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.

Peru Utilities - Superintendent of Electric Transmission and Distribution
City of Frankfort - Lineman
Town of Veedersburg - Journeyman Lineman
Town of Dublin - Municipal General Maintenance

Indiana Municipal Power Agency - Journeyman Lineman
Indiana Municipal Power Agency - Senior Electric Distribution Engineer

 
Peru Utilities - Superintendent of Electric Transmission and Distribution
Peru Utilities is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Superintendent of Electric Transmission and Distribution. 
 
The position is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Electric Division’s transmission, distribution, and fiber optic facilities.  The ideal candidate would have a four-year technical degree and ten years of experience in the operation and maintenance of electrical transmission and distribution systems, five of which should have been in a supervisory capacity.  Candidates should feel comfortable working in a management environment that promotes employee empowerment and team values.  Peru Utilities is a progressive, nationally recognized multiple service utility organization serving 10,300 electric customers, 4,750 water customers, and 4,800 wastewater customers in North Central Indiana.  Salary range $50,000 - $91,968 plus a competitive benefits package. 
 
Prior to any offer of employment, the candidate must submit to a physical examination, drug test, BMV report, and criminal background check and drug test.
 
Persons interested in this opportunity should submit their resumes to Peru Utilities, 335 E. Canal Street, P.O. Box 67, Peru, Indiana, 46970.  ATTN: Brenda Tillett, Executive Assistant/HR Administrator.  A complete job description is available on the Peru Utilities’ website at www.peruutilities.com.

 
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. Through 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 Veedersburg - Journeyman Lineman
The Town of Veedersburg is looking for a Journeyman Lineman to fill a position with the town's electric department, located in Veedersburg, Indiana.  Qualified candidates should meet the following characteristics:
   1.       Shall be a certified journeyman lineman
   2.       Shall be able to operate all equipment used in the department
   3.       Shall work in a safe manner
   4.       Shall work under the direction of the superintendent or assistance when working with primary or secondary wiring, maintain existing system, tree trimming or replacing poles.
   5.       Shall be able to work in a bucket truck with live-wiring
   6.       Shall know how to efficiently use capacitors, substations, transformers, etc
   7.       Shall know and follow electric codes
   8.       Shall be expected to answer power outage calls when called by the week-end on call person or the council
   9.       Shall be able to hookup dead service and secondary wiring
   10.     Shall be able to provide manual labor when required in getting any and all jobs done

Interested applicants should contact Town Manager Dirk Garriott to apply for the position:

Dirk Garriott
Town Manager - Veedersburg
100 South Main Street 
Veedersburg, IN 47987
T: 765-294-0129
email: townmgr@veedersburg.net
 

Town of Dublin - General Maintenance
The Town of Dublin, Indiana, is looking for an employee who can initially provide routine, general maintenance services, including those services provided by the Town-operated public electric and water utilities, but who is also willing to be elevated at some time in the future to a management position within the Town.

Compensation and Benefits: 
- Pay rate is contingent upon experience and education
- Very attractive health insurance plan (currently employee only pays 8% of own premium)
- Public Employee retirement plan
- Favorable personnel policy, which currently includes paid vacation after one year of service; 5 sick/personal days per year; 11 paid holidays
- On job training, and costs paid for any continuing education required by State

Requirements:
  • - Must have GED/high school diploma, and prefer some electrical, water and/or general maintenance experience
  • - Must have at least a CDL-B endorsement driving license
  • - Must currently reside, or be willing to relocate, within a 5 mile radius of the Town
Duties:
  • - Maintain light and water facilities
  • - Read electric and water meters monthly
  • - Obtain samples for Indiana Board of health as required by state law
  • - Groundskeeping of all town-owned properties
  • - Keep and maintain streets and alleys
  • - Pick up trash weekly and on special clean up days
  • - Maintain mechanical equipment belonging to the Town
  • - Maintain park and playground equipment
  • - Keep daily log of projects/work you assisted in as required by the Superintendent
  • - Contact Police Department and/or Wayne County Animal Control of any stray animals
  • - Carry out other duties as reasonably directed by the Town Superintendent and/or Dublin Town Council
  •  
  • Summary: The Town of Dublin is a close nit family style community, founded in 1830 and located within 2 miles of Cambridge City, Indiana, 25 minutes from Richmond, 1 hour from Indianapolis and Dayton, Ohio, and 1 1/2hours from Cincinnati, OH. People know you by name and say ‘hi’ when they see you. The municipality, which takes care of the Town’s streets, refuse, electric, water and park needs, is known for the longevity of it’s employees, 80% of which have been employed between 17-39 years. The Town is a great community where people can live and thrive. A place for families, retirees and others seeking a quiet, peaceful life and strong sense of community.
To apply for this position:
Please provide a resume of education/experience/jobs you have held, including copies of licenses or certifications that may pertain to the position, along with at least three (3) professional or personal references, to the address below:
Town of Dublin
Attention: Julia McCarty, Town Clerk-Treasurer
PO Box 145
Dublin, IN 47335
Or you may email to: townhall@dublinin.org

Applying for a position with the Town of Dublin does not guarantee employment. All employment positions are “at will”. The Town of Dublin is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer (EEOE).  

 
Indiana Municipal Power Agency - Journeyman Lineman
Indiana Municipal Power Agency, a wholesale electric generating and transmission company headquartered in Carmel, Indiana is looking for a qualified Journeyman Lineman to fill a position in northern Indiana.  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 Plymouth, 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 submit a resume, including professional references and salary history to careers@impa.com or to:
 
Director of Human Resources
Indiana Municipal Power Agency
11610 North College Avenue
Carmel, IN  46032
 

Indiana Municipal Power Agency - Senior Electric Distribution Engineer
Indiana Municipal Power Agency (IMPA), a wholesale electric generating and transmission company, located in Carmel, Indiana, is looking for qualified applicants to fill a Senior Electric Distribution Engineer position. 

Responsibilities include completion of design and analysis projects on electric utility distribution and transmission systems.  These projects cover a spectrum of topics ranging from electrical system performance analysis to substation and circuit design engineering. System performance analysis may involve all aspects of a distribution system, including protective device specification and coordination studies, fault analysis, and power factor correction.  Substation and circuit design projects include equipment specifications, design requirements, and project construction management services.

Successful candidate will be self-motivated, capable of managing a diverse project portfolio, and have excellent communication skills. 

A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and 7-10 years of related technical experience are required.  Professional Engineer registration in Indiana preferred, or obtained within 2 years of hire date.

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:
 
Director of Human Resources
Indiana Municipal Power Agency
11610 North College Avenue
Carmel, IN  46032