Laborer (LRS)

Basin Electric Power Cooperative   Wheatland, WY   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on October 28, 2021
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At Basin Electric, our employees are the heart of our organization. Together with our subsidiary Dakota Gasification Company, we employ more than 1,800 people across multiple Midwestern states. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer an incredible benefits package. Please check our website for the closing dates of these job openings.

Basin Electric Power Cooperative:

• Laborer (LRS) - Wheatland, WY

• Employment Coordinator - Bismarck, ND

• Accounting Administrator - Bismarck, ND

• Superintendent, Fuel & Transportation - Bismarck, ND

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Questions? Call 701-557-5603

Position Title: Laborer (LRS)

Position Purpose: This position is responsible for learning the basic principles of power plant operations, keeping the plant and plant site clean, and performing tasks and services, as needed.

Qualifications: To perform effectively in this position, the incumbent must have the ability to communicate with supervisors and co-workers in both written and verbal forms at a level acquired through successful completion of a high school diploma or equivalent (GED or HSED) and two years of industry-related experience; or a high school diploma or equivalent and two years of equivalent military training/experience; or completion and acquisition of a Certificate of Completion in Power or Process Plant Technology; or an Associates in Applied Science (AAS) in industrial mechanical maintenance, industrial electrical maintenance, industrial instrumentation, welding, or diesel mechanic. The level of education/experience is required so the incumbent has a basic knowledge of production of electricity, the terminology used in a generating station, and a working knowledge of power plant systems, which qualifies the incumbent to enter into in house training which allows the incumbent to qualify for temporary upgrades or be qualified to progress to another level as openings become available. A valid driver’s license is required.

Applicants interested in this opening should go to to apply. Employees must apply through Inside Basin, by clicking on a position and signing into the Infor Application. If you have any questions, please contact LANCE BLUMHAGEN at 701-557-5718.

Basin Electric is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer regarding race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, and veterans status.