DIspatcher

Dispatcher

Eastern Iowa Light and Power Cooperative has an immediate opening in our Wilton, IA location for a dispatcher.

Providing 24-hour dispatch coverage, this position assists with day-to-day operations of the power distribution system.  Coordinating with engineers, line crew and other personnel to monitor or operate equipment that regulates or distributes electricity.  Obtaining data from instruments or computer to communicate activities such as clearance, switching orders, map locations or emerging weather conditions.

The successful candidate must be: 
High school graduate or the equivalent and possess general understanding of electrical power. Willing to work a rotating schedule of 12-hour days including weekends, evenings and holidays. Communicate clearly and professionally in an environment fluctuating in volume of work and stress. Read and understand Cooperative service area maps and procedural guidelines. Previous dispatch experience a plus, but not required.

Background and pre-employment physical and illegal substance test is required.

If interested in this position, please send your application to: careers@easterniowa.com

or mail to: Human Resources at Eastern Iowa Light and Power Cooperative, PO Box 3003, Wilton, Iowa 52778.  Applications accepted until filled.

Download a job application.

Download a Self ID Compliance.

If you need assistance accessing either form plese contact the Cooperative's Administrative Services Dept., toll free, 1-800-728-1242 or email michelle.walker@easterniowa.com.

Eastern Iowa Light and Power Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/ Females/ Vets/ Disabled