excellent benefits package including family health, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement, and a competitive salary.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply with salary history by e-mail at careers@impa.com or to:
 
Vice President of Human Resources
Indiana Municipal Power Agency
11610 North College Avenue
Carmel, IN 46032





 








 
IMPA - Equipment Operator/Groundman
Indiana Municipal Power Agency, a wholesale electric generating and transmission company headquartered in Carmel, Indiana is looking for a qualified Equipment Operator and Groundman.  This position will be responsible for assisting in the construction, operation, and maintenance of overhead and underground electric transmission and distribution systems for various IMPA municipal members.
 
This position will include response to emergency system outages after normal work hours. Class A CDL required.  This position requires a high awareness of safety standards and compliance with company safe workplace culture.
 
IMPA offers an excellent benefits package including family health, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement, and a competitive salary.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply with salary history by e-mail at careers@impa.com or to:
 
Vice President of Human Resources
Indiana Municipal Power Agency
11610 North College Avenue
Carmel, IN 46032.













 

IMPA - Instrument and Control/Electrical Technician
Indiana Municipal Power Agency (IMPA), a wholesale electric generating and transmission company serving 61 municipal electric utilities, is looking for an Instrument and Control/Electrical Technician to fill a position at Whitewater Valley Station, a coal-fired, steam generating power plant located in Richmond, Indiana:
 
The ideal candidate would have exceptional electrical and controls troubleshooting abilities and theoretical knowledge along with an extensive background and knowledge base of the installation and maintenance of power generation control systems and electrical equipment. Experience with PLCs, computer systems and software is required. Applicants should have electrical safety knowledge and experience having worked with and in the vicinity of high, medium, and low-voltage electrical equipment.
 
A minimum of High School diploma with applicable equivalent job related experience in power generation or industrial manufacturing is required, and an Associate’s Degree or higher in electrical studies is preferred. 
 
IMPA offers an excellent benefits package including family health, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement, and a competitive salary. Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit a resume, including professional references and salary history to careers@impa.com or to:
 
Vice President of Human Resources
Indiana Municipal Power Agency
11610 North College Avenue
Carmel, IN 46032














 
Town of Troy - Utility Worker
The Town of Troy is seeking an individual to fill the position of Utility Worker.

Duties and Responsibilities
Help maintain the Electric, Water, and Sewer systems.

Water – Daily samples, meter reading, locate and repair leaks, maintain property, use backhoe and trencher.  Must be willing to get certified as a WT3 Water Operator and operate the Water Filtration Plant.

Electric – Help maintain the distribution systems repair outages, install new services, operate a bucket and digger truck, willing to be trained as a lineman, tree trimming.

Sewer – Help maintain the sewer system, maintain lift stations, pulling pumps, rebuilding the rails, repairing leaks, willing to get Sewer Certification for the Water Filtration Plant.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
An understanding of electricity, water, and sewer.  Able to operate various machines.  Learn to use the tools of the trade.

Education
High School Diploma or GED

Experience
Past experience working in water, sewer, and electric would be a plus; CDL

Working Conditions
Outdoors, heat, cold, rain, and snow.  Exposed to risk of injury from electricity, mechnical parts, will be on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Physical Requirements
Sitting, standing, walking, driving, climbing ladders, squatting, kneeling, liefting, carrying up to 50 lbs.  Working long hours both day and night.

Application information
No phone calls.  Please send resume to Troy Utilities, P.O. Box 57, Troy, IN 47588 or email to troyutilities@psci.net.









 

City of Frankfort - Lineman
The City of Frankfort Utilities is looking for skilled journeymen electricians who construct and maintain power circuits, distribution and substations. The qualified applicant will be available for on-call work in addition to regular hours and working under adverse weather conditions. Applicants are required to work in setting and removing power poles and install, remove, inspect repair and perform maintenance on transformers that have several different types of connections, crossarms, wire, insulators, lightning arrestors, capacitors, oil reclosures, guy wires, voltage regulators, ground rods, switches fuses, etc.

QUALIFICATIONS KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES
High school education or equivalent required. Thorough knowledge and familiarity with principles and practices of electric power line construction and maintenance (including electrical substations) required. Strong verbal communications skills necessary in order to deal with a wide range of personalities both inside and outside the organization. Able to make informed immediate decisions in emergency or highly stressful situations. Must qualify for a valid Indiana CDL driver’s license.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
• The physical activity expected is balancing, stooping, crawling, climbing, kneeling, reaching, standing, pushing, pulling, lifting, talking and repetitive motions.
• Must be physically, mentally and psychologically able to perform all of the required duties. Position requires physical strength, finger and limb dexterity, and mobility.
• Must have ability to climb poles and to work poles or in an aerial lift at various heights.
• Must be able to lift weights of up to 90 pounds.

