Employment Opportunities

Communication Specialist

Beartooth Electric Cooperative (BEC), a rural electric distribution cooperative, is seeking a qualified candidate to fulfill the Communication Specialist position. Great opportunity to join the Beartooth Electric team and live, work and play at the basecamp to the Beartooths!

Work Location: Red Lodge, MT

Employment Status: Full-Time

Drug Test: Required

Background Check: Required

Relocation Benefit: None

Valid Driver's License and satisfactory driving record required.

SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Coordinate and support BEC communication and marketing engagement efforts with employees and Members, using written and electronic communications. Build positive internal and external awareness of BEC and its products and services and promote Cooperative values in our communities.
  • Coordinate BEC online presence, including website and social media platforms; source and curate content; increase online Member engagement through effective communication of initiatives and programs; remain abreast of the latest technology,    services, and platforms.
  • Write, edit and distribute press releases, articles, Board meeting minutes, and other cooperative communications as  directed.
  • Assist with coordination of the Annual Member Meeting; ensure active participation and positive communication of information;  present information as appropriate; respond to Member concerns and inquiries.

 

GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalence certificate in addition to proficiency in corporate communications, typically attained through a bachelor's degree in communications, English,  marketing, or graphic design and one or more years of experience or equivalent experience/education.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat Pro DC, Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.
  • Proficient in writing and editing for print, email, and social channels.
  • Competent with publication layout and design.

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Applicants should send resume and letter of interest to bec@beartoothelectric.com. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the BEC Human Resources department at 406-446-2310.

 

Beartooth Electric offers a competitive salary, benefits, and opportunity for professional growth.


Staking Technician


NorVal Electric Cooperative, based in Glasgow, Montana, is currently accepting resumes for the position of staking technician.  An engineering technology degree, plus a minimum of 5 years of customer service experience; or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge are recommended.
 
The staking technician will help process and prepare work orders, prepare staking sheets for jobs/projects, stake new line, do locating of underground line, keep records of outages, create project quotes and other duties as assigned.  Applicant must have strong communication and organizational skills and strong Microsoft Office skills.
 
Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.  Send resume to: Craig Herbert, General Manager, NorVal Electric Cooperative, Inc., PO Box 951, Glasgow MT 59230, or email to manager@norval.coop.  This position will remain open until filled.