Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives

Powerline Construction Coordinator - Central Iowa Power Cooperative, Cedar Rapids

Date Posted
May 15, 2019
Full Time

Job Details

Central Iowa Power Cooperative (CIPCO) is currently searching for a Powerline Construction Coordinator to join the team in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. This position coordinates and executes operations, maintenance and line construction projects in support of the Cooperative’s transmission system.


  • Assist in the development and coordination of system-wide preventative maintenance and regulatory required programs of the System Operations Department.
  • Perform and coordinate operating and maintenance projects including road moves, switch installations, substation modifications, etc. as may be assigned system-wide.
  • Support System Operations Department staff in technical duties including right-of-way acquisition, drafting, construction inspection, staking, etc. as directed.
  • Coordinates and expedites resources needed for emergency service restoration during major outages.

CIPCO provides its employees with a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Pension plan
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Life Insurance, flexible spending accounts, paid time off, and much more.

CIPCO is a generation and transmission electric cooperative built by member cooperatives and the communities they serve. With a balanced, 24/7 energy portfolio, CIPCO is committed to providing cost-effective, clean, safe, and reliable energy. CIPCO and its 13 members serve over 300,000 Iowans in 58 Iowa counties. CIPCO’s principal place of business is Des Moines, Iowa, with locations in Cedar Rapids, Creston, and Wilton. For more information visit

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Requirements and Critical Success Factors

  • High School diploma or GED with a minimum of 7 years of experience in the electric power industry or equivalent combination of education and experience; technical training and education is preferred.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Planning and organizational skills
  • Strong math skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Working knowledge of accounting, drafting and public relations

Contact Information

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