WORKING CONDITIONS
The minimum working conditions require the employee to work both inside and outside, exposed to noise and adverse atmospheric and environmental conditions.

If you meet the above qualifications, please complete an online application by visiting www.frankfort-in.gov or clicking on APPLY or contact City of Frankfort Human Resources at (765) 659-3454.









 

Town of Edinburgh - Journeyman Lineman
Edinburgh Municipal Power and Light currently has an opening for a Journeyman Lineworker. The position is responsible for the proper installation, operation and maintenance of the electric transmission and distribution system and related facilities and equipment. Working as part of a team, the individual will use technical, analytical and interpersonal skills and electrical knowledge to deliver reliable electric service to Edinburgh Municipal Power and Light Department customers. Position is responsible for performing inspections, maintenance, operations and construction work on the substations, transmission, distribution and street lighting systems.

Qualifications required: A high school education or equivalent is required and 4 Years Apprentice Lineworker training through an accredited apprenticeship program. Thorough knowledge and familiarity with principles and practices of electric power line construction, maintenance, and substations is required. Strong verbal communication skills are necessary in order to deal with a wide range of personalities both inside and outside the organization. Must have the ability to make informed immediate decisions in emergency or highly stressful situations. A valid Indiana driver’s license and CDL are required.  A Journey Lineworker ensures all duties and responsibilities of the department and are in compliance with OSHA, IOSHA and Regulatory standards. Compliance with State Board of Accounts Guidelines is necessary.

Interested persons should submit a resume that can be obtained at www.edinburgh.in.us. no later than 12/31/2018 to Human Resources, 107 S Holland St. Edinburgh, IN 46124.









 

Lebanon Utilities - Journeyman Lineworker
Lebanon Utilities currently has an opening for a Journeyman Lineworker. The position, under the direction of the Line Foreman (working as part of a cohesive team), is responsible for the proper installation, operation and maintenance of the electric transmission and distribution system and related facilities and equipment. Working as part of a team, the individual will use technical, analytical, and interpersonal skills and electrical knowledge to deliver reliable electric service to Lebanon Utilities Electric Department customers. Position is responsible for performing inspections, maintenance, operations and construction work on the substations, transmission, distribution and street lighting systems. 

Qualifications required: 
A high school education or equivalent is required and 4 Years Apprentice Lineworker training through an accredited apprenticeship program. Thorough knowledge and familiarity with principles and practices of electric power line construction, maintenance, and substations is required. Strong verbal communication skills are necessary in order to deal with a wide range of personalities both inside and outside the organization. Must have the ability to make informed immediate decisions in emergency or highly stressful situations. A valid Indiana driver's license and CDL are required. A Journey Lineworker ensures all duties and responsibilities of the department are in compliance with OSHA, IOSHA and Regulatory standards. Compliance with State Board of Accounts Guidelines is necessary. 

Interested persons should submit an application, which can be obtained at www.lebanon-utilities.com.  Go to about us at the top of the page and look in the drop-down Career Opportunities. Also, please include a resume with salary history no later than 02/19/2019 to Human Resources, 401 S. Meridian St. Lebanon IN 46052. 








 

Lebanon Utilities - Apprentice Lineworker
Lebanon Utilities currently has an opening for a Lineworker Apprentice. The position, under the direction of the Line Foreman and Journey Lineworkers, employee will receive on the job training to become a Journey Lineworker. Additionally, the employee is expected to enroll, participate, and successfully complete a Lebanon Utility approved and DOL accredited Lineworker Apprentice school. 

Qualifications required: 
High school education or equivalent required, a minimum of 6 months as groundman/ operator. Shows familiarity with principles and practices of electric power line construction, maintenance, and substations required. Strong verbal communication skills necessary in order to deal with a wide range of personalities both inside and outside the organization. Ability to follow directions in emergency or highly stressful situations. A valid Indiana driver's license and CDL required. 

Summary of Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 
Under supervision, constructs, maintains and repairs overhead and underground electrical secondary, distribution and transmission systems including but not limited to: setting towers/poles, stringing new or maintaining existing wire, installing and maintaining; anchors, insulators, transformers, meters, street lights, capacitor banks, cutouts, cross arms, switches, underground cable and associated equipment; as well as trimming trees and brush under all weather conditions and at all hours of day or night. Observes all safety rules and practices, including working on circuits with hot sticks and/ or with rubber protective equipment in aerial lifts or on poles in required safety apparel. Operates and maintains all equipment as required including Digger/Derrick, Aerial Lift truck, forklift, backhoe/tractor, trencher, hydraulic presses, cutters, and tools. Participates in After-hours Service Watch rotation and Emergency Restoration. 

Interested persons should submit an application, which can be obtained at www.lebanon-utilities.com.  Go to about us at the top of the page, in the drop-down Career Opportunities. Also, please include a resume with salary history no later than 02/19/2019 to Human Resources, 401 S. Meridian St. Lebanon IN 46052